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Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 07, 2022

McKithen Wins Player of the Week Award Florida Atlantic defensive back Justin McKithen took home Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week honors following a strong performance in a 43-13 league win over Charlotte, including a 63-yard interception return for a touchdown on August 27. McKithen collected a tipped pass and saw nothing but green grass down the Florida Atlantic … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Jordan Chiles, Shilese Jones, and Konnor McClain Won The Top Three Spots in the Senior All-Around Competition

By Savannah Tribune | September 07, 2022

Black girl magic reigned at the 2022 U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Florida as Jordan Chiles, Shilese Jones, and Konnor McClain won the top three spots in the senior all-around competition. The trio made history as the first three Black female gymnasts to sweep the podium. “It’s so unreal,” said McClain in an interview with NBC Sports. “I’m still in shock … Continue reading “Jordan Chiles, Shilese Jones, and Konnor McClain Won The Top Three Spots in the Senior All-Around Competition”

SSU Opens Volleyball Season

By Savannah Tribune | September 07, 2022

The Savannah State volleyball team opened their 2022 season on September 3 by traveling to Brunswick to play Point and Coastal Georgia in a trimatch. The Lady Tigers lost to Point by scores of 25- 13, 25-20 and 25-17. Destinee Langston had nine kills, Jesse Grubesic had nine assists and Kloe Ludy had 12 digs. SSU also fell to Coastal … Continue reading “SSU Opens Volleyball Season”

SSU Homecoming Edition will be Wed., October 5th. The Deadline to submit your info is Fri., September 30th!

By Savannah Tribune | September 07, 2022

Her combined eight-rotation 112.750 beat out all competition for the night’s biggest prize, and she added balance beam gold (28.900) along the way, USA Gymnastics reported. Jones of Auburn, Washington, finished a close second with a 112.000, while Chiles of Spring, Texas, finished third (111.900). “This is the legacy of Gabby Douglas, Simone Biles, Dominique Dawes and so many other … Continue reading “SSU Homecoming Edition will be Wed., October 5th. The Deadline to submit your info is Fri., September 30th!”