Blue Tops Orange in Savannah State Spring Football Game
To help students wind down from a hectic school year and to create a relaxed environment ahead of finals, Savannah State Athletics is hosting the “Relaxation Station” for its student athletes.
As Savannah State University Athletics makes its transition to the second division of college sports, many coaches and student athletes have mixed feelings about the inevitable transition.
Covering Savannah State University Athletics has been an honor and amazing opportunity for me. Meeting and interviewing coaches and players and forming friendships has made me feel comfortable along my journey through the university and in my degree.
Savannah State softball dropped to Alabama State on April 23 by scoring 3-6 at the Lady Tiger Field. The pitchers of the game were Savannah State's Faith Dickerson and Alabama State, Justine Jean.
The lady Tigers have kicked off a successful season on behalf of the University. Pictured above batting is #11, Destiny Beckham, a Freshman outfielder from Stone Mountain, Georgia.
This picture displays the raw emotion and relationship between Head Coach Shawn Quinn and Running Back, Chris Scott captured Apr 5th, 2019 at Savannah State’s 2019 Spring Football Camp kicking off March 28th. The Tigers have dived headfirst into tacking the fundamentals of this beloved sport…
The Savannah State University softball team fell 5-4 to the Presbyterian College Blue Hose at home on Tuesday afternoon in eight innings of play. The Lady Tigers are now 1-14.
The Savannah State University Athletics Department announced Shawn Quinn would stay in his position as head coach of the football team on March 7.
Since Fall 2010, the Savannah State University basketball teams have seen their share of ups and downs with the Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference.
On March 9, Savannah State came in third at the meet with 90 points, defeated by Florida A&M University and Benedict College, at the track and field meet at T.A. Wright Stadium.
The Savannah State University men’s basketball team traveled away from Tiger Arena to contest their skills against Delaware State University and University of Maryland Eastern Shore over the weekend, winning both games with a score of 76-73 and 68-63 respectively.
On Monday night, the Savannah State University men's basketball team was defeated by North Carolina Central University in Tiger Arena. The Tigers fell short by 4 points, ending the game with a score of 78-82.
The New Orleans Saints entered Thursday’s Week 13 match up vs. the Dallas Cowboys with the NFL’s most-high octane offense averaging a league-high 36.9 points per game and as a (+8) point differential favorite going into the contest.
He had swum for 157 days around the entire coastline of Great Britain, but as Ross Edgley approached the finish of his epic adventure, he was energized by something "special" in the water.
The Savannah State Women’s basketball team tipped off its season on Tuesday night with a 155-26 win over Wesleyan College. The Lady Tigers were unstoppable on offense and impenetrable on defense as the defended their home court.
Saturday was an eventful day as the Savannah State Tigers celebrated their 2018 Homecoming by beating Norfolk State University 32-3. A crowd of 7,812 fans showed up and showed out in support of the Tigers!
The Atlanta Falcons have the best receiving core in the NFL. The 2018 season opener pitted the team against Super Bowl Champs, the Philadelphia Eagles, after the Falcons lost to the Eagles during the NFC Championship.
As he prepares for his last season on the Savannah State University football team, senior safety Donald Rutledge says he plans to pursue a professional career in football whether on the field or coaching.
Savannah State University has had multiple individuals that not only graduated with their degrees, but who also became known as professional athletes.
Savannah, Ga.- The Savannah State volleyball team (2-14) defeated North Carolina Central University Eagles at home 3-1(25-23,25-22, 15-25, 25-15.) in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
The Savannah State University women's volleyball team hosted Georgia Southern University on Tuesday, Oct. 2. in Tiger Arena. The Eagles won 3-1 (25-15, 25-18, 23-25,25-17) against the Lady Tigers.
The Savannah State University women's volleyball team (1-12) fell to the South Carolina State women's volleyball team on Friday, Sept. 29. The Bulldogs won, 3 to 0 (25-20, 25-13, 25-23) against the Lady Tigers.
Despite hopes to secure the first win of the season, the SSU Tigers fell to the Bethune-Cookman University for the home opener Sep. 29, at Ted Wright Stadium.
Savannah, Ga.- The Savannah State University women's volleyball team Lady Tigers (0-5) lost their first home game, 3 to 1 (21-25, 25-23, 15-25, 13-25), on Wednesday, Sept. 5, to The Citadel.
Kyle McGowin, a Savannah State University pitcher who graduated in 2014 has been called up from the minor leagues to make his debut with the Washington Nationals.
On Aug. 27, Savannah State University Athletics Director Sterling Steward announced he was resigning from his position to join the University of Alaska Fairbanks as the athletic director, effective Sept. 28, 2018. Tiger’s Roar sat down with Steward after the announcement to discuss his decis…
Serena Williams made headlines again this summer, not just for her accomplishments but for her choice of competitive sportswear. Williams chose to wear a black catsuit to competition in June’s French Open, sparking controversy in a variety of circles.
The Savannah State University Tigers lost their season opener at an away game against the University of Alabama Birmingham Blazer's at Legion Field on Aug. 30, in a 52-0 shutout.
The 2018 Savannah State Tigers held their fall scrimmage on Aug. 18 at the Theodore A. Wright Stadium, giving fans a glimpse of what this season will bring. The Tigers' intrasquad scrimmage showcased the progress the team has made since summer camp.
Marcus Troy Mitchell was Born May 6, 1996 and is from Marietta Georgia. At Savannah State, Mitchell studies Mass Communications and play First Base for The Tigers baseball team. Mitchell Post college plans is to have a career in sports radio or broadcasting
It’s been a glorious journey for the Lady Tigers, and especially the Seniors. Four Seniors Brianna Harris, Shelby Eccles, Amanda Hallman and Drea Lesure were all honored before Sunday's game against North Carolina A&T.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team will face off in conference play against the North Carolina Central Eagles this weekend, April 28 and 29. This will be the Tigers' Senior Weekend, as it will be the final home games played at Tiger Field this season.