The end of April marks a big point for many collegiate sports, as most Spring sports would be wrapping up their seasons and going into post-season at this time. However, since the NCAA and the conferences have suspended play, athletes and coaches are trying to stay in contact and abreast of …
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.
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
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.
The Savannah State Tigers (5-25, 2-13 MEAC) traveled to Tallahassee this weekend to take on the Florida A&M Rattlers (19-22, 13-5 MEAC). This was the start of the 2nd half of the conference season for the Tigers. With the Tigers being in last place in the MEAC south, they went on the roa…
Freddie Landers is a junior at Savannah State University from Grayslake, Illinois., and the starting third-baseman for Tiger baseball team. On the season, Landers offensively is averaging .318 at bat with 14 hits, 7 RBI’s and 2 HR’s. Landers defensively has 37 catches, 26 assists and a field…
Senior pitcher Amanda Hallman of Savannah State University was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Softball Player of the Week. The Kennesaw GA native was 2-1 with a 0.75 ERA. She pitched 12.0 innings, giving up two runs (one earned), with only seven hits with 13 strikeouts. Off…
Larry Donail Silmon III is a senior from Chattanooga Tenn., and the starting catcher for Savannah State Tigers’ baseball team. Opening week of the Tigers season, Silmon went 3-5 hitting 2 RBI’s including 2 walks vs Delaware State.
The Savannah State Tiger Baseball team returns to fall practice with expectations of returning to the MEAC Conference tournament after not making it the past two years. The baseball team has majority of the 2017 team returning as only 3 starting spots need to be filled.
The Savannah State University baseball team won its final two games of the fall season over the weekend against the University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie. The Tigers' record for the short fall season was 3-1. The team seems to be synced together and playing to their potential.
Kyle Gerdts had three hits, drove in two runs and scored twice to lead Savannah State to their first Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference win of the season, a 8-7 victory over Bethune-Cookman, in a game played at Tiger Field.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the North Carolina Central Eagles in the first two games of their first home MEAC series of the season and the Tigers were defeated in both games (10-1 in the first, 19-1 in the second.)
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the Mount St. Mary’s University Mountaineers on Thursday in the first game of a three game series on Thursday and the Tigers won the contest 9-1.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers on Friday and it took extra innings but the Tigers pulled out a 6-5 victory over the Mountaineers.
On a warm sunny evening, the Savannah State Tigers hosted Alabama A&M Bulldogs for a four game series. The Tigers expected bounced back after a lost to Kennesaw State this past Wednesday.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team successfully completed a three game sweep on Sunday against the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights by winning the contest 10-9.
The Tigers played their second straight game against Farleigh Dickinson on Saturday afternoon. They defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 3-2.
On a sunny day, the Savannah State Baseball team hosted the Fairleigh Dickson Knights baseball team for their season opener at Tigers Baseball Field.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team traveled to Florida A&M University to take on the Rattlers in a MEAC conference doubleheader and after losing game one 11-3 the Tigers bounced back in game two to win the contest 10-5 and end a ten game losing streak.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team welcomed the North Florida Ospreys to Tiger Field on Wednesday for a non conference matchup and the Tigers were defeated 7-3.
Mendez Elder is a senior mass communications student who plays outfield for the Savannah State University baseball team. Elder has been starting all four years in college. He is currently ranked 26th overall in doubles in NCAA Division 1 baseball.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team traveled to Longwood University on Sunday to take on the Lancers in the third and final game of a weekend series and the Tigers were defeated 7-6 suffering a sweep for the series.
The Savannah State Tigers traveled to Longwood University on Saturday to take on the Lancers in a non conference doubleheader and the Tigers were defeated in both games (9-4 in Game 1) (6-5 in Game 2).
Over the past weekend the Tigers faced the Wildcats of Bethune Cookman. Saturday in a double header the team loss 2 back to back games with a score of 7-12 and 0-3.
The Savannah State Tigers entered the 2016 season with high expectations and were expected to compete as one of the best teams in the Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) conference but things have not gone according to plan so far.
On Saturday the Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the North Carolina A&T Aggies in a weekend MEAC Conference matchup and despite losing game one 7-5, the Tigers rebounded successfully in game two to win 3-2.
The game began with the Rattlers taking a commanding 6-0 lead in the first inning. The first pair of runs came in on a 2RBI triple. That was followed by to back RBI base hit singles and a 2RBI single.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the Florida A&M Rattlers in a MEAC conference doubleheader matchup on Saturday and the Tigers lost game one 7-2 but bounced back in game 2 by winning a 2-1 nail biter.
After losing five games straight, the Tigers traveled to Atlanta to take on the Georgia State Panthers in their contest on Wednesday. Jonathan Moore led the offense going 3-for-4 with 2 RBIs and 2 runs.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds on Sunday and the Tigers won the contest 3-2 to avoid being swept in the weekend series.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the St. Bonaventure Bonnies in the final game of a four game series on Sunday and the Tigers were 9-2 and three out four games in the series.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the St. Bonaventure Bonnies in the second and third games of a four game series on Saturday and the Tigers split the doubleheader with the Bonnies by winning the second game of the day 7-1 after losing the first one 10-1.
The 2016 Savannah State baseball regular season officially started on Friday when the Tigers hosted the St. Bonaventure Bonnies in first game of a four game series. However, the Tigers lost the contest 7-4.
The Savannah State Tigers baseball team hosted the Jackson State Tigers in a non-conference matchup on Tuesday and defeated Jackson State 18-7 in a contest that included Savannah State scoring 14 runs on 10 hits in the fifth inning.
While Savannah State students will be asked to leave the school’s campus as the semester end, student athletes from the baseball, softball and track and field teams will remain behind to participate in upcoming Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) tournaments.