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Dennis Knight

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Savannah, GA, United States

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Recent articles by Dennis:

Benedictine’s Balbo finding his niche as top bass fisherman

A.J Balbo grew up near the water and fell in love with fishing early on from taking trips with his father on the family boat and seeking out redfish, trout and sheepshead — popular salt water game fish in our area.The rising junior at Benedictine also loves baseball, where he’s a pitcher and first baseman, and football, where he plays for the Cadets as a wide receiver.When the family moved to… → Read More

Savannah community mourns the loss of LaTanya ’Taye’ Williams

The Savannah community was devastated after hearing about the recent death of LaTanya Williams. The 17-year-old rising junior from Beach High was shot and → Read More

Savannah community mourns the loss of LaTanya “Taye” Williams

The Savannah community was devastated after hearing about the recent death of LaTanya Williams. The 17-year-old rising junior from Beach High was shot and → Read More

Savannah State football looks to fill hole in schedule after Morehouse cancels season

The coronavirus pandemic continued to affect the Savannah State football program from afar on Friday as Morehouse College, an HBCU in Atlanta, announced → Read More

Georgia COVID-19 cases increase by 1,900 since Thursday; Chatham cases reach 1,044

Georgia’s confirmed-case count for COVID-19 rose by 1,900 since Thursday to reach 72,995 by 3 p.m. on Friday, June 26, while the statewide death → Read More

Bradwell sprinter Shamar Rose signs with Mississippi State

Shamar Rose grew up in Jamaica, home to many of the top sprinters in the world -- including Usain Bolt, the world record holder in the 100 and 200 meters. → Read More

GHSA approves shot clock in basketball

The pace of the game in high school basketball is set to pick up in the next few years after the Georgia High School Association voted to implement a 30- → Read More

Local players return to the field for FCA All-Star Baseball Classic

The results of All-Star games always take a back seat to the meaning of playing in the events – and that was certainly the case Monday night in the → Read More

Benedictine alum Mike Kearse, AKA ’Murse Mike’ goes viral after meeting Magic Johnson on Jimmy Kimmel appearance

During his high school days at Benedictine, Mike Kearse was known for his toughness in the trenches as a defensive lineman in football and on the mat as a → Read More

Stars shine bright in memorable final round at Harbour Town

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Soft course conditions gave the best players in the world the chance to go pin stalking all week long at Harbour Town → Read More

Male Athlete of the Year: Gavin Stewart, Benedictine

As the youngest sibling in the Stewart clan, Gavin Stewart started his prep career at Benedictine with a lot to live up to.His older brother Brad became a → Read More

Savannah’s Harman looking for consistency at RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — After climbing the leaderboard at the RBC Heritage on moving day, Savannah’s Brian Harman dropped back with a disappointing finish as he bogeyed the final two holes Saturday.Harman still carded a 2-under-par 69, but was left thinking he let a chance slip away at Harbour Town Golf Links. The University of Georgia and Savannah Christian graduate sits at 7-under par after… → Read More

Savannah’s Brian Harman shoots great round to make cut at RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — It was a strange day at the RBC Heritage Friday, as inclement weather and the news that Nick Watney withdrew from the → Read More

Female Athlete of the Year: Kayla Gholar, Richmond Hill

Kayla Gholar came to Richmond Hill as a naturally talented runner, and under coach Levi Sybert the past four years she has become a student of the game.As → Read More

High school baseball returns to Savannah for FCA All-Star Classic on Monday

Players and coaches have looked forward to the Savannah Fellowship of Christian Athletes All-Star Baseball Classic since its inception in 2016. The end-of- → Read More

As a father, coach and mentor, Rob DeLoach impacts Savannah community

Rob DeLoach has been one of the most visible fathers in the Savannah sports scene over the last decade, helping raise a family that includes daughter Taylor, who has had a standout track and field career at Ohio State; son Kalen, a rising sophomore linebacker at Florida State; and his youngest son Jalen, a talented basketball player with several Division I offers.This Father’s Day on Sunday will… → Read More

Savannah’s Brian Harman scraps to round under par at RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Savannah’s Brian Harman was cruising along Thursday at the RBC Heritage. The Savannah Christian and University of Georgia graduate started on the difficult back nine at Harbour Town and made the turn at 2-under par.But his first hiccup of the tournament came on the par-5 second hole (Harman’s 11th), when he expressed his disgust with his tee shot almost at impact. He… → Read More

Savannah Country Day’s Lamar Kirkley wins Teacher of the Year award

Savannah Country Day’s Lamar Kirkley was recently honored for his work with students and athletes as the recipient of the 2020 Teacher of the Year → Read More

Savannah Country Day’s Lamar Kirkley wins Teacher of the Year award

Savannah Country Day’s Lamar Kirkley was recently honored for his work with students and athletes at SCD as the recipient of the 2020 Teacher of the Year Award. The award was sponsored by Grainger Nissan and presented by the Exchange Club of Savannah.Kirkley was a standout basketball player at Armstrong State in his playing days and has coached a bit of everything during his 45-year career at… → Read More

Brian Harman comes home to play RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Savannah native Brian Harman grew up following the RBC Heritage closely — attending the tournament with his family → Read More