Sports and Recreation

College Athletics

School
Division        
Programs
Georgia Southern University
Division I
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Cross-Country, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Track & Field, Rifle, Volleyball
Savannah State University
Division I
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Track & Field, Cross-Country, Tennis, Volleyball, Softball, Cheerleading, Golf
Armstrong State University
Division II 
Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Tennis, Softball, Volleyball, Cross-Country, Soccer
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
Division III 
Cross-Country, Equestrian, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field
Individual Schools


Professional Athletics

Team League/Division Sport
Savannah Sand Gnats Minor League, A-level Baseball


Recreational Outlets

Location
Amenities
Bacon Park
Golf, softball, tennis, archery, soccer complex, weightlifting center and Memorial Stadium
Bowles Ford
Lighted, paved .07 mile walking trails surround the 16-acre lake
Charles C. Brooks Sports Complex
Lighted baseball/softball fields and football/soccer fields
Chatham County Aquatic Center
40,000 square feet with 8-lane competition pool, warm-up area, spectator area, pro shop, heated recreation swimming pool, heated 50-meter lap swimming pool
Daffin Park
Baseball, soccer, basketball, tennis, playgrounds, swimming pool, picnic area, lake pavilion and fishing for children
Fernwood/Parkwood Walking Trail
.2 miles of lighted walking trails
Forsyth Park
30-acres bordering the Historic District with tennis courts, playgrounds, fragrant garden and fountain
Joe Tribble Park
51-acre park and 11-acre lake with handicap-accessible parking and .568 miles of paved and lighted sidewalks
Lake Mayer
75-acres with handicap-accessible pavilions, playgrounds, lighted basketball courts, tennis courts, volleyball play areas, lighted hockey rink, fitness courts, dog exercise area, trails, remote-controlled car track, baseball field, fishing, in-line skating, sailing, restrooms and showers
Liberty City Park
.331 miles of paved and lighted walking trails around a 3-acre lake
L. Scott Stell Community Park
Handicap-accessible park with pavilions, lighted basketball and tennis courts, baseball/softball fields, volleyball play area, jogging/bicycle track, fishing, boat ramp, playgrounds, archery range, dog exercise area and restrooms
Mohawk Lake
17-acre lake offers open space and fishing at 1132 Mohawk Street
McQueens Island Trail
6.5 mile walking, jogging and bicycle trail with fitness stations and picnic tables
North to South Corridor Bike Path
Bike path that runs from Habersham Street to Stephenson Avenue to Hodgson Memorial Drive to Edgewater Drive to Hillyer Drive to Dyches Drive to Lorwood Drive to Tibet Avenue to Largo Drive to Windsor Road to Science Drive
Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
Hiking and biking nature trails located on 29,175 acres of federally protected freshwater marshes, tidal rivers and creeks, and bottomland hardwoods
Skidaway Island State Park
500+ acres with camp sites, grills, picnic facilities, swimming pool, nature programs and trails
Tatemville Park
Lighted, paved .07 mile walking trails surround the 20-acre lake
West to East Corridor Bike Path
Bike path that runs from 52nd Street to Ward Street to LaRoche Avenue to the entrance of Savannah State University
Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce