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Sam Crenshaw is a veteran Sports Reporter and television Sports Anchor. The Weekend Morning Host here on CBS Atlanta Radio’s Sports Radio 92-9 The Game, Sam is also a correspondent for Atlanta City TV and Spokesperson for the Sports Image Georgia Sports Marketing Group. Sam is known in the Atlanta community for his knowledge of local athletes and teams as well as his passion for playing tennis.
A Birmingham, AL native, Sam worked at WXIA-TV from September of 1998 until August of 2014. Sam came to 11Alive from WFMY-TV, Gannett’s CBS affiliate in Greensboro, North Carolina where he served as sports anchor/reporter since August of 1991.
Prior to his work at WFMY-TV, Crenshaw was the Sports Director at WRDW-TV in Augusta, Georgia for five years. Crenshaw also served as the anchor for “Black College Sports Today” on ESPN, a weekly program that focuses on athletics at the nation’s historically black universities. Sam also served as sideline reporter and play-by-play voice for college football on ESPN2. A 2003 Emmy Award winner for Best Sports Performer, Crenshaw also hosted Matchpoint Atlanta, a weekly tennis program that aired nationally on Sportsouth and locally on 11Alive. Sam has received the USTA’s Media Excellence Award and serves on the board of USTA Georgia. In addition, Sam has been Sideline Reporter for Atlanta Falcons Radio as well as Sideline Reporter for Georgia State University Panthers Radio.
Sam is a graduate of the University of West Georgia. During his college years, Sam was an announcer at WSB-FM. He also is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. Sam and his wife Phyllis live in Duluth.
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New Therrell Panthers coach Greg Sullivan both told and showed his new team his vision.
The GHSA 2017 football season is fewer than five months away.
The Buford Wolves swept both the boy’s and girl’s state basketball championships Wednesday.
I believe that the Falcons will make it back, and I hope that Brady and Company will be there too.
The High School Power Hour Top 20 Poll is voted on each week by a group of pollsters who follow high school athletics in the Metro Atlanta area… Let’s take a look at Week 8!
As the calendar changes from September to October, the high school Fall sports schedule changes as well. The pace will quicken as the spotlight looks toward the post season. In fact, the playoffs are already underway for…
Sam Crenshaw and the crew break down the High School Top 20 each week! Could Mill Creek hang on to the top spot? Did Roswell move up? Find out here!
Who came out on top for Week 5? Can Mill Creek hold it’s top spot? Find out here!
The High School Power Hour Top 20 Poll is voted on each week by a group of pollsters who follow high school athletics in the…