SAVANNAH BATTLECATS ADDED TO ABA RECORD-SETTING EXPANSION
The American Basketball Association (ABA) today announced that the Savannah BattleCats have been added to its record-setting expansion for the upcoming season. “We are very pleased to have Bryan Beaver and Jerald Smith as part of the league,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman. “They both have an incredible amount of experience both on and off the court and should be a great addition to the already powerful Southeast Region.”
The team will be owned by Elite Sports Global Group, LLC, headed by Bryan Beaver CEO and Jerald Smith. Elite is a community focused, sports and entertainment organization dedicated to providing a premier, safe and affordable experience while developing local athletes and supporting the Savannah community.
“As a proud graduate of Savannah State University, we care deeply about the community and civic responsibility,” added Smith. “Our organization is 100% owned and operated with a shared vision of a player-centric men’s club focused on entertainment and innovation and we bring a unique set of values to our team. With over 15 years of basketball team ownership experience, Bryan and I know that hard work and dedication will allow us to deliver the basketball team that Savannah wants and deserves.”