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Tuskegee announces passing of tennis coach Ernest Grant

December 21, 2019

Contact: Michael Tullier, APR, Office of Communications, Public Relations and Marketing

Ernest Grant, Tuskegee Athletics logoTuskegee University announces the passing of Ernest Grant, who most recently served as head coach of the Golden Tigers men’s and women’s tennis teams. He died on Friday, Dec. 20.

“The entire Tuskegee family extends our heartfelt condolences to his family, relatives, friends, student-athletes, and the many colleagues he worked with as a member of the Tuskegee University Athletic Department.,” said President Lily D. McNair.

The university awaits information from the Grant family regarding final arrangements. Those details will be shared when available.

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