About Akiem Bailum
Akiem Bailum - Sports Editor Fall 2014 - Spring 2015. Journalism major with a concentration in telecommunications. Class of 2015. Before becoming sports editor at The Signal, Akiem began his writing career at Georgia State in 2012. After a brief absence, he returned to The Signal in 2014. Akiem has covered Georgia State sports events on site for football, volleyball, basketball and softball games. His advice for future sports writers is to cover more than major sports and to attend as many events in person as possible. When away from the court or the field, Akiem's interests include studying the radio industry.

Sand volleyball falls at AVCA

May 5, 2015 Akiem BailumAkiem Bailum

Georgia State sand volleyball’s season came to a close this weekend at Gulf Shores, Alabama with losses to the Pepperdine Waves and Stetson Hatters on the first day of the tournament Friday. The Panthers lost […]

2015 AVCA Nationals preview

May 1, 2015 Akiem BailumAkiem Bailum

Georgia State sand volleyball completed its third regular season in its short history — one that saw the Panthers finish with a record of 18-1 and earn a selection as one of eight teams in […]

Panthers win two of three at home vs. ULM

April 27, 2015 Akiem BailumAkiem Bailum

Georgia State softball’s final home series of the season end in victory over the University of Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks. The Panthers won a Friday doubleheader at the Heck Softball Complex, claiming the series two games to […]

Women’s tennis title defense falls short

April 21, 2015 Akiem BailumAkiem Bailum

At the Sun Belt women’s tennis tournament in New Orleans, Louisiana, Georgia State women’s tennis’ title defense fell short in the semifinals with a 4-3 loss to the UT-Arlington Mavericks. The Panthers earned a 4-0 […]

Wells’ record-breaking season continues

April 21, 2015 Akiem BailumAkiem Bailum

Headlining Georgia State’s track and field showing at the Georgia Tech Invitational, sophomore LaPorscha Wells established another school record with a 59.31 meter performance in the hammer throw. The mark also earned her the top […]

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