Join the South Georgia Chapter of the University of Georgia Alumni Association for an evening alumni mixer with Loran Smith (ABJ ’62) at the home of Rankin Smith Jr. (ABJ ’71) in his trophy room on Tuesday, August 22.
This event costs $10 per person and includes hors d’oeuvres and a drink ticket. This is sure to be a wonderful evening, full of Bulldog spirit as Loran shares stories from his time at UGA, and is the perfect way to get excited for the upcoming football season!
Loran Smith (ABJ ’62), longtime Georgia football sideline reporter and former executive director of the Georgia Bulldog Club, began his legacy as the MVP and captain of the UGA track team. Smith has spent most of his professional life at UGA and has held a variety of positions, including assistant sports information director, business manager, and member of the Athletic Association’s Development Office.
He has also served as executive producer of the football coach’s television show, packager of the game radio broadcasts, host of the Mark Richt post-game locker room show and continues to serve as co-host of the pre-game Tailgate Show. Smith has been a prolific author penning a regular column in the Athens Banner Herald and has written a number of books including: “Glory, Glory,” “Dooley’s Dawgs,” and “Between the Hedges.”