2017 GC Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Set for Friday

External photo of Georgia College's Magnolia Ballroom.


MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The newest class for the Georgia College Athletics Hall of Fame has been named, and Bobcat Nation is ready for this year’s induction ceremony Friday, Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. in Magnolia Ballroom.

The class features three individual members as well as a first for the GC Athletics Hall of Fame with a team induction. Softball’s Keidra (Baitey) Ward, gymnastics’ Janelle Tucker and the school’s first Athletic Director Floyd Anderson will join the 1981 NAIA National Championship Colonial Gymnastics Team to receive GC Athletics’ top honors.

The reception will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres and is free and open to the public, but donations will be welcome that evening to the GC Athletics Student Scholarship Fund.

To RSVP for the event, contact Athletics Administrative Assistant Patti Weimer at 478-445-6341.

Those unable to attend can watch the live stream of the induction ceremony on the Bobcat Broadcast Network by visiting www.Youtube.com/gcsubobcatsid/live .

The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 11 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, Bobcat Athletics prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the teams' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Sign up at @GCBobcats on social media for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit GCBobcats.PhotoReflect.com to purchase photo prints from home athletic contests.