by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - The Georgia College & State University baseball program held its annual professional scout day (Oct. 20) at John Kurtz Field. This event allows Bobcat baseball players to showcase their abilities to professional scouts.
Players show off their running, throwing and batting skills in different segments. Pitchers even throw live against hitters during the annual scout event.
The GCSU Department of Athletics, winners of the 2008-09 PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Sign up at Twitter.com username GCSUSID for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCSUBobcats.com to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame.