• GC Athletics Puts 90 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 27, 2011
    GC Athletics Puts 90 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll MARTINEZ, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 90 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2010-11 academic year.
  • Former Bobcat Pirkle Reports to Tri-City
    June 21, 2011
    Former Bobcat Pirkle Reports to Tri-City PASKO, Wash. – Former Georgia College baseball standout Richard Pirkle (2007-11) was recently drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the MLB First-Year Player Draft, and has reported to his minor league assignment.
  • Former Bobcat Pirkle Chosen in MLB Draft
    June 08, 2011
    Former Bobcat Pirkle Chosen in MLB Draft SEACAUCUS, N.J. – The “Nightmare from Norcross” will now be giving professional pitchers sleepless nights. Senior catcher Richard Pirkle (Norcross, Ga.) of the Georgia College baseball team was chosen by the Colorado Rockies Wednesday in the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Pirkle was chosen in the 35th round with pick 1,068.
  • GC Baseball’s Funk Named All-American by NCBWA
    June 06, 2011
    GC Baseball’s Funk Named All-American by NCBWA DALLAS – Junior shortstop Tanner Funk (Kearney, Mo.) of the Georgia College baseball team was named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Division II All-America teams, the organization announced recently. Funk picked up a spot on the first team, the only Peach Belt Conference (PBC) player to do so.
  • Funk, Ward Named All-American by ABCA
    June 03, 2011
    Funk, Ward Named All-American by ABCA CARY, N.C. – Junior shortstop Tanner Funk (Kearney, Mo.) and senior outfielder Shawn Ward (Evans, Ga.) of the Georgia College baseball team were named to the Rawlings/American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Division II All-America teams, the organization announced recently.
  • GC’s Funk Named All-America Honorable Mention by Daktronics
    June 02, 2011
    GC’s Funk Named All-America Honorable Mention by Daktronics BROOKINGS, S.D. – Junior shortstop Tanner Funk (Kearney, Mo.) of the Georgia College baseball team was named Daktronics Division II All-America Honorable Mention, the organization announced Saturday.
  • Fifth Bobcat Professional Baseball Update
    June 02, 2011
    Fifth Bobcat Professional Baseball Update MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – This is the fifth update on former Georgia College student-athletes working their way through the world of professional baseball.
  • GC Baseball’s Parson PBC Academic Honorable Mention
    May 26, 2011
    GC Baseball’s Parson PBC Academic Honorable Mention MARTINEZ, Ga. – Georgia College baseball’s senior relief pitcher Ryan Parson (Madison, Ga.) was named an honorable mention to the 2011 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Baseball All-Academic Team, the conference office announced recently.
  • Bobcat Baseball Gets Three NCBWA Region Honorees
    May 25, 2011
    Bobcat Baseball Gets Three NCBWA Region Honorees WILSON, N.C. – The Georgia College baseball team put three players on the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) All-Southeast Region teams, the organization announced recently.
  • Fourth Bobcat Professional Baseball Update
    May 25, 2011
    Fourth Bobcat Professional Baseball Update MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – This is the fourth update on former Georgia College student-athletes working their way through the world of professional baseball.
  • Three Baseball Bobcats Take Daktronics All-Region Slots
    May 24, 2011
    Three Baseball Bobcats Take Daktronics All-Region Slots BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Georgia College baseball team put three players on the Daktronics All-Southeast Region teams, the organization announced recently.
  • GC’s Ward, Funk, Guinane Named All-Region
    May 23, 2011
    GC’s Ward, Funk, Guinane Named All-Region MT. PLEASANT, Mich – The Georgia College baseball team put three players on the Rawlings/American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) All-Southeast Region Teams, the organization announced recently.
  • McKay Takes Final Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    May 17, 2011
    McKay Takes Final Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior second baseman Luke McKay (Augusta, Kan.) of the Georgia College baseball team (35-17) was named the final Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the 2010-11 season for his efforts during the week ending May 15. This marks the first such honor for McKay and the fourth for the Bobcat Baseball team this season.
  • Third Bobcat Professional Baseball Update
    May 12, 2011
    Third Bobcat Professional Baseball Update MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – This is the third update on former Georgia College student-athletes working their way through the world of professional baseball.
  • #15 Bobcat Baseball’s Ward a Semifinalist for Tino Martinez Award
    May 10, 2011
    #15 Bobcat Baseball’s Ward a Semifinalist for Tino Martinez Award MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College baseball’s senior rightfielder Shawn Ward (Evans, Ga.) was announced Monday as a semifinalist for the Tino Martinez Award as Division II Player of the Year.
  • GC Baseball Falls to FMU 6-2, Eliminated from PBC Tournament
    May 09, 2011
    GC Baseball Falls to FMU 6-2, Eliminated from PBC Tournament COLUMBUS, Ga. – The road to the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Championship came to an abrupt halt Tuesday for Georgia College baseball (35-17), as the Bobcats lost 6-2 to regular-season champion Francis Marion University (37-13) on day two of tournament action.
  • GC Baseball Surrenders 8-4 Loss to UNC Pembroke at PBC Tourney
    May 08, 2011
    GC Baseball Surrenders 8-4 Loss to UNC Pembroke at PBC Tourney COLUMBUS, Ga. – The 2011 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament opened with an 8-4 loss Sunday for Georgia College (35-15), as a late surge helped UNC Pembroke (39-10) pull out a first-round victory at historic Golden Field.
  • Ward Leads Bobcat Four on All-PBC List
    May 08, 2011
    Ward Leads Bobcat Four on All-PBC List COLUMBUS, Ga. – Rightfielder Shawn Ward (Evans, Ga.) was named the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Co-Player of the Year Saturday night at the PBC Baseball Awards Banquet, joining three other Bobcats in taking home All-PBC honors.
  • #15 GC Baseball Owns Fifth Slot in Region Poll
    May 04, 2011
    #15 GC Baseball Owns Fifth Slot in Region Poll INDIANAPOLIS – The No. 15 Georgia College baseball team (35-15) jumped from eighth to fifth in the most recent NCAA Southeast Region Rankings, the NCAA announced Wednesday.
  • Funk Chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    May 03, 2011
    Funk Chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior shortstop Tanner Funk (Kearney, Mo.) of the No. 15 Georgia College baseball team (35-15) was chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the Week ending May 1. This marks the first such honor for Funk and the third for Bobcat baseball this season.
  • #15 GC Baseball Among PBC Tournament Field
    May 02, 2011
    #15 GC Baseball Among PBC Tournament Field MARTINEZ, Ga. – The No. 15 Georgia College baseball team (35-15) took the No. 2-seed in the Peach Belt Conference West Division, and has learned their fate for the upcoming PBC Tournament. The Bobcats will take on East No. 3-seed UNC Pembroke (38-10) Sunday, May 8 at 9 a.m. in Columbus, Ga. at Golden Park.
  • Late Rallies Send #19 Bobcats Past #14 AASU in Sweep
    April 30, 2011
    Late Rallies Send #19 Bobcats Past #14 AASU in Sweep MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Relying on a pair of late rallies, the No. 19 Georgia College baseball team (35-15, 15-9 PBC) swept a doubleheader from No. 19 Armstrong Atlantic (33-15, 14-10 PBC) 6-5 and 6-2 Saturday at John Kurtz Field. The Bobcats pull of the series sweep from the Pirates thanks to a win Friday night as well.
  • Pirkle Wins Kurtz Award, Smashes Homer in 6-1 Bobcat Win
    April 29, 2011
    Pirkle Wins Kurtz Award, Smashes Homer in 6-1 Bobcat Win MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior catcher Richard Pirkle (Norcross, Ga.) was announced prior to the game as the John Kurtz Award recipient, then promptly powered a 6-1 win for No. 19 Georgia College baseball (33-15, 13-9 PBC) over No. 14 Armstrong Atlantic (33-13, 14-8 PBC) at Kurtz Field Friday night.
  • Bobcat Baseball Ranks Among Nation’s Best in Multiple Categories
    April 29, 2011
    Bobcat Baseball Ranks Among Nation’s Best in Multiple Categories MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College baseball team (32-15, 12-9 PBC) is in the top echelon of many statistical categories in the NCAA National Rankings, both team and individual.
  • Bobcat Baseball Moves Up in National Poll, Stays Put in Region
    April 27, 2011
    Bobcat Baseball Moves Up in National Poll, Stays Put in Region MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College baseball team (32-15, 12-9 PBC) used a mid-week victory over Valdosta State University (18-21), along with a 3-1 series win over Erskine College (27-21) to propel up multiple national polls.
  • Pettepher Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    April 26, 2011
    Pettepher Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior righthander Eric Pettepher (Gordon, Ga.) of the No. 19 Georgia College baseball team (32-15, 12-9 PBC) was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 24. This is the first such honor for Pettepher and the second for Bobcat baseball this season.
  • Miracle League Day at John Kurtz Field: A Day to Remember
    April 26, 2011
    Miracle League Day at John Kurtz Field: A Day to Remember MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 21 Georgia College baseball team (32-15, 12-9 PBC) and head coach Tom Carty were pleased to host Miracle League Day Saturday, April 23 at John Kurtz Field.
  • Second Bobcat Professional Baseball Update for 2011
    April 26, 2011
    Second Bobcat Professional Baseball Update for 2011 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – This is the second update on former Georgia College student-athletes working their way through the world of professional baseball.
  • #19 GC Baseball Falls at Erskine, 7-5
    April 25, 2011
    #19 GC Baseball Falls at Erskine, 7-5 DUE WEST, S.C. – No. 19 Georgia College baseball (32-15) couldn’t respond to another late surge from Erskine College (27-21) Monday, falling 7-5. The loss ends an eight-game win streak for the Bobcats.
  • #21 Bobcat Baseball Sweeps Flying Fleet off Their Feet, 9-8 and 7-0
    April 23, 2011
    #21 Bobcat Baseball Sweeps Flying Fleet off Their Feet, 9-8 and 7-0 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 21 Georgia College baseball team (32-14) won both big and little in a doubleheader over Erskine College (26-21) 9-8 and 7-0 Saturday at John Kurtz Field.
  • #21 Bobcat Baseball Grounds Flying Fleet, 4-3
    April 22, 2011
    #21 Bobcat Baseball Grounds Flying Fleet, 4-3 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – In a battle of high-powered offenses the pitchers ruled, as No. 21 Georgia College (30-14) edged Erskine College (26-19) 4-3 at John Kurtz Field Friday night. Senior righty Eric Pettepher (Gordon, Ga.) went the distance for his second complete-game victory of the season.
  • Fourth Annual Eggstravanganza is Big Success
    April 22, 2011
    Fourth Annual Eggstravanganza is Big Success MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Athletics Department paired with baseball to host an Easter Egg Hunt Sunday, April 17 following the Bobcats 9-5 win over the University of Montevallo.
  • #21 GC Baseball Reshuffles Schedule this Week
    April 21, 2011
    #21 GC Baseball Reshuffles Schedule this Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 21 Georgia College baseball team (29-14, 12-9 PBC) and head coach Tom Carty have announced a few changes to this week’s schedule.
  • Bobcat Baseball Among Nation and Region Best
    April 20, 2011
    Bobcat Baseball Among Nation and Region Best MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College baseball team (29-14, 12-9 PBC) and head coach Tom Carty have kept spots in two of the three national polls released this week, and have earned a slot in the first NCAA Southeast Regional Rankings. GC ranks No. 21 in the country and No. 8 in the region.
  • #21 GC Baseball Wins in Thriller, 6-5
    April 19, 2011
    #21 GC Baseball Wins in Thriller, 6-5 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 21 Georgia College baseball team (29-14) got its second walk-off win in three games, topping Valdosta State University (18-21) 6-5 Tuesday at John Kurtz Field. Designated hitter Ikaika Anderson (Austell, Ga.) pulled a bounding ball through the left side to plate the winning run.
  • #24 Bobcat Baseball “Buddies” Help Out at Miracle Day
    April 19, 2011
    #24 Bobcat Baseball “Buddies” Help Out at Miracle Day MACON, Ga. – The Georgia College baseball team (28-14, 12-9 PBC) and head coach Tom Carty took some time out of the baseball season to go serve as “Buddies” for the Miracle League games this past Friday night.
  • #24 GC Baseball Tops Montevallo 9-5 for Series Sweep
    April 17, 2011
    #24 GC Baseball Tops Montevallo 9-5 for Series Sweep MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 24 Georgia College baseball team (28-14, 12-9 PBC) stays in the hunt in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) West Division thanks to a three-game sweep of the University of Montevallo (18-23, 6-15 PBC), capped by Sunday’s 9-5 victory at John Kurtz Field.
  • #24 GC Baseball Wins Big and Little in Sweep of Montevallo, 15-9 and 8-7
    April 16, 2011
    #24 GC Baseball Wins Big and Little in Sweep of Montevallo, 15-9 and 8-7 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – No. 24 Georgia College baseball (27-14, 11-9 PBC) got two big Peach Belt Conference (PBC) wins Saturday at John Kurtz Field, taking out the University of Montevallo (18-22, 6-14 PBC) 15-9 and 8-7.
  • First Bobcat Baseball Profession Update for 2011
    April 15, 2011
    First Bobcat Baseball Profession Update for 2011 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The time has come again for Major League Baseball (MLB) and three Georgia College student-athletes are working their way up the MLB ranks.
  • #24 GC Baseball to Serve as Miracle League “Buddies” Friday
    April 14, 2011
    #24 GC Baseball to Serve as Miracle League “Buddies” Friday MACON, Ga. – As part of their ongoing relationship with the Macon Miracle League, the No. 24 Georgia College baseball team (24-14, 9-9 PBC) and head coach Tom Carty are proud to announce the Bobcats will serve as Miracle League Buddies for games Friday night.
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