Bobcats Get Rings, Presidential First Pitch for Opening Day Feb. 8

Bobcats Get Rings, Presidential First Pitch for Opening Day Feb. 8

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 32 Georgia College baseball team has big plans for the season-opening doubleheader with King College Saturday, Feb. 8 starting at 1 p.m.

Prior to the contest, the Bobcats will receive their 2013 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Championship Rings, commemorating the first PBC Tournament Championship in school history. In addition, Georgia College President Dr. Steve Dorman will throw the honorary first pitch.

It will also be Staff Appreciation Day for Georgia College, with all GC staff receiving either a free popcorn or hot chocolate with staff ID.

Come see the Bobcats kick off the 2014 campaign at home against King, get their rings and watch Dr. Dorman bring the heat Saturday, Feb. 8 at 1 p.m. at John Kurtz Field on Georgia College's West Campus.

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 Twitter and Facebook for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit to purchase photo prints from home athletic contests.