April 1, 2009

Bide Named GCSU Athlete of the Week

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Junior Francisco Bide (Buenos Aires, Argentina) of the No. 8 Georgia College & State University golf squad was named GCSU Athlete of the Week, for the week ending March 29, the sports information office announced today (April 1). This is the first such honor for both Bide and the Bobcat golf team this season.

Bide won the Bobcat Invitational this week, his first career tournament victory. The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Golfer of the Week was the only member of the field under par for the three-round tournament, putting up a pair of 71s before a final-round 66 that sealed the win. He bettered the field by two strokes.

The Bobcats are back in action Monday, April 20 at the PBC Championships, hosted by UNC Pembroke.

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