2011-12 News Releases

  • Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 19, 2012
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 80 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2011-12 academic year.
  • GC’s Smith, Garrett Take Slots on All-Region Team
    June 08, 2012
    NORMAN, Okla. – The Georgia College golf squad put two student-athletes on the Division II Ping All-Southeast Region Team, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced recently. Juniors Taylor Smith (Mansfield, Ga.) and Patrick Garrett (Kennesaw, Ga.) both earn the first all-region honors of their respective careers.
  • Trocchio Takes Final Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    May 22, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshman Ryan Trocchio (Norcross, Ga.) of the No. 15 Georgia College golf team was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for his efforts in the week ending May 20, the GC sports information office announced Tuesday. This marks the first such honor for Trocchio and the fourth for Bobcat golf this season.
  • #18 GC Golf Ends Season in NCAA Quarterfinals
    May 18, 2012
    SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – An amazing season has finally come to a close for No. 18 Georgia College golf, as the Bobcats fell 3-2 to No. 3 CSU-Stanislaus in the NCAA Quarterfinals Medal-Match Play Thursday.
  • #18 GC Golf Takes Fifth, Advances to Match Play at NCAA Finals
    May 17, 2012
    SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – The No. 18 Georgia College golf team has advanced to quarterfinal action at the 2012 NCAA Division II Championships, taking fifth in stroke play and now advancing to Friday’s match play. The top-eight teams advance to the quarterfinal round of match play tomorrow.
  • Bobcat Golf Ranked #10 in GolfWorld Poll
    May 17, 2012
    NEW YORK – The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) released its most recent GolfWorld/Nike Golf Division II National Coaches Poll Wednesday, with Georgia College golf leaping six spots to No. 10.
  • #18 GC Golf Puts Two on PBC-All Academic Team
    May 17, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) recently announced its Men’s Golf All-Academic Team, with No. 18 Georgia College taking two of the 10 spots on the squad.
  • #18 GC Golf Fifth after NCAA Finals Day Two
    May 16, 2012
    SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – The No. 18 Georgia College golf team slipped to fifth place Wednesday at the 2012 NCAA Division II National Championship despite shooting one stroke better than yesterday.
  • Smith Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    May 16, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior Taylor Smith (Mansfield, Ga.) of the No. 18 Georgia College golf team was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for his efforts in the week ending May 13, the GC sports information office announced Wednesday.
  • #18 GC Golf Fourth after NCAA Finals Day One
    May 15, 2012
    SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – The No. 18 Georgia College golf team started strong at the 2012 NCAA Division II National Championship Tuesday, carding a one-over 289 to tie for fourth place after the first round.
  • #8 Bobcat Golf Battles at NCAA Finals this Week
    May 14, 2012
    SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – The road to the 2012 Division II Golf National Championship continues this week for No. 8 Georgia College golf, as the Bobcats battle a 20-team field for five rounds at The Cardinal Club Golf Course.
  • Region Champs! #21 GC Golf Takes South/Southeast Region Title
    May 09, 2012
    CONOVER, N.C. – The No. 21 Georgia College golf team punched their ticket to the NCAA Finals Wednesday, winning the NCAA South/Southeast Region Championship by a single stroke.
  • #21 Bobcat Golf Leads NCAA SuperRegional after Round Two
    May 08, 2012
    CONOVER, N.C. – With just a single exciting round to go, the No. 21 Georgia College golf team sits atop the leaderboard after Tuesday’s 289 in the NCAA South/Southeast SuperRegional at the Rock Barn Golf & Spa Jones Course. The top five teams advance to the NCAA Finals in Louisville, Ky.
  • #21 Bobcat Golf Fourth at NCAA SuperRegional Round One
    May 07, 2012
    CONOVER, N.C. – The No. 21 Georgia College golf team is tied for fourth after Monday’s opening-round 291 in the NCAA South/Southeast SuperRegional at the Rock Barn Golf & Spa Jones Course.
  • #21 Bobcat Golf Ready for NCAA SuperRegional
    May 06, 2012
    CONOVER, N.C. – The No. 21 Georgia College golf team is set to take on one of the nation’s toughest tournaments this week, the NCAA South/Southeast SuperRegional at Rock Barn Golf & Spa.
  • Bobcat Golf Chosen for 15th Straight NCAA Regional
    April 29, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The NCAA announced the 2012 Division II Golf SuperRegional fields Friday, and No. 21 Georgia College has earned an at large bid to the South/Southeast SuperRegional to be held at Rock Barn Golf & Spa in Conover, N.C.
  • Bobcat Golf Jumps to #16 in Golf World Poll
    April 26, 2012
    NEW YORK – After a third-place finish at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship, the Georgia College golf team leapt four spots to 16th in the most recent GolfWorld/Nike Golf Division II Coaches Poll, the Golf Coaches Association (GCAA) announced Wednesday.
  • Bobcat Golf Ranked #20 in Golf World D2 Poll
    April 18, 2012
    NEW YORK – The Georgia College golf squad moved up one slot to No. 20 in the most recent Golf World/Nike Golf Division II Coaches Poll, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced recently.
  • 10 Reasons to Support the Georgia College Athletic Auction: Matthew Yonz
    April 13, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - In the days leading to the 2012 Georgia College Athletic Auction, Saturday, April 14 at 6 p.m. in the Centennial Center, Bobcat Nation will sit down with a few current and former Georgia College student-athletes for a few personality profiles.
  • #21 Bobcat Golf Takes Third at PBC Championship
    April 10, 2012
    PINE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – The No. 21 Georgia College golf team matched its best round of the tournament on the final day Tuesday, carding a 291 to finish third at the 2012 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship at Callaway Gardens.
  • #21 GC Golf in Third at PBC Championship after Two Rounds
    April 09, 2012
    PINE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – With Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Freshman of the Year Ryan Trocchio (Norcross, Ga.) leading the way, the No. 21 Georgia College golf squad is in third, five strokes behind the lead at the 2012 PBC Championship, hosted by Columbus State University.
  • #21 GC Golf Puts Three on All-PBC, Trocchio Freshman of the Year
    April 08, 2012
    PINE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – With the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship Tournament on tap for Monday, April 9, the conference office announced the All-PBC Teams for 2011-12, with three Bobcats earning slots.
  • #22 GC Golf Takes Runner-Up Honors at Bearcat Golf Classic
    March 27, 2012
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – Powered by two golfers in the top-10, the No. 22 Georgia College golf squad took second at the 2012 Bearcat Golf Classic, hosted by Lander University. GC shot rounds of 288, 293 and 294 for 11-over on the par-72, 6,800-yard Greenwood Country Club.
  • #22 GC Golf in Second After Bearcat Invite Day One
    March 26, 2012
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The No. 22 Georgia College golf squad stands 10 strokes back in second place after two rounds Monday at the Bearcat Invitational, hosted by Lander University. GC fired rounds of 288 and 293 on the par-72, 6,800-yard Greenwood Country Club.
  • GC Golf Moves up in National Rankings
    March 22, 2012
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College golf squad owns positions in the top-25 for both the Golf World/Nike Golf Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Division II National Poll and the GolfStat Head-to-Head National Rankings. GC is No. 21 in the GCAA poll, adding a No. 22 position in GolfStat.
  • #25 GC Golf Finishes 10th at Bobcat Intercollegiate
    March 20, 2012
    EATONTON, Ga. – Freshman Ryan Trocchio (Norcross, Ga.) battled some of the best golfers in the country to take 10th overall, leading the No. 25 Georgia College golf team to a similar finish at the 2012 Bobcat Intercollegiate, hosted at the Golf Club at Cuscowilla.
  • #25 GC Golf Fifth at Bobcat Intercollegiate Day One
    March 19, 2012
    EATONTON, Ga. – With two golfers in the top-20, No. 25 Georgia College sits fifth after two rounds Monday at its host tournament, the 2012 Bobcat Intercollegiate at the Golf Club at Cuscowilla.
  • #22 Georgia College Golf to Host Bobcat Intercollegiate this Week
    March 18, 2012
    EATONTON, Ga. – The No. 22 Georgia College golf squad and head coach Jimmy Wilson are set to host the Bobcat Intercollegiate at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee March 19-20 featuring some of the nation’s top teams.
  • #22 GC Golf Takes Ninth at Southeastern Collegiate
    March 13, 2012
    VALDOSTA, Ga. – The No. 22 Georgia College golf squad shot a final-round nine-over 297, taking ninth place at the 2012 First Federal Southeastern Collegiate, hosted by Valdosta State University.
  • #22 GC Golf in Ninth at Southeastern Collegiate
    March 12, 2012
    VALDOSTA, Ga. – The No. 22 Georgia College golf squad is ninth after two rounds Monday at the First Federal Southeastern Collegiate, hosted by Valdosta State University. The Bobcats stand at plus-11 after rounds of 295 and 292 at the Kinderlou Forest Golf Club.
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