Siqueira, Pickham Named to All-America Teams in Mens TennisSKILLMAN, N.J. The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced its annual All-American honorees, with Georgia College & State University seniors Erick Siqueira (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and Justin Pickham (Armidale, Australia) taking trophies both as singles and as a doubles squad.
Bobcat Camps Begin with Tennis June 1MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The summer-time once again brings another season of Georgia College & State Universitys top-notch athletic camps. First this season is the Bobcat Tennis Junior Camp Program, beginning June 1.
#7 Mens Tennis Season Comes to a Close in Elite Eight, 5-0ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. A dream season for No. 7 Georgia College & State University mens tennis (19-4) finally came to a halt today (May 14) as the Bobcats fell to No. 2 Barry University (26-2) 5-0 in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Division II Championship Tournament.
GCSUs Barsby Named Nations Top CoachALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. Steve Barsby, head coach of the mens and womens tennis teams at Georgia College & State University, was named Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Mens Coach of the Year at an awards banquet for the NCAA Finals Tuesday night.
#7 Bobcats Edge #20 Abilene Christian in 5-3 Thriller, Advance to Elite EightALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. It came down to the last couple of team points and when Max Beliankou (Minsk, Belarus) finished off a three-set win, the No. 7 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (18-3) beat No. 20 Abilene Christian University (26-8) punching a ticket in the Elite Eight of the 2009 NCAA Division II Mens Tennis Championships.
#7 Bobcats Pickham Named to PBC All-Academic TeamAUGUSTA, Ga. Senior Justin Pickham (Armidale, Australia) of the No. 7 Georgia College & State University tennis team (17-3) was named to the first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Mens Tennis All-Academic Team, the conference office announced.
#7 Mens Tennis Prepped for Catfight, Head to NCAA Sweet-16MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The No. 7 Georgia College & State University mens tennis squad (17-3) heads to Altamonte Springs, Fla. for the NCAA Division II Finals, standing four wins away from a school first: The NCAA Division II Championship.
Barsby, Siqueira Winners of ITA AwardsSKILLMAN, N.J. - The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its 2009 Region Award Winners with two Bobcats receiving top honors in the Southeast Region. Head Coach Steve Barsby was named Southeast Mens Coach of the Year and Erick Siqueira (Sao Paulo, Brazil) was Mens Senior Player of the Year in the Southeast Region.
#7 Bobcat Men Take Southeast Regional, Advance to Sweet-16MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The race to five was on as the Regional Finals match pitted two Peach Belt Conference (PBC) opponents against each other, as No. 7 Georgia College & State University (18-3) squared off against No. 8 Columbus State University (17-6). The Bobcats were able to defeat the Cougars 5-0.
#6 Bobcat Mens Tennis to Host Regional TourneyMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The No. 6 Georgia College & State Universitys mens tennis team (16-3, 7-0 PBC) and head coach Steve Barsby finished the season ranked second in the NCAA Southeast Regional ranking. As the No. 2 seed, the Bobcats will host a regional tourney at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility May 7-9.
No. 6 Bobcats Beat ABAC 6-3MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (16-3, 7-0 PBC) hosted Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Tuesday (April 28) with the Bobcats defeating the Golden Stallions 6-3.
Georgia College Holds Annual Athletic Awards BanquetMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University department of athletics held its Annual Athletic Awards Banquet tonight (April 27) recognizing the efforts of over 200 student-athletes this school year.
#6 Bobcat Tennis Helps Raise Awareness for Habitat ReStoreMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. Working as part of Dr. Joe Schwartz marketing class on the Georgia College & State University campus, members of the No. 6 Bobcat tennis team helped raise awareness for Habitat for Humanitys ReStore in Milledgeville.
Barsby Named Coach of the Year, Three Players Make All-ConferenceMORROW, Ga. The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) held its annual mens tennis awards banquet last night (April 17) hosted by Clayton State University. Three singles players and one doubles squad from No. 6 Georgia College & State University made the team along with head coach Steve Barsby being named PBC Coach of the Year.
#6 Georgia College Shuts Out Saints 5-0JONESBORO, Ga. The No. 1 seed Georgia College & State University mens tennis team blanked North Georgia, the No. 8 seed, 5-0 today (April 18) in the second round of the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships.
#6 Bobcats Lose Heartbreaker 5-3 to USC AikenJONESBORO, Ga. The Bobcats hopes for playing in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Championship game came to an end when the regular season champs and national No. 6 Georgia College & State University (15-3) was beaten by national No. 9 USC Aiken (18-3), the No. 5 seed, 5-3 earlier today (April 18).
Peach Belt Announces Mens Tennis Tournament BracketAUGUSTA, Ga. The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released the bracket for the Mens 2009 PBC Tennis Tournament which starts Friday, April 17 at the Clayton County Tennis Center in Jonesboro, Ga. The tourney is hosted by Clayton State University with all nine PBC teams competing for the conference championship and an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
#6 Bobcats Win First Ever PBC TitleMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The No. 6 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (14-2, 7-0 PBC) has clinched the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) regular season title for the first time in program history. The title gives head coach Steve Barsby and the Bobcats the No. 1 seed going into the PBC Championships this weekend April 17-19 in Jonesboro, Ga., hosted by Clayton State University.
#6 Georgia College Slashes Saints 7-2, Clinches Share of PBC TitleMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The No. 6 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (14-2, 7-0 PBC) slammed past the Saints of North Georgia (5-10, 1-5 PBC) 7-2 today (April 9). The Bobcats have clinched at least a share of the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Regular-Season Championship.
Mens Tennis Among Nations EliteSKILLMAN, N.J. The Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (13-2, 6-0 PBC) sits in a two-way tie for the first place in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Southeast Regional Ranking with Peach Belt Conference (PBC) rival Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Siqueira Takes GCSU Athlete of the WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State Universitys sports information office has announced that Erick Siqueira (Sao Paulo, Brazil) of the No. 6 mens tennis team (13-2, 6-0 PBC) is the most recent recipient of GCSUs Athlete of the Week.
#4 Bobcats Swat Bees, 7-2MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. No. 4 Georgia College & State Universitys mens tennis (13-2) bounced back after losing yesterday (April 3) and swatted the SCAD Bees (7-3) 7-2 today (April 4) at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility. The Bobcats are now 7-1 at home this season.
Mens Tennis Earns Top Region RankINDIANAPOLIS The first NCAA Division II Regional Rankings were released in mens tennis this week, and the Georgia College & State University mens squad (12-1, 6-0 PBC) were chosen first, the highest ranking in head coach Steve Barsbys nine seasons.
Ten-Match Win Streak Comes to a Close for #4 Bobcats, 7-2MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The rain and thunderstorms left the middle Georgia area but something was left behind, the Sea Warriors of No. 6 Hawaii Pacific University. After a nine-day layoff, the No. 4 Bobcats were unable to shake off the rust and lost 7-2 to the Sea Warriors earlier today (April 3), as GCSUs 10-match winning streak comes to a halt.
Tennis Against Newberry Cancelled TodayMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University tennis doubleheader against Newberry College, originally scheduled for today has been cancelled. Due to rains earlier this season, Newberry needed to reschedule conference matches for todays date. The matches will not be made up.
Bobcat Tennis Cancelled Again at White SandsPENSECOLA, Fla.- The matches were once again wiped out at the White Sands Tournament today, as the Georgia College & State University tennis squads will each miss one match. The No. 4 Bobcat men were slated to face No. 8 Drury University, while the No. 19 women were to play No. 14 UC San Diego.
Tennis Against West Florida Cancelled TodayPENSECOLA, Fla. Due to rain, the Georgia College & State University tennis doubleheader against the University of West Florida at the White Sands Tournament originally scheduled for today at 2 p.m. has been cancelled.
#4 Bobcats Lash #27 Lions 8-1PENSACOLA, Fla. The No. 4 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (12-1) pounded No. 27 University of North Alabama 8-1 in opening day (March 24) of the White Sands Invitational. The Bobcat mens squad has now won 10 in a row.
Bobcat Tennis Siqueira Named PBC Player of the WeekMARTINEZ, Ga. Senior Erick Siqueira (Sao Paulo, Brazil) of the No. 4 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team was named Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Player of the Week the conference office announced today (March 23). This is the first such honor for Siqueira and the third for the Bobcat tennis team (11-1, 6-0 PBC) this season.
#4 Bobcats Pelt #11 Patriots 6-3FLORENCE, S.C. The No. 4 Georgia College & State University Bobcat mens tennis team (11-1, 6-0 PBC) defeated the No. 11 Patriots of Francis Marion University (10-3, 2-3 PBC) 6-3 earlier today (March 21) continuing the GCSU winning steak to nine.
#4 Bobcats Floor Flying Fleet, 9-0DUE WEST, S.C. The No. 4 Georgia College & State University mens tennis team (10-1) made it eight straight wins by taking down the Flying Fleet of Erskine College (3-9) 9-0 earlier today (March 20).
#4 Mens Tennis Mid-Season OutlookMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. At a very impressive 9-1, 5-0 PBC start, the mens tennis team at Georgia College & State University has become a force to be reckoned with. The sports information department will take an in-depth look at what the team has accomplished and the future of the 2009 campaign.
Reschedule Dates Set for Bobcat TennisMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University tennis program and head coach Steve Barsby have set five dates for rescheduled tennis matches.
Tennis Cancelled Against LimestoneMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.- Due to inclement weather in the forecast the Georgia College & State University athletic department has decided to cancel tomorrows (March 16) tennis match against Limestone University. At this time there is no reschedule date.
Tennis Cancelled Saturday Against LanderMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. Due to the onset of rain this coming weekend, the Georgia College & State University tennis doubleheader against Lander University originally scheduled for Saturday, March 14 at 1 p.m. has been postponed. No reschedule date has been set.