April 25, 2012

GC Men Grab #4 Seed in NCAA Southeast Regional

by Matt Dalby, sports information graduate assistant

INDIANAPOLIS – The Georgia College men’s tennis squad (11-8) has been tabbed the No. 4-seed in the NCAA Southeast Regional, as announced by the NCAA Tuesday evening. 

The Bobcats will square-off with No. 5-seed Francis Marion University (10-6) in the round of 32 Monday, April 30. 

The winner will take on either No. 1-seed Armstrong (24-0), No. 8-seed Wingate University (18-6) or No. 9-seed Mount Olive University (18-6) Tuesday, May 1. 

GC is coming off an appearance in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament semifinals after topping Francis Marion in the quarterfinals by a score of 5-3. 

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