2011-12 News Releases

  • Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 19, 2012
    Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll 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.
  • Leborgne, Wadstein Named All-American for Doubles
    June 07, 2012
    Leborgne, Wadstein Named All-American for Doubles SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Georgia College men’s tennis team pulled in Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-American honors in doubles for just the second time in school history, as the ITA recently announced the selection of GC’s Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) and Johan Wadstein (Helsingborg, Sweden) to the All-America list.
  • Bobcat Men’s Tennis Holds Positions for Final National Ranks
    June 05, 2012
    Bobcat Men’s Tennis Holds Positions for Final National Ranks SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its final run of national and regional rankings recently, with Georgia College men’s tennis (12-9) earning a No. 17 ranking in the country.
  • Daily Bobcat Athletics Sports Camps Feature: Tennis
    May 22, 2012
    Daily Bobcat Athletics Sports Camps Feature: Tennis MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College tennis program and head coach Steve Barsby are excited to host a pair of summer youth camps this June, the first coming June 4-8 with the second coming June 18-22.
  • GC Tennis’ Leborgne Named Capital One Academic All-District
    May 21, 2012
    GC Tennis’ Leborgne Named Capital One Academic All-District MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Having already brought in plenty of hardware this season, Georgia College tennis’ senior Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) added another honor recently, being named Capital One Academic All-District.
  • Bobcat Tennis’ Leborgne Makes PBC All-Academic Squad
    May 17, 2012
    Bobcat Tennis’ Leborgne Makes PBC All-Academic Squad AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s tennis program was recently honored by the Peach Belt Conference (PBC), as Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) earned a PBC All-Academic Team selection.
  • #15 Bobcat Tennis’ Leborgne Wins Region Arthur Ashe Award
    May 15, 2012
    #15 Bobcat Tennis’ Leborgne Wins Region Arthur Ashe Award SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced its region postseason award winners, with No. 15 Georgia College men’s tennis senior Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) being selected the Southeast Region Arthur Ashe Award winner for leadership and sportsmanship.
  • Bernardes Chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    May 08, 2012
    Bernardes Chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior Leo Bernardes (Sao Paulo, Brazil) of the No. 15 Georgia College men’s tennis team (12-9) was named the Bobcat Athlete of the Week for his efforts in the week ending May 6, the GC sports information office announced Tuesday.
  • Bobcat Men’s Tennis Pulls in National Ranks
    May 07, 2012
    Bobcat Men’s Tennis Pulls in National Ranks SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its latest run of national and regional rankings recently, with Georgia College men’s tennis (12-9) earning a No. 15 ranking in the nation.
  • Bobcat Athletics Holds Senior Awards Banquet
    May 03, 2012
    Bobcat Athletics Holds Senior Awards Banquet MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Department of Athletics held its annual Senior Awards Banquet Thursday night, honoring the efforts of GC’s senior student-athletes.
  • GC Men’s Tennis Falls at Armstrong in Region Final
    May 01, 2012
    GC Men’s Tennis Falls at Armstrong in Region Final SAVANNAH, Ga. – The No. 4-seed Georgia College men’s tennis team (12-9) saw its season come to a close Tuesday, as the Bobcats fell to No. 1-seed Armstrong (26-0) 5-0 in the NCAA Southeast Region #1 Final.
  • No. 4-Seed Bobcat Men Beat No. 5-Seed Francis Marion, 5-2
    April 30, 2012
    No. 4-Seed Bobcat Men Beat No. 5-Seed Francis Marion, 5-2 SAVANNAH, Ga. – The No. 4-seed Georgia College men’s tennis squad (12-8) started of the NCAA Southeast Regional #1 with a bang, toppling No. 5-seed Francis Marion University (10-7) by a 5-2 score at Bacon Park. A win by Leo Bernardes (Sao Paulo, Brazil) in third singles clinched the team victory.
  • GC Men Grab #4 Seed in NCAA Southeast Regional
    April 25, 2012
    GC Men Grab #4 Seed in NCAA Southeast Regional 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.
  • Bobcat Men’s Tournament Run Halted by Top-Seed Pirates, 5-1
    April 21, 2012
    Bobcat Men’s Tournament Run Halted by Top-Seed Pirates, 5-1 GREENWOOD, S.C. – The No. 5-seed Georgia College men’s tennis squad (11-8) fell to the No. 1-seed Armstrong Pirates (23-0), 5-1 in the second round of the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Saturday.
  • GC Men’s Tennis Advances at PBC Tourney, 5-3 Win over FMU
    April 20, 2012
    GC Men’s Tennis Advances at PBC Tourney, 5-3 Win over FMU GREENWOOD, S.C. – Junior Wictor Andersson (Karlskoga, Sweden) had the match-clinching win at fifth singles, completing the 5-3 victory for No. 5-seed Georgia College men’s tennis (11-7) over No. 4-seed Francis Marion University (10-6).
  • Leborgne, Wadstein Named to PBC All-Conference Squad
    April 19, 2012
    Leborgne, Wadstein Named to PBC All-Conference Squad GREENWOOD, S.C. – Senior Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) and junior Johan Wadstein (Helsingborg, Sweden) have been named to the All-Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Second Team, announced at the annual PBC tennis awards banquet Thursday evening.
  • Wadstein Grabs GC Athlete of the Week Honors
    April 18, 2012
    Wadstein Grabs GC Athlete of the Week Honors MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Georgia College men’s tennis player Johan Wadstein (Helsingborg, Sweden) has been named Georgia College Athlete of the Week as announced by the sports information office Wednesday afternoon.
  • GC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Each Seeded Fifth Heading into PBC Tourney
    April 18, 2012
    GC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Each Seeded Fifth Heading into PBC Tourney AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s and women’s tennis teams have each been seeded fifth heading into the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament this weekend, as announced by the conference office Wednesday afternoon.
  • Wadstein Nabs Peach Belt Player of the Week Honors
    April 17, 2012
    Wadstein Nabs Peach Belt Player of the Week Honors AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia College men’s tennis player Johan Wadstein (Helsingborg, Sweden) has been named Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Men’s Tennis Player of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon.
  • Tennis Match with Valdosta State Tuesday Cancelled, Await PBC Tourney
    April 17, 2012
    Tennis Match with Valdosta State Tuesday Cancelled, Await PBC Tourney MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College’s tennis match against Valdosta State, originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 17 has been cancelled. This concludes the regular season for both the men and women.
  • #29 GC Men Oust #33 USC Aiken 6-0, Clinch Berth in PBC Tourney
    April 14, 2012
    #29 GC Men Oust #33 USC Aiken 6-0, Clinch Berth in PBC Tourney AIKEN, S.C. – The No. 29 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (10-7, 4-5 PBC) won its third-consecutive Peach Belt Conference (PBC) match Saturday afternoon, defeating No. 33 USC Aiken (8-7, 1-7 PBC) 6-0. The victory clinches a spot in the PBC Tournament for the Bobcats.
  • Andersson Clinches #29 GC Upset of #12 Augusta State, 5-3
    April 13, 2012
    Andersson Clinches #29 GC Upset of #12 Augusta State, 5-3 AUGUSTA, Ga. – Junior Wictor Andersson (Karlskoga, Sweden) broke Jenner Stevenson to clinch a 7-6, 7-5 victory and secure the No. 29 Georgia College men’s tennis squads (9-7, 3-5 PBC) upset bid at No. 12 Augusta State University (14-6, 3-3 PBC) by a score of 5-3 Friday afternoon.
  • #29 GC Men Upend #25 North Georgia, 8-1
    April 09, 2012
    #29 GC Men Upend #25 North Georgia, 8-1 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 29 Georgia College men’s tennis team (8-7, 2-5 PBC) notched an important Peach Belt Conference (PBC) victory over No. 25 North Georgia, taking down the Saints impressively 8-1 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • #29 Bobcat Men Lick Lions, 9-0
    March 30, 2012
    #29 Bobcat Men Lick Lions, 9-0 PENSACOLA, Fla. – The No. 29 Georgia College men's tennis squad (7-7) took down the Lindenwood University Lions (5-8) 9-0 Friday morning.
  • #29 Bobcat Men Turn Lions into House Cats, 8-1
    March 29, 2012
    #29 Bobcat Men Turn Lions into House Cats, 8-1 PENSACOLA, Fla. – The No. 29 Georgia College men's tennis squad (6-7) dominated the University of North Alabama (2-11) Thursday morning, 8-1.
  • Bobcat Men Downed by #7 West Florida, 9-0
    March 27, 2012
    Bobcat Men Downed by #7 West Florida, 9-0 PENSACOLA, Fla. – The No. 14 Georgia College men's tennis squad (5-7) were shut out by the No. 7 University West Florida Argos (13-2) Tuesday afternoon, 9-0.
  • #14 Bobcat Men Drop Tight Contest With #9 Cougars, 6-3
    March 25, 2012
    #14 Bobcat Men Drop Tight Contest With #9 Cougars, 6-3 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (6-5, 1-5 PBC) hung tough with the No. 9 Columbus State University Cougars (15-1, 5-0 PBC), but eventually fell in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) contest 6-3 Sunday at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • #14 Bobcat Men Weather the Hurricanes, 8-1
    March 24, 2012
    #14 Bobcat Men Weather the Hurricanes, 8-1 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis team (5-5, 1-4 PBC) picked up their first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) victory of the season Saturday afternoon defeating the Hurricanes of Georgia Southwestern State University (4-9, 0-6 PBC) 8-1 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • GC Tennis to Host “Think Pink” Match Saturday Afternoon
    March 23, 2012
    GC Tennis to Host “Think Pink” Match Saturday Afternoon MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College tennis program will be holding their annual “Think Pink” match Saturday, March 24 as they host Georgia Southwestern State University at 1 p.m. from the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • #14 Bobcat Men Clawed by #10 Bearcats, 7-2
    March 20, 2012
    #14 Bobcat Men Clawed by #10 Bearcats, 7-2 GREENWOOD, S.C. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (4-5, 0-4 PBC) were unable to get much going Tuesday afternoon against the No. 10 Lander University Bearcats (12-2, 3-1 PBC), falling by a score of 7-2.
  • GC Tennis’ Wictor Andersson Tabbed GC Athlete of the Week
    March 20, 2012
    GC Tennis’ Wictor Andersson Tabbed GC Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior men’s tennis player Wictor Andersson (Karlskoga, Sweden) has been named Georgia College Athlete of the Week as announced by the Sports Information office Tuesday afternoon.
  • #14 GC Men Make Quick Work of Flying Fleet, 9-0
    March 15, 2012
    #14 GC Men Make Quick Work of Flying Fleet, 9-0 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (4-4) picked up a solid non-conference win Thursday afternoon, sweeping the Erskine College Flying Fleet (3-9) 9-0 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • #14 GC Men Stumble at #13 Francis Marion, 6-3
    March 11, 2012
    #14 GC Men Stumble at #13 Francis Marion, 6-3 FLORENCE, S.C. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (3-4, 0-3 PBC) ran into a tough No. 13 Francis Marion University team (6-1, 3-1 PBC), dropping their Peach Belt Conference (PBC) match 6-3 Sunday afternoon at the Kassab Courts.
  • #14 Bobcat Men Bounce Bulldogs, 7-2
    March 07, 2012
    #14 Bobcat Men Bounce Bulldogs, 7-2 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. –The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (3-3) picked up a solid non-conference victory Wednesday afternoon at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility, defeating the Wingate University Bulldogs (6-4) 7-2.
  • #14 Bobcat Men Drop Tight Contest with #2 Barry, 6-3
    March 02, 2012
    #14 Bobcat Men Drop Tight Contest with #2 Barry, 6-3 SAVANNAH, Ga. – The No. 14 Georgia College men’s tennis squad (2-3) fell to No. 2 Barry University (9-1) by a score of 6-3 Friday afternoon at the Armstrong Tennis Facility, despite a multitude of strong performances.
  • GC Tennis Washed Out Wednesday Afternoon
    February 28, 2012
    GC Tennis Washed Out Wednesday Afternoon YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Georgia College’s tennis match at Young Harris College originally scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 29 has been postponed due to impending inclement weather in the area.
  • #15 GC Men Drop a Tight One to #12 Flagler, 5-4
    February 25, 2012
    #15 GC Men Drop a Tight One to #12 Flagler, 5-4 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 15 Georgia College men’s tennis team grabbed an early 2-1 lead after doubles action, but was unable to hold on as they lost to #12 Flagler College by a score of 5-4 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility Saturday afternoon.
  • #15 Bobcat Men Steal One, but Falter 8-1 Against #3 Pirates
    February 22, 2012
    #15 Bobcat Men Steal One, but Falter 8-1 Against #3 Pirates MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 15 Georgia College men’s tennis team (2-1, 0-1 PBC) grabbed a victory at the No. 2 doubles slot, but were unable to muster much else as they fell to No. 3 Armstrong University 8-1 Wednesday afternoon at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
  • GC Tennis Reschedules Augusta State Match
    February 13, 2012
    GC Tennis Reschedules Augusta State Match AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College tennis doubleheader at Augusta State University originally scheduled for this past Sunday has been moved to Friday, April 13 at 3 p.m.
  • GC Tennis Postpones Sunday’s Match at Augusta State
    February 12, 2012
    GC Tennis Postpones Sunday’s Match at Augusta State MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Due to inclement weather in the southeast region, Georgia College’s Peach Belt Conference (PBC) match with Augusta State University set for today has been postponed.
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