MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams will finally get their fall seasons underway with the GC Fall Championships Sept. 22-23 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility. The Bobcats had two tournaments washed out by Hurricane Irma earlier this month.
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CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2ADA) announced the 2016-17 recipients of the D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards Wednesday, with 51 Georgia College student-athletes making the list, tops among Peach Belt Conference (PBC) schools. The Academic Achievement Awards program recognizes the academic accomplishments of student-athletes at the Division II level.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Annual Sodexo Bobcat Classic Golf Tournament, one of the biggest fundraisers of the year for Georgia College athletics, is right around the corner, Monday, Sept. 25 at Harbor Club on Lake Oconee in Greensboro.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Tennis program and head coach Steve Barsby released the fall schedule for Bobcat Tennis Thursday, including the annual Georgia College Fall Tennis Tourney at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its 2017 Men’s Tennis Scholar-Athletes list Tuesday, including Georgia College’s Christian Graff (Lohmar, Germany) and Jannik Kumbier (Neumunster, Germany).
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 134 Georgia College student-athletes making the list, coming just two shy of the school-best 136 set last year. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2016-17 academic year.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Department of Athletics posted a 3.25 GPA for the 2016-17 academic year, eclipsing the 3.2-mark for the third-straight year. The Bobcat Women’s Cross Country team took team GPA honors in the Bobcat Athletic Department in one of the tightest races in recent memory.
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its final Division II Men’s Tennis National Rankings recently, with Georgia College (11-12, 3-7 PBC) and head coach Steve Barsby taking the No. 28 spot.
HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) held its Annual Awards Dinner Tuesday night, with Georgia College earning the PBC Institution of the Year Sportsmanship Award for the first time in school history.
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its final Division II Men’s Tennis Regional Rankings, with Georgia College (11-12, 3-7 PBC) taking the No. 6 spot in the Southeast Region.
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The No. 31 Georgia College Men’s Tennis team (11-12) took perennial power No. 7 Armstrong State University (19-7) to the limit in a 5-2 loss Saturday in the opening round of NCAA Southeast Regional #2.
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The 11th straight trip to the NCAA Tournament begins Saturday for No. 31 Georgia College Men’s Tennis (11-11), as the Bobcats travel to No. 17 Armstrong State University to face the host Pirates Saturday, April 29 at 1 p.m.
FLORENCE, S.C. – The No. 14 Georgia College Men’s Tennis team (10-11) got a thrilling singles win from senior Kyle Kinsler (Suwanee, Georgia) to take a 5-4 match from No. 33 USC Aiken (10-9) in the backdraw of the 2017 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tennis Tournament Saturday.
FLORENCE, S.C. – The No. 14 Georgia College Men’s Tennis team (9-11) started the 2017 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tennis Tournament on the short end of a 5-1 matchup with No. 4 Armstrong State University (17-6) Friday afternoon. The No. 7-seed Bobcats move to the tournament backdraw, while the No. 2-seed Pirates advance to the PBC Semifinals.
FLORENCE, S.C. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) held its year-end awards banquet Thursday night at Francis Marion University, with No. 14 Georgia College Men’s Tennis grad student Christian Graff (Lohmar, Germany) taking All-PBC Second Team in singles.
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released the bracket for the 2017 PBC Men’s Tennis Championship Tournament, with Georgia College taking the No. 7-seed.
The No. 7-seed Bobcats will be battling the Armstrong State University Pirates in their first match this weekend, which will begin Friday, April 21 at 1 p.m. The tournament will be held in Florence, South Carolina at the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center at Francis Marion University.
Should the Bobcats advance after their match against the Pirates, they will either face No. 3-seed Lander University or No. 6-seed USC Aiken. If the Bobcats continue, the next match will begin Saturday at 1 p.m.
Other match-ups in the tournament are No. 1-seed Columbus State University versus No. 8-seed Young Harris College. Also on Friday, No. 4-seed University of North Georgia will be up against No.5-seed Flagler College.
The Bobcats finished the regular season at 9-10 overall with a 3-7 mark in PBC play. The Armstrong State Pirates finished their regular season with a 16-6 overall with a 9-1 in conference play. The Bobcats and the Pirates met once during the season resulting in a 7-2 win for ASU.
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AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced Monday, their picks for the All-Academic Teams for both men’s and women’s tennis within the conference. Georgia College impressively had four players from the men’s team that made the cut.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 14 Georgia College Men’s Tennis team (9-10, 3-7 PBC) came up empty on Senior Day Saturday, falling to No. 24 Flagler College (14-6, 6-4 PBC) 6-3 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.