Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2012 ScheduleMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone announced the 2012 schedule Monday, featuring five regular-season meets prior to the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships.
Bobcats Harriers Horseman and Mattix Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic TeamNEW ORLEANS – A pair of Georgia College men’s cross country stars were recognized for their dedication both on and off the course Friday, as seniors Dan Horseman (Cohutta, Ga.) and Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) were named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team.
Former Bobcat Harrier Making Strides as a TeacherMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Former Georgia College men’s cross country student-athlete Josh Hollar (2006-09), who is currently pursuing his Master’s at Georgia College, was recently named the 2011 Georgia Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ Teacher of Promise.
Mattix Grabs GC Athlete of the Week Honors for Second TimeMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior student-athlete Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) has been named Georgia College Athlete of the Week for his performance in the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships, as announced by the Sports Information Department Tuesday afternoon.
All-Region GC Runner in Television FeatureSenior Tyler Mattix, Georgia College's first All-Region male runner, was profiled in a feature story on WMAZ-TV out of Macon as a preview to Saturday's NCAA Regional race.
Mattix Garners First All-Region Honor for GC, Breaks School Record as Bobcats Take 14th at RegionalsCHARLOTTE, N.C. – Powered by the first All-Southeast honor in school history and a school recordbook reshuffling, the Georgia College men’s cross country team took 14th Saturday at the 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional Championship, hosted by Queens University. Senior standout Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) took All-Region for the first time in GC history, and set the school’s record time in the process.
Bobcat Harriers Head to NCAA RegionalCHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone are set to run at its biggest event of the season, Saturday at the NCAA Southeast Regional hosted by Queens University.
Never a Dull Moment for GC's Tyler MattixMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - The everyday college student has very few worries when it comes to real-life responsibility. Their biggest decisions typically relate to what to wear for class or eat for breakfast.
Mattix Featured in Hometown NewspaperAs far back as he can remember, Tyler Mattix didn't handle down time too well.
"As a kid, I would go do yard work so I wouldn't be bored," the Georgia College and State University senior said. "I pretty much can't sit still."
That pretty much explains the Shiloh grad's busy college schedule.
Mattix Races to Athlete of the Week HonorsMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Senior cross country student-athlete Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) claimed Georgia College Athlete of the Week honors for the first time of his two-year career, as announced by the GC Sports Information Department Tuesday afternoon.
Horseman and Mattix Earn All-PBC Honors, GC Finishes FifthAIKEN, S.C. – As they have all year, the senior duo of Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) and Dan Horseman (Cohutta, Ga.) led the way for the Bobcats at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships in Aiken, S.C. Each earned All-PBC Second Team honors, leading GC to a fifth place overall finish.
GC Men Poised to Make Noise at PBC ChampionshipsMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team and head coach Joe Samprone are gearing up to race in the Peach Belt Conference Championships this Saturday in Aiken, S.C. hosted by USC Aiken set for a 10:45 a.m. start.
GC Men’s Harriers Take Third at AugustaAUGUSTA, Ga. – With senior Daniel Horseman (Cohutta, Ga.) leading the way in fifth, the Georgia College men’s cross country team took third at this Saturday’s ASU Jaguar Invitational, hosted by Augusta State University.
Men’s Cross Country Ranked Among Elite in SoutheastMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Coming off an impressive fourth-place finish this past weekend at the RunFit Invitational in Macon, Ga., the Georgia College men’s cross country team finds themselves No. 10 in the most recent USTFCCCA Division II Southeast Region Poll released Tuesday.
Bobcat Men Run to Fourth-Place Finish at MercerMACON, Ga. – With two runners posting times in the school’s all-time top-10, the Georgia College men’s cross country team took fourth among 15 teams at the Mercer RunFit Invitational Saturday. The Bobcats were tops among the four Division II teams.
Bobcat Men Cruise to Ninth Place FinishIRIVINE, Calif. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team finished ninth among 10 competing teams in the ASICS/UC Irvine Cross Country Invitational Saturday afternoon.
Mattix Paces Men’s Harriers to Second Place FinishMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team kicked off the 2011 season Friday afternoon, hosting the Third Annual Bobcat Invitational. Senior Tyler Mattix (Snellville, Ga.) led the Bobcats to a second place finish behind his individual third place slot with a time of 28:01.
GC Men’s Cross Country Ready for 2011 CampaignMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team comes into the 2011 season with high expectations. Coming off solid finishes in 2010 and featuring a pair of former All-Peach Belt Conference (PBC) runners on the roster, head coach Joe Samprone is excited about the unprecedented depth of his squad.
Bobcat Cross Country Adds Cary as GA CoachMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone announced the addition of Steven Cary as a first-year Graduate Assistant Coach.
GC Athletics Puts 90 on PBC Presidential Honor RollMARTINEZ, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 90 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2010-11 academic year.