2014-15 GC Men's Cross Country News

  • Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2015 Schedule
    July 01, 2015
    Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2015 Schedule MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Steven Cary have released the 2015 Bobcat Cross Country schedule, complete with two home events.
  • Staton Tabs Cary for Bobcat Cross Country Head Coach
    June 24, 2015
    Staton Tabs Cary for Bobcat Cross Country Head Coach MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College athletic department and director Wendell Staton are proud to announce the hiring of Steven Cary as the head coach for Bobcat Cross Country. Cary has served the past four seasons as assistant coach for the Bobcats, and replaces Dr. Joe Samprone, who announced his retirement Monday.
  • Longtime GC Cross Country Coach Announces Retirement
    June 22, 2015
    Longtime GC Cross Country Coach Announces Retirement MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The most successful coach in the history of the Georgia College cross country program called it a career Monday, as after 15 seasons at the helm Dr. Joe Samprone announced his retirement.
  • Bobcat Athletics Puts 129 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 22, 2015
    Bobcat Athletics Puts 129 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 129 Georgia College student-athletes making the list, one shy of the school record, set last year. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2014-15 academic year.
  • PBC Names Georgia College Sports Information Staff of The Year
    May 27, 2015
    PBC Names Georgia College Sports Information Staff of The Year HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced their annual Sports Information Staff of the Year award, naming Al Weston and his staff to receive the award.
  • Rain Suspends PBC Softball Title Game, Will Resume Tomorrow
    April 25, 2015
    Rain Suspends PBC Softball Title Game, Will Resume Tomorrow MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.– The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship Game was just underway when hard rain hit the Peeler Complex, suspending play.
  • GC Men’s Team, Cross Country Runners Earn Academic Honor
    February 16, 2015
    GC Men’s Team, Cross Country Runners Earn Academic Honor NEW ORLEANS – The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) recently announced its end-of-season academic honors, with the Georgia College men’s cross country team and two members earning top distinction.
  • Original Thunder Named Thomas University Sports Information Director
    February 09, 2015
    Original Thunder Named Thomas University Sports Information Director THOMASVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College alum and cross-country runner Jason Hendrix (2008), has been named the new Sports Information Director at Thomas University. Hendrix was also the first ever Thunder, Georgia College’s beloved bobcat mascot.
  • Georgia College Announces SAAC Members for 2014-15
    December 08, 2014
    Georgia College Announces SAAC Members for 2014-15 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) gives all student athletes a voice at Georgia College through the influences of the 24 coach-nominated student-athletes.
  • McNeil Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    November 25, 2014
    McNeil Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior Paul McNeil (Dunwoody) of the Georgia College men’s cross country team, was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for his efforts during the week ending Nov. 23. This marks the second such honor for McNeil this season.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Closes Out Season at NCAA Southeast Regional
    November 22, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Closes Out Season at NCAA Southeast Regional MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The 2014 season for the Georgia College men’s cross country team came to a close Saturday at the NCAA Southeast Regional hosted by the University of Montevallo, as the Bobcats took 10th in the 23-team race.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Prepares for NCAA Southeast Regional Championship
    November 18, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Prepares for NCAA Southeast Regional Championship MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team will travel to Alabama Saturday, Nov. 22 to compete in the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships, hosted by the University of Montevallo.
  • GC Cross Country’s McNeil Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week
    November 13, 2014
    GC Cross Country’s McNeil Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Junior Paul McNeil (Dunwoody) of the Georgia College men’s cross country team was named the Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Nov. 8, leading the Bobcats to a seventh place finish at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships.
  • Bobcats Put Two on PBC All-Sportsmanship Teams
    November 10, 2014
    Bobcats Put Two on PBC All-Sportsmanship Teams AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) recently released its 2014 All-Sportsmanship teams for cross-country, with two Bobcats making the cut.
  • Bobcats’ McNeil Breaks Four Year Record at PBC Championships
    November 08, 2014
    Bobcats’ McNeil Breaks Four Year Record at PBC Championships AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College men's cross country team competed in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship Saturday in Augusta, Ga., placing seventh out of 10 teams. Paul McNeil (Dunwoody) broke the Bobcats' 8K record in today's action.
  • Two Bobcats Make the PBC Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team
    November 05, 2014
    Two Bobcats Make the PBC Men's Cross Country All-Academic Team AUGUSTA, GA. – Georgia College cross country team members James Ryden (Atlanta, Ga.) and Matt Tippins (Hoschton, Ga.) were selected to be on the Peach Belt Conference’s 2014 men’s cross country all-academic team.
  • Men’s Cross Country Prepares for Conference Championship
    November 03, 2014
    Men’s Cross Country Prepares for Conference Championship MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team will head to Augusta Saturday, Nov. 8 to compete in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships at Fort Gordon.
  • Top-10 Region Rank for GC Men’s Cross Country
    October 28, 2014
    Top-10 Region Rank for GC Men’s Cross Country NEW ORLEANS – Despite having the week off, the Georgia College men’s cross country team held onto the No. 10 slot in Southeast Region of the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Region Rankings.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Returns to the Tenth Slot in Region Poll
    October 22, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Returns to the Tenth Slot in Region Poll NEW ORLEANS -- The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its latest region polls Tuesday, and the Georgia College men’s cross country team returned to the top-10 of the Southeast Region.
  • Bobcat Men’s Cross Country Takes Seventh at Falcon Classic
    October 18, 2014
    Bobcat Men’s Cross Country Takes Seventh at Falcon Classic MONTEVALLO, Ala. – Georgia College men’s cross country got a preview of a tough NCAA Regional Championship course Saturday, taking seventh in a 16-team field at the Falcon Classic, hosted by the University of Montevallo.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Falls to Tenth Slot in Region Poll
    October 08, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Falls to Tenth Slot in Region Poll NEW ORLEANS -- The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its latest region polls Tuesday, and the Bobcats fell to 10th in the top-10 of the Southeast Region.
  • GC Men's Cross Country Takes Third at Louisville Classic
    October 04, 2014
    GC Men's Cross Country Takes Third at Louisville Classic LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Running in a gigantic 42-team field, the Georgia College men’s cross country team finished in third place at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic Saturday.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Maintains Ninth Slot in Region Poll
    October 02, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Maintains Ninth Slot in Region Poll NEW ORLEANS – The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its latest region polls Tuesday and the Bobcats remain ninth in the top-10 of the Southeast Region.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Remains in Region Poll
    September 25, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Remains in Region Poll NEW ORLEANS – The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its latest region polls Tuesday and the Bobcats stayed in the top-10 of the Southeast Region.
  • Bobcat Men Take Third at GRU Jaguar Invitational
    September 20, 2014
    Bobcat Men Take Third at GRU Jaguar Invitational AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country team posted a third place finish in the GRU Jaguar Invitational Saturday, the Bobcats’ second consecutive third place finish of the 2014 season.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Finishes Third at Bobcat Invitational
    September 12, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Finishes Third at Bobcat Invitational MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s cross country posted a third place finish in the Bobcat Invitational Friday, the team’s first home race at their new Council Farms cross country course.
  • Georgia College to Host Bobcat Invitational Cross Country Race Friday
    September 11, 2014
    Georgia College to Host Bobcat Invitational Cross Country Race Friday MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program will host the 2014 Bobcat Invitational Friday, Sept. 12, unveiling the new Council Farm Course for a total of 17 collegiate cross country teams.
  • Bobcat Men’s Cross Country Opens Season with Home Dual
    September 05, 2014
    Bobcat Men’s Cross Country Opens Season with Home Dual MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia – The Georgia College men’s cross country team kicked off the 2014 season Friday night, getting edged 25-30 in a dual meet by Peach Belt Conference (PBC) opponent Armstrong State University.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Kicks into High Gear Friday
    September 04, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Kicks into High Gear Friday MILLEDGEVILLE, GEORGIA – The Georgia College men’s cross country team marks the official start of the 2014 Bobcat Athletics season Friday, Sept. 5 as the first home athletic contest for the department. The men’s runners from Georgia College take on Armstrong State University in a dual race at the West Campus Cross Country Course, starter pistol coming at 6 p.m.
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Makes Top-10 in Region
    September 02, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Makes Top-10 in Region NEW ORLEANS – The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released the first national and regional rankings of cross-country teams across the nation Tuesday and the Georgia College men have taken the No. 8 spot in the Southeast Region.
  • GC Cross Country to Host “Meet the Bobcats” Night Sept. 2
    August 26, 2014
    GC Cross Country to Host “Meet the Bobcats” Night Sept. 2 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program will host "Meet the Bobcats" night at Zaxby's next week, including the on-location Bobcat sports radio show, "The Prowl."
  • GC Men’s Cross Country Fifth in PBC Preseason Poll
    August 18, 2014
    GC Men’s Cross Country Fifth in PBC Preseason Poll AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced the men’s cross country preseason poll Monday, with Georgia College taking the fifth slot.
  • Bobcat Runners Compete at Peachtree Road Race
    July 21, 2014
    Bobcat Runners Compete at Peachtree Road Race ATLANTA – The Georgia College cross country program was well represented at the 2014 Peachtree Road Race July 4, as nine members of the Bobcat roster took to the course in Atlanta.
  • Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2014 Schedule
    June 26, 2014
    Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2014 Schedule MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone have released the 2014 Bobcat Cross Country schedule, complete with two home events.
  • Bobcat Athletics Puts School-Record 130 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 23, 2014
    Bobcat Athletics Puts School-Record 130 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 130 Georgia College student-athletes making the list, a school record. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2013-14 academic year.