by Brian DeCandia, Sports Information Graduate Assistant
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team and head coach Jamie Grodecki are hosting a pitching clinic to support Toys for Tots in the Centennial Center Friday, Nov. 11 prior to the women’s basketball game.
The clinic will run from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. leading up to the women’s basketball game against Anderson University at 7 p.m. Children in the community from kindergarten to eighth grade are all welcome. Come to the workshop, bring a toy and receive free admission to the clinic and basketball game.
According to their website the primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.
Softball hosts their season opening tournament, starting with a doubleheader against Queens College Saturday, Feb. 4 at 1 p.m.
The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, Bobcat Athletics prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the teams' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Sign up at www.twitter.com/BobcatSports and www.facebook.com/gcbobcats for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCBobcats.com for more information, and to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GC Athletics Hall of Fame.