Okvist Represents GC Softball on NFCA All-American TeamSTARKVILLE, Miss. – Sophomore Whitney Okvist (Kennesaw, Ga.) of the Georgia College softball team took the year’s highest honor, as she was recently named National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) First Team All-American.
GC Softball’s Duvall Named Capital One Academic All-DistrictMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Having been already named to the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) All-Academic Team, Georgia College softball’s senior utility Caitlin Duvall (Douglasville, Ga.) added another honor recently, being named Capital One Academic All-District.
GC Softball’s Duvall Named PBC All-AcademicAUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced the PBC Softball All-Academic Team recently, with Georgia College senior utility Caitlin Duvall (Douglasville, Ga.) earning a spot.
Burnett, Okvist, Martin Take spots on Daktronics All-Region TeamsMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team (25-24) put three players on the Daktronics All-Southeast Region Teams, the organization announced Monday. Outfielder Whitney Okvist (Kennesaw, Ga.) and designated player Haley Burnett (Columbus, Ga.) earned First Team honors, while Kelsea Martin (Dacula, Ga.) was on the Second Team at utility.
GC Softball’s Season Ends in 7-6 HeartbreakerCOLUMBUS, Ga. – The No. 7-seed Georgia College softball squad (25-24) suffered a devastating loss in the first round of the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament against the No. 2-seed North Georgia Saints (44-7) Saturday afternoon, 7-6.
GC Softball Puts Three on PBC All-Conference TeamCOLUMBUS, Ga. – Three Georgia College softball (25-23, 9-11 PBC) student-athletes got the nod for All-Peach Belt Conference (PBC) honors as announced by the conference Friday night at the PBC’s year-end banquet in Columbus.
PBC Softball Tournament Bracket ReleasedCOLUMBUS, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team (25-23, 9-11 PBC) garnered the No.7 seed in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament as released by the conference Thursday night.
Okvist’s Walk-off Aids GC to Sweep Over Lander, 4-0 and 4-3MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball squad (25-21, 9-9 PBC) swept the Lander University Bearcats (26-24, 4-14 PBC) Friday afternoon on Senior Day at the Peeler Complex to clinch a Peach Belt Conference (PBC) playoff berth, 4-0 and 4-3.
Bobcat Softball Announce “Seniors Day on Senior Day”MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball program (23-21, 7-9 PBC) is proud to announce that “Seniors Day on Senior Day” will be Friday, April 13 as the Bobcats look to defeat Lander University at the Peeler Complex a doubleheader set to start at 3 p.m.
Bobcats Swept by #13 Saints, 2-1 and 9-1DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team (23-21, 7-9 PBC) dropped a pair of Peach Belt Conference (PBC) contests to No. 13 North Georgia (35-7, 9-3 PBC) Tuesday afternoon. The Bobcats fell 2-1 in the first game and faltered in the second 9-1.
Bobcat Softball Rescheduled Against Columbus StateMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball’s (23-19, 7-7 PBC) originally scheduled doubleheader against the Columbus State Cougars (26-16, 5-7 PBC) has been rescheduled due to the incoming weather. Both games have been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 17 beginning at 3 p.m.
GC Softball’s Okvist Named Bobcat Athlete of the WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Sophomore outfielder Whitney Okvist (Kennesaw, Ga.) of the Georgia College softball team (23-19, 7-7 PBC) was named the most recent Bobcat Athlete of the Week for her performance during the week ending April 1.
Bobcats Split at Eagles, Lose 16-8 and Win 3-0JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Georgia College softball squad (23-19) split in a non-conference matchup at the Carson-Newman College Eagles (22-16) Wednesday afternoon, losing the first 18-6 and taking the second 3-0.
Bobcats Swept by #16 Pirates, 6-4 and 9-1SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team (20-16, 7-5 PBC) was swept for the first time in Peach Belt Conference (PBC) play this season, losing 6-4 and 9-1 at No. 16 Armstrong (29-8, 5-1 PBC) Wednesday night.
GC Softball Splits at ASU, Burnett Tosses ShutoutAUGUSTA, Ga. – Senior righthander Haley Burnett (Columbus, Ga.) continues to have a resurgence in the ring for her final season for Georgia College softball (19-13, 6-2 PBC), shutting out Augusta State University (23-7, 6-2 PBC) Saturday to help the Bobcats earn a doubleheader split. ASU won game one 6-0 before the 3-0 GC victory.
Bell Named Bobcat Athlete of the WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Freshman Erica Bell (Fayetteville, Ga.) of the Georgia College softball team was named the most recent Bobcat Athlete of the Week. This marks the first such honor this season for Bell and Bobcat softball.
Bobcats Split with Pioneers in Pitching DuelMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball squad (13-11) split a pair of tight ones against Tusculum College (16-9) at the Peeler Complex Wednesday night, losing 2-1 in the first and winning 2-1 in the second.
Bobcats Calm the Storm, Sweep Tornados 7-3, 6-5MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball squad (12-10, 2-0 PBC) swept the Brevard College Tornados (7-7) at the Peeler Complex Friday night, 7-3, 6-5. The two victories push the Bobcats over .500 for the first time this season.
Bobcats Split Doubleheader with West GeorgiaMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball squad (8-10) split with the University of West Georgia Wolves (4-4) Wednesday night, losing the first 7-3 and taking the second 5-2.
Bobcats Thump Tritons, Drop Heartbreaker to TarsDECATUR, Ala. – The Georgia College (7-9) offense erupted for 23 hits and 14 runs in two games Saturday afternoon at the 2012 Charger Chillout, dropping the Tritons of the University of Missouri-St. Louis (1-2) 9-1 in five innings after a heartbreaking 6-5 extra inning loss to No. 11 Rollins College (7-3).
Bobcats Split Opening Day at Charger ChilloutDECATUR, Ala. – The Georgia College softball team (6-8) was at each end of some late-inning heroics Friday afternoon at the 2012 Charger Chillout, winning their opening game over Maryville University (0-1) 7-3 before dropping a close 2-1 ballgame against Southern Indiana University (2-0).
Burnett and Bell Stifle Knights, Bobcats Sweep DoubleheaderMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team (5-7) used a pair of stellar pitching performances from senior Haley Burnett (Columbus, Ga.) and freshman Erica Bell (Fayetteville, Ga.) to sweep the Saint Andrews University Knights (4-8) Wednesday afternoon at the Peeler Complex. The duo held the Knights scoreless en route to 2-0 and 10-0 victories, respectively.
Bobcat Softball Splits Final Day of Eckerd InviteST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Georgia College softball team (3-7) split action in the Eckerd College Spring Invitational Sunday, rebounding from a 7-3 loss to Barry University (7-2) to overtake Saint Leo University (5-4) by the same score.
Bobcat Softball Drops Two Tough Ones at Eckerd TourneyST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Georgia College softball squad (2-6) lost a pair of games at the Eckerd College Spring Invitational Saturday. GC fell 5-4 in nine innings to No. 19 University of Tampa, and added a 6-2 loss to Florida Tech.
Bobcat Softball Splits Day One of Eckerd TournamentMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Playing its first road contests of the 2012 season, the Georgia College softball squad (2-4) split day one of action at the Eckerd College Spring Invitational Saturday. The Bobcats lost to Nova Southeastern University (3-4) 4-0, then rebounded with a 9-5 win over the host school Eckerd College (2-1).