by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate
MARTINEZ Ga.- The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced the 2009 Women's All-Conference basketball team today (March 3) with two Georgia College & State University players making the squad.
Senior Tiauna Brantley (Woodstock, Ga.) was selected Second Team All-PBC. Brantley averaged 12.1 points per game, ranked 13th in the PBC. Brantley also was 12th in the conference with 7.1 boards a game.
Teammate Shandrea Moore (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) also made the second team. Moore led the PBC averaging 5.5 assists a game. Moore also scored 9.9 points a contest during the regular season.
All-time, Georgia College has 27 All-PBC selections in women's basketball. This is the first season with more than one selection to the teams since 2003-04 when Antoinette Long (2003-04) and Latia Love (2003-05) received the honor.
The Bobcats finished the season sixth, three spots ahead of their pre-season ranking. The ‘Cats went 16-10 overall with an 11-8 PBC mark.
Georgia College will have a chance at revenge over the Pacers, squaring off with USC Aiken in the quarterfinal round of the PBC Tournament in Aiken, Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
Visit www.GCSUBobcats.com to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame. The GCSU Department of Athletics sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a D-II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement.