Women’s Hoops to Host Youth Clinic

by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - The Georgia College & State University women's basketball team and head coach John Carrick will be hosting a Youth Clinic from 9-10:30 a.m. Dec. 28.

Carrick has 457 wins as head coach at Georgia College and the Bobcats recorded their 500th victory in the season opener against Lenoir-Rhyne University 68-67.

The Bobcat coaching staff and players will work on teaching fundamentals of the game for girls 9-12 years old.

"You can't have fundamentals without FUN," assistant coach Maurice Smith said.

Be sure to catch the Bobcats next home game Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. against Lincoln Memorial University in the Craig Massee Real Estate Classic.

The GCSU Department of Athletics, winners of the 2008-09 PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division 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. Sign up at Twitter.com username GCSUSID for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCSUBobcats.com to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame.