August 5, 2011

GC Basketball Announces Junior Bobcat Basketball League Year Two

>>>JBBL Web Site

>>>JBBL Registration Flyer [pdf]

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Has your youngster ever dreamed about playing basketball with top level collegiate athletes? Well here is his or her chance to be a part of the Big Show as the Georgia College women’s basketball team invites local boys and girls to the second season of the Junior Bobcat Basketball League (JBBL).

The camp intro and clinic will be held Sunday, Aug. 21 from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Centennial Center, and will finish with an hour of games from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. After that, the league will have practices and games Aug. 28, Sept. 11, Sept. 25 and Oct. 2 each session running from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The JBBL’s main focus is to learn the fundamentals of the game, have a positive experience and develop an interest for the game of basketball. The kids will enjoy 5-v-5 games against kids of their own age group and be coached by players from the Bobcat women’s basketball team. Stay up to date with newsletters mailed each week highlighting stats and numerous weekly awards.

Open to all boys and girls from ages 6-12, participants will enjoy a JBBL T-shirt, a Powerade water bottle, a pizza party following a Bobcat basketball game, a complementary pass to a basketball game and other great gifts; all for only $85.

For more information, call or email assistant coach Toby Wagoner at (478) 445-1788 or toby.wagoner@gcsu.edu

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.