2011-12 News Releases

  • Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 19, 2012
    Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 80 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2011-12 academic year.
  • GC Women’s Basketball Inks Illinois JuCo
    June 14, 2012
    GC Women’s Basketball Inks Illinois JuCo MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith announced the signing of Brandi McKinney Thursday.
  • GC Women’s Hoops Signs Hoosier State Guard
    June 12, 2012
    GC Women’s Hoops Signs Hoosier State Guard MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith announced the signing of Tara Wornica Tuesday.
  • GC Women’s Hoops Adds Elskamp
    June 07, 2012
    GC Women’s Hoops Adds Elskamp MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith announced the signing of Thresia Elskamp Thursday.
  • GC Women’s Hoops Signs Rushton
    June 05, 2012
    GC Women’s Hoops Signs Rushton MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith announced the signing of Mckenna Rushton Tuesday.
  • GC Women’s Hoops Inks Alcovy High Grad
    May 31, 2012
    GC Women’s Hoops Inks Alcovy High Grad MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith announced the signing of Kate Palo Thursday.
  • Daily Bobcat Athletics Sports Camps Feature: Girls’ Basketball
    May 24, 2012
    Daily Bobcat Athletics Sports Camps Feature: Girls’ Basketball MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball program and head coach Maurice Smith are excited to host summer youth camps for both individuals and teams.
  • GC Basketball Welcomes Students from the Early Learning Center
    April 10, 2012
    GC Basketball Welcomes Students from the Early Learning Center MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s and women’s basketball teams, along with head women’s basketball Maurice Smith, hosted an event for students from the Early Learning Center in Milledgeville, Ga. at the Centennial Center recently.
  • 10 Reasons to Support the Georgia College Athletic Auction: Shanteona Keys
    April 06, 2012
    10 Reasons to Support the Georgia College Athletic Auction: Shanteona Keys MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - In the days leading to the 2012 Georgia College Athletic Auction, Saturday, April 14 at 6 p.m. in the Centennial Center, Bobcat Nation will sit down with a few current and former Georgia College student-athletes for a few personality profiles.
  • Shanteona Keys Tabbed PBC Freshman of the Year
    February 28, 2012
    Shanteona Keys Tabbed PBC Freshman of the Year AUGUSTA, Ga. – Freshman guard Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga.) has been named Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Freshman of the Year while also garnering All-PBC Third Team honors as announced by the league office Tuesday afternoon.
  • Keys Career-High 29 Not Enough as Bobcats Fall to #4 Lakers, 93-58
    February 25, 2012
    Keys Career-High 29 Not Enough as Bobcats Fall to #4 Lakers, 93-58 MORROW, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-22, 2-15 PBC) ended their 2011-12 season with a loss at No. 4 Clayton State University (26-2, 16-1 PBC) Saturday night, 93-58.
  • GC Women's Basketball Notes vs. Clayton State
    February 24, 2012
    GC Women's Basketball Notes vs. Clayton State GC takes on the No. 4 Clayton State University Lakers, who boast an impressive 25-2 overall record, in addition to a stellar 15-1 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) mark. The Lakers are coming off a 78-44 victory against the University of Montevallo.
  • Bobcats Drop OT Heartbreaker to Hurricanes, 91-85
    February 22, 2012
    Bobcats Drop OT Heartbreaker to Hurricanes, 91-85 AMERICUS, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-21, 2-14 PBC) fell in a hard-fought overtime battle against the Georgia Southwestern State University Hurricanes (18-7, 10-6 PBC) Wednesday night, 91-85.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. Georgia Southwestern Now Available
    February 21, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. Georgia Southwestern Now Available The women's basketball notes for GC's upcoming game against Georgia Southwestern are now available.
  • Pair of 15-Point Games Not Enough, GC Women Fall at Montevallo 51-41
    February 18, 2012
    Pair of 15-Point Games Not Enough, GC Women Fall at Montevallo 51-41 MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-20, 2-13 PBC) dropped a tough Peach Belt Conference (PBC) West Division contest Saturday at the University of Montevallo (10-14, 5-10 PBC) 51-41.
  • Keys’ 23 Not Enough, Bobcats Fall 71-46
    February 15, 2012
    Keys’ 23 Not Enough, Bobcats Fall 71-46 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshman Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga.) scored 23 points, one off her career-high, but it wasn’t enough as the Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-19, 2-12 PBC) dropped the finale of their six-game home stand to Peach Belt Conference (PBC) foe North Georgia (12-11, 6-8 PBC) Wednesday, 71-46.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. North Georgia
    February 15, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. North Georgia The women's basketball notes for tonight's Georgia College vs. North Georgia game are now available.
  • GC Women Fall to Columbus State 58-42
    February 11, 2012
    GC Women Fall to Columbus State 58-42 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-18, 2-11 PBC) dropped the school’s annual Homecoming Game Saturday to Columbus State University (13-9, 8-5 PBC) 58-42 Saturday in the Centennial Center.
  • GC Women's Basketball Media Notes vs. Columbus State
    February 08, 2012
    GC Women's Basketball Media Notes vs. Columbus State GC takes on the Columbus State University Cougars, who boast a 12-9 overall record, in addition to a 7-5 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) mark. The Cougars are coming off back-to-back losses to North Georgia and Georgia Southwestern.
  • Bobcats Sunk by #5 Lakers, 81-56
    February 07, 2012
    Bobcats Sunk by #5 Lakers, 81-56 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-17, 2-10 PBC) dropped a hard-fought battle against the No. 5 Clayton State University Lakers (21-2, 11-1 PBC) Tuesday evening, 81-56.
  • Schaafsma Scores Career-High, GC Falters 72-47
    February 04, 2012
    Schaafsma Scores Career-High, GC Falters 72-47 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshman Belinda Schaafsma (Momence, Ill.) scored a career-high 11 points but it wasn’t enough as the Bobcats (4-16, 2-9 PBC) fell 72-47 to the Hurricanes of Georgia Southwestern State University (14-6, 6-5 PBC) Saturday afternoon at the Centennial Center.
  • Bobcats Fall to Falcons 61-47, Keys Nets 19
    February 01, 2012
    Bobcats Fall to Falcons 61-47, Keys Nets 19 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshman Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga.) poured in 19 points, but it was not enough as the Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-15, 2-8 PBC) dropped a Peach Belt Conference (PBC) affair to the University of Montevallo (8-11, 3-7 PBC) 61-47 Wednesday night at the Centennial Center.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. Montevallo
    January 31, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. Montevallo The women's basketball notes for Wednesday's game against The University of Montevallo are now available.
  • Georgia College Ready to “Pack the House in Pink” Wednesday
    January 30, 2012
    Georgia College Ready to “Pack the House in Pink” Wednesday MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – During the Georgia College basketball doubleheader against the University of Montevallo Wednesday, Feb. 1, Zeta Tau Alpha will sponsor “Pack the House in Pink” day beginning at 5:30 p.m.
  • GC Women Drop Battle against No. 24 Lander, 70-52
    January 28, 2012
    GC Women Drop Battle against No. 24 Lander, 70-52 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – A strong second-half showing from the Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-14, 2-7 PBC) fell short against No. 24 Lander University (14-3, 9-0 PBC) Saturday afternoon at the Centennial Center, as the Bobcats lost 70-52.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. Lander
    January 26, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. Lander Women's basketball notes have been released for GC's upcoming game against Lander University Saturday, Jan. 28 at 1:30 p.m.
  • Children’s Miracle Network Day Set for Saturday, Jan. 28
    January 24, 2012
    Children’s Miracle Network Day Set for Saturday, Jan. 28 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College basketball and Phi Mu are partnering up to host Children’s Miracle League Day in support of their annual Dance Marathon fundraiser Saturday, Jan. 28 at 1:30 p.m.
  • Strong Second Half Not Enough as Bobcats Bested by Braves, 54-50
    January 22, 2012
    Strong Second Half Not Enough as Bobcats Bested by Braves, 54-50 PEMBROKE, N.C. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (3-13, 1-6 PBC) out-scored the Braves of UNC Pembroke (8-8, 5-3 PBC) in second half, but a 28-23 deficit at halftime proved too much as the Bobcats fell 54-50 at the English E. Jones Center Sunday afternoon.
  • Donley’s 17 Propels Bobcats Past Patriots, 58-50
    January 20, 2012
    Donley’s 17 Propels Bobcats Past Patriots, 58-50 FLORENCE, S.C. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (4-12, 2-5 PBC) recorded their second Peach Belt Conference (PBC) victory of the season in a hard-fought battle at Francis Marion University (6-9, 2-7 PBC), 58-50 Friday night.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. Francis Marion and UNC Pembroke
    January 19, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. Francis Marion and UNC Pembroke The Bobcats (3-11, 1-4 PBC) are coming off a loss to Augusta State University at home Saturday afternoon, 45-33. They look to rebound on a weekend road trip against Francis Marion University (6-8, 2-6 PBC) Friday at 5:30 p.m. and UNC Pembroke Sunday at 1:30 p.m.
  • Georgia College Women Upended by Augusta State, 45-33
    January 18, 2012
    Georgia College Women Upended by Augusta State, 45-33 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Bobcats (3-12, 1-5 PBC) jumped out to an early 8-6 lead, but a strong second half showing from Augusta State University (9-7, 3-4 PBC) proved too much as Georgia College fell 45-33 in a Peach Belt Conference (PBC) contest at the Centennial Center Wednesday evening.
  • Keys Named Bobcat Athlete Of The Week
    January 18, 2012
    Keys Named Bobcat Athlete Of The Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga) of the Georgia College women’s basketball team (3-11), was named the most recent Bobcat Athlete of the Week. This marks the third time Keys has earned the award.
  • Women's Basketball Notes vs. Augusta State University
    January 17, 2012
    Women's Basketball Notes vs. Augusta State University Women's basket notes vs. Augusta State University are now available.
  • Georgia College Downed by #13 USC Aiken, 66-43
    January 14, 2012
    Georgia College Downed by #13 USC Aiken, 66-43 MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – A strong second-half showing wasn’t enough as the Georgia College women’s basketball team (3-11, 1-4 PBC) fell to No. 13 USC Aiken (12-1, 5-0 PBC,) 66-43 at the Centennial Center Saturday afternoon.
  • GC Athletics Announces Promotions Schedule for 2012 Basketball Season
    January 13, 2012
    GC Athletics Announces Promotions Schedule for 2012 Basketball Season MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Athletic Department announces their promotional schedule for the 2012 Bobcat basketball season, featuring eight events beginning Saturday, Jan. 14.
  • Schaafsma and DeFoor Receive Prestigious Chemistry Scholarship Plan
    January 12, 2012
    Schaafsma and DeFoor Receive Prestigious Chemistry Scholarship Plan MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College women’s basketball (3-10, 1-3 PBC) freshmen Belinda Schaafsma (Momence, Ill.) and Mikalyn DeFoor (Gainesville, Ga.) received the Chemistry Scholarship Plan awarded by the department of chemistry, physics and astronomy as announced by chemistry department chair Dr. Ken McGill.
  • Bobcat Athletics to Unveil Zaxby’s Kids Zone Saturday
    January 11, 2012
    Bobcat Athletics to Unveil Zaxby’s Kids Zone Saturday MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – To add to the excitement of opening the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) schedule at home Saturday, Jan. 14 at 1:30 p.m. against USC Aiken, Georgia College athletics will also open up the Zaxby’s Kids Zone for the first time.
  • Keys Garners Second GC Athlete of the Week
    January 11, 2012
    Keys Garners Second GC Athlete of the Week MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College women’s basketball (3-10, 1-3 PBC) freshman guard, Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga.) took GC Athlete of the Week for the first week of the new year as announced by the athletic department. This is her second career award and first of 2012.
  • Four Players in Double-Digits Aid the Bobcats to First PBC Win, 57-45
    January 09, 2012
    Four Players in Double-Digits Aid the Bobcats to First PBC Win, 57-45 SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (3-10, 1-3 PBC) recorded their first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) victory of the season stymieing the Armstrong Pirates (8-5, 3-3 PBC), 57-45 Monday night.
  • Bobcats Drop Heartbreaker at Saints, 59-57
    January 07, 2012
    Bobcats Drop Heartbreaker at Saints, 59-57 ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Georgia College women’s basketball team (2-10, 0-3) held a 57-55 lead with 30 seconds to play, but a late three along with a free-throw from Flagler College (2-10, 1-5 PBC) in the waning seconds downed the Bobcats 59-57 Saturday afternoon.
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