O’Hayer Named GC Athlete of the Week

by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant

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MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Sophomore Haley O’Hayer (Savannah, Ga.) of the GC soccer team (7-7-2, 4-4-2 PBC) was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Oct. 31. This marks the first such honor for O’Hayer and the fourth for the Bobcat soccer team this season.

The forward netted her first career goal at Georgia College as the Bobcats and the Pacers of USC Aiken went into double overtime ending in a 1-1 draw.

The ‘Cats square off against the Saints of North Georgia (13-4, 7-3 PBC) Tuesday, Nov. 2 at 6 p.m. in Dahlonega, Ga. in the opening round of the Peach Belt Tournament. The winner advances to the Final Four in Evans, Ga. and will play the winner of the Armstrong Atlantic/Clayton State University matchup.

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