by Alex Cooper, sports informtion student assistant
SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) 2013-14 Women's Division II Preseason Rankings were released Nov. 11 and the Georgia College women were ranked No. 34 in the nation. The Bobcats improved four spots from where they finished a year ago.
The Bobcats will return three players from the 2013 spring season. Sophomore Katie Krupp (Evans, Ga.) went 16-8 in singles play a year ago and posted an 18-10 doubles mark. She received All-Peach Belt Conference (PBC) honors as well as being a PBC Bronze Scholar. Marevic played all 22 matches in the first slot last season, finishing with a record of 8-14. Her doubles record of 17-5 was the best on the team. She was also a PBC Silver Scholar. Sophomore Sarah Murray (Alpharetta, Ga.) also returns to bolster the ranks, Murray picked up three singles wins and eight doubles victories a year ago.
The spring season will begin in February for the Bobcats, with the schedule still to be announced.
The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 11 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 @GCBobcats on Twitter and Facebook 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.