By: Brian DeCandia, Sports Information Graduate Assistant
NEW ORLEANS – Georgia College women’s cross country team garnered USTFCCCA 2010 Division II Cross Country All-Academic team honors as announced Thursday, Feb. 17.
Georgia College finished the season with a 3.28 cumulative team GPA. GC also placed in the top-three in six of their eight meets this season, placing second at the ASU Invitational at Toka Sticks, Ariz.
To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team, the team must have a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or better and have compiled a score (finished at least five runners) at their respective NCAA regional championship.
The Georgia College Department of Athletics, back-to-back 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.