May 22, 2012

Bobcat Women’s Tennis Leads Department in 11-12 GPA

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The final grades are in, and the Georgia College women’s tennis team took top honors in the department with the best team grade point average for the 2011-12 school year.

GC women’s tennis posted an impressive 3.44 GPA to lead the way among the 10 Bobcat varsity sports teams. Softball and women’s basketball tied for second with a 3.20.

The overall Athletic Department GPA for 2011-12 came in just under a 3.0 at 2.90. Six of GC’s 10 sports put up a GPA over 3.0 this season, including soccer (3.19), women’s cross country (3.16) and men’s cross country (3.12).

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 www.twitter.com/BobcatSports and www.facebook.com/gcbobcats for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCBobcats.com for more information.