Bobcat Baseball Finishes #21 in Nation
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Georgia College baseball program and head coach Tom Carty finished the 2013 season on a strong note and were rewarded with the No. 21 position in the final Collegiate Baseball Magazine Top-30.
The Bobcats spent three total weeks in the nation's top-30 during the season, including the last two at the No. 21 spot.
Georgia College was second among the five Peach Belt Conference (PBC) schools on the list, behind only No. 12 USC Aiken. Armstrong Atlantic State University was No. 22 with Lander University a slot behind. No. 27 UNC Pembroke rounded out the list. National Champion University of Tampa took top honors.
The Bobcats had a strong finish to their 2013 season, a year where they went 36-19. Georgia College won the first PBC Tournament Championship in school history and came two wins short of a trip to the College World Series. The Bobcats put three on the All-PBC Teams, with shortstop Daniel Bick (Alpharetta, Ga.) being recognized as all-region by all organizations.
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.