Peach Belt Releases Baseball Tournament Bracket
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released the 2014 PBC Baseball Championship Tournament bracket, with Defending Champion Georgia College (33-14) and head coach Tom Carty picking up the No. 4-seed.
The Bobcats finished 19-10 in PBC games, just percentage points out of third place held by host USC Aiken at 20-10.
Georgia College takes on No. 5-seed UNC Pembroke (33-17) Saturday, May 10 at 1:30 p.m. at Roberto Hernandez Field in Aiken, S.C.
No. 1-seed Lander University (43-6) faces No. 8-seed Francis Marion University (27-21) at 10 a.m., with No. 3-seed USCA (36-14) and No. 6-seed Armstrong Atlantic State University (27-19) at 5 p.m. and No. 2-Columbus State University (36-14) taking on No. 7-seed University of Montevallo (29-20) at 8:30 p.m. in the single-elimination tournament.
The Bobcats took the regular-season series from the Braves March 1-2, sweeping doubleheader action 9-6 and 12-6 before UNCP got one back 9-8.
As the No. 7-seed in 2013, the Bobcats ran through CSU, FMU, UNCP and then beat UM in the finals for Georgia College's first PBC Baseball Tournament Championship.
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 GCBobcats.PhotoReflect.com to purchase photo prints from home athletic contests.