by Brian DeCandia, Sports Information Graduate Assistant
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball program (23-21, 7-9 PBC) is proud to announce that “Seniors Day on Senior Day” will be Friday, April 13 as the Bobcats look to defeat Lander University at the Peeler Complex a doubleheader set to start at 3 p.m.
The Bobcats will be recognizing four GC senior student-athletes in-between games for their contributions to the softball programs over the last four years. Those seniors being recognized are pitchers Sabrina Chandler (Covington, Ga.) and Haley Burnett (Columbus, Ga.), along with outfielder Caitlin Duvall (Douglasville, Ga.) and infielder Shahlisa Shirley (Winter Garden, Fla.).
GC Athletics will be welcoming senior citizens from Savannah Courts Nursing Home. All senior citizens will receive a free gift from Georgia College.
So come out to support “Seniors Day on Senior Day” Friday, April 13 at 3 p.m.
The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time 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.