MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team and head coach Jamie Grodecki will be holding a Toys For Tots drive Monday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. during the men's basketball home opener at the Centennial Center.
"It is that time of year where you want to reach out and help those in need, because we all deserve to enjoy the holidays," said Grodecki. "We hope that this event can help bring lots of gifts to kids in our community for Christmas! It is a joy and a privilege to be involved in an event that will hopefully help bring some joy and happiness to someone's family."
Free admission will be given to those who donate at least one toy. The softball team will also be providing a variety of fun and exciting activities for kids on the upper level courts prior to and during the game, including a wiffle ball game and radar gun toss.
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.