December 20, 2012

GC Women’s Basketball to Host Stair South Basketball Clinic and Tournament

by Trevor Kuss, sports information assistant

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Georgia College women’s basketball and head coach Maurice Smith will host the Stair South Basketball Clinic, a free youth day clinic Saturday, Dec. 29. The Bobcats will then host Coker College, Tuskegee University and fellow Peach Belt Conference (PBC) member UNC Pembroke for a two-day tournament starting Dec. 30, all as part of the Stair South Inc. Holiday Weekend.

The free youth clinic will start at 10 a.m. and last two hours. Taking place at the Centennial Center, boys are girls ages six to 12 are invited to have fun while learning the fundamentals of basketball from the Bobcat coaches and players.

The Stair South Classic will feature two games on both Sunday Dec. 30 and Monday Dec. 31. The Bobcats will face off against Tuskegee with the Braves taking on Coker Sunday and then The Bobcats will play Coker the following day when UNC Pembroke battles Tuskegee.

For more information on the youth clinic, contact GC women’s basketball assistant coach Toby Wagoner at toby.wagoner@gcsu.edu or (478) 445-1788.

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