September 10, 2008

Nevin Named GCSU Athlete of the Week

by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.- Junior Jamie Nevin (Grovetown, Ga.) of the Georgia College & State University women's soccer team was elected Georgia College Athlete of the Week. The announcement was made today (Sept. 10) by the sports information department. The award honors the top performance by a Bobcat athlete during the week ending Sept. 7.

Nevin was crucial to the 2-1 win over Tusculum this past Friday night. She made an assist on each goal, which put her at the top of the all-time career assists list at Georgia College with 13.

The Bobcats are back in action tomorrow night, Sept. 11, against the Falcons from the University of Montevallo at 7 p.m. at Bobcat Field.

The GCSU Department of Athletics sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as well as documented academic success and community-service involvement. Follow the Bobcats and their positive impact on the Milledgeville community at www.gcsu.edu/bobcats.