November 3, 2010
Georgia College Soccer’s Binkowski and Treat Named To 2010 CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District Team
by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Seniors Jessica Binkowski (Cumming, Ga.) and
Ally Treat (Fayetteville, Ga.) of the
Georgia College soccer team (7-7-3, 4-4-2 PBC) were recently named
to the 2010 CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District Team.
Binkowski is a First Team selection with a 3.96 GPA while
majoring in biology. This is the second such honor for the senior
defender who was named to the CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District
Third Team as a sophomore. Binkowski moves on to consideration for
the Academic All-America Team which will be announced Thursday,
Treat was a Third Team selection, majoring in biology adding a
minor in Spanish with a 3.91 GPA.
All-time there have been just six Georgia College soccer
student-athletes named Academic All-District.
Armstrong Atlantic and UNC Pembroke were the only other Peach
Belt Conference (PBC) schools with student-athletes receiving the
Criteria involved for being nominated include being a starter or an
important reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point
average on a 4.0 scale. The student-athlete must also have
completed one full calendar year at his/her current institution and
reached sophomore athletic eligibility.
The Georgia College Department of Athletics, back-to-back 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
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