June 21, 2010
Bobcat Athletics Puts 93 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
MARTINEZ, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 93 Georgia College & State University student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2009-10 academic year.

June 2, 2010
Georgia College Wins Second-Straight PBC Commissioner’s Cup
HILTON HEAD, S.C. – In 2008-09, the Georgia College & State University Athletic Department was awarded the Peach Belt Conference’s (PBC) all-sports trophy, the Commissioner’s Cup, for the first time in school history. So what does Bobcat Athletics do for an encore? Georgia College made it back-to-back, capturing the coveted cup for the second-straight season.

June 1, 2010
Georgia College Holds First of Two Youth Tennis Camps this Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University tennis program and 2009 ITA Division II Men’s Coach of the Year Steve Barsby is hosting Bobcat Tennis Camp this week at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

May 13, 2010
Beliankou, Pickham Listed Among ITA Region Award Winners
SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Georgia College & State University tennis teams have seen their seasons come to a close, but Bobcat tennis is still bringing in the hardware, according to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). Graduate assistant coach Justin Pickham was recently chosen as the Southeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year, while senior Max Beliankou (Minsk, Belarus) earned Southeast Region Senior Player of the Year.

May 7, 2010
#27 Bobcat Women End Season with Region Semifinal Loss
MORROW, Ga. – The No. 27 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (12-12) ended its 2010 campaign Friday with a 5-0 loss at No. 10 Clayton State University (17-7) in the Morrow Southeast Regional Semifinals.

May 6, 2010
#30 GCSU Women’s Tennis Takes NCAA Opening-Round Win over Lincoln Memorial, 5-2
MORROW, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (12-11) toppled a conference champion Thursday, clobbering Lincoln Memorial University (18-4) 5-2 in the opening round of the NCAA Southeast Region #2 Tournament. The Bobcats advance to play host No. 12 Clayton State University (16-7) Friday at 2 p.m.

May 5, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Lands Pair on PBC Tennis All-Academic Teams
MARTINEZ, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its second annual PBC Tennis All-Academic Teams Wednesday, with a pair of Bobcats picked for the honor. Seniors Diane Danna (Paris, France) and Max Beliankou (Minsk, Belarus) were chosen for the women’s and men’s teams, respectively.

May 5, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Starts NCAA Tournament Play Thursday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University tennis teams continue play into the post-season this week, doing battle at two NCAA Southeast Regional sites beginning Thursday, May 6 with women’s action in Morrow, Ga. and the men starting May 7 in Columbus, Ga.

April 28, 2010
Georgia College Tennis Teams Tabbed for NCAA Tournament
INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA revealed the 2010 Division II Tennis Regional Tournaments Wednesday night, with both Georgia College & State University teams making the field. The Bobcat men will travel to Columbus, Ga. and the women to Morrow, Ga., with action beginning May 6.

April 25, 2010
Bobcat Athletics Holds Annual Awards Banquet, Danna and Johansson Take Top Honors
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University athletic department and director Wendell Staton hosted its Annual Bobcat Athletics Awards Banquet Sunday night, honoring a 2009-10 season of success for the program. Tennis’ Diane Danna (Paris) and golf’s Niclas Johansson (Skanor, Sweden) took home Senior Female and Male Student Athlete of the Year honors, respectively.

April 18, 2010
#30 Bobcats Land Pair on All-Conference Women’s Tennis Teams
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its 2010 women’s tennis All-Conference teams this weekend and No. 30 Georgia College & State University (11-10, 6-5 PBC) snagged two spots with Diane Danna (Paris) and Bertille Lion (Lyon, France) picking up honors.

April 16, 2010
PBC Announces Tennis Tournament Brackets, Action Starts Today
JONESBORO, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) office released the 2010 men’s and women’s tennis conference tournament brackets Thursday. The PBC Tournament begins Friday, April 16 with the championship matches Sunday, April 18 at the Clayton County Tennis Center in Jonesboro, Ga.

April 16, 2010
#30 Georgia College Women’s Tennis Falls 5-1 in PBC Tourney
JONESBORO, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament came to a close for the No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (11-11) Friday as the Bobcats lost 5-1 to No. 5 Columbus State University (18-4) in the first round.

April 14, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Defeats #32 Lander, 6-3
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (11-10, 6-6 PBC) clinched a spot in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament Wednesday, beating No. 32 Lander University (12-9, 5-7 PBC) 6-3.

April 13, 2010
Danna Named Georgia College Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGVILLE, Ga. – Senior Diane Danna (Paris) of the No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (10-10, 5-6 PBC) was named GCSU Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 11. This is the first such honor for the Bobcat women’s tennis team this season.

April 11, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Buzzes by Bees, 7-2
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (10-10, 5-6 PBC) picked-up a big 7-2 win Sunday at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility topping a strong NAIA program in the Savannah College of Art and Design (10-2).

April 9, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Banishes Braves, 6-3
PEMBROKE, N.C. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (9-10, 5-6 PBC) beat UNC Pembroke (9-14, 2-10 PBC) 6-3 Friday, breaking a three-match losing streak.

April 8, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Matches Cancelled Today
ANDERSON, S.C. – Due to inclement weather in the Anderson, S.C. area today (April 8), the Georgia College & State University men’s and women’s tennis matches against Anderson University have been cancelled. The contests will not be rescheduled.

April 7, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Programs Listed in National and Regional Polls
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University men’s and women’s tennis programs both landed in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s (ITA) National and Southeast Regional Rankings, as announced recently by the organization.

April 7, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Loses Cat Fight to Golden Tigers, 7-2
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (8-10) dropped its third-straight match Wednesday, falling to Brenau University 7-2.

April 6, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Battles #12 Lakers in Loss, 6-3
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (8-9, 4-6 PBC) fell 6-3 Tuesday to No. 12 Clayton State University (12-4, 9-2 PBC) at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

April 3, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Blanked by #5 Cougars, 9-0
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (8-8, 4-5 PBC) fell 9-0 Saturday against No. 5 Columbus State University (15-4, 9-1 PBC).

April 2, 2010
#30 Georgia College Women’s Tennis Weathers Hurricanes, 9-0
AMERICUS, Ga. – The No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (8-7, 4-4 PBC) shut out Georgia Southwestern University (5-15, 0-11 PBC) 9-0 Friday.

April 1, 2010
Lion Snags Peach Belt Player of the Week
MARTINEZ, Ga. – Junior Bertille Lion (Lyon, France) of the No. 30 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (7-7, 3-4 PBC) was named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week Tuesday. This is the first such honor for the Bobcats this season.

March 30, 2010
#30 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Blanks North Georgia, 9-0
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (7-7, 3-4 PBC) dominated North Georgia (6-10, 3-5 PBC) 9-0 Tuesday, collecting its fourth shutout of the 2010 campaign.

March 27, 2010
#31 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Postpones Match with #11 Clayton St.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Citing heavy rains in the forecast for Sunday, Georgia College & State University head tennis coach Steve Barsby has announced the postponement of the No. 31 women’s match with No. 11 Clayton State University. Originally scheduled for Sunday, March 28 at 1 p.m., the match will now take place Tuesday, April 6 at 2 p.m. at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

March 26, 2010
University President Dr. Leland, Barsby, Chaffinch Added to “Inside Bobcat Athletics” Playlist
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University Department of Athletics, with plenty of help from the Television Services Department of University Communications, has three new episodes of its weekly coaches show, "Inside Bobcat Athletics". The show already has six versions available online to view, and is hosted by Director of Athletics Wendell Staton.

March 26, 2010
#31 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Upsets #27 Delta State 5-4
PENSACOLA, Fla. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (6-7) took a three-game set at third singles making a statement against No. 27 Delta State University, upsetting the Statesmen 5-4 Friday at the White Sands Tournament.

March 25, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Against West Florida Cancelled Today
PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Georgia College & State University tennis matches originally scheduled for Thursday at the University of West Florida have been cancelled due to rain. The matches will not be made up.

March 24, 2010
#31 Women’s Tennis Falls 5-4 at White Sands Tourney to North Alabama
PENSACOLA, Fla. – The No. 31 women’s tennis team at Georgia College & State University (5-7) was edged 5-4 Wednesday against the University of North Alabama in the opening day of the White Sands Tournament.

March 23, 2010
#31 Bobcats Defeat Montevallo 8-1
MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (5-6, 2-4 PBC) swept doubles and took five singles matches to defeat the University of Montevallo (3-11, 1-10 PBC) 8-1 Tuesday.

March 19, 2010
#31 Bobcat Women’s Tennis De-claws Golden Lions, 9-0
MACON, Ga. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (4-6) collected its second shutout of the season Friday, beating Tuskegee University 9-0. The Bobcats defeated Clark-Atlanta University 9-0 in the season opener Feb. 7.

March 18, 2010
Georgia College Tennis Schedule Revised Again
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College & State University tennis teams and head coach Steve Barsby have announced changes to the 2010 Bobcat tennis schedule.

March 17, 2010
Women’s Tennis Against Brenau Moved to Thursday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis (3-6, 1-4 PBC) match against Brenau University originally scheduled for Wednesday has been pushed back to a Thursday, March 18 2 p.m. start at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility. Bobcat head coach Steve Barsby announced the change due to threatening weather predicted in Baldwin County.

March 13, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Match Postponed Today
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Due to inclement weather in the Milledgeville-area today (March 13), the Georgia College & State University men’s and women’s tennis teams have postponed their match against Lander University. The match will be rescheduled at a later date.

March 7, 2010
#31 Georgia College Women’s Tennis Captured by #23 Flagler, 6-3
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (3-6, 1-4 PBC) battled to a hard-fought loss Sunday afternoon, falling 6-3 to No. 23 Flagler College (7-2, 4-1 PBC).

March 6, 2010
#31 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Blanked 5-0 by #2 Fighting Knights
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (3-5) lost its second-straight match, falling 5-0 to No. 2 Lynn University (7-1) Saturday in neutral site action at Armstrong Atlantic State University.

March 5, 2010
#11 Bobcat Men’s Tennis Edged by #15 Francis Marion, 5-4
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 11 Georgia College & State University men’s tennis team (5-3, 2-2 PBC) got upset by No. 15 Francis Marion University (5-4, 2-1 PBC) Friday, losing 5-4 at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

March 5, 2010
#31 Georgia College Women’s Tennis Stumbles Against #4 Patriots, 6-3
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 31 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (3-4, 1-3 PBC) fell 6-3 Friday afternoon to No. 4 Francis Marion University (6-0, 3-0 PBC) at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

March 4, 2010
Georgia College Women’s Tennis #31 in National Poll, #7 in Region
SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its National and Regional Rankings Tuesday, March 2 and the Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (3-3, 1-2 PBC) landed the No. 31 spot on the national list and No. 7 for the region.

February 28, 2010
#29 Bobcat Women Pass Pacers 6-3, Pick-up First Conference Win
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 29 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (3-3, 1-2 PBC) captured its first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) victory, beating USC Aiken (2-4, 0-3 PBC) 6-3 Sunday at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

February 26, 2010
#29 Georgia College Women’s Tennis Falls 6-3 to #22 Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (2-3, 0-2 PBC) is still looking for its first Peach Belt Conference (PBC) win after Friday afternoon, surrendering to No. 22 Augusta State University (4-2, 1-2) 6-3. The Bobcats got wins at second doubles and first and third singles.

February 23, 2010
#29 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Blanked by #1 Armstrong, 9-0
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – No. 29 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis (2-2, 0-1 PBC) kicked off the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) season Tuesday, dropping a 9-0 defeat to No. 1 Armstrong Atlantic State University (7-0, 5-0 PBC) at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

February 20, 2010
#29 Women’s Tennis Shuts Out Limestone, 9-0
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 29 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (2-1) dominated Limestone College (0-2) Saturday, Feb. 20 with a 9-0 victory for Homecoming.

February 17, 2010
Georgia College Tennis Postponed
BANNER ELK, N.C. – Due to inclement weather surrounding Lees-McRae College , Thursday’s (Feb. 18) match has been postponed until further notice.

February 11, 2010
#29 Bobcat Women Netters Fall 8-1 to #4 Valdosta State
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 29 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (1-1) dropped an 8-1 match to No. 4 Valdosta State University (1-0) tonight at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

February 7, 2010
Women’s Tennis Topples Clark Atlanta, 9-0
ATLANTA – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team (1-0) swept Clark Atlanta University 9-0 in both teams’ season-opener today (Feb. 7). With only four players, the Lady Panthers forfeited three contests.

February 2, 2010
#29 Bobcat Women’s Tennis Spring 2010 Season Preview
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The No. 29 Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team takes to the court this weekend, and Bobcat fans can use this article as an inside look to the spring 2010 version of one of the most decorated programs in school history.

January 12, 2010
Bobcat Tennis Announces Spring Schedule
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University men’s and women’s tennis programs and head coach Steve Barsby have released the 2010 spring slate, as announced by the sports information office today, Jan. 12.

October 6, 2009
Barksdale Named GCSU Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshman Kayla Barksdale (Martinez, Ga.) of the Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team was named the GCSU Athlete of the Week for the week ending Oct. 4, the sports information office announced today (Oct. 6). This is the second consecutive honor for Barksdale as well as the women’s tennis team.

October 5, 2009
Barksdale Wins Another Title, Pacing Bobcats at Chick-fil-a Collegiate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The women’s tennis squad competed in the Chick-fil-a Collegiate Tennis Championship hosted by Peach Belt Conference (PBC) member Augusta State University this past weekend (Oct. 2-3) as three Bobcats saw action with one winning her singles flight.

September 29, 2009
Barksdale, Lingner Share GCSU Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Freshmen Kayla Barksdale (Martinez, Ga.) and Michelle Lingner (Dunwoody, Ga.) of the Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team were named Co-GCSU Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sept. 27, the sports information office announced today (Sept. 29). This is the first such honor for both Martinez and Linger, and also the first for the women’s tennis team this season.

September 26, 2009
Bobcat Freshmen Continue to Impress at Women’s Fall Championship
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – In day two of the 17th Annual Windstream/Georgia College & State University Women’s Tennis Fall Championship rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the Bobcats, as two singles and two doubles team won titles.

September 25, 2009
Young Guns Put on a Show at Women’s Fall Championship
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The 17th Annual Windstream/Georgia College & State University Women’s Tennis Fall Championship started today (Sept. 25) as four Bobcats advanced to the semifinals in singles and both doubles teams reached the semifinal round as well.

September 20, 2009
Bobcat Duo Falls in Semifinal Round of ITA Southeast Regional
SUMTER, S.C. - The team of senior Joao Casagrande (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and freshman Jerome Leborgne (Coordimanche, France) of the men’s tennis team at Georgia College & State University were the only remaining Bobcats competing in non-consolation action at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Southeast Regional today (Sept. 20).

September 19, 2009
Bobcat Women’s Tennis Opens Fall Season at ITA Regional
SUMTER, S.C. – The Georgia College & State University women’s tennis team opened the 2009 fall season this weekend at the ITA Southeast Region Championships, entering four singles and two doubles in the tournament.

August 28, 2009
Georgia College Hires Staton as Athletic Director
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College & State University President Dr. Dorothy Leland and Dr. Bruce Harshbarger, Vice President for Student Affairs announced today the hiring of Wendell Staton as Director of Athletics for the University’s 10-sport Division II athletic department.

August 24, 2009
Pickham Named GA for Tennis Program
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University tennis teams and head coach Steve Barsby have announced the hiring of Justin Pickham as graduate assistant coach.

August 10, 2009
Bobcat Tennis Releases Fall Slate
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College & State University tennis program and head coach Steve Barsby are proud to announce their three-tournament fall 2009 schedule.

June 25, 2009
Bobcat Athletics Lands 92 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
MARTINEZ, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients with 92 Georgia College & State University student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2008-09 academic year.