by Jessica Newland, sports information student assistant
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior Dani Destiche (Snellville, Ga.) finished ninth overall to lead the Georgia College & State University women's cross country team to a third place finish at the Mercer RunFit Sports Invitational Saturday. Destiche finished her 5k run in 20:40, leading the Bobcats for the second time in as many races.
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 community-service involvement. Sign up at www.twitter.com/GCSUBobcats for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit www.GCSUBobcats.com for more information, and to nominate your favorite former Bobcats and Colonials to the GCSU Athletics Hall of Fame.