2011-12 News Releases

  • Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 19, 2012
    Georgia College Athletics Puts 80 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 80 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2011-12 academic year.
  • Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2012 Schedule
    June 11, 2012
    Bobcat Cross Country Releases 2012 Schedule MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone announced the 2012 schedule Monday, featuring five regular-season meets prior to the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships.
  • GC Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Teams Recognized by USTFCCCA
    February 22, 2012
    GC Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Teams Recognized by USTFCCCA NEW ORLEANS – The Georgia College men’s and women’s cross country teams have each been named 2011 United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic Teams as announced last week.
  • Lones Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Squad
    February 21, 2012
    Lones Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Squad NEW ORLEANS – Sophomore cross country star Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) was recently named to the 2011 Division II United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team.
  • Lones Breaks School Record, First All-Region Runner in GC History; Bobcats Take 13th at Regional
    November 05, 2011
    Lones Breaks School Record, First All-Region Runner in GC History; Bobcats Take 13th at Regional CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) became the first All-Region performer in school history Saturday, as the Georgia College women’s cross country team took 13th place at the NCAA Southeast Regional meet at McAlpine Park in Charlotte, N.C. Lones finished in 19th place.
  • Bobcat Harriers Head to NCAA Regional
    November 04, 2011
    Bobcat Harriers Head to NCAA Regional CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone are set to run at its biggest event of the season, Saturday at the NCAA Southeast Regional hosted by Queens University.
  • GC Athletes Support International Day
    November 03, 2011
    GC Athletes Support International Day MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College recently brought together a multitude of cultures to celebrate 2011 International Day. There was no shortage of Bobcat student-athletes among the 40 countries represented, as nearly a dozen took part in the opportunity to support their heritage.
  • Dobson Named to PBC Women’s Cross Country All-Academic Team
    October 27, 2011
    Dobson Named to PBC Women’s Cross Country All-Academic Team AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia College senior women’s cross country student-athlete Victoria Dobson (New Hamburg, Ontario) was named to the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) All-Academic Team, as announced by the conference office Thursday afternoon.
  • Bobcats Take Seventh as Lones Earns All-PBC Accolades
    October 22, 2011
    Bobcats Take Seventh as Lones Earns All-PBC Accolades AIKEN, S.C. – Sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) continued her impressive string of races leading the Bobcats as GC took seventh place at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships at USC Aiken. Lones’ 11th place finish helped earn her All-PBC Second Team honors for the second consecutive year.
  • Eyes on the Prize: Bobcat Women Set for PBC Championships
    October 21, 2011
    Eyes on the Prize: Bobcat Women Set for PBC Championships MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s cross country team and head coach Joe Samprone have been training all season to compete in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championships this Saturday in Aiken, S.C. hosted by USC Aiken set for a 10 a.m. start.
  • GC Women’s Cross Country Sprints to Third Place Finish
    October 08, 2011
    GC Women’s Cross Country Sprints to Third Place Finish AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s cross country program placed third in the Augusta State University Jaguar Invitational Saturday morning. Sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) paced the Bobcats yet again and finished ninth overall with a time of 24:44.
  • Lones Leads the Way Again for GC
    September 24, 2011
    Lones Leads the Way Again for GC BOSTON – The Georgia College women’s cross country team and sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) paced their way to a 16th place finish at the 32nd Annual Codfish Bowl Cross Country Races in Boston Saturday afternoon.
  • GC Women’s Harriers Pick up Fourth Place at Bridgestone Pacer Invite
    September 17, 2011
    GC Women’s Harriers Pick up Fourth Place at Bridgestone Pacer Invite AIKEN, S.C. – With three runners in the top-20, the Georgia College women’s cross country team took fourth at the Bridgestone-Pacer Collegiate Invitational Saturday at USC Aiken. The Bobcats had the opportunity to preview the 6K course for this year’s Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship.
  • Women’s Cross Country Excels in the Classroom
    September 15, 2011
    Women’s Cross Country Excels in the Classroom MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College athletic department is pleased to announce the women’s cross country team as the overall team academic winners for the 2010-11 season.
  • Lones Leads Bobcat Women to 10th Place Finish
    September 10, 2011
    Lones Leads Bobcat Women to 10th Place Finish IRVINE, Cailf. – The Georgia College women’s cross country team, led by sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.), finished 10th at the ASICS/UC Irvine Cross Country Invitational.
  • Lones and Ekstrom Lead Bobcat Women to Second Place Finish
    September 02, 2011
    Lones and Ekstrom Lead Bobcat Women to Second Place Finish MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s cross country got the 2011 season under way Friday afternoon, taking second place in the Third Annual Bobcat Invitational. Sophomore Allison Lones (Kathleen, Ga.) and senior Karissa Ekstrom (Alpharetta, Ga.) paced the Bobcats with their fifth and sixth place finishes.
  • GC Women’s Cross Country Poised for Great 2011 Season
    September 01, 2011
    GC Women’s Cross Country Poised for Great 2011 Season MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s cross country squad enters 2011 with high hopes as they return eight runners from the 2010 squad. They look to carry the momentum from their ninth-place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional into this season.
  • Bobcat Cross Country Ready to Open Season with Bobcat Invitational
    August 30, 2011
    Bobcat Cross Country Ready to Open Season with Bobcat Invitational MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s and women’s cross country teams are ready to begin their quest for the 2011 Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Championship as they host the annual Bobcat Invitational to start the season this Friday, Sept. 2 at 6 p.m.
  • GC Women’s Cross Country Ranked #8 in Preseason Regional Poll
    August 24, 2011
    GC Women’s Cross Country Ranked #8 in Preseason Regional Poll NEW ORLEANS – The Georgia College women’s cross country team was ranked No. 8 in the most recent U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), as announced by the NCAA Tuesday.
  • Bobcat Women’s Cross Country Picked Fifth in PBC Poll
    August 19, 2011
    Bobcat Women’s Cross Country Picked Fifth in PBC Poll MARTINEZ, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its Women’s Cross Country Preseason Poll Thursday, with the Bobcats taking the fifth spot in the 10-team league.
  • GC Athletics Gets 14 on ADA Academic Achievement Awards List
    August 15, 2011
    GC Athletics Gets 14 on ADA Academic Achievement Awards List CLEVELAND – The Georgia College athletic department was recently honored by placing 14 student-athletes on the list of 2010-11 DII Athletic Directors Association (ADA) Academic Achievement Award recipients.
  • Bobcat Cross Country Adds Cary as GA Coach
    July 06, 2011
    Bobcat Cross Country Adds Cary as GA Coach MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College cross country program and head coach Joe Samprone announced the addition of Steven Cary as a first-year Graduate Assistant Coach.
  • GC Athletics Puts 90 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    June 27, 2011
    GC Athletics Puts 90 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll MARTINEZ, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 90 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2010-11 academic year.