Bobcat Women’s Cross Country Owns #6 Spot in Region Poll

Junior Kaitlyn Griffith
Junior Kaitlyn Griffith

NEW ORLEANS, La. — The Georgia College Women's Cross Country team held onto the No. 6 slot in the most recent United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Southeast Region Poll, released Tuesday.

The Bobcats have appeared in every region poll this year. The spot comes after taking fourth in the 2018 Bobcat Invitational Saturday.

Georgia College is third of five Peach Belt Conference (PBC) schools on the list, led by Flagler College in third. The University of North Georgia is fifth, with Columbus State University and Augusta University coming in behind the Bobcats. The top spot belongs to Queens University of the South Atlantic Conference (SAC).

The Bobcats are back in action Saturday, Nov. 3 at 10:15 a.m., traveling to Augusta for the PBC Championships.

The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 11 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 @GCBobcats on social media for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit to purchase photo prints from home athletic contests.