Bobcat Athletics Pulls in Record GPA Numbers

Bobcat Women's Cross Country led the way with a 3.80 team GPA
Bobcat Women's Cross Country led the way with a 3.80 team GPA

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The tabulations are done for the Fall 2018 semester, and each of the 11 individual Georgia College Athletics teams have posted a 3.0 or better grade point average (GPA) for the first time ever.

Led by a 3.80 from Bobcat Women’s Cross Country and a 3.55 from GC Softball, the Bobcat Athletic programs averaged a 3.27 GPA for the fall, a strong improvement over a 3.21 in Fall 2017.

Six of the 11 programs posted a GPA improvement over the one posted in the 2017-18 school year. The largest improvement came from GC Men’s Tennis, boosting their score up to a 3.45 to the men’s sports.

The 2017-18 team GPA title went to GC Women’s Cross Country with a whopping 3.79.

The Georgia College Department of Athletics, two-time winners of the PBC Commissioner's Cup and the 2017 PBC Sportsmanship Institution of the Year, 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 Twitter and Facebook for up-to-the-minute reports, and visit GCBobcats.PhotoReflect.com to purchase photo prints from home athletic contests.

 

TEAM FALL GPA
WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY 3.80
SOFTBALL 3.55
SOCCER 3.450
MEN'S TENNIS 3.449
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL 3.23
VOLLEYBALL 3.189
MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY 3.188
WOMEN'S TENNIS 3.13
BASEBALL 3.07
MEN'S BASKETBALL 3.005
GOLF 3.000
AVERAGE 3.27