Grizzlies continue winning tradition


Grizzlies win national honors

GGC Athletics continued its trend of excellence this year. In addition to the national honors described in the stories below, the women’s soccer team maintained its winning record, the softball team earned a conference championship, the men’s soccer team won its second consecutive conference championship, and the baseball team played in its second national championship tournament.

Go Grizzlies!

Ty Abbott about to catch a baseball
Abbott named National Player of the Year
It was a senior year for the ages for Georgia Gwinnett’s Ty Abbott, and after posting nation-best totals in both hits and runs batted in, the Milton native became the first-ever Grizzly to be named National Player of the Year by the NAIA Baseball Coaches Association. Read more…

GGC's Mens tennis team holding 2015 NAIA National Champion banner and hoisting trophy
Men’s Tennis Cruises to Second Consecutive National Championship
The Georgia Gwinnett College men’s tennis team spent the entire regular season as the undisputed No. 1 team in the country, and the Grizzlies will end the season that way too as they beat Embry-Riddle 5-0 to win a second consecutive NAIA National Championship at Mobile Tennis Center on Sunday. Read more…

Darin Wilson head shot
Wilson named 2014-15 Under Armour Athletics Director of the Year
For the second time in his career and the first time since founding the intercollegiate athletics program at Georgia Gwinnett College, Dr. Darin S. Wilson has been named Under Armour Athletics Director of the Year. The announcement was made by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) on Tuesday. Read more…

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