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Women’s tennis serves up spring

By Rhett Lewis The GPC women’s tennis team defeated Central Alabama Community College by a score of 8-1 on Friday, April 6, to push their record to 3-3 on the season. The Jags dynamic duo of Sadia Mayou and Idia Amen, playing the No. 1 and No. 2 singles, each …

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Lady Jags basketball wrap up

By Rhett Lewis   Just the same as every win doesn’t guarantee a title, every loss doesn’t trumpet a failure. GPC’s loss last Friday in the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament in Salina, Kansas signaled the end of their season, but the defeat will not define their season. The …

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Jaguars softball update

By Rhett Lewis   The GPC Jaguars softball team raced out to a 7-0 record in Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association play before they suffered their first loss to Middle Georgia College on March 24. The team’s overall record now stands at 18-9, including a 7-1 mark in GCAA play. The Jags have …

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Lady Jags make GPC basketball history

By Phebe Dowels The Lady Jaguars recent trip to Salina, Kansas to play in the NJCAA National Tournament was noteworthy and unpredicted. The Jaguars began at nationals making history winning their first-round game in the NJCAA national tournament for the first time in the team’s history,  over Jefferson College Vikings  …

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Lights go out on Jaguars season

By Rhett Lewis   One and done. Although small in stature and letter count, the phrase “one and done” can be as cruel a fate as there is in sports. An exit from college basketball’s postseason cuts deeper than any other competitive ending because of those three, tiny little words. …

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Softball season in full swing

By Rhett Lewis     The GPC Jaguars softball team has been busy since their season began in early February, having played ball games in four different states while racking up a 13-8 record as of press time. Early season highlights include freshman Stephanie Satterfield’s no-hitter versus Alabama Southern Community …

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Jaguars punch ticket to national tournament

By Rhett Lewis and David Schick   Can the Lady Jaguars be stopped? Aided by their unmistakable full-court press and dominant inside play, the Jaguars defeated the Pioneers of Spartanburg Methodist College on Saturday afternoon to advance to the National Junior College Athletic Association national tournament in Salina, Kan. The 75-46 victory sends GPC …

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