June 3, 2009

Baseball Selected by PBC As Sportsmanship Winner

Complete List of Winners

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team has been selected as the Team Sportsmanship Award Winner by the Peach Belt Conference, season-long program to recognize hard work, character, and integrity by each sport.

The Saints finished the season with a record of 34-24 overall and in fourth place in the Peach Belt Conference with a record of 15-12 in the league. North Georgia finished the year winning 10 of their last 12 games and advanced to the PBC Tournament Championships game, coming up short in the title game in search back-to-back tournament championships.

The Peach Belt Conference presents an award following each championship season to the team in that sport that best exemplifies sportsmanship and generally conducts themselves with a high degree of integrity, character and class.

The team sportsmanship award is selected by other teams who compete in that sport. Points are awarded based on how each team finished in the voting and at the end of the year, the institution with the highest totals will receive the ‘PBC Institution of the Year Sportsmanship Award.’