May 25, 2010

Saints Set to Depart ATL on Delta Flight 1163

ATLANTA, GA – The top-ranked North Georgia softball team departed campus Tuesday morning on their way to St. Joseph, Missouri, to compete in the NCAA Division II National Championships.

The Saints, ranked No. 1 in the nation and the only undefeated teams in the country, departed the North Georgia College & State University campus Tuesday morning at 6:00 a.m. and arrived at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport at 7:45 a.m. to local Atlanta tv stations waiting to speak with the team.

Head Coach Mike Davenport, freshman Katherine Martin, and senior Jessica Skeels spoke with members of the media about the team’s undefeated season, and the upcoming journey to the program’s second straight World Series.

Fox 5 Atlanta and 11 Alive covered the departure and will feature the team on the 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. news on Tuesday evening.

North Georgia is set to depart Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport at 10:45 a.m. on Delta flight 1163 en route to Kansas City, Missouri.