ATHLETICS AT GEORGIA PERIMETER COLLEGE

COLORS: Gold, Cardinal, Blue MASCOT: Jaguar

AFFILATION: NJCAA CONFERENCE: GJCAA

RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Baseball

Head Coach:                                               Tom Cantrell

Assistant Coach:                                      Hal Gaalema

Recent Accomplishments

    Runner-up NJCAA national tournament 1977
    1998 GJCAA, Region XVII and East Central District Championships; NJCAA tournament appearance       and finished ninth in national poll with a 42-18 record
    13 players drafted in the 90’s; also in 90’s 12 All-Tournament players, 18 All-Region selections, 6               All-Americans and 1 Academic All-Americans
    Tom Cantrell awarded the 1998 GJCAA Coach-of-the-Year and East Central Region Coach-of-the-Year

Softball

Head Coach:                         Bonnie Young
Assistant Coach:                 Ed Schutte

Recent Accomplishments

Finished second in the state last season,
   their best finish since switching to fast
   pitch three years ago

Basketball (Men’s)

Head Coach:                          Alfred Barney
Assistant Coach:                  Greg Smarr

Recent Accomplishments

District X Champions and National
    Tournament appearance in 1998;
    also finished 9th in national poll
Top Ten in national poll in 1999

 

 

Basketball (Women’s)

Head Coach:                                 James Waldon
Assistant Coach:                         Angela Tribue

Recent Accomplishments

In second year of action since program was disbanded in 1988

Soccer (Men’s)

Head Coach:                                 Marc Zagara
Assistant Coach:                         Ron Moore

Recent Accomplishments

State runners-up in 1998; Josh Littleton consensus All-American 1998

Marc Zagara has completed seven seasons at the school with a 101-36-2 record Under Zagara the team has four state championships, one southeast championship and one national fourth place finish

Zagara has coached seven All-Americans and 22 first team All-State selections; his team has been nationally ranked every year Zagara has been at the school

Soccer (Women’s)

Head Coach:                                 Steve Keiss
Assistant Coach:
                        Franklin Lawson

Recent Accomplishments

State runners-up in 1998
Finished the season with an 11-5 overall record and 7-3 conference mark

Tennis (Men’s)

Head Coach:                                 Billy Pate
Assistant Coach:
                        Adam Shafran

Recent Accomplishments

1998 National Champions
Three first team All-Americans and two second team All-Americans in 1998
Pre-season number one in 1999
Mario Toledo won the National Rolex Small College Championship in 1998

Tennis (Women’s)

Head Coach:                                 Joyce Garrett
Assistant Coach:
                        Shannon Reed

Recent Accomplishments

GJCAA runners-up in 1998
Qualified two players for national tournament in 1998 at the one and two singles, as well as one doubles
Sent players to national tournament for 14 consecutive years (and counting)

Sports Information Director:     Daryl Brooks

Source: Physical Education/Athletics