MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College Alumni Association is set to host the annual alumni awards ceremony Saturday, and a familiar face to Bobcat Nation is set to receive a 2018 Outstanding Recent Alumni Award.
Former cross country runner, and the first Thunder Mascot, Jason Hendrix will be honored as part of the ceremony Saturday, Nov. 3 at 6:30 p.m. in Magnolia Ballroom.
Hendrix, the director of communications at the Florida Sports Foundation, has been heavily involved as a connection Georgia College's young alumni efforts since his graduation.
For more information, and to register for the Alumni Awards Ceremony and Athletic Hall of Fame Induction, visit https://alumni.gcsu.edu/aw18 .
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