Gordon State College Celebrates the Club Football Team’s NCFA South Atlantic Conference Championship

On Tuesday, November 30, the Gordon State College Club Football Team and coaching staff gathered in the Highlander Dining Hall on Gordon State College’s campus to celebrate the team’s NCFA South Atlantic Conference Championship. Attended by President Kirk A. Nooks, the team celebrated their overall 8-2 season with a conference record of 3-1.

In addition to the championship celebration, Head Coach Kevin Adkins presented team awards. This year’s award winners included: Offensive Player of the Year - Pacer Kincaid, Defensive Player of the Year - Jeremiah McDermott, Special Team Player of the Year - Corey Worthy, and Leaders of the Year - Caleb King and Mustapha Kroma.

After the dinner celebration, the players and coaching staff were recognized on the court at the evening home basketball game. 

“Our team has displayed the Highlander EDGE both on and off the playing field, and I am very excited that we have assisted the athletes in succeeding academically and winning the South Atlantic Conference Title,” said Kevin Adkins, GSC Head Football Coach.

Under Head Coach Adkins’ leadership, GSC’s football program has continued to promote and nurture good sportsmanship, healthy athletic competition, and strong academic achievement.

“I am so proud of our players and coaching staff. Winning a conference championship in their first full season of play, is such a huge achievement for the team and the college,” said Dr. Matthew Robison, GSC Dean of Students.

For further Information, please email Calvin Adams, GCSU Coordinator of Recreation, Intramurals and Club Sports at Cadams@gordonstate.edu or call at 678-359-5886. You can also visit the website at: www.gordonstate.edu.