Senior Basketball Players to be Honored

Posted by kmay | 02/18/2011 17:07 PM

Augusta, GA- The Paine College Lions Department of Athletics will honor senior basketball players during Senior Day, Saturday, February 19, 2011 at T.W. Josey High School. The game which matches the Tigers of Benedict College against the Paine College Lions will serve as the final home basketball game for the 2010-2011 season. 

The game tips-off at 1PM, as the Lady Lions and Lady Tigers take to the court.  The seniors will be honored between the women’s and men’s game, and the Lions and Tigers will jump-ball immediately after the recognition.  “Our senior student-athletes will perform in the final home game of their collegiate careers, so we just want to offer a small token of our appreciation for all of their hard work on and off the court” said Selina B. Kohn, interim director of athletics.

Tickets for contest are $7.00 for adults, visiting students with I.D. $5.00, and Paine Students are free with valid I.D. Please come out and show your support, and wear Purple and White!

For more information, call the Paine College Athletics Department at 706-945-1367.



  L-R: Anthony Ogunleye, Daniel Walden, Thomas Broughton

 L-R: Brittany Smiley, Shanee' Butler, Alice Holmes