GC Basketball to Hold Annual McDonald's Tip Off Tournament



The Garrett College Men and Women's Basketball teams will hold their annual McDonald's Tip Off Tournament, November 13th-14'th. 

The schedule will be as follows:

Date Game Time
11/13 Allegany vs. Butler CCC - Women 2PM
11/13 Allegany vs. Butler CCC - Men 4PM
11/13 Garrett vs. Pitt Titusville - Women 6PM
11/13 Garrett vs. Pitt Titusville - Men 8PM
11/14 Pitt Titusville vs. Allegany - Women 12PM
11/14 Pitt Titusville vs. Allegany - Men 2PM
11/14 Garrett vs. Bulter CCC - Women 4PM
11/14 Garrett vs. Butler CCC  - Men 6PM





Lakers Host Veteran's Day Game



Join Garrett College and the Garrett Lakers as we honor our Veteran's on Veteran's Day, November 11th. Roll Call will begin at 7:30am in the Garrett College auditorium, as we honor and remember our fallen Vietnam soldiers. Following Roll Call their will be a 21 Gun Salute and Taps at 3:45pm. The GC Student Veteran Club will host a reception in the CARC from 4-6pm for veterans and families.

The Garrett Lakers Men's Basketball team will play Penn Highlands at 6pm. The Northern Garrett High School color guard will present the colors before the game. Steve Smith from the Steve Smith Band will perform at halftime, signing " The Brave". Veteran's and families are encouraged to attend! 

David K. Martin Legacy Showcase



The Garrett Lakers Men and Women's Basketball teams will hold their annual David K. Martin Legacy Showcase Tournament this weekend, November 6-7'th. 

David K. Martin served as assistant coach at Garrett College from 1986 to 2007, when he passed away after an extended battle with cancer.  He was only 53 years old when he died, and left us with memories that will fill the remainder of our days.  In addition to his duties as our coach, Dave also served over 17 years as Clerk of the Circuit Court, and blessed countless events with his tremendous voice, singing solo and as part of various vocal groups at church services, patriotic events, weddings, funerals, and performing the National Anthem hundreds of times at Lakers games.  He remains an inspiration to all who knew him, and the ripples of a life well lived carry on through the David K. Martin Legacy scholarship program, and this tournament.

The schedule is as follows:

Date Game Time
11/6 Potomac State vs. Niagara - Women 2PM
11/6 Potomac State vs. Niagara - Men 4PM
11/6 Garrett vs. Clark State - Men 6PM
11/6 Garrett vs. Clark State - Women 8PM
11/7 Potomac State vs. Clark State - Men 12PM
11/7 Potomac State vs. Clark State - Women 2PM
11/7 Garrett vs. Niagara - Women 4PM
11/7 Garrett vs. Niagara - Men 6PM



Lady Lakers Down College of Southern Maryland 3-0

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The Garrett College Women's Volleyball team defeated College of Southern Maryland last night 3-0, in their final game of the season. Freshman, Taylor Ferguson, turned in a solid performance with 8 kills, 20 assists, 12 digs, and 3 block assists. Sophomore, Natalie Johnson, led the Lady Lakers in hitting with 9 kills, and a .333 hitting percentage. Amirah Burnett, turned in 7 kills, and Maggie Vielandi led the Lady Lakers in hitting percentage with an outstanding .625 on 5 kills. Sophomore, Libero, Katie Bowman, added 17 digs.

Volleyball Goes 2-0 Over the Weekend


The Garrett College Lady Lakers picked up two MDJUCO Conference victories this weekend on the road. Friday night, the Lakers defeated Anne Arundel Community College in 5 sets. Final Scores were 26-24 W, 25-23 L, 26-24 L, 25-20 W, and 15-8 W. The Lady Lakers were led by sophomore, Amirah Burnett, who turned in 12 kills, and a .290 hitting percentage. She also added 4 block solos, and 2 block assists on the night. Freshman, Taylor Ferguson, had 27 assists. Sophomore, Katie Bowman, turned in 24 digs, and Freshman, Derricka Jackson, added 3 service aces and 25 digs.

Saturday, the Lady Lakers defeated Baltimore City CC in 4 sets. Final Scores were 25-23 W, 25-18 W, 25-18 L, and 25-20 W. Again, the Lady Lakers were led by sophomore, Amirah Burnett, who had 9 kills and a .350 hitting percentage. Taylor Ferguson added 18 assists and 5 servcie aces, while Katie Bowman tallied up 23 digs. Freshman, Derricka Jackson, had a solid performance with a hitting percentage of .333 and 20 digs. 

The ladies improve their record to 3-1 in the MDJUCO, and 3-4 overall. They are back in action on Tuesday night as they travel to CCBC Essex for an MDJUCO Conferene and Region XX match up. Game time is 7pm.