Baseball Storms Back from 9-Run Deficit to Upend Piedmont, 20-16, in Wild Game The Oglethorpe baseball team found themselves behind 12-3 in the middle of the fourth inning Wednesday night at Anderson Field. They didn't give up, though. On the contrary, they emphatically fought back, outscoring the visiting Piedmont Lions 17-4 the rest of the way en route to a wild 20-16 victory which improved the Stormy Petrels to 13-11 on the season. Full Story
Baseball Uses Pair of Eighth-Inning Runs to Knock off Huntingdon, 4-2 The Oglethorpe baseball team found themselves locked in a pitcher's duel of sorts with the visiting Huntingdon Hawks Tuesday night at Anderson Field, but found a way to emerge with a 4-2 victory. The win moved the Stormy Petrels over .500 at 12-11 on the season, and served as their fifth win in their last six contests, as well as their third in a row. Full Story
Andrew Mink Earns SAA Baseball Player of the Week Honors Oglethorpe sophomore first baseman Andrew Mink had his second consecutive outstanding week since returning from an early-season injury, and earned SAA Baseball Player of the Week Monday from the league's office for his efforts. He became the second Stormy Petrel this season to earn such an honor, and the third to take an SAA weekly award of any type. Full Story
Baseball Sweeps Doubleheader over Sewanee with Offensive Explosion The Oglethorpe baseball team swept a doubleheader from the visiting Sewanee Tigers Saturday afternoon in Tennessee, allowing them to take two of three from the Tigers for the series. The Stormy Petrels fell behind 6-2 in the third inning of Game 1, but outscored Sewanee 10-1 over the remainder of the contest and 24-2 over the remainder of the afternoon for a pair of huge SAA victories. The wins improved the Petrels to 11-11 overall and 3-6 in conference play. Full Story
Late-Inning Sewanee Comeback Derails Baseball, 4-3 The Oglethorpe baseball team took a 3-2 lead over the Sewanee Tigers into the bottom of the eighth inning Friday evening in Sewanee, Tennessee, but the home team was able to score a run in each of the final two frames and turn things around for a 4-3 victory. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 9-11 on the season overall and 1-6 in SAA play. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Kayla Trice WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELDFreshman Kayla Trice of the Oglethorpe women's track and field team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Andrew Mink BASEBALLSophomore Andrew Mink of the Oglethorpe baseball team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.