2017-18 Men's Golf Headlines

  • Men's Golf Ends Fall Season on Winning Note, Takes Chick-fil-A Collegiate Invitational Title
    October 24, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team collected their second trophy of the fall season in their final tournament before the winter break this week, completing their victory at the Chick-fil-A Collegiate Invitational in Rome with a 7-over-par 295 Tuesday to hold off the hard-charging North Carolina Wesleyan Battling Bishops to take the 54-hole tournament by eight strokes at 2-over 866. 
  • Men's Golf Drops to No. 16 in Latest Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll
    October 20, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team fell three spots to No. 16 in the latest Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, released Friday by the Golf Coaches Association of America. The Stormy Petrels were in the No. 13 spot in the Sept. 29 poll and were 11th in the preseason poll.
  • Men's Golf Finishes 10th at Golfweek Division III Fall Invitational
    October 15, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team fired a 9-over-par 293 on Tuesday at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort's Raven Golf Club, allowing them to move into the top 10 on the final day at the Golfweek Division III Fall Invitational in Miramar Beach, Florida. The Stormy Petrels finished the three-day, 54-hole event with a 28-over 880 to put themselves 23 strokes back of champion St. Thomas (Minnesota). 
  • Men's Golf Finishes Tied for Fifth at Rain-Soaked Oglethorpe-Royal Lakes Fall Invitational
    October 08, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team moved nine spots up the leaderboard in the final round of the Oglethorpe-Royal Lakes Fall Invitational, which was completed Sunday at a rainy Royal Lakes Golf and Country Club in Flowery Branch, and finished the 36-hole tournament tied for fifth at 14-over-par 590 to come in 11 strokes back of champions Greensboro. The Stormy Petrels posted a 1-over 289 over the final round and finished deadlocked with Birmingham-Southern, who fired a 4-over 292 for the final round.
  • Men's Golf Comes in at No. 13 in Latest Division III Golf Coaches Poll
    September 29, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team came in at No. 13 in the latest Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, released Friday afternoon by the Golf Coaches Association of America. The Stormy Petrels dropped a couple spots from the No. 11 spot they head in the preseason poll.
  • Men's Golf Finishes 12th at Tournament Town Championship Preview after Final Round 301
    September 25, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team completed their two-day stay in Greensboro, North Carolina, Monday with their best round of the 54-hole Tournament Town Championship Preview, firing a 13-over-par 301 to finish the tournament in 12th place at 48-over 912, 37 strokes back of champions Texas-Tyler.
  • Men's Golf Shares Victory at SAA Fall Preview
    September 10, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team picked up their first trophy in over a year Sunday, as they shared top honors with Sewanee at the SAA Fall Preview in Dickson, Tennessee. The Stormy Petrels came back with the low round of the tournament on Sunday afternoon, posting a 3-under-par 285 in the second round to vault from fourth after the morning's opening round into a tie for first with the Tigers. Oglethorpe and Sewanee finished at 3-over 579 for the tournament, a couple strokes ahead of tournament guests Huntingdon. It was their first tournament championship since the 2016 SAA Championship.
  • Men's Golf Sits 11th in Preseason Coaches Poll
    August 25, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's golf team came in at No. 11 in the Preseason Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, released Friday by the Golf Coaches Association of America. They earned one of 17 possible first-place votes in the process.