Zach Taylor Named New Oglethorpe Men's Lacrosse Head Coach The Oglethorpe athletic department is pleased to announce the hiring of Zach Taylor as its new head men’s lacrosse coach, effective immediately. Full Story
Sixty-Six Stormy Petrels Named to 2016-17 SAA Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll The Oglethorpe athletic department saw 66 student-athletes named to the SAA Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll for the 2016-17 winter and spring seasons Friday. The 66 Oglethorpe student-athletes joined a total of 1,033 from around the SAA to earn a spot on the Academic Honor Roll. Full Story
Nine Stormy Petrels Named to SAA Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams The SAA released their Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes who displayed outstanding sportsmanship over the course of their seasons. The nine Stormy Petrels join a total of 79 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time members across its 10 sponsored spring sports. Full Story
Nathaniel Gillespie Earns Men's Lacrosse All-SAA Honorable Mention Sophomore middie Nathaniel Gillespie of the Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team earned All-SAA Honorable Mention from the league's coaches on Tuesday, marking the first All-SAA nod of his career and the first by a Stormy Petrel since the 2013 season. Full Story
Oglethorpe Athletics Closes 2016-17 Season with Petey Awards Ceremony The Oglethorpe athletic department rounded out the season with the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on Sunday, hosted at the Turner Lynch Campus Center on Oglethorpe's campus. The event, which is produced by the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), allowed Oglethorpe student-athletes to honor the best and brightest performances of the year while reflecting on the 2016-17 athletic year as a whole. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Topher Marshall MEN'S SOCCERSophomore Topher Marshall of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the Male Stormy Petrel of the Year by his fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to him at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.
Lauren Ransom WOMEN'S BASKETBALLSophomore Lauren Ransom of the Oglethorpe women's basketball team has been named the Female Stormy Petrel of the Year by her fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to her at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.