Men's Lacrosse Drops Road Contest to Methodist The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team got off to a rough start Sunday afternoon in Fayetteville, North Carolina, against the homestanding Methodist Monarchs, and were unable to recover in a 25-4 defeat. Methodist scored 13 goals in the opening quarter and 19-1 over the opening half. The Stormy Petrels held them to 6 goals while scoring 3 in the second, but the damage was done. With the loss, the team fell to 0-3 on the young season. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse Falls to Greensboro in First Road Game of Season The Oglethorpe men’s lacrosse team had a tough afternoon Friday against the home standing Greensboro Lions in North Carolina. The Lions scored 16 goals within the first three periods of the game before the Petrels could get on the scoreboard. The Petrels suffered a devastating 19-2 loss. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse Opens Season with Defeat to Point University The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team opened its season Wednesday evening at the Oglethorpe Track and Field against Point University in a game that was relocated to Atlanta from Point's campus in West Point because of unplayable field conditions at the latter. The visiting Skyhawks used three goals in the final minute of the second quarter and a 6-1 scoring margin in the third quarter to pull away from the Stormy Petrels for a 19-3 victory. The loss means that the Petrels start the season 0-1. Full Story
2017 Men's Lacrosse Season Preview The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team returns this week, and looks to continue to move their way up the SAA standings this season. They'll return a handful of players from the 2016 team that finished their season with a 13-12 victory over Millsaps, and will welcome several talented newcomers into the fold for the 2017 season. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse Season Opener Moved to Oglethorpe Track and Field Wednesday The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team's season opener against Point University, originally scheduled as a road game at Point's campus in West Point, will now take place at the Oglethorpe Track and Field due to unplayable conditions at Point University's campus. The game is set to get underway at 5 p.m. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Austin Ferlita BASEBALLAustin Ferlita 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.
Dreshona Mapps-Whitmore WOMEN'S LACROSSEDreshona Mapps-Whitmore of the Oglethorpe women's lacrosse team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.