Spring Sports Compete for Conference Supremacy This Weekend
Oglethorpe's spring sports teams including tennis, track, golf and baseball will travel across the country to compete in their respective SCAC Championships this weekend. Here's a look at the upcoming Championships and how Petrel fans can follow all the action.
The Oglethorpe men's and women's track teams will be heading to Memphis, Tenn. and the campus of Rhodes College for their year-end competitions. This is the first year track and field has been held at Rhodes since 2005. The action begins on Friday, April 22nd and runs through Saturday, April 23rd. Go here for the SCAC Track and Field official website with the event schedule and results.
The men's and women's tennis teams will travel to North Little Rock, Arkansas and the Burns Park Tennis Center for their Championships. The men's team enters the tournament as the No. 4 seed and will face No. 5 Sewanee on Friday at 9:00 a.m. EST. To view the complete men's bracket, go here. The women's team enters the tournament as the No. 9 seed and will face Colorado College on Friday at 12:00 p.m. EST. To view the complete women's bracket, go here. For updating results on both the men's and women's championships, visit the SCAC Tennis official website here.
The men's and women's golf teams will head to Horseshoe Bay, Texas to play three rounds of golf at the Horseshoe Bay Resort. Round one action will get underway Friday with the men playing on the Ram Rock Course and the women on the Apple Rock Course. Visit the SCAC Golf official website here for tee times and updating Championship information.
The baseball team will head to Millington, Tenn. for the second straight year for double-elimination action Thursday through Sunday at USA Stadium. The Diamond Petrels will square off with Trinity at 8:00 p.m. EST on Thursday night to begin what they hope will be a magical run to the title. For the complete baseball bracket, go here. To visit the SCAC Baseball official website with links to live stats, video and audio for all games, go here.
Check back to gopetrels.com throughout the weekend for recaps of all the Stormy Petrel action.