Five Stormy Petrels Named to SAA Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams The SAA released their 2017 Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams Friday, recognizing student-athletes who displayed outstanding sportsmanship over the course of their seasons. The five Stormy Petrels selected join a total of 56 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time and five affiliate members across its seven sponsored fall sports. Full Story
Men's Cross Country Finishes 16th at NCAA Regional, Women Led by Stenn's Top-Half Finish The Oglethorpe cross country teams competed at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional Saturday in Newport News, Virginia, and saw the men earn a 16th place finish out of 32 teams. Meanwhile, the women put all three competitors in the top half of the field of over 200 runners. Full Story
Cross Country Set to Compete at NCAA South/Southeast Regional The Oglethorpe cross country teams will compete at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional Saturday morning at Lee Hall Mansion in Newport News, Virginia. The Stormy Petrels will look to cap an outstanding season that saw both teams earn the best finishes in their SAA history, and saw three men's runners take All-SAA honors. Full Story
Men's Cross Country Finishes Fourth for Highest-Ever Mark at SAA Championships; Three Petrels Earn Spots on All-SAA Teams The Oglethorpe men's cross country team finished in fourth place at the SAA Cross Country Championships Saturday morning at Nash Farm Battlefield in Hampton, Georgia, posting their highest-ever finish at an SAA Championship in the process. The Stormy Petrels came home with a score of 91 points and an average time of 28 minutes, 23 seconds in the eight-kilometer race. In addition, the Petrels saw freshman Bill Lester earn the SAA Men's Cross Country Newcomer of the Year award and sophomore Mateo Villa take All-SAA Second Team honors, with Lester and freshman Jacob Hadden both earning All-SAA Honorable Mention. Full Story
SAA Cross Country Championships Moved Up One Hour Due to Weather The SAA Cross Country Championships, set to be hosted by Oglethorpe and to take place at Nash Farm Battlefield in Hampton, have been moved up an hour due to forecast bad weather Saturday in the Atlanta area. The women's race will now get started at 9 a.m. and the men's race will get underway at 10 a.m. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Savannah LeGate WOMEN'S BASKETBALLFreshman center Savannah LeGate of the Oglethorpe women's basketball team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week for her efforts in the team's sweep of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Classic Dec. 18 and 19.
Will Perry MEN'S BASKETBALLJunior forward Will Perry of the Oglethorpe men's basketball team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week for his efforts in his team's split at the Daytona Beach Shootout in Florida Dec. 20 and 21.
Sat Sep 23
vs. Mountain Dew Invitational 14th
@ Gainesville, Fla.
Sat Oct 07
vs. Piedmont Invitational 3rd
@ Demorest, Ga.
Sat Oct 14
vs. Berry Invitational 4th
@ Mount Berry, Ga.
Sat Oct 28
vs. SAA Championships 4th
@ Hampton, Ga.
Sat Nov 11
vs. NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regionals 16th
@ Newport News, Va.