Women's Lacrosse Coaching Staff to Hit the Road on Recruiting Trail Again this Fall Oglethorpe head women's lacrosse coach Shawna Block will soon get back on the recruiting trail in an effort to bring in an excellent recruiting class for the 2018 season. Block will head to a large number of recruiting camps around the Atlanta area, and will also head to northern South Carolina and Baltimore this fall and winter. Full Story
Women's Lacrosse Hires Brittney Hughes as Assistant Coach The Oglethorpe women's lacrosse team has hired Brittney Hughes to serve as assistant coach for Head Coach Shawna Block, effective immediately. She will assist with all aspects of the program, and has been involved with all aspects of the game over the past decade, including playing, coaching and officiating. 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
Women's Lacrosse Coach Shawna Block to Embark on Summer Recruiting Tour Oglethorpe head women's lacrosse coach Shawna Block will soon hit the recruiting trail in an effort to bring in an excellent recruiting class for the 2018 season. Block will head to a large number of recruiting camps around the Atlanta area, and will also head to New Jersey, Illinois and Virginia. Full Story
Graduation Day for Numerous Oglethorpe Student-Athletes Saturday served as Graduation Day for Oglethorpe University, with a large number of Oglethorpe student-athletes receiving their diplomas on the school's academic quad on Saturday morning. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Jacoby Sims VOLLEYBALLFreshman outside hitter Jacoby Sims of the Oglethorpe volleyball team has been named this week's SAAC Female Athlete of the Week for her efforts over the course of the entire season.
Gabriel Alvarez MEN'S SOCCERSophomore Gabriel Alvarez of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week for his outstanding effort in the team's two NCAA tournament games over the weekend.