2018 Oglethorpe Volleyball News

  • Volleyball Falls to Millsaps, 3-1
    September 23, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team took on the Millsaps Majors Sunday afternoon in the second of back-to-back conference matches this weekend. Millsaps edged out the Stormy Petrels after four close sets, winning 3-1.
  • Volleyball Loses in Three Straight to Birmingham-Southern
    September 22, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team faced off against the Birmingham-Southern Panthers. The Panthers came back from 20-16 down in the first set to win, then used the momentum from that to win the match 3-0. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 3-10 on the season overall and 1-3 in SAA play.
  • Volleyball Sweeps Huntingdon for Third Straight Win
    September 20, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team played their best match of the season so far Thursday night in their home opener at Dorough Field House. The Stormy Petrels ran away from the visiting Huntingdon Hawks early and never let up en route to a 3-0 sweep. The home side won the three sets 25-19, 25-18, 25-16, and improved to 3-9 on the season as they head into the second weekend of SAA play.
  • Volleyball Takes Two in Kentucky for First Victories of Season
    September 16, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team earned their first two victories of the season Sunday afternoon in Danville, Kentucky, as they defeated Centre and Huntingdon in a pair of 5-set matches. The Stormy Petrels took the first match against Centre 25-17, 17-25, 25-15, 14-25, 15-13, then took the match against Huntingdon by the score of 23-25, 27-25, 25-27, 25-19, 20-18. The victories improved the Petrels to 2-9 on the season, 1-2 in SAA play.
  • Volleyball Drops SAA Match to Sewanee, 3-1
    September 15, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team fell to the homestanding Sewanee Tigers Saturday in Sewanee, Tennessee. The Stormy Petrels lost 3-1 to the Tigers and fell to 0-9 on the season overall and 0-2 in SAA play.
  • Weekend Schedule Changes Due to Hurricane Florence (Updated)
    September 12, 2018
    Several Oglethorpe athletic teams have seen weekend plans change due to the potential impacts of Hurricane Florence.
  • Volleyball Swept by No. 24 Berry, 3-0, in SAA Opener
    September 12, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team fell to the No. 24 Berry Vikings Wednesday night at the Cage Center in Mount Berry, Georgia, 3-0. The result dropped the Stormy Petrels to 0-8 on the season overall and 0-1 in SAA play.
  • Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to Whitworth
    September 08, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team saw their stay at the Emory National Tournament in Atlanta end Saturday without a win, as they fell 3-0 to Whitworth at the Woodruff PE Center on Emory's campus. The result dropped the Stormy Petrels to 0-7 on the young season.
  • Volleyball Swept on Friday at Emory National Tournament
    September 07, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team got their stay at the Emory National Tournament started in Atlanta on Friday, falling in a couple matches to Tufts and Transylvania. The losses dropped the Stormy Petrels to 0-6 on the season.
  • Volleyball Falls in Pair of Matches to Close out Lakeland Tournament
    September 01, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team went 0-2 on the day at the Lakeland University Volleyball Tournament in Plymouth, Wisconsin, losing 3-0 to both Wisconsin-La Crosse and hosts Lakeland to fall to 0-4 on the young season.
  • Volleyball Drops Pair of Lakeland University Tournament Matches to Start Season
    August 31, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team fought hard in a pair of matches Friday at the Lakeland University Volleyball Tournament in Plymouth, Wisconsin, but fell short in the end. They fell 3-2 to Wisconsin Lutheran in their first match of the day, then dropped a 3-0 decision to Cardinal Stritch in the nightcap. The results dropped them to 0-2 to start the season.
  • 2018 Volleyball Season Preview
    August 30, 2018
    The Oglethorpe volleyball team returns on Friday for their second season under head coach Joseph Goodson, and will look to make a big move up the SAA standings in 2018.
  • Todd Brooks Named Director of Athletics at Oglethorpe University
    August 16, 2018
    Brooks has been appointed as director of athletics at Oglethorpe University, effective Aug. 27. The former Berry College athletics director brings 30 years of collegiate athletics experience .