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
Volleyball Season Comes to Close with 3-0 SAA Quarterfinal Loss to Berry The Oglethorpe volleyball team, seeded eighth in the SAA Volleyball Tournament this weekend, fell 3-0 in their quarterfinal matchup to top-seeded Berry Friday afternoon at the Cage Center in Mount Berry, Georgia. The dropped the Stormy Petrels out of the tournament and saw their campaign come to a close with a 4-21 overall record. Full Story
Sims, North Earn All-SAA Volleyball Honors The Oglethorpe volleyball team saw two members earn All-SAA honors at the awards banquet prior to the SAA Volleyball Tournament Friday morning in Mount Berry, Georgia. Freshman outside hitter Jacoby Sims took All-SAA Second Team honors in her first season as a Stormy Petrel, while sophomore libero Taryn North earned All-SAA Honorable Mention. It marked the first career all-conference honors for both Sims and North. Full Story
Men's Soccer, Volleyball in SAA Tournament Action This Weekend The Oglethorpe men's soccer and volleyball teams will compete in their respective SAA tournaments this weekend, both of them starting play on Friday. The Stormy Petrels will host the men's soccer tournament at the Oglethorpe Track and Field, while the volleyball tournament is set to take place in Mount Berry, Georgia, at Berry's Cage Center. SAA champions will be crowned at both venues by Sunday evening. Full Story
Volleyball Falls on Road to Maryville in Final Regular Season Match The Oglethorpe volleyball team brought their regular season to a close Wednesday evening with a 3-0 defeat in Maryville, Tennessee, against the Maryville Scots. The result meant that the Stormy Petrels finished the regular season with a 4-19 overall record. 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.