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
Volleyball Falls to Huntingdon 3-0 in Non-Conference Contest The Oglethorpe volleyball team dropped a non-conference road match to the homestanding Huntingdon Hawks Monday evening in Montgomery, Alabama, 3-0, dropping themselves to 4-19 on the season overall. The Stormy Petrels did not have their full compliment of players for the match, as they split up the squad for the final two matches of the regular season this week against Huntingdon on Monday and Maryville (Tennessee) on Wednesday, and they struggled against the homestanding Hawks. 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.