Cross Country Competes at Berry Invitational; Men Finish 11th, Women Led by Stenn's Top 40 Finish The Oglethorpe cross country teams competed Saturday in their final meet before heading to Mississippi for the SAA Championships and put up a solid performance. The men finished 11th as a team with freshman Jonathan Vernon clocking in at 27 minutes, 28.1 seconds for the top individual performance by a Stormy Petrel, putting him in 44th place. The women's top individual performance came from freshman Hava Stenn, who finished 36th in the women's race at 24:41.3 and set a school record in the process. Full Story
Men's Cross Country Takes Second at Piedmont Invitational, Evans Wins Individual Race; Stenn Comes in 10th for Women The Oglethorpe cross country teams ran well at the Piedmont Invitational in Tallulah Falls, Georgia, Saturday morning. The men's team took second place at the event and freshman Nick Evans earned his first individual title, finishing in 28 minutes, 39.8 seconds on the 8-kilometer course and coming in around 30 seconds ahead of his nearest competitor. The women's team had three runners, all of them finishing in the top 40, as freshman Hava Stenn led the squad with a 10th place finish on the 6-kilometer course in 25 minutes, 46.4 seconds. Full Story
Oglethorpe Athletics Online Team Store Now Open at stormypetrelsteamshop.com We're proud to announce the grand opening of the official Oglethorpe Stormy Petrel online team store! Fans will now be able to purchase all their official Oglethorpe athletics apparel, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Oglethorpe athletic department! Full Story
Oglethorpe SAAC to Raise Money to Fight Pediatric Cancer on Family Weekend The Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will be presenting a variety of activities surrounding Family Weekend here on campus. The events will culminate with a fundraiser at the SAA soccer doubleheader against Sewanee Saturday afternoon beginning at 4:30 p.m. on the Oglethorpe Track and Field. Full Story
Men's Cross Country Finishes Third at UNG Invitational; Women Runners Put in Solid Performance The Oglethorpe men's cross country team finished third at the UNG Invitational in Oakwood, Georgia, Saturday, marking an excellent performance against a field filled with Division II and NAIA competition. The Stormy Petrels came in with a time of two hours, 27 minutes and 29 seconds, just four minutes behind second-place Shorter and six behind first-place SCAD. The women's cross country team had several solid performances, as well, as the Petrels look to head into the second half of their season. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Kayla Trice WOMEN'S SOCCERFreshman Kayla Trice of the women's soccer team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Luke Whelan MEN'S SOCCERLuke Whelan of the men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Thu Sep 01
vs. Watermelon Run 4th
@ Mount Berry, Ga.
Sat Sep 10
vs. Furman Cross Country Classic DNP
@ Greenville, S.C.
Sat Sep 17
vs. UNG Invitational DNP
@ Oakwood, Ga.
Sat Oct 08
vs. Piedmont Invitational DNP
@ Tallulah Falls, Ga.
Sat Oct 15
vs. Berry Invitational DNP
@ Mount Berry, Ga.