2019 Oglethorpe Men's Lacrosse News

  • Graduation day for numerous Oglethorpe student-athletes
    May 19, 2019
    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.
  • Stormy Petrels close out academic year with 2019 Petey Awards
    May 08, 2019
    The Oglethorpe athletic department rounded out the season with the Seventh Annual Petey Awards on Sunday, hosted at the university's Conant Performing Arts Center. The event, which is produced by the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), allowed Oglethorpe student-athletes to honor the best and brightest performances of the year while reflecting on the 2018-19 athletic year as a whole.
  • Addison Irwin earns men's lacrosse All-SAA honorable mention
    April 23, 2019
    Freshman goalie Addison Irwin of the Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team was named to the All-SAA honorable mention list, as voted by the league's coaches, Tuesday. It marked the first such award of his career and the first All-SAA accolade for a Stormy Petrel since middie Nathaniel Gillespie took honorable mention in 2017.
  • Men's lacrosse closes season with loss to Birmingham-Southern
    April 12, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team fell to the homestanding Birmingham-Southern Panthers 24-2 Friday evening in Alabama, marking the end to their season. The Stormy Petrels scored single goals in the second and third quarters but couldn't keep up with Birmingham-Southern. Oglethorpe fell to 4-10 overall and 0-6 in SAA play to close the campaign.
  • Men's lacrosse drops road contest to Berry
    April 09, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team fell 21-2 to the homestanding Berry Vikings Tuesday night in Mount Berry at Valhalla stadium. The result dropped the Stormy Petrels to 4-9 on the season overall and 0-5 in SAA play.
  • Men's lacrosse drops 18-2 road decision to Centre
    April 06, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team fell 18-2 to the homestanding Centre Colonels Saturday afternoon in Danville, Kentucky. With the loss, the Stormy Petrels dropped to 4-8 on the season overall and 0-4 in SAA play.
  • Men's lacrosse falls to Hendrix on Senior Day
    March 31, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team was shut out in the first half and, despite playing better in the second half, couldn't claw their way back into the game Sunday afternoon against the visiting Hendrix Warriors at the Oglethorpe Track and Field. The Stormy Petrels fell 14-5 in their final home game of the season and dropped to 4-7 overall and 0-3 in SAA play.
  • Men's lacrosse falls to Rhodes 18-2
    March 29, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team fell to the visiting Rhodes Lynx 18-2 Friday night at the Oglethorpe Track and Field. The Stormy Petrels stayed in the game over the opening 30 minutes, trailing Rhodes just 4-2 after the first quarter and 9-2 headed into halftime. However, the Lynx blanked the Petrels in the second half and scored nine more goals of their own. The loss dropped Oglethorpe to 4-6 on the season overall and 0-2 in SAA play.
  • Men's lacrosse falls to Sewanee in SAA opener
    March 23, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team faced a tough Sewanee team in their SAA opener Saturday afternoon at the Oglethorpe Track and Field and, despite playing the visiting Tigers evenly over the second and third quarters, fell 20-4. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 4-5 on the season overall and 0-1 in SAA play.
  • Men's lacrosse falls to Huntingdon, drops to .500 on season
    March 20, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team found themselves matched up against a tough Huntingdon Hawks side Wednesday night at the Oglethorpe Track and Field. They hung in for awhile but couldn't score enough to stay in the contest in a 17-4 defeat. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to an even 4-4 on the season.
  • Men's lacrosse falls 16-2 to Greensboro
    March 16, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team fell 16-2 to the visiting Greensboro Pride Saturday afternoon at the Oglethorpe Track and Field. The Stormy Petrels fell behind 6-0 in the first quarter and were unable to work their way back into the game. They fell to 4-3 on the season with the loss.
  • Men's lacrosse trounces Earlham 19-4 to set school record for single-season wins
    March 09, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team won its fourth game of a season for the first time in program history Saturday afternoon, running away from the visiting Earlham Quakers 19-4 at the Oglethorpe Track and Field. With the win, the Stormy Petrels improved to 4-2 on the season.
  • Men's lacrosse falls to Methodist in home opener
    March 07, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team played at the Oglethorpe Track and Field in their home opener Thursday afternoon after it was delayed by a postponement in February. The Stormy Petrels fell to the visiting Methodist Monarchs 14-6 and fell to 3-2 on the season.
  • Men's lacrosse continues best start in program history with 7-3 win at Mount St. Joseph
    March 03, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team defeated Mount St. Joseph 7-3 in Cincinnati on Sunday to continue the best start in program history. They now sit at 3-1, matching the most-ever wins by a Stormy Petrel men's lacrosse team, and their three-game winning streak is the largest in program history.
  • Men's lacrosse defeats Concordia Chicago in dramatic fashion
    March 01, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team scored a game-tying goal with nine seconds left in regulation and a sudden-death goal in overtime Friday night to knock off Concordia Chicago 9-8 at a neutral site in Cincinnati. Sophomore middie Brian Green scored both goals for the Stormy Petrels, who improved to 2-1 on the young season with the victory.
  • Men's lacrosse nabs first win of year, defeats Averett 6-2
    February 23, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team earned their first victory of the season Saturday afternoon in Danville, Virginia, beating the homestanding Averett Cougars 6-2. The Stormy Petrels got three goals from junior attackman Cameron Ritter and 10 saves from freshman goalie Addison Irwin in the victory and improved to 1-1 on the season.
  • 2019 Men's Lacrosse Season Preview
    February 13, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men’s lacrosse team returns to action this week, as they open their season Wednesday night against in-state opponent Piedmont in Demorest. The Stormy Petrels come off a 1-11 season in 2018, but look to have much more depth on the roster this time around and will try to use that to their advantage as they work their way through their SAA schedule.
  • Men's lacrosse opens season with 18-5 loss at Piedmont
    February 13, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team opened their season with an 18-5 loss to in-state opponent Piedmont in Demorest Wednesday night. The Stormy Petrels and Lions were tied 2-2 after the opening 15 minutes, but Piedmont responded by scoring 15 of the game's next 16 goals to pull away to a 17-3 lead early in the fourth quarter.