Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall

Welcome to Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, where Oglethorpe Athletic Director Becky Hall talks with Stormy Petrel student-athletes about their exploits both on and off the playing field. We'll have a new interview with a different Oglethorpe student-athlete each week. 

Latest editions:


Andrew Kwapil, So., Men's lacrosse - On this edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, men's lacrosse player Andrew Kwapil, a sophomore from Greensboro, North Carolina, sits down to talk about his favorite professor and classes at Oglethorpe, and about some of the valuable life lessons he's learned from playing lacrosse.


Jarvis Miller, Jr., Baseball - This week on Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, baseball player Jarvis Miller, a junior from Nashville, Tennessee, talks about suffering a career-changing injury in high school, and about why he enjoys being a member of the Stormy Petrels.


Caroline Chamberlain, So., Women's lacrosseOn this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, women's lacrosse player Caroline Chamberlain, a sophomore from Stockbridge, talks about switching from soccer to lacrosse in high school and discusses what she loves most about being a Stormy Petrel. 


Rodrigo Meade, So., Men's soccer/track and field - On this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, men's soccer and track and field athlete Rodrigo Meade, a sophomore from Fort Smith, Arkansas, talks about fighting through an injury to post an outstanding time in his new discipline, the 800 meters, and about his love of soccer growing up.


Arielle Shaw, So., Women's track and field - This week on Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, women's track and field athlete Arielle Shaw, a sophomore from Lawrenceville, talks about her plans to become a pharmacist after graduation, as well as how she got started in track and field.


Jeffrey Alexander, Jr., Men's golf - Today on Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, men's golfer Jeffrey Alexander, a junior from Port Charlotte, Florida, talks about carding an eagle on the 17th hole at Mission Inn's El Campeon course at the NCAA Division III Men's Fall Preview, and about lessons he's learned through the sport of golf.


Halley Sickling, Jr., Women's tennis - In this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, women's tennis player Halley Sickling, a junior from Smyrna, talks about dealing with an injury, her close bond with her teammates, and more.


Juliana Altman, Sr., Women's lacrosse - This week on Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, women's lacrosse player Juliana Altman, a senior from Sandy Springs, talks about her favorite professors in the communications department at Oglethorpe, how she got started playing lacrosse, and more.


Jibril Stapleton, Jr., Men's lacrosse - On this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, men's lacrosse player Jibril Stapleton, a junior from Miami, talks about coming back from a torn ACL, his first major sports injury, last season, and about starting up his high school lacrosse team.


Alice Sacal, So., Women's basketball - On this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, women's basketball player Alice Sacal, a sophomore from Mexico City, talks about how she first got involved in basketball and about her wish to come to the United States to play basketball in college.


Tom Inungu, So., Men's basketball - In this edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe men's basketball player Tom Inungu, a sophomore from Lille, France, talks about transitioning from soccer to basketball as a kid, his time on campus as a student of the Education First (EF) program before becoming a full-time Oglethorpe student, and more.


Hannah Jacobs, Sr., Women's track and field - On this edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe women's track and field athlete Hannah Jacobs, a senior from Newborn, talks about her desire to make a difference in the community through teaching and being a positive influence on the lives of children, as well as her most memorable sports moment. 


Rod Trujillo, So., Men's track and field - On this week's Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe men's track and field athlete Rod Trujillo, a sophomore from Marietta, talks about his desire to be a criminal defense attorney, being in a band, and winning the county championship in the shot put. 


Alex Norman, Jr., Men's golfOn this edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe men's golfer Alex Norman, a junior from Birmingham, Alabama, talks life lessons he's learned through sports, and about how that applies to his post-graduation life.


Katie Hanley, So., Women's golfOn this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe women's golfer Katie Hanley, a sophomore from Miami, talks with Athletic Director Becky Hall about why she enjoys being a Stormy Petrel, as well as her life both on and off the golf course.


Mike Turner, Sr., Men's basketballOn this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe men's basketball player Mike Turner, a senior from Johns Creek, talks with Athletic Director Becky Hall about how a family emergency drew him back to metro Atlanta, where he grew up, and about spending his senior year as a Stormy Petrel.

 

Alexandria Brown, So., Women's basketball - Oglethorpe women's basketball player Alexandria Brown, a sophomore center from Douglasville, joins AD Hall to talk about being a Stormy Petrel, her favorite professors, how she got started playing basketball and more.

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