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
Seventy-Three Stormy Petrels Named to 2016 SAA Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll The Oglethorpe athletic department saw 73 student-athletes named to the Southern Athletic Association 2016 Winter/Spring Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll Friday. Full Story
Twenty-Four Hours Left to Vote for Stormy Petrels in Semifinals of Sports Illustrated Campus Rush's 32-Mascot Challenge The Stormy Petrel is getting some recognition as one of the truly unique mascots in Division III athletics in a mascot bracket challenge on Sports Illustrated's Campus Rush website. The bracket will decide the best nickname in Division III and features 32 mascots from Division III schools which are not shared by any other school. Full Story
Nine Stormy Petrels Named to SAA Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams The SAA released their Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes who displayed outstanding sportsmanship over the course of their seasons. The nine Stormy Petrels join a total of 78 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time members across its 10 sponsored spring sports. Full Story
Oglethorpe Athletics Closes Season with Petey Awards The Oglethorpe athletic department rounded out the season with the Fourth Annual Petey Awards on Sunday, hosted at the Turner Lynch Campus Center on Oglethorpe's campus. 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 2015-16 athletic year as a whole. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Micah Akin MEN'S SOCCERSenior Micah Akin of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Anna Rash VOLLEYBALLSophomore Anna Rash of the Oglethorpe volleyball team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.