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 79 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time members across its 10 sponsored spring sports. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse Coach Nathan Young to Head Out on Summer Recruiting Tour Oglethorpe head men's lacrosse coach Nathan Young will soon hit the road again as he looks to bring in an outstanding recruiting class for the 2018 season. Young will be traveling to a number of recruiting camps around the Atlanta area, and will also be headed to Chicago, as well as Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Maryland and Ohio. Full Story
Nathaniel Gillespie Earns Men's Lacrosse All-SAA Honorable Mention Sophomore middie Nathaniel Gillespie of the Oglethorpe men's lacrosse team earned All-SAA Honorable Mention from the league's coaches on Tuesday, marking the first All-SAA nod of his career and the first by a Stormy Petrel since the 2013 season. Full Story
Oglethorpe Athletics Closes 2016-17 Season with Petey Awards Ceremony The Oglethorpe athletic department rounded out the season with the Fifth 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 2016-17 athletic year as a whole. Full Story
Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall - Andrew Kwapil 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. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Topher Marshall MEN'S SOCCERSophomore Topher Marshall of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the Male Stormy Petrel of the Year by his fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to him at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.
Lauren Ransom WOMEN'S BASKETBALLSophomore Lauren Ransom of the Oglethorpe women's basketball team has been named the Female Stormy Petrel of the Year by her fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to her at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.