Men's Soccer Closes Regular Season with Non-Conference Defeat at Georgia Gwinnett The Oglethorpe men's soccer team drew its regular season to a close Sunday night in Lawrenceville, Georgia, with a 3-0 loss at NAIA squad Georgia Gwinnett. The defeat dropped the Stormy Petrels to 6-5-3 headed into the SAA playoffs next weekend. Full Story
Men's Soccer Secures Undefeated SAA Regular Season with 3-2 Overtime Victory at Berry The Oglethorpe men's soccer team secured its first-ever undefeated trip through the SAA regular season schedule Saturday afternoon with a 3-2 win over Berry in Mount Berry, Georgia, that took two periods of overtime to decide. Freshman forward Gabe Alvarez scored a couple of goals on the day, including the game-winner in the 109th minute, just 80 seconds before the game would've been declared a tie. The victory improved the team to 6-4-3 on the season overall. They finish the SAA regular season with a 6-0-1 mark. Full Story
Men's Soccer Clinches Second Consecutive SAA Regular Season Title with 2-0 Win at Millsaps The Oglethorpe men's soccer team clinched their second consecutive outright SAA regular season crown Sunday afternoon in Jackson, Mississippi, scoring a pair of goals in the first half en route to a 2-0 victory over Millsaps. The victory ensured the Petrels will have the No. 1 seed and home-field advantage throughout the conference's two-weekend tournament. The Petrels improved to 5-4-3 on the season overall and 5-0-1 in SAA play. Full Story
Men's Soccer Plays Birmingham-Southern to 0-0 Draw, Retains First Place in SAA The Oglethorpe men's soccer team held onto first place in the SAA Friday night with a 0-0 tie against Birmingham-Southern in Birmingham, Alabama. The result moved the Stormy Petrels to 4-4-3 on the season overall and 4-0-1 in SAA play, keeping them undefeated in conference play and giving them 13 points to 12 points for second-place Millsaps. The two teams will play Sunday in Jackson, Mississippi, and the Petrels will have the chance to clinch their second consecutive SAA regular season crown with a win. Full Story
Men's Soccer Earns 2015-16 Team Academic Award from National Soccer Coaches The Oglethorpe men's soccer team earned recognition for their hard work in the classroom over the course of the 2015-16 academic year this week, as they were one of 315 men's college soccer teams to be honored with the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for exemplary performance in the classroom. The Stormy Petrels totaled a team GPA of 3.01, putting them over the 3.0 mark required to be eligible for this award. 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.