Men's Soccer Alum Micah Akin Signs with German Club Velbert Recent Oglethorpe men’s soccer alumnus Micah Akin has signed a deal with German fifth division club SSVg Velbert, marking the latest in a series of recent Oglethorpe soccer alumni to sign at various clubs around the world. Full Story
Graduation Day for Numerous Oglethorpe Student-Athletes 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. 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 - Rodrigo Meade 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. Full Story
Oglethorpe Athletics to Celebrate Start of Division III Week with Cookout on Sunday, April 2 The Oglethorpe athletic department will celebrate the start of NCAA Division III Week on Sunday, April 2, with a cookout that will be ongoing during the baseball game against Centre and the men's lacrosse game against Hendrix that afternoon. The cookout will take place from noon to 3 p.m., and will be held at Petey's Party Pavilion, the landing overlooking right field at Anderson Field. 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.