Track and Field Competes against Stacked Field at Emory Classic The Oglethorpe track and field teams got some outstanding competition from teams at a variety of levels this weekend, as they went against Division I, Division II, Division III and NAIA competition at the Emory Classic Friday and Saturday at Emory's Woodruff Physical Education Center. The men finished 18th against the impressive field, while the women came in 21st. 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
Track and Field Enjoys Successful Meet at Emory The Oglethorpe track and field teams competed well over a 2-day Emory Invitational in Atlanta Friday and Saturday, and saw some difficult competition, including a large number of Division II schools to go with plenty of Division III competition. The Stormy Petrel men's team finished tied for 26th at the 2-day meet. Full Story
Men's Track and Field Finishes 14th, Women 17th at Southern Invitational The Oglethorpe track and field teams competed this weekend at the Southern Invitational in Birmingham, Alabama, a meet featuring a variety of competition from Division III, Division II and NAIA competition. The men's team finished 14th in the team competition, while the women's team posted a 17th-place finish for the 2-day event. Full Story
Track and Field Kicks Off Outdoor Season at Berry's Victor Icebreaker; Men Finish Fifth, Women Eighth The Oglethorpe track and field teams got their outdoor season off to a good start Saturday at the Victor Icebreaker Duals, held by Berry College at Valhalla stadium in Mount Berry. The men's team finished fifth at the meet, with freshman Jonathan Vernon taking the title in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and senior Malik Willis doing so in the 400. Meanwhile, sophomore Arielle Shaw won the triple jump competition, getting her outdoor season off to an excellent start, while the women finished eighth as a team. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Jacob Arnett MEN'S GOLFSophomore Jacob Arnett of the Oglethorpe men's golf team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Kayla Trice WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELDFreshman Kayla Trice of the Oglethorpe women's track and field team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Fri Feb 17
vs. Sewanee Indoor Invitational 2nd
@ Sewanee, Tenn.
Sat Mar 04
vs. Victor Icebreaker Duals 5th
@ Mount Berry, Ga.
Fri Mar 10
vs. Southern Invitational 14th
@ Birmingham, Ala. (March 10-11)
Fri Mar 17
vs. Emory Invitational T-26th
@ Druid Hills, Ga. (March 17-18)
Fri Mar 24
vs. Emory Classic 18th
@ Druid Hills, Ga. (March 24-25)