2017 Men's Cross Country Headlines

  • Hadden Earns Second Straight SAA Runner of the Week Honor
    September 12, 2017
    Freshman Jacob Hadden of the Oglethorpe men's cross country team earned SAA Men's Runner of the Week honors on Tuesday, marking the second time in as many weeks the first-year Stormy Petrel earned the accolade.
  • Men's Cross Country Ranked Ninth in South/Southeast Region
    September 12, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's cross country team earned a regional ranking Tuesday in the Week 1 poll put out by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), coming in at No. 9 in the South/Southeast region.
  • Men's Cross Country Performs Well at Furman Invitational, Finishing 10th
    September 09, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's cross country team performed well amidst a tough field at the Furman Invitational Saturday morning in Greenville, South Carolina. The Stormy Petrels finished 10th in the meet overall, posting an average time of 27 minutes, 24.9 seconds and coming in second among Division III teams behind fifth-place Emory.
  • Jacob Hadden Garners SAA Men's Runner of the Week Accolades
    September 05, 2017
    The SAA named Oglethorpe freshman Jacob Hadden as the SAA Men's Runner of the Week Tuesday for his efforts in the team's second-place finish at the Georgia NCAA Division III Invitational Friday in Mount Berry. In his first collegiate race, Hadden paced the Petrels and finished in the top five at the event.
  • Men's Cross Country Finishes Second at Georgia NCAA Division III Invitational; Goodwin Leads Women with 14th Place Finish
    September 01, 2017
    The Oglethorpe men's cross country team enjoyed an excellent start to their season Friday night at the Georgia NCAA Division III Invitational in Mount Berry, finishing second at the meet and earning seven individual top 30 finishes. The meet featured Division III teams from within the state, and only regional power Emory was able to best the Stormy Petrels, who finished with an average time of 28 minutes, 6.7 seconds around the eight-kilometer course.
  • 2017 Men's Cross Country Season Preview
    August 29, 2017
    The Oglethorpe cross country teams make their return this weekend, and they'll look to build on a 2016 season in which they showed improvement over the course of the season and at the SAA Championships. The men's team finished sixth and the women seventh at that event, marking the highest finishes for either program in their brief SAA history. Now, they'll look to continue to move up the standings as they try to climb to the next tier this season.