Men's Cross Country Finishes Third at UNG Invitational; Women Runners Put in Solid Performance The Oglethorpe men's cross country team finished third at the UNG Invitational in Oakwood, Georgia, Saturday, marking an excellent performance against a field filled with Division II and NAIA competition. The Stormy Petrels came in with a time of two hours, 27 minutes and 29 seconds, just four minutes behind second-place Shorter and six behind first-place SCAD. The women's cross country team had several solid performances, as well, as the Petrels look to head into the second half of their season. Full Story
Cross Country Sweeps SAA Runner of the Week Awards The Oglethorpe cross country teams swept the awards for SAA Cross Country Runners of the Week Monday, with freshman Nick Evans earning the men's honors and freshman Hava Stenn doing the same for the women. Both athletes ran well at the Furman Cross Country Classic in Greenville, South Carolina, on Saturday. Full Story
Cross Country Performs Well at Furman Classic Among Division I Competition The Oglethorpe cross country teams traveled to Greenville, South Carolina, Saturday morning for the Furman Cross Country Classic and performed well in the process. The men's team finished 14th overall, seventh among non-Division I teams, and second among Division III teams. The women's team saw a school record fall on the day, as well. Full Story
Men's Cross Country Finishes Third, Women Fourth in Season-Opening Berry Watermelon Run The Oglethorpe cross country team put together a solid meet Thursday night at the Berry Watermelon Run in Mount Berry, Georgia, with the men finishing third and the women coming in fourth in the season-opening event in the Northwest Georgia twilight. Full Story
2016 Men's Cross Country Season Preview The Oglethorpe men's cross country team is back this week with virtually a whole new squad, as they look to take aim at moving up the SAA standings. The squad will feature much more depth than the 2015 iteration, and that should help the Stormy Petrels in their quest to improve their conference standing. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Micah Akin MEN'S SOCCERSenior Micah Akin of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Anna Rash VOLLEYBALLSophomore Anna Rash of the Oglethorpe volleyball team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.