Women's Basketball Drops 70-63 Decision to Berry to End Regular Season The Oglethorpe women's basketball team had a rough shooting night Saturday at Dorough Field House in their final game before heading for the SAA Tournament, and it came back to haunt them in a 70-63 defeat at the hands of the visiting Berry Vikings. The loss means that the Stormy Petrels finish the regular season with a 14-11 overall record and an 8-6 mark in conference play, putting them in fourth place by themselves headed into the postseason. Full Story
Oglethorpe Basketball Teams to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Sport at the University The Oglethorpe basketball programs are set to celebrate the 100th anniversary of basketball at the school on Saturday, as part of an SAA doubleheader against Berry beginning at 6 p.m. The weekend will feature a number of events celebrating Oglethorpe basketball. Full Story
Oglethorpe Celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day The Oglethorpe athletic department and the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday at the Schmidt Recreation Center on Oglethorpe's campus. Inclement weather moved the event inside from its originally scheduled location at the Oglethorpe Track and Field, but it didn't dampen the mood of any of the participants. Full Story
Women's Basketball Routs Millsaps, 84-60; Maintains Third Place in League The Oglethorpe women's basketball team delivered an outstanding performance from start to finish Sunday afternoon at Dorough Field House, defeating a Millsaps team that sits tied for first place in the league, 84-60. The Stormy Petrels vaulted to 14-10 overall and 8-5 in SAA play with the victory, maintaining their third-place tie after Hendrix defeated Centre in Conway, Arkansas, on Sunday. Full Story
Women's Basketball Drops Tight 55-49 Decision to Birmingham-Southern The Oglethorpe women's basketball team fought hard for four quarters Friday evening against the visiting Birmingham-Southern Panthers, but came up on the losing end of a 55-49 decision in Dorough Field House. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 13-10 overall and 7-5 in SAA play, putting them in a tie for third place with Hendrix, two games back of a first-place tie between Birmingham-Southern and Millsaps. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Austin Ferlita BASEBALLAustin Ferlita of the Oglethorpe baseball team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Dreshona Mapps-Whitmore WOMEN'S LACROSSEDreshona Mapps-Whitmore of the Oglethorpe women's lacrosse team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.