Marissa Giannerini Steps Down as Women's Lacrosse Head Coach Marissa Giannerini, who served as the Oglethorpe women's lacrosse head coach for the 2015 and 2016 seasons, has announced that she will step down to accept the head coaching position at NCAA Division II Embry-Riddle. The Oglethorpe athletic department will immediately begin a national search for her replacement. Full Story
Seventy-Three Stormy Petrels Named to 2016 SAA Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll The Oglethorpe athletic department saw 73 student-athletes named to the Southern Athletic Association 2016 Winter/Spring Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll Friday. Full Story
Twenty-Four Hours Left to Vote for Stormy Petrels in Semifinals of Sports Illustrated Campus Rush's 32-Mascot Challenge The Stormy Petrel is getting some recognition as one of the truly unique mascots in Division III athletics in a mascot bracket challenge on Sports Illustrated's Campus Rush website. The bracket will decide the best nickname in Division III and features 32 mascots from Division III schools which are not shared by any other school. Full Story
Nine Stormy Petrels Named to SAA Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams The SAA released their Spring All-Sportsmanship Teams Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes who displayed outstanding sportsmanship over the course of their seasons. The nine Stormy Petrels join a total of 78 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time members across its 10 sponsored spring sports. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Kayla Trice WOMEN'S SOCCERFreshman Kayla Trice of the women's soccer team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Luke Whelan MEN'S SOCCERLuke Whelan of the men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week by his peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.