Women's Soccer Suffers Tough 1-0 Defeat in Hard-Fought Game against Berry on Senior Day The Oglethorpe women's soccer team fell 1-0 Saturday afternoon to the visiting Berry Vikings on Senior Day. The Stormy Petrels had chances in the contest, but it was Berry who capitalized and scored the game's only goal in the second half. The result dropped the Petrels to 4-9-1 overall and 1-5-1 in SAA play with their conference slate now completed. Full Story
Lindsey Bolas Earns SAA Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week Accolades Freshman goalkeeper Lindsey Bolas of the Oglethorpe women's soccer team was named SAA Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week by the league office on Monday. She earned the award for her efforts in the team's 3-0 win over Millsaps on Friday and their 1-0 defeat to Birmingham-Southern on Sunday. The award marks both the first such honor of Bolas' career and the second time this season that a member of the Stormy Petrels has taken a conference player of the week award, after freshman midfielder Maddie Cornell did so in September. Full Story
Late Birmingham-Southern Goal Sinks Women's Soccer in Tight 1-0 Contest The Oglethorpe women's soccer team challenged the first-place Birmingham-Southern Panthers on Sunday afternoon at the Oglethorpe Track and Field, fighting them tooth and nail until the very end, but the visiting Panthers were able to grab the game-winning goal in the final minute, dealing the Stormy Petrels a heartbreaking loss. The game remained tied until the final seconds where the Panthers scored the game-winning goal. The 1-0 victory for the Panthers allowed them to remain undefeated in SAA play, while the Petrels dropped to 1-4-1 in the league and 4-8-1 on the season overall. Full Story
Women's Soccer Runs Past Millsaps, 3-0, for First Conference Win of Season The Oglethorpe women’s soccer team hosted the Millsaps Majors on Friday night and was able to secure a 3-0 victory, tallying their first SAA win of the season. They scored one goal in the first half, but put the game away with two goals in the second. The win improved the Stormy Petrels to 4-7-1 on the season and 1-3-1 in the SAA. Full Story
Women's Soccer Drops 4-1 Road Contest to Rhodes The Oglethorpe women's soccer team hung tough for much of the contest Sunday afternoon against a very good Rhodes team in Memphis, Tennessee, but the homestanding Lynx pulled away late for a 4-1 victory. The result dropped the Stormy Petrels to 3-7-1 on the season overall and 0-3-1 in SAA play. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Lindsey Bolas WOMEN'S SOCCERFreshman Lindsey Bolas of the Oglethorpe women's soccer team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week for her performance in the team's 3-0 win over Millsaps and 1-0 late loss to Birmingham-Southern over the weekend.
Topher Marshall MEN'S SOCCERSophomore midfielder Topher Marshall of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week for his efforts in the Stormy Petrels' two big SAA victories over Millsaps and Birmingham-Southern.