Sixty-Six Stormy Petrels Named to 2016-17 SAA Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll The Oglethorpe athletic department saw 66 student-athletes named to the SAA Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll for the 2016-17 winter and spring seasons Friday. The 66 Oglethorpe student-athletes joined a total of 1,033 from around the SAA to earn a spot on the Academic Honor Roll. Full Story
Arielle Shaw Set to Compete at NCAA Division III Triple Jump Championships Sophomore Arielle Shaw of the Oglethorpe track and field team is getting set to compete at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday afternoon. The Stormy Petrel will take part in the triple jump competition at 1:30 p.m. from the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. It will mark the second consecutive time she's competed at the outdoor national meet in the triple jump competition, as she did so in Waverly, Iowa, in 2016. Full Story
Shaw Finishes 15th at NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships Triple Jump Competition Sophomore Arielle Shaw of the Oglethorpe track and field team finished 15th in the women's triple jump at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday afternoon, marking the highest finish by a Stormy Petrel at the national meet since Katy Galli finished 14th in the triple jump at the 2014 meet. She posted her best jump, a leap of 38 feet, on the first of her three attempts. Full Story
Arielle Shaw Nabs Second Straight Outdoor Track and Field All-Region Honor Sophomore Arielle Shaw of the Oglethorpe women's track and field team picked up her second outdoor All-Region award in as many years Monday afternoon, earning the accolade from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) out of the South/Southeast region in the triple jump. She earned All-Region status in the same event for both the indoor and outdoor seasons in 2016. Full Story
Arielle Shaw Qualifies for Second Consecutive NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Sophomore Arielle Shaw of the Oglethorpe track and field team officially qualified for the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the triple jump competition Saturday, marking her second consecutive trip to the national meet in that discipline and the fourth year in a row that a member of the Stormy Petrels has qualified. The qualifier has competed in the triple jump in each of the four years (Katy Galli, 2014-15). Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Topher Marshall MEN'S SOCCERSophomore Topher Marshall of the Oglethorpe men's soccer team has been named the Male Stormy Petrel of the Year by his fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to him at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.
Lauren Ransom WOMEN'S BASKETBALLSophomore Lauren Ransom of the Oglethorpe women's basketball team has been named the Female Stormy Petrel of the Year by her fellow Oglethorpe student-athletes. The award was presented to her at the Fifth Annual Petey Awards on April 30.
Fri Mar 25
at Emory Classic 12th
Atlanta, Ga. (March 25-26)
Fri Apr 01
at Hilltop Twilight Classic 5th
Sat Apr 09
at Berry Field Day Invite 13th
Mount Berry, Ga.
Fri Apr 15
at Mountain Laurel Invite T-3rd
Fri Apr 22
at SAA Championships 6th
Birmingham, Ala. (April 22-23)