Five Stormy Petrels Named to SAA Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams The SAA released their 2016 Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes who displayed outstanding sportsmanship over the course of their seasons. The five Stormy Petrels selected join a total of 55 student-athletes among the conference's eight full-time and four affiliate members across its seven sponsored fall sports. Full Story
Oglethorpe SAAC Finishes Successful First Annual Toy Drive for Patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta The Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committtee (SAAC) wound up their First Annual Toy Drive last week and delivered the toys received to the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Hospital on Friday. Full Story
Cross Country Gets 17th Place Finish from Men at NCAA Regional; Tutt, Three Men Earn Top 100 Finishes The Oglethorpe cross country teams competed Saturday at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional in Mount Berry, Georgia, on the campus of Berry College, with the men finishing 17th out of 29 teams at the event. The Stormy Petrels also got several quality individual performances, as freshman Glenda Tutt finished 69th on the women's side and the men's team placed three members in the race's top 100. Full Story
Cross Country Gets Set for NCAA Regional Meet in Northwest Georgia The Oglethorpe cross country teams will travel up to Mount Berry, Georgia, for the third time this season on Saturday morning, as they get set to take part in the NCAA Division IIISouth/Southeast Regional on the campus of Berry College. The men's and women's teams will each be taking part in their first NCAA regional meet since 2012 and will look to cap off the year in excellent fashion with a strong showing on Saturday. Full Story
Cross Country Teams Have Successful Day at SAA Championships; Men Finish 6th, Women 7th The Oglethorpe cross country teams had their most successful day ever at the SAA Cross Country Championships Saturday. The Stormy Petrels took to the Choctaw Trails course in Clinton, Mississippi, and saw the men finish sixth and the women seventh. Those finishes are the highest each program has had at the SAA Championships. It's the best finish at a conference championships for the women since the 2000 SCAC Championships, while it's the best since the 1997 SCAC Championships for the men. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Sat Sep 17
vs. UNG Invitational DNP
@ Oakwood, Ga.
Sat Oct 08
vs. Piedmont Invitational DNP
@ Tallulah Falls, Ga.
Sat Oct 15
vs. Berry Invitational DNP
@ Mount Berry, Ga.
Sat Oct 29
vs. SAA Cross Country Championships 7th
@ Clinton, Miss.
Sat Nov 12
vs. NCAA D3 South/Southeast Regional DNP
@ Mount Berry, Ga.