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Go Petrels Athletics Update: Fall Seasons Start

The men’s soccer team finished first out of four teams at Emory’s Sonny Carter Invitational. The team beat no. 19 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in extra time on Friday, and handled Pomona-Pitzer 4-0 on Sunday to win the Invitational. Senior forward Ryan Marcano earned Southern Athletic Association Offensive Player of the Week honors with two goals over the […]

Fall kickoff tailgate, Sept. 22

Athletics Director Todd Brooks and the OU Coaching staff members invite you to the first Stormy Petrels Booster Club event of the semester. Join us outside Howell Tennis Courts near the parking lot area between 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. All are welcome for a day of exciting match ups, as your Lady Petrels Volleyball […]

Women’s lacrosse, men’s track and field athletes earn academic honors

The Oglethorpe women’s lacrosse and men’s track and field teams had members honored with national academic awards. The lacrosse team saw four players named to the 2019 Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Senior midfielder Caroline Chamberlain, junior goalie Jordan Chandler, junior attacker Samantha Chap and junior defender Dreshona Mapps-Whitmore earned […]

Oglethorpe University to host its first-ever 5K

On August 10th, Oglethorpe will host its first Stormy Petrel 5K, a closed-course road race around the historic campus. The race is intended for all ages, with male and female bracketed age groups ranging from 12 and under to 60 and over. Money prizes will be given to the top participants, and medals will be awarded […]

Tennis players, women’s team earn ITA academic awards

The Oglethorpe men’s and women’s tennis teams earned a bevy of academic accolades from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Thursday. The women’s team earned an ITA All-Academic team award and saw five members named ITA scholar-athletes. Meanwhile, the men’s team put three players on the ITA scholar-athlete list. On the women’s side, seniors Delaney Abood […]