Wednesday, November 17, 2010
2010 - SCAC Basketball Media Days - Oglethorpe
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference office will conduct its first annual basketball "media days" event beginning Monday, November 15.
Day three features a sit down with both head coaches Ron Sattele and Phil Ponder along with senior guard Chelsea MacDonald and senior guard Joe Kennedy of Oglethorpe University.
The Lady Petrels storm into this season after posting an 11-16 record a season ago, 4-10 in SCAC play. Head coach Ron Sattele has now lead Oglethorpe to five straight season with 10 or more wins for the first time in school history. Last year the Petrels led the SCAC in blocks with 5.8 per contest. Senior Chelsea MacDonald returns as one of two seniors on the squad after finishing last year averaging 6.0 points and 2.3 rebounds per game.
To listen to Oglethorpe head coach Ron Sattele, click here.
To listen to senior guard Chelsea MacDonald, click here.
Phil Ponder enters his eight season as the head coach of the Petrels coming off a 15-11 campaign last year, 9-7 in conference play. Joe Kennedy (865 pts) returns as one of three seniors on this OU team that has a chance to clip the 1,000 career point mark along with Todd Ward (1,009 pts) and Alex Richey (804 pts). As a junior Kennedy averaged 10 points and 3.4 rebounds a game.
To listen to Oglethorpe head coach Phil Ponder, click here.
To listen to senior guard Joe Kennedy, click here.