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Premier League squares off in matches

James Sharpe, Senior Writer
April 29
Filed under Sports

This is unlikely. Leicester City is at the top of the Premier League poll, followed by Tottenham, Manchester City and Arsenal. Tottenham and Manchester City both have 19 wins and Arsenal has 18, but somehow the underdog, Leicester City, has 22 wins. “Unbelievable,” said Leicester City manager...

WWE sheds outdated “diva” label for women

WWE sheds outdated “diva” label for women

Elias Blondeau, Staff Writer
April 29
Filed under Sports

World Wrestling Entertainment’s “Divas” have gone the way of the dinosaur. Which is not to say that WWE is phasing out female competitors. It just means that the “Divas” brand, once the catch-all term for women wrestlers, has been officially retired. This is the latest step in chief executive...

Sports editorial: Presenter Adam Ritz educates student athletes

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor
April 29
Filed under Sports

As student athletes and college students, it is safe to say that most of us know the prodigious impact that some of the decisions we make can be have on our futures after college, both positively and negatively. This is prior knowledge that many of us had going into Adam Ritz’s presentation a few...

Historic night in the NBA for Curry, Kobe

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor
April 22
Filed under Sports

What an amazing night for basketball. That was the phrase spoken and tweeted out many times on April 13 as two huge storylines unfolded at the exact same time: Golden State looking to break the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls all-time regular season wins record as well as guard Kobe Bryant playing his final...

If HB2 stays, NBA All-Star Game will leave NC

Patrick Cassidy, Staff Writer
April 22
Filed under Sports

After House Bill 2 became law, a lot of boycotts against the state of North Carolina have been put into full force. Protests ranged from Bruce Springsteen canceling his Greensboro concert to companies such as Apple, Google and Facebook protesting the law and even other state governors banning non-essential...

Many miss out on hidden Disc Golf course

Many miss out on hidden Disc Golf course

James Sharpe, Senior Writer
April 22
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

“It’s a hidden gem,” said Director of Study Abroad and International Student Advisor Daniel Diaz. “It is a very special thing for the campus.” Guilford College has had a “hidden gem” on campus, one open to the entire campus community, for many years now. That gem is the disc golf course...

Men’s rugby gets ready to tackle next year

James Sharpe, Senior Writer
April 15
Filed under Sports

“So it’s been quite a frustrating season to say the least,” said sophomore and Vice President of Guilford College rugby Spencer Powers. “But I’ve learned a lot, and we have some committed young guys, so I’m excited to see what the next couple years will bring.” The men’s rugby team...

Willet takes home the green jacket at this year’s Masters

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor
April 15
Filed under Sports

As he approached the back nine on Sunday at the Masters Tournament with a five-shot-lead at 7-under-par, it appeared Jordan Spieth had all but wrapped up his second straight green jacket and his third career major. Accomplishing this feat would have made Spieth the youngest golfer to ever do so, putting...

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Chris Collins, Staff Writer
April 15
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Frisbee: the calm, college quad sport. Not for team Biohazard. On April 9 and 10, the boisterous Frisbee enthusiasts hosted Whiskey Flick, the annual spring ultimate Frisbee tournament. Colleges from North Carolina and Virginia as well as Guilford College’s alumni team came to compete, and the competition...