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Softball swinging strong going into conference

Softball swinging strong going into conference

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under In Print, Sports

Strong out of conference play from the Quakers’ softball team has helped them start the season off with a convincing 12-3 record. Their next goal: perfection. The team is always looking improve and minimize their mistakes. However, with the way they are playing now, head coach Dennis Shores is having...

Guilford Softball steps up to the plate for 2017 season

Guilford Softball steps up to the plate for 2017 season

Hannah Shoemaker, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Sports

When head Softball coach Dennis Shores started coaching at Guilford in 2007, the softball team averaged about 17 attendees per game. “Now we have seating for over 150, and typically they’re all filled up,” said coach Shores. This shift can be attributed to the efforts of coach Shores and...

Off-season athletes prepare for spring

Off-season athletes prepare for spring

Naari Honor, Staff Writer
November 6, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

When I first began writing this article I found that I needed a bit of help to jumpstart my writing. I found myself searching for the meaning of “offseason” on the Internet. In my search I found this common quote that said, “The best athlete is made during the offseason.” Defining “offseason”...

Guilford’s 2012 softball team winds up for a winning season

Guilford’s 2012 softball team winds up for a winning season

Linda Catoe, Staff Writer
March 23, 2012
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

“There’s nothing soft about softball,” Head Softball Coach Dennis Shores told the Guilfordian. From the time softball recruits set foot on campus, they are expected to perform at a certain level, meet academic deadlines and attend mandatory study halls and academic meetings. Oh yeah, and...