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Softball swinging strong going into conference

Softball swinging strong going into conference

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor
March 10
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...

Quakers claim victory, prep for ODAC

Quakers claim victory, prep for ODAC

Daequan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor
February 24
Filed under In Print, Sports

The Quakers have seen injury, a double-overtime loss by three and offensive struggles. But in the end, they are No.1. Guilford’s 63-57 victory at Bridgewater College on Feb. 18, was their 20th of the year and cemented their spot at the top of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference for the first time...

Women’s lacrosse works to improve this season

Women’s lacrosse works to improve this season

February 18
Filed under Archives, In Print, Sports

Despite not making a trip to Puerto Rico this season, the women’s lacrosse is poised for another fun year, according to head coach Sarah Lamphier. “I walk into practice excited and walk out thinking that was fun,” said Lamphier. “Even when we have bad practices versus ourselves, it’s been...

Women’s Basketball team ranks high by NCAA prepares for spring games, ODAC

Women’s Basketball team ranks high by NCAA prepares for spring games, ODAC

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer
February 17
Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Sometimes expectations are not met, but the Guilford College women’s basketball team has been meeting their expectations so far this season. The team has an overall record of 19-3 and are 12-2 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The regular season ends Saturday with a game at Washington and...

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
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...

Quakers’ new season filled with fresh faces

Quakers’ new season filled with fresh faces

Andrew Walker, Contributing Writer
February 9
Filed under Sports

Despite the cold, the Guilford College Baseball team has been practicing and their season has begun. The Quakers hope to improve on their record from last year of 17-24 overall and 6-14 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference(ODAC) play. Last year was their third season in a row with a losing record. “(The...

As fall sports finish, winter sports begin

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor
December 2
Filed under In Print, Sports

As the fall sports season officially concludes and the campus makes its shift to the winter season, it is important to recognize the hard work and milestones of the student-athletes who have been working hard since the hot and humid days of August. It was a season that saw many great victories, postseason...

Men’s soccer kicks off season with new coach

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer
September 8
Filed under In Print, Sports

For the Quakers’ men’s soccer team, last season is over and done with. This year is about starting fresh. This season, new head coach Cory Speed was introduced to the soccer team this season a week before soccer reported for camp, and his presence has already lifted the team’s overall morale. “Coach...