The Guilfordian

Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

KJ Dorsey, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


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While in college, it’s hard for student-athletes to extend their time between sports, academics and social life. For the ones that can like sophomore Asa Bell being well-rounded and versatile allows him to clear hurdles on the path to success. Since 2017, Bell has been a part of Guilford’s track...

Despite record, football sees highlights

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

December 7, 2018


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The Guilford College football ended this season with a 3-6 record, the least number of wins in a season since 2011. “Obviously, record doesn’t go as well as you hope,” sai head coach Chris Rusiewicz. “You want to win them all.” The season was hurt by the lack of depth on the team. When...

Fresh faces step up for women’s basketball

Delaney Martin, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


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In the 2017-2018 season, the Guilford College women’s basketball team placed fourth in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, finishing the season with a record of 11-5. This season, however, has proved much more difficult for the Quakers whose record is currently 5-3 overall and 3-1 in the conference,...

Quakers top nationally ranked Lynchburg

Quakers top nationally ranked Lynchburg

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

December 7, 2018


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Guilford College men’s basketball team has started its season with a 4-4 record. The team broke a two-game losing streak with an 82-79 upset victory over 22nd-ranked University of Lynchburg. The Hornets were undefeated coming into the contest. It was the first time since Jan. 22, 2012 that Guilf...

Chemistry struggles hinder soccer season

Chemistry struggles hinder soccer season

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018


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Head coach Stephanie Webb recently finished her second season as the head coach of Guilford College’s women’s soccer team, with a similar showing to last season. The Quakers finished 6-10 overall, 4-6 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play, placing ninth in the conference. This is Guilford’s...

Early College students play in Turkey Bowl

Early College students play in Turkey Bowl

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


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After winning the Early College at Guilford’s Turkey Bowl, the one thing the senior class wanted by their side to celebrate their victory was a cooler of bread. Why, you ask? “I knew we would win since we’re all about getting this bread,” said Early College student Ben Miller. “We even brought a ...

Tompkins epitomizes student-athlete

Tompkins epitomizes student-athlete

Ayesha Tahirkheli, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


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For every college, student-athletes are seen as exemplary students who manage to commit their time to a certain sport while also excelling in academics. Some student-athletes are able to involve themselves deeply in their community while also having a positive impact on their team. For Guilford, junior...

Basketball teams split home openers

Basketball teams split home openers

Andrew Walker and Andrew Walker

November 16, 2018


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The Guilford College men’s basketball team fell to Greensboro College and the women’s basketball team beat Roanoke College on Tuesday night. Greensboro went on a 17-6 run in the final 5:36 of the game to earn a comeback win in front of a large crowd of supporters. The Quakers lead reached 15 points...

Volleyball displays potential for 2019

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018


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Guilford College’s volleyball team felt a déjà vu at the conclusion of their 2018 season as they fell at the hands of Washington and Lee University in consecutive seasons. The Generals topped the Quakers in the quarterfinals of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament, 3-0 (25-14, 25-17, 25-17)....