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Volleyball defeats Washington and Lee, looks to build

Volleyball defeats Washington and Lee, looks to build

Beth Pyles, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

  In a 3-2 set match game, Guilford volleyball beat Washington and Lee at home for the first time in 22 years. “Physically we really focused in on being disciplined in our defense and understanding that Washington and Lee really plays a different style of offense,” Guilford Volleyball...

Men’s and women’s teams compete at Quaker XC opener

Men’s and women’s teams compete at Quaker XC opener

Jay Montague, Guest Writer

September 15, 2019

On Friday, Aug. 31, the Guilford College men's and women's cross-country teams put their off-season training to the test at the Guilford Cross Country Opener. The meet, held on the teams’ Meadows Course, was the first Guilford has hosted since 2014 and featured runners from Guilford, Averett University...

Women’s Lacrosse ends regular season with four home games

Women’s Lacrosse ends regular season with four home games

Allyson Fuquay, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

With the spring athletic season nearing playoff time, the Guilford College women’s lacrosse team has a current overall record of 6-6 and is 1-4 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). The team has been working hard throughout the season and intends to finish out strong. All the players on t...

Quakers join in DIII Week celebration

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Last week, Guilford College participated in Division III Week, a NCAA event where Division III colleges across the nation celebrate the impact of athletics on the campus and community. The NCAA released a facts and figures sheet detailing the impact athletics has at Division III institutions acrosse ...

Softball looking for final push for ODAC Tournament

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 12, 2019

After starting out the season with a powerful offense and dominating pitching, the team has cooled off in the ODAC. The team sits at a 21-10 record but is 7-9 in conference play. The Quakers have lost three of its past four games. Guilford has eight games remaining on the schedule but only four games i...

Baseball sitting in 10th in ODAC

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 12, 2019

The Guilford College baseball team has struggled this season but won four of the past seven games. The 12-18 overall record and 5-9 conference record have Guilford sitting in tenth in the conference. Junior infielder Ryan Hill has a team-high and 12th in the ODAC with a .355 batting average. Junior...

Track & Field preparing for ODAC Championship

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 12, 2019

The track and field teams competed at the Phoenix Invitational at Elon University last weekend. The men’s 4x100-meter relay of senior Juwan Houston, senior Desmond Marshall, junior Jeremiah Hedrick and junior Asa Bell ran a time of 43.61 seconds, second-fastest time in College history. Hedrick p...

Golf posts a top three finish at Huntingdon

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 12, 2019

After two sixth-place finishes to start the spring season, the team posted a third-place finish at the Wynlakes Intercollegiate Golf Tournament. The Quakers shot 590 over the two rounds to finish behind second ranked Huntingdon College (575) and top ranked Emory University (583). Junior James Mishoe sta...

Men’s tennis on winning streak

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 12, 2019

The men’s tennis team has won five matches in a row to sit in fourth place in the ODAC.  On April 8, junior Joe Horne was named the ODAC Men’s Tennis Player of the Week for his performance the past week. He won all eight of his singles and doubles matches in the week. The Quakers’ five straight...