The Guilfordian

Men’s lacrosse expects an upset against Sewanee

Men’s lacrosse expects an upset against Sewanee

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

After losing 10-6 last season, Guilford College men’s lacrosse is hungry for a win against University of South Sewanee this year. Coach Tom Carmean says he is looking forward to the game after having seven starters return. They were huge contributors to the team’s success the previous year and...

The only way is up for women’s tennis

The only way is up for women’s tennis

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

One win. 14 losses. Not a record that any team wants to have. The Guilford College women’s tennis team struggled last season as they won the first match of the season against Greensboro College on Feb. 19, 2017, but then lost all the contests the rest of the season. The team will attempt to stop...

Women’s lacrosse team starts strong

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

No better way to start a season. Whenever people are exposed to something new, excitement and anxiety build up as to what the future may hold, good or bad. The anticipated debut of the women’s lacrosse team is here as they have new faces replacing the five seniors, new challengers on their non-conference...

Softball ready to hit it into NCAA tournament

Softball ready to hit it into NCAA tournament

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College softball team has added talent to a team that broke many records last season. Guilford set the College records for most wins in a season with 30 overall and Old Dominion Athletic Conference victories, with 14. “The girls had great chemistry, they weren’t playing for themselves...

Calvin Hunter joins the College’s faculty

Calvin Hunter joins the College’s faculty

Julia Martins de Sa, Assistant Photo Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Former quarterback of the Guilford College football team Calvin Hunter ʼ92 has returned to Guilford as a new associate professor for sport studies. Hunter moved from his home in Florida, where he worked at Flagler College, to North Carolina to teach at Guilford. “I like being able to come home,”...

Baseball swings into action this season

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

Head coach Nick Black and his baseball team are ready for the season, but inexperience is a looming threat to their start. Last season, Guilford’s baseball team missed Old Dominion Athletic Conference playoffs by a slim margin. They put up intimidating stats, hitting 10 home runs, a .316 team batting...

African-American athletes recognized for their success

African-American athletes recognized for their success

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Among the seven core values that Guilford holds is diversity, limited not only to the student body, but into athletics as well. In recognition of Black History Month, The Guilfordian will acknowledge the efforts of our African-American student-athletes and their efforts in both their academics and their...

Craig Eilbacher named new interim athletics director

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College President Jane Fernandes announced that Craig Eilbacher, an associate professor of sports studies, has taken over as the Interim Athletics Director in an email to faculty and staff on Jan. 22. Eilbacher is taking over the position that has been vacant since the end of November when...