The Guilfordian

Competition strong in 2019 MLB season

Max Elkan, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

After the chaotic 2018 Major League Baseball season, there is much anticipation about what will happen in the 2019 season. Last October, the Boston Red Sox beat the L.A. Dodgers in the World Series to win their fourth World Series title in the 21st century. However, the teams that were great last yea...

Men’s lacrosse slides into ODAC slump

Men’s lacrosse slides into ODAC slump

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 5, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

After starting the season with a 5-1 record, the men’s lacrosse team has lost all five matches in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). “Our inexperience showed a little bit however we were able to learn the pace of play that we need to get to,” said head coach Mark Crisco. “We were ...

Golf team eyeing run at NCAA title

Golf team eyeing run at NCAA title

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 29, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Guilford College has finished in sixth place in both of their tournament this spring. After a sixth place finish at The Club at Savannah Harbor Classic, they finished sixth at the Jekyll Island Intercollegiate two weeks later. Not only have the Quakers finished sixth in their two tournaments, they are ...

Kleimeier leads women’s tennis to wins

Natalie Whitmeyer, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

The women’s tennis team has had a startling comeback with two matches won this season, which is the same as the past two years combined. Kim Kleimeier, a Guilford alumni, coaches the team to victory with hopes for more wins as the season continues. Previously the women’s team didn’t have a head coach, as ...

Men’s tennis seeing early up-and-down season

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 29, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College’s men’s tennis team has kept an even pace through the start of the season. The team has a 3-3 overall record and is 2-2 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). “We’re doing fine,” said head coach Dave McCain. “We’re still going to have a real good season but just not as good...

Women’s lacrosse starts season on fire

Women’s lacrosse starts season on fire

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College women’s lacrosse team is off to a 5-2 start in their season.  This start is the best through the first seven games since the 2014 women’s lacrosse campaign. This mark through spring break comes as an improvement to a 4-3 start last year in Coach Charlotte Dixon-Graves inaugural campai...

Offense powers best softball start since 2014

Eli Short and Andrew Walker

March 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College softball has started the season with a 13-2 record. The team’s record is the best start to a season since the Quakers started 14-1 in 2014. With a 28-woman roster, and nine of them being seniors, the chemistry and comradery of the team has been nothing but successful for Guilford. ...

Baseball swinging for conference run

Baseball swinging for conference run

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College baseball team is looking to heat up as spring begins and conference play gets underway. After losing the first three games of the season, the Quakers found a groove, winning the next five games. However, after that Guilford began to struggle again. Currently the team has a 7-13 rec...

Men’s basketball sees long playoff run

Men’s basketball sees long playoff run

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

A season that with started with a 3-4 record ended as one of the best in school history. Guilford College’s men’s basketball team finished the season in the Quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament with a loss to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Junior guard Kyler Gregory scored a career-high 31 points in ...