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Record anticipates launching first women’s rugby season

Record anticipates launching first women's rugby season

Mary Pyles, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

The new women’s rugby team is paving the way here at Guilford for up and coming women's sports. Guilford College Director of Athletics Sue Bower announced the addition of women's rugby to the school's varsity athletics program on May 24, 2019. The announcement raises the college's number of varsity teams...

Golf team looks to finish fall season strong

Junior Louis Lambert strolls down the fairway. // Photo by Trey Kawugule // The Guilfordian

Trey Kawugule, Sports Editor

October 29, 2019

The golf team recently returned from Golfweek Division III Fall Invitational. Their uncharacteristic slow start on day one ended up being their downfall. Senior James Mishoe was the team's highest finisher in 16th place, sitting at 214 after 54 holes. Mishoe’s performance was highlighted by a hole ...

Bower delivers as athletic director in year two

Trey Kawugule, Sports Editor

October 11, 2019

In June of 2018, it was announced that Sue Bower would be the first full-time athletic director at Guilford College. Bower, a graduate of Dartmouth College, had worked for 24 years with Tulane University in many different capacities. She started as the women’s golf coach and had many other Division I p...

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 Head Coach...

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

cross-country teams

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

Guilford College Athletics Women's Lacrosse 2019 Madison Iandoli '20

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...