The Guilfordian

Men’s tennis poised for 2019 season

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Last year’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference Men’s Tennis Coach of the Year Dave McCain returns for his ninth season as the Quakers’ head coach. Guilford brings back a young roster from their 2018 campaign, where they earned the second seed in the ODAC Tournament. They fell to Hampden-Sydney Coll...

Quakers women’s basketball ready for ODAC Tournament

Quakers women’s basketball ready for ODAC Tournament

Andrew Walker, Sports ann Web Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford’s women’s basketball team faces Shenandoah University in the quarterfinals of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday, Feb. 21. The Quakers are the first seed in the tournament after winning the regular-season title with a 16-2 conference record. Guilford will face Sh...

Women’s tennis team looks for turnaround

Women’s tennis team looks for turnaround

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Guilford College’s women’s tennis head coach Kim Kleimeier is looking to turn the program around after the team has gone 2-28 combined over the past two seasons. The team has not had a winning record since the 2007-08 season under head coach Jenn Anderson. After three years as an assistant to Dave McCai...

Softball seeks big goals in 2019 season

Softball seeks big goals in 2019 season

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College softball is coming off its lowest win total since 2012. The team struggled last year after winning a school record 30 games in 2017. The team was 18-24 overall and struggled in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play with a 5-13 record. This year’s team is loaded with seniors and many...

Crisco leads men’s lacrosse for 2019 season

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College men’s lacrosse ended the 2018 season just above .500 at 9-8, and saw the end of head coach Tom Carmean’s tenure with the Quakers. He leaves with 67-61 cumulative record over eight years, and is the winningest coach in program history. Carmean was replaced by his second-in-comma...

Despite low score, history was made in Super Bowl 53

Despite low score, history was made in Super Bowl 53

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

On Feb. 3, history was made during Super Bowl LIII as career milestones were broken, but the lack of play from two of the top-scoring offenses in the league set records as well. After 60 minutes of football, the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams 13-3. The New England Patriots franchise tied ...

Flamini,Quakers’ women’s basketball secure ODAC

Flamini,Quakers’ women’s basketball secure ODAC

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 15, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford women’s basketball team started the season with only winning two of their first five games, but since then have gone 17-3. The team clinched the Old Dominion Athletic Conference regular-season championship and secured the first seed for the ODAC Tournament. The Quakers lead the ODAC with...

Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The men’s basketball team is on a roll again. A loss against Roanoke College on Dec. 9 ended the Quakers’ seven game win streak. In response, the team started a new one. The team has rebounded from that five-point home loss to win six in a row, the most notable of which was a tight 88-82 overtime win...

Betting on sports sparks controversy

Max Elkan, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports

In May 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the 1992 Professional and Amatuer Sports Protection Act (PASPA) legislation, allowing states to make moves toward the legalization of sports gambling. The act was previously backed by the NCAA, NFL and NBA until 2018 when it was deemed unconstitutional...