The Guilfordian

Volleyball attacks season with new focus

Volleyball attacks season with new focus

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Nov. 1, 2017. Guilford’s volleyball is matched up against second-seeded Washington & Lee University in the quarterfinals of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament. Five days prior, they had just broken a four-game losing streak with a 3-0 win over Hollins University on senior night. Washington...

Men’s golf team tees off 2018 Fall season

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College Men’s golf team shot one-overpar in their close triumph at the Green Turtle Invitational on Sept. 10. It was shortened from a two day, 36-hole tournament to a one day, 18-hole due to unrelenting rain. Previous head coach Justin Tereshko led the Quakers in the last two seasons...

Football falls to D-I FCS Davidson in shootout

Football falls to D-I FCS Davidson in shootout

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Web Exclusive

Guilford College lost to NCAA Division I-FCS Davidson College, 91-61, on Thursday, Sept. 13. Davidson's offense put up 964 offensive yards, including 685 rushing yards and scored 13 touchdowns, all school records. Guilford scored the first touchdown of the game on a 30-yard pass from sophomore qua...

Cross country introduces new coach

Cross country introduces new coach

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

New Guilford College Cross Country Director of Track & Field and Cross Country Operations Martin Owens is positive about the upcoming season, even though he believes the team may only compete in two or three meets this year. Owens was announced as director just a week after classes started, but...

Men’s soccer flips the script from last season

Men’s soccer flips the script from last season

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College men’s soccer team only played four games this season, but it already has won more games than last year. The men’s soccer team won its first three games of the season and then dropped the next game to Averett University, 1-0. “Positively so far, we’ve done quite well,”...

Campus gives predictions for 2018 NFL season

KJ Dorsey, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

With the 2018 NFL season kicking off last weekend, Guilford College students gave their predictions on the upcoming season.  Jacksonville Jaguars: Last year (10-6) .625 pct  Coming off of a winning season that ended in a defeat to the New England Patriots in the playoffs, the Jaguars are lookin...

Sue Bower named new Guilford College athletic director

Sue Bower named new Guilford College athletic director

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

On June 19, 2018, Guilford College President Jane Fernandes announced Sue Bower as the new athletic director. For the past two years, Bower has been the athletics director at St. Martin’s Episcopal School in Metairie, Louisiana. “Sue communicates very well, I think her experience speak for itself,...

Women’s soccer team sees slow start

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

Guilford College’s women’s soccer is just getting started after competing in their first game of the season against Greensboro College on Augusust 31. Last season, women’s soccer went 6-9-1 overall and 3-6-1 in conference. The team just missed the conference tournament after a loss to Eastern...

Football game one: The game that never happened

Football game one: The game that never happened

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

A young Guilford College Quakers football team played three quarters of football against Huntingdon College before it was called as a no-contest due to a lengthy weather delay. However, Head Coach Chris Rusiewicz and his staff can use this game as something to work with for the rest of the season. For...