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Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

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

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...

Guilford baseball preps for 2019 year

Guilford baseball preps for 2019 year

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

With the winter sports season coming to a close and spring sports season fast approaching, that means it’s time for Guilford College baseball. After finishing the 2018 season with a 20-20-1 overall record, and a 0.400 winning percentage in conference play, the Quakers look to bounce back this season a...

The power of Palombo

The power of Palombo

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 1, 2019

On Jan.19 Tom Palombo reached 300 career wins as Guilford’s men’s basketball head coach. “Guilford is a great place,” said Palombo. “I have enjoyed my time here and feel fortunate to have coached so many great players and worked with some great coaches who have helped us build this program...

Super Bowl LIII: Patriots vs Rams

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 1, 2019

Swimming secures first victories of the year

Swimming secures first victories of the year

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 1, 2019

The Guilford College women’s swimming team has gone 2-2 at its last two meets as it prepares for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships. The Quakers have a 2-4 record for the season. “It’s gone really well, we’re like a really small team so it can be hard,” said first-year Rebecca S...

Track & Field team opens the new year

Track & Field team opens the new year

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

January 25, 2019

The Guilford College track and field team began their indoor season with the Wake Forrest Invitational at the JDL Fast Track on Jan. 19. The meet had a combination of Division I, II and III schools participating. “When you run track and field it’s not running against the person next to you or t...

Basketball cruising through ODAC play

Basketball cruising through ODAC play

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

January 25, 2019

The Guilford College women’s basketball team beat Ferrum College 46-27 Wednesday. The Quakers started off the game by going ahead 15-2 after one quarter. Ferrum made one-of 10 shots in the first quarter and Guilford was six-of-12. A low scoring second quarter where the teams scored a combined 12 poi...

Henderson crosses the world

Henderson crosses the world

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

Mahmoud Henderson, a senior and 5’8” track and field student-athlete at Guilford College, is a very unique member of the Guilford community. “Moody,” as he is referred to by his friends, has traveled all the way from Saudi Arabia to attend Guilford College, where he is working toward obtaining...