The Guilfordian

Tompkins epitomizes student-athlete

Tompkins epitomizes student-athlete

Ayesha Tahirkheli, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018

For every college, student-athletes are seen as exemplary students who manage to commit their time to a certain sport while also excelling in academics. Some student-athletes are able to involve themselves deeply in their community while also having a positive impact on their team. For Guilford, junior...

Basketball teams split home openers

Basketball teams split home openers

Andrew Walker and Andrew Walker

November 16, 2018

The Guilford College men’s basketball team fell to Greensboro College and the women’s basketball team beat Roanoke College on Tuesday night. Greensboro went on a 17-6 run in the final 5:36 of the game to earn a comeback win in front of a large crowd of supporters. The Quakers lead reached 15 points...

Volleyball displays potential for 2019

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018

Guilford College’s volleyball team felt a déjà vu at the conclusion of their 2018 season as they fell at the hands of Washington and Lee University in consecutive seasons. The Generals topped the Quakers in the quarterfinals of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament, 3-0 (25-14, 25-17, 25-17)....

Women’s swimming seeks to build core team

Women’s swimming seeks to build core team

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 16, 2018

The Guilford College women’s swimming team has started off with two meets that have both resulted in losses. Another meet at Hampden-Sydney College was cancelled when a power outage happened. “Our first meet got cancelled because a truck hit a light pole or something and then knocked out power...

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 9, 2018

This season, the Guilford College women’s basketball team only has one senior and most of the team is first-years or sophomores. The team brings back two starters and eight student-athletes overall. “We’re really young this year,” said junior forward Miracle Walters. “I think we have a lot...

Coach Crawford shares views on golf team

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

Golf head coach Adam Crawford and his athletes proved effective in their first half of the season. Junior James Mishoe highlighted many tournaments, finishing in the top five in four tournaments and leading his team to two tournament victories. The Quakers are ranked sixth in the most recent Division...

Red Sox top Dodgers in 2018 World Series

Max Elkan, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

On Sunday, Oct. 28, the Boston Red Sox secured a World Series win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifth game of the seven-game series. After winning the first two games of the series, Boston faced a loss in the third game, leaving the Dodgers just one win away from tying the series, however in what...

Men’s soccer wraps up 2018 season

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

The Guilford College men’s soccer team may have struggled this season, but they ended on a high note. In their senior night match, they beat Hampden-Sydney College, 2-1, knocking the Tigers out of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament. In the 2017 season, the Quakers went 2-16 overall....

Men’s basketball gears up for new season

Men’s basketball gears up for new season

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

The Guilford College men’s basketball team is looking to start this season off on the right foot by putting team chemistry first. Last season the Quakers went 15-12 overall and 10-6 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. They made it to the second round of the ODAC tournament, but suffered an 81-63...