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Club fair offers diverse opportunities and showcases student communities

Club fair offers diverse opportunities and showcases student communities

Yunah Kim and Abigail AbantoHollans

September 22, 2017

Club t-shirts, sign-up sheets, posters and cupcakes filled tables in the galleries of Founders Hall. Free t-shirts and cupcakes were just a few things that attracted dozens of Guilford College students to the Campus Involvement Fair. The fair offered students a unique and enjoyable opportunity to...

Intermural sports teams promote athletics

Praveena Somasundaram, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

“You literally have to have people’s backs,” said first-year Maya Price. This proves to be true for a sport in which tackling is the key to gaining possession. One would be quick to assume that the sport is football, but Price plays scrum-half on the Guilford College women’s rugby team,...

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Chris Collins, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

Frisbee: the calm, college quad sport. Not for team Biohazard. On April 9 and 10, the boisterous Frisbee enthusiasts hosted Whiskey Flick, the annual spring ultimate Frisbee tournament. Colleges from North Carolina and Virginia as well as Guilford College’s alumni team came to compete, and the competition...

Club golf team tees off for the first time this year

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

Whether you are looking to play golf competitively at the collegiate level or just to go and play a few rounds, there is a new opportunity for you on campus. This spring introduces the addition of a club golf team for Guilford College, and it is open to both men and women who want to learn to tee...

Students split further, club sports take stand

Students split further, club sports take stand

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Club-Sport Enthusiast

April 1, 2016

Disclaimer: This story is a part of our April Fool’s edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian staff and is not based in fact. “We will not stand for this,” said sophomore Jordan Smith of the Utimate Frisbee team. “Not only can I not attend classes anymore, all of the c...

Huck it: Biohazard takes the field for a new season

Huck it: Biohazard takes the field for a new season

Clarence Turpin, Staff Writer

November 16, 2012

If ever you were looking for an opportunity to make friends, have fun and compete in an exciting sport, look no further than Biohazard — Guilford College’s Ultimate Frisbee team. In Ultimate Frisbee, a team of seven players advances the frisbee by tossing the disc from player to player, and a...

You can still play sports without being on a varsity team

James Rowe, Staff Writer

September 7, 2012

Lots of students who are sports fans come to college and are not able to play or prefer not to play varsity athletics. Luckily, a college like Guilford is able to give those students that competitive and athletic opportunity in intramurals. In intramurals, students can play a competitive sport like...

Men’s rugby team gets down and dirty as season begins

Men’s rugby team gets down and dirty as season begins

Natalie Sutton, Staff Writer

February 9, 2012

Blood, sweat, tears, and testosterone. Add them all up and what do you get? The men’s rugby team. Rugby is a sport full of lots of running, tackling, mud and, most importantly—teamwork. Sophomore Zachary Kronisch values the teamwork aspect of the sport. “We are very much a team family...