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Men’s and women’s teams compete at Quaker XC opener

Jay Montague, Guest Writer September 15, 2019

On Friday, Aug. 31, the Guilford College men's and women's cross-country teams put their off-season training to the test at the Guilford Cross Country Opener. The meet, held on the teams’ Meadows Course,...

Japanese High School Baseball

Etsuo’s Corner: sports and culture

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer November 10, 2017

Editor’s note: Etsuo’s Corner is a weekly column for World & Nation by Etsuo Fujita, an international student from Japan. Fujita features the stories of other international students or writes...

Guilford Cross Country NCAA Regional preparation

Chemistry drives cross country teams’ success as they prepare for NCAA regional competition

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor November 3, 2017

The men’s and women’s cross country teams completed their runs at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championships hosted by Virginia Wesleyan University on Saturday Oct. 28, and the success of the...

Men’s cross country off to a running start

Men’s cross country off to a running start

Daequan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer September 21, 2016

The men’s cross country team returns this fall determined and hungry but, unfortunately, small in numbers. “If one or two of us can’t go (to a meet), we don’t get a team score,” said senior...

Sommer Fanney ’18 placed 36th during the ODAC Preview meet in 2016. // Photo courtesy of Guilford Athletics.

Small team proves they could win big

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief September 21, 2016

Six meets. Six women. One team. Already, the women’s cross country team has started off their season at a full sprint. “We’re excited about being back together and training,” said junior...

The mens cross country team gets out fast at the start of the Coastal Carolina University Invitational last Friday.

Cross country will not settle this season

Caleb Amstutz, Staff Writer September 18, 2015

The new school year is upon us, and once again the cross country team is up and running.  With nine new freshmen joining the returning members and their new motto “Never Settle,” these Quakers are...

Top cross-country runner shares training secrets

Top cross-country runner shares training secrets

Valeria Sosa, Staff Writer February 28, 2014

Night-runner. Lifesaver. Quaker. This is the description of All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s First Team runner Andris Goncarovs. “Why do I love running?” said Goncarovs. “There’s...

Two cross country runners compete on national level

Two cross country runners compete on national level

Alayna Bradley, Staff Writer November 30, 2012

Running. One of the most basic, but most grueling and competitive of all sports. It turns out that Guilford College has three of the best runners in the South/Southeast region, which spans from Texas to...

Underrepresented runners moved out of the spotlight

Underrepresented runners moved out of the spotlight

McCaffrey Blauner, Staff Writer November 9, 2012

A flitting shadow in the trees, glimpsed only for a moment. A shape, too fleet-footed for the eye to follow, tearing down some forested trail. One might speculate that they have caught a glimpse of a species...

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