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

cross-country teams
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,...

Etsuo’s Corner: sports and culture

Japanese High School Baseball
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...

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

Guilford Cross Country NCAA Regional preparation
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
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...

Small team proves they could win big

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

Cross country will not settle this season

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