The Guilfordian

Men’s track kicks off year with historic marks

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

January 26, 2018

An African proverb says, “If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” Thus far, the men’s track and field team has embodied both ideals this season. The Quakers have two meets under their belt, and while neither team scored, the support of one another as a unit...

Cross country teams prepare to compete

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

Nathaniel Williams, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

The Guilford Quakers men’s and women’s cross country coaches are excited about the potential growth in their athletes. Entering their first meet, the Quakers had the idea of using the race as another step into their training regimen. Caleb Anderson, a senior, commented that the first meet was...

Men’s and women’s track teams prepare for the upcoming semester, future track meets

Men's Track & Field at Finn Pincus Invitational, weekend of February 11, 2017

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor

February 10, 2017

The track team is ready for a new semester or, more accurately, the track teams. Track and field is starting off its first season of being split into a men’s and a women’s team, leaving the teams short on staff. “(At the moment) there are very few coaches to help out,” said head coach Danny...

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 Quinton Simones. This was exemplified last Friday, Sept. 9, at the 2016 Old Dominion Athletic Conference...

Small team proves they could win big

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

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 Sommer Fanney. “I’m particularly very excited about incoming freshmen. These are new people we get...

Off-season athletes prepare for spring

Seniors Calli Pastor and Kyle Humphrey pose, ready for the season to begin.

Naari Honor, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015

When I first began writing this article I found that I needed a bit of help to jumpstart my writing. I found myself searching for the meaning of “offseason” on the Internet. In my search I found this common quote that said, “The best athlete is made during the offseason.” Defining “offseason”...