The Guilfordian

Men’s soccer disappoints in conference play

Men’s soccer disappoints in conference play

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Guilford College men’s soccer is bouncing back from a 2-16 season last year, where they scored a total of 15 goals. Earlier in the season they played exceptionally well, winning four of their first eight games and sending the ball to the back of the net 10 times. However, in the Old Dominion Athletic...

Women’s team looks to shock the ODAC

Andrew Walker, Sports Editor

January 19, 2018

The Guilford College women’s basketball team has exceeded expectations in the first half of the season. The young team has picked up head coach Stephanie Flamini’s system faster than expected. “Slowly but surely, they’ve just kept getting better each day, and they got to a point where they...

Moore speaks about “The Other Wes Moore”

Moore speaks about “The Other Wes Moore”

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

November 17, 2017

“There are Wes Moores in every one of our communities, every one of our schools,” said Wes Moore during his presentation at Guilford on Nov. 9. Moore is the author of “The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates,” a book that all Guilford first-years were required to read as an assignment for...

Women’s basketball has a new look for the season

Women’s basketball has a new look for the season

Andrew Walker, Assistant Web Editor

November 3, 2017

Guilford College women’s basketball team has reloaded the team with first-years. Head coach Stephanie Flamini brought in nine first-years to join the six returners from an excellent campaign last season. The team returns to action after an impressive season where they won the Old Dominion Athletic...

Basketball brings in towering first-year class

Basketball brings in towering first-year class

Liam Devine-Carter, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017

The first-years on the Guilford men’s basketball team cast shadows over the other students on campus. Seeing the first-year basketball players around campus is like spotting Bigfoot. These players should not be confused with the hairy forest-dwelling behemoth, but hopefully they will be able to contribute...

Women’s volleyball team gets ready to compete for the ODAC championship

Women’s volleyball team gets ready to compete for the ODAC championship

Andrew Walker, Assistant Web Editor

September 8, 2017

Returning 13 players from a playoff team last year, the Guilford College volleyball team will look to build on their success from last year.  The team had a 12-14 overall record in 2016, 6-5 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. “I think that last year was a really good building program,”...

First-year students have diverse backgrounds

Meghana Iragavarapu, Features Editor

September 2, 2016

From over 26 states and two different countries, Guilford’s Class of 2020 has interspersed and immersed itself in the Quaker family. “I am pretty sure that you have heard it time and time again — the diversity in this class,” said First Year Experience Director Barbara Boyette. “We have...

Orientation could better reflect our values

Kathleen Herbst, Staff Writer

September 2, 2016

Orientation: a staple of the college experience. Often dismissed as days of pointless sessions, it has the potential to be an introduction to life as a Guilford College student. However, does Guilford’s orientation accurately represent the College? As a transfer student, I attended a modified...

Class of 2020 envisions future on campus

Justin Perdue, Staff Writer

September 2, 2016

Guilford College begins a new year with more than 400 new traditional students, one of the largest first year classes since the institution became a four-year liberal arts college in 1888. With a 34 percent increase in admission from last year, the first-year class brings its commitment to sports,...