The Guilfordian

Men’s basketball season heats up the court

Nicole Barnard, Staff Writer

November 22, 2013

Shoulders shining with sweat, Guilford’s men’s basketball team scrambles after the ball. Noise echoes off the walls, and players pass effortlessly. Someone shoots and ... does the ball go in? You will have to see for yourself. “I believe they will be challenging to play, come tournament time,”...

Intramural sports lets students practice, gain experience without pressure

Christianna Van Dalsan, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013

Intramural sports allow Guilford College students to unite under the same goal: to play as hard as they can and have fun doing it. And who knows? You might just reap some unexpected rewards. Take senior defender Jovanni Catalan for example. Catalan played intramural soccer for three years before...

Freeman returns to court, sets example for her team

Freeman returns to court, sets example for her team

Anna Oates, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013

“Brittany Freeman is the ideal student athlete for Guilford,” said head volleyball coach Emily Gann. The 5’11” senior outside hitter is considered a star on and off the court by her coaches and teammates. “She gets involved in things other than athletics, but she’s still very committed,”...

Guilford Athletics through the ages

Brent Eisenbarth, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

Intro: The following article explores the rich history of Guilford Athletics by tracing its timeline and showcasing alumni experiences on how Guilford Athletics affected their lives. 1838-1888: In this time, hunting and a modified version of "soccer" were popular. Soccer consisted of throwing the ba...

Women’s basketball warms up for season

Women's basketball warms up for season

Ian Penny, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

The soles of shoes squeak on the hardwood floor. Yelling emanates from the bottom of the stairwell leading down to Ragan-Brown Field House, the way marked by a yellow sign denoting a closed practice. It is nearly basketball season. As two-time Old Dominion Athletic Conference champions, the goal...

For one month, maroon and pink go well together

For one month, maroon and pink go well together

Lek Siu, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

Think pink, wear pink and live pink. Pink has been everywhere these days, marking October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink represents compassion, nurturing and love that signifies good health and life. Many wonder why pink is the signature color for breast cancer. The idea came from DeAngelo...