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According to the Smithsonian Institution, the transgender pride flag, pictured here, was designed by trans activist and U.S. Navy veteran Monica Helms in 1999. The light pink and light blue are colors traditionally associated with baby girls and baby boys. The white represents people who are intersex, transitioning, or an undefined gender

Transgender swimmer’s NCAA win could have positive ripple effects

Guilford women's swimming team members say Lia Thomas' participation in the sport is fair and important
Shugo Izumi, Staff Writer May 18, 2022

On March 17, Lia Thomas, a transgender female swimmer at the University of Pennsylvania, won the 500-yard NCAA freestyle event in Atlanta at 4:33.24. Thomas, a senior, also had good times in the 100- and...

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Women’s swimming seeks to build core team

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor November 16, 2018

The Guilford College women’s swimming team has started off with two meets that have both resulted in losses. Another meet at Hampden-Sydney College was cancelled when a power outage happened. “Our...

Herndon to lead women’s swimming team

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-In-Chief October 5, 2018

The Guilford College women’s swimming team is diving into the 2018-2019 season with a new face leading the way. Brad Herndon was appointed the team’s head coach position by Guilford Athletic Director...

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