The Guilfordian

Golf prepares for ODAC and NCAA Tournaments

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Guilford Colleges men’s golf team, the defending 2017 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Champions, are ranked top ten in Division III and are hungry for another ODAC title. Coach Justin Tereshko anticipates his athletes to train hard in preparation. For practice this late in the season he has individualized...

Softball fighting for ODAC Tournament spot

Softball fighting for ODAC Tournament spot

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 20, 2018

After a strong start in the season, Guilford College softball has struggled in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. The team has a 16-16 overall record, but is 5-10 in conference play with three conference games left to go and five total games. “We should’ve won some games we didn’t,”...

Men’s basketball make final push for playoffs

Men’s basketball make final push for playoffs

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

January 19, 2018

For the first time since 2006, Guilford’s men’s basketball team finds themselves below .500 through 15 regular season contests. Though they cannot be counted out just yet. The Quakers, who were tabbed first in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference preseason poll and a nationally ranked team at...

Men’s tennis team aims for improvement

Men’s tennis team aims for improvement

Jonathan Hudson, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017

Last spring, Guilford’s men’s tennis team competed in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship final for the first time in program history. They fell to Washington and Lee, 5-0, in the finals matchup, which capped off the Quakers’ best season since 1996. This year, all Quakers are hitting...

Lacrosse teams hold last home games this season, honor seniors

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

May 22, 2017

The men’s and women’s lacrosse teams played their final home games of the season on April 22 and celebrated the decorated careers of each of their respective seniors, who were playing their final games of their career at the Armfield Athletic Center. The women’s lacrosse team hosted Old Dominion...

Guilford Softball steps up to the plate for 2017 season

Guilford Softball steps up to the plate for 2017 season

Hannah Shoemaker, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

When head Softball coach Dennis Shores started coaching at Guilford in 2007, the softball team averaged about 17 attendees per game. “Now we have seating for over 150, and typically they’re all filled up,” said coach Shores. This shift can be attributed to the efforts of coach Shores and...

Men’s soccer kicks off season with new coach

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

For the Quakers’ men’s soccer team, last season is over and done with. This year is about starting fresh. This season, new head coach Cory Speed was introduced to the soccer team this season a week before soccer reported for camp, and his presence has already lifted the team’s overall morale. “Coach...