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Men’s basketball focuses on ‘locking in’

Men’s basketball focuses on ‘locking in’

Trey Kawugule and Beth Pyles

December 2, 2019

The 2019-20 men’s basketball team has high expectations to live up to. Last year, the Quakers captured an ODAC title before making a run to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Division III National Championship. “We were really excited that our team played so well together at the end of the year,” Coach T...

African-American athletes recognized for their success

African-American athletes recognized for their success

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 2, 2018

Among the seven core values that Guilford holds is diversity, limited not only to the student body, but into athletics as well. In recognition of Black History Month, The Guilfordian will acknowledge the efforts of our African-American student-athletes and their efforts in both their academics and their...

Quakers prepare for next basketball season

Andrew Walker and DaeQuan Fitzgerald

December 2, 2016

One week into Quaker basketball and both men’s and women’s teams displayed dominance, building upon the successes they both shared last season. Here is a look at where both teams stand after their first few games. Women’s Basketball The Guilford College women’s basketball team has starte...

Men’s season off to an optimistic start

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

As the temperature begins to fall and the leaves begin fall from the tree branches, the college basketball season creeps closer and closer. For the Guilford College men’s basketball team, it cannot get here soon enough. The Quakers have high hopes for the upcoming season after placing third in...

Men’s basketball pulls off a balancing act

Naari Honor, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

There are some fans who wear jerseys that they have chosen not to wash for decades. Others decorate their faces in colorful face paints or shave their heads as if they were preparing for war. These are rituals done in the name of support, and their passion encourages the athletes to want to win for...

A young men’s basketball team looks to continue their upward momentum

February 5, 2016

The clutch factor has become vital for the young Guilford College men’s basketball team with many exciting finishes throughout the season. Culminating an 11–7 overall record and 6–3 record in conference play, the Quakers currently stand one game back from the top spot in the Old Dominion Athletic...

2015 English Award recipients embody excellence

William Burton, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

An annual tradition for Guilford College athletics is the presentation of the English Awards. It is the most prestigious award given to athletes that excel not only in their respective sports but in the classroom and in their communities. These recipients are leaders on and off the field, and they are...

All of the Final Four have a shot in Indianapolis

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor

April 3, 2015

It is finally here. After two weeks of March Madness, the shredding of countless brackets and the elimination of 64 teams, the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four is set. This came on the heels of a handful of early upsets, buzzer-beaters and big games that the tournament brought, but...