The Guilfordian

Cross-country teams aim to build strength, speed

Nia Gill, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

The Guilford College men’s and women’s cross country teams opened the 2019 season with their first home meet in five years on Friday, Aug. 30. First-year Emily Winder placed fourth in the women’s race with a time of 22:14.8. In the men’s race, first-year Dierell Parker place sixth with a time of 1...

Guilford’s men’s track looking forward to future

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

March 23, 2018

January marked the beginning of Danny Cash’s sixth season as the head coach of Guilford’s men’s track and field team, and his team has another shot at winning the Quakers’ first outdoor league championship since joining the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. In only five years as the head coach,...

Swim team uses unity to drive their success

Swim team uses unity to drive their success

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

January 26, 2018

Guilford College’s swim team is going to strive to break College records in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference this season. With only seven people on the team, Guilford struggles to compete in the ODAC over teams like Washington and Lee University that have 26 women on the roster. There are a...

Coach Ashley Cox starts season with swim team

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

October 6, 2017

Head coach Ashley Cox and the Guilford College women’s swimming team get back to action Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Converse College Invitational. This will be Coach Cox’s second year leading the Quakers, and she returns her top three swimmers from last year: sophomore Carolyn O’Halloran, junior Kate...

Men’s basketball assistant recognized nationally for coaching talents

Men’s basketball assistant recognized nationally for coaching talents

Abigail Bekele, Staff Writer

May 18, 2017

Guilford College assistant men’s basketball coach Ronnie Thomas was recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) as a recipient of their 2016-17 Under Armour 30-under-30 honors. Thirty young and upcoming men’s basketball assistant coaches across all National Collegiate Athletic...

Fall ’16 sports finish up with multiple wins

Fall ’16 sports finish up with multiple wins

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor

October 28, 2016

Believe it or not, the month of October is winding down. As with every year around this time, the weather is cooling, the autumn leaves are making their annual color transformation and fall sports here on Guilford College’s campus are winding down. Each team and student-athlete deserves his or...

Small team proves they could win big

Small team proves they could win big

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2016

Six meets. Six women. One team. Already, the women’s cross country team has started off their season at a full sprint. “We’re excited about being back together and training,” said junior Sommer Fanney. “I’m particularly very excited about incoming freshmen. These are new people we get...