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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,...

Hot start for softball heading into conference

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 23, 2018

The Guilford softball team starts the Old Dominion Athletic Conference play in a very good position. The team has a 10-5 record in non-conference play and starts ODAC play tomorrow against Randolph College. “We’re doing well,” said head coach Dennis Shores. “Could we be better? Yes, but the...

Men’s lacrosse expects an upset against Sewanee

Guilford mens lacrosse team

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

After losing 10-6 last season, Guilford College men’s lacrosse is hungry for a win against University of South Sewanee this year. Coach Tom Carmean says he is looking forward to the game after having seven starters return. They were huge contributors to the team’s success the previous year and...

The only way is up for women’s tennis

Guilford womens tennis

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 16, 2018

One win. 14 losses. Not a record that any team wants to have. The Guilford College women’s tennis team struggled last season as they won the first match of the season against Greensboro College on Feb. 19, 2017, but then lost all the contests the rest of the season. The team will attempt to stop...

Softball ready to hit it into NCAA tournament

Guilford College softball sophomore outfielder Kayli Blankenship throws the ball to sophomore infielder Sarah Adams at practice on Feb. 2, 2018.//Photo By Andrew Walker/The Guilfordian

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 9, 2018

The Guilford College softball team has added talent to a team that broke many records last season. Guilford set the College records for most wins in a season with 30 overall and Old Dominion Athletic Conference victories, with 14. “The girls had great chemistry, they weren’t playing for themselves...

Baseball swings into action this season

Nate Williams, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Head coach Nick Black and his baseball team are ready for the season, but inexperience is a looming threat to their start. Last season, Guilford’s baseball team missed Old Dominion Athletic Conference playoffs by a slim margin. They put up intimidating stats, hitting 10 home runs, a .316 team batting...

Craig Eilbacher named new interim athletics director

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 2, 2018

Guilford College President Jane Fernandes announced that Craig Eilbacher, an associate professor of sports studies, has taken over as the Interim Athletics Director in an email to faculty and staff on Jan. 22. Eilbacher is taking over the position that has been vacant since the end of November when...

Swim team uses unity to drive their success

Guilford College women’s swimming sophomore swimmer Carolyn O’Halloran races at the 2017 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Swimming Championships.// Photo courtesy Guilford Athletics.

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...

Men’s basketball make final push for playoffs

Junior forward Marcus Curry attempts a floater against Bridgewater College on Saturday, January 13, 2018 in the Ragan-Brown Field House. Curry scored nine points in the 67-66 loss to the Eagles. // Photo By Andrew Walker/The Guilfordian

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...