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Guilford College Football falls to Hampden-Sydney College in ODAC opener

Guilford College Football senior linebacker Nathan Campbell tackles Hampden-Sydney College senior running back Mike DeMasi on Appenzeller Field in Greensboro, North Carolina on Oct. 7, 2017. DeMasi had 111 rushing yards in the 21-18 victory over the Quakers.//Photo by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

October 7, 2017

The Guilford College Football dropped their first Old Dominion Athletic Conference game of the season to Hampden-Sydney College. The Quakers fell by a score of 21-18 and dropped to a 2-3 record on the season. Senior quarterback Karsten Miller passed for 210 yards and threw one interception. Miller...

Men’s tennis team aims for improvement

Guilford College men’s tennis first-year Kane Mills practices on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. //Photo by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

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...

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...

Football team is set to face Jacksonville University

Guilford College football senior quarterback Karsten Miller passes a ball during practice on Sept. 20, 2017. Miller has 1109 passing yards and 10 passing touchdowns through three games. Photos By Andrew Walker 2017/The Guilfordian

Andrew Walker, Assistant Web Editor

September 29, 2017

The Guilford College football team is playing their second Division I team of the season tomorrow. For the first time, the team will travel to Florida to play Jacksonville University. Jacksonville is a Football Championship Subdivision team that is part of the Pioneer League. The Pioneer League is...

Quakers name Charlotte Dixon new coach for the women’s lacrosse team this season

The Guilford College women’s Lacrosse team poses for a group portrait./Photo courtesy of Guilford College Athletics

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

September 29, 2017

Former assistant women’s lacrosse coach Charlotte Dixon was recently named this year’s interim head coach of the Quakers. Dixon replaces Sarah Lamphier, who accepted an offer to be an assistant coach at NCAA Division II Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. The Guilfordian spoke with Dixon about...

Cross country teams prepare to compete

Sommer Fanney ’18 placed 36th during the ODAC Preview meet in 2016. // Photo courtesy of Guilford Athletics.

Nathaniel Williams, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

The Guilford Quakers men’s and women’s cross country coaches are excited about the potential growth in their athletes. Entering their first meet, the Quakers had the idea of using the race as another step into their training regimen. Caleb Anderson, a senior, commented that the first meet was...

Women’s soccer starts strong with new coach

Guilford women’s soccer Assistant Coach Anna Smithers talks to the team at the start of practice in Greensboro, N.C. on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. This is Smithers’ second year as an assistant coach where she will work with new Head Coach Stephanie Webb.//Photo By Andrew Walker 2017/The Guilfordian

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017

The Quakers women’s soccer team begins the year under a new reign by head coach Stephanie Webb in her first year at Guilford. Webb has already led the Quakers to 10 goals through only four games, thanks in part to newfound intensity from the team. “I think our intensity level has improved so much,”...

Coach Cory Speed returns for another season

Guilford College Men's Soccer Coach Cory Speed.// Photo courtesy of Guilford Athletics/

Jonathan Hudson, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

The Quakers men’s soccer team kicks off the 2017 season. It has been a productive offseason with head coach Cory Speed coming into his second season at Guilford. Team captain Brayden Currin saw many positives between the spring and fall practices. “We started on a clean sheet in the spring, as...

Head football coach discusses new year

Guilford College Football Head Coach Chris Rusiewicz at a football game.//Photo courtesy Guilford Athletics

Nathaniel Williams, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

After a disappointing 4-6 season last year, following a school-best 9-1 year in 2015, Guilford’s football team looks to get back to the culture and gameplay they had during their success. The Guilfordian sat down with head coach Chris Rusiewicz to discuss his goals for his seventh season leading the Quak...