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Men’s golf team dominates the ODAC

Men's golf team dominates the ODAC

Banning Watson, Staff Writer

April 10, 2015

New coach. Half of the team are first-year or sophomore players. Neither of these things suggests winning conditions for any sports team. And yet, the Guilford College golf team has overcome these obstacles. With a little over a month left in the season, the Quakers’ scoring average is the...

Lack of facilities, members cause troubled waters

Lack of facilities, members cause troubled waters

Banning Watson, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

“It’s a nice way to end the day a lot of the time,” said junior swimmer Nina Troy. “I hope for next season that we do better, get more team members and that we get more personal bests for our team as well as win more races.” The women’s swim team season concluded on Feb. 15 when they placed...

Men & women’s basketball finish successful seasons

Vanessa Madonna, Staff Writer

March 6, 2015

Three ... two ... one and the buzzer goes off, ending another season for the men’s and women’s basketball teams. Both teams excelled this year, working hard and never giving up. The men’s basketball team had a very successful season going 18–9 overall and 10–6 in conference, even amounting...

Women’s lax promises to surprise this season

Women's lax promises to surprise this season

Beatriz Caldas, Staff Writer

March 6, 2015

“We have a growing team,” said first-year and goalie Sarah Sedaghat. “I think we can prove people wrong and prove on our ranking. We can build up that ladder with a lot of hard work.” The Guilford College women’s lacrosse team is coming off a season that saw them go 12—7 overall and 8—2...

Tennis teams eager to prove themselves

Banning Watson, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

“This is one of the best teams I’ve seen since I’ve been here at Guilford,” said senior tennis player and team captain Blake Brown. “We’re really pushing each other to get better, and we have a lot of guys who are willing to do what it takes to win. “I think we can definitely make a...

Men’s lacrosse looking strong in preseason

Men's lacrosse looking strong in preseason

Banning Watson, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

“I guarantee you, on record, that we’re going to make it to that tournament, and we’re going to make a run for the championship,” said senior defenseman Nick Huckins. Men’s lacrosse ended last season with an overall record of 9–6 and a 3–6 conference record. However, due to one-goal...

Baseball underdogs ready for season

Baseball underdogs ready for season

William Burton, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

As the weather makes its shift to spring, with warm temperatures on the horizon, the baseball team is getting ready to get into full swing. The Guilford College 2015 baseball season began on Feb. 6 down in Mount Berry, Georgia, at Berry College. With this comes a lot of excitement and support for the...

View from the trenches: grand finale

Reese Setzer, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

It is common in football to see a team have a letdown after an emotional loss like the one we suffered in overtime against Hampden-Sydney. However, had you been at our week of intense practices following that loss, you would have seen a team full of perseverance, tenacity and fight. Our last game...

The Final Awards: Pawlowski and Stevenson are best in ODAC

The Final Awards: Pawlowski and Stevenson are best in ODAC

Henry Smith, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Guilford College’s junior quarterback Matt Pawlowski is the best. At least, that is what voters for the J. Stokely Fulton Offensive Player of the Year Award thought. The award is presented annually to the best offensive player in the ODAC. On the other side of the football, senior defensive...