The Guilfordian

Quidditch team hosts charity Yule Ball

Hadis Daqiq ’19 and Chloe Williams ’17 pose in front of a backdrop during the Lumos Charity Yule Ball. Organized by the Quidditch team, the event raised money for the Lumos Foundation

Precious Adisa, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2017

“I’m just here to have fun,” said sophomore Max Shumate. Shumate dressed as a raven for the Lumos Charity Yule Ball 2017. Other characters from Hogwarts made an appearance as well. The decoration matched the mystical theme of the event with silver snowflakes and blue drapes. There were little...

The Yule Ball: a riddikulus success

Mara Stern, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016

“This event was a perfect example of what happens when clubs and organizations collaborate and reach out to include broad sections of campus,” said Director of Student Leadership and Engagement Steve Moran. Members of the Guilford College Quidditch team had a wildly successful and well-attended...

Grab a PVC Firebolt and learn to fly like Harry


Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

October 30, 2015

“Imagine if rugby and soccer had a kid together,” said junior Zachary Wolfe. “And in order to play, you had to ride a PVC pipe.” In the “Harry Potter” franchise, Quidditch is a fictional sport played by wizards. Players on one team try to score against the other using four different balls...