The Guilfordian

Softball team prepares for third annual Relay for Life

Sukyun Chung, Staff Writer

April 25, 2014

The young woman stood up and called for her family’s attention. The family listened intently, eager to see why she had called them together. “I have breast cancer,” said cancer survivor Michele Young. The mother started tearing up. Her older brother and younger sister rushed to comfort her....

Relay for Life: fighting cancer, one step at a time

Relay for Life: fighting cancer, one step at a time

Kevin Engle and Sydney Hawkins

May 10, 2013

The fight against cancer must be taken step by step. This is the message that Relay for Life embodies. On May 3, the second annual Relay for Life brought together Guilford and members of the Triad community to walk for a cause at the Guilford’s Armfield Athletic Center. “Relay is a fun event...

Softball players organize cancer awareness fundraiser

Chloe Lindeman, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

“There’s a driving force behind why I do it,” said sophomore Rachel Howard. “All my aunts have had some form of cancer. It’s a big thing in my family.” Howard plays first base on the softball team, which is planning the second annual Relay for Life event on May 3 from 6:00 p.m. to 1:00...

Relay for Life: a night lit bright with so much hope

Relay for Life: a night lit bright with so much hope

Kim Kleimeier, Staff Writer

April 20, 2012

“My dad was diagnosed with non-treatable cancer when I was two months old,” said Patrick Ledford, first-year and emcee for the Relay for Life event on Fri., April 13. Ledford’s story is just one of many that could be found at the Guilford football field, where the event took place. Young and...