The Guilfordian

Campus celebrates the life of legend

Former athletic director Herbert Appenzeller (center) stands with former Major League Baseball player Tony Womack ‘92 (left) and Guilford College football quarterback and current Associate Professor of Sport Management Calvin Hunter ‘92. Appenzeller joined Womack and Hunter as they were inducted into the 2006-2007 Guilford College Athletics Hall of Fame.//Photo courtesy Guilford Athletics.

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

January 19, 2018

A coach, a father, a teacher, a mentor and a friend, Herbert Appenzeller was all of these things. Appenzeller, who worked at Guilford College for 37 years and was affectionately called “Dr. A” by students and players, died on Jan. 5 at the age of 92. While at Guilford, Appenzeller served as a...