The Guilfordian

Men and women’s tennis ace teamwork

Katie Claggett ’19, practices before beginning the tennis season after winning against Emory and Henry. // Photo by Ava Nadel/Guilfordian

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

April 16, 2017

The men’s and women’s tennis teams are ready to swing into action as they head into conference season. “Our goal leading up to the tournament is to finish strong in the regular season and to hold on to our current ranking in the conference,” said first-year Tate Godwin. “I think we’re...

Baseball team to show off skills at ODAC

Mitchell Stumpo ’19, batter for Guilford Quakers, plays against Eastern Mennonite University on April 8, 2017 as part of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). // Photo courtesy of Guilford Athletics

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

April 16, 2017

Guilford’s baseball team has been challenged each week in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The conference is home to two ranked schools in’s Top 25 poll, including top-ranked team in the nation, Shenandoah University. But to further emphasize the difficulty of playing in the ODAC,...

Women’s Basketball team ranks high by NCAA prepares for spring games, ODAC

Amy Steller led all scorers with 17 points as the Quakers claimed a Wednesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Randolph College, 70-62

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

February 17, 2017

Sometimes expectations are not met, but the Guilford College women’s basketball team has been meeting their expectations so far this season. The team has an overall record of 19-3 and are 12-2 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The regular season ends Saturday with a game at Washington and...

Quakers prepare for next basketball season

Andrew Walker and DaeQuan Fitzgerald

December 2, 2016

One week into Quaker basketball and both men’s and women’s teams displayed dominance, building upon the successes they both shared last season. Here is a look at where both teams stand after their first few games. Women’s Basketball The Guilford College women’s basketball team has starte...

Women’s team looks toward bright season

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

With being picked as the preseason favorite to win the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, this has the potential to be a great year for the women’s basketball team. This is before you consider the fact that the team has all five starters returning from an NCAA Tournament team and the addition of two...

Men’s season off to an optimistic start

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

As the temperature begins to fall and the leaves begin fall from the tree branches, the college basketball season creeps closer and closer. For the Guilford College men’s basketball team, it cannot get here soon enough. The Quakers have high hopes for the upcoming season after placing third in...

Volleyball team shows promise for coming year

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

September 2, 2016

Once both nets are set up, the team goes through band stretches and a dynamic warm-up. The Quaker’s volleyball team clocks in for practice. They divide into hitters and passers, go through technique building drills and engage in a scrimmage at the end of each of their two and a half hour practices. Compared...

Football team kicks off fall ’16 season with new recruits

Abe Kenmore, Social Justice & Diversity Coordinator

September 2, 2016

Guilford may have lost a few star players to graduation last year, but the team feels more cohesive than ever. “I think we’re all coming together as a family,” said junior quarterback Christian Miles. “That’s something I’ve seen grow since my first year to this year. We all know each other....

Sports end for the season, look to next spring

Kathryn Long, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

As the semester comes to an end, so does the 2016 spring sports season. From the tennis court to the baseball diamond, Guilford College athletes have put hours of work into preparing for their final games and championship events. “I think we have had a very good spring,” said Athletic Director...