The Guilfordian

Premier League squares off in matches

James Sharpe, Senior Writer

April 29, 2016

This is unlikely. Leicester City is at the top of the Premier League poll, followed by Tottenham, Manchester City and Arsenal. Tottenham and Manchester City both have 19 wins and Arsenal has 18, but somehow the underdog, Leicester City, has 22 wins. “Unbelievable,” said Leicester City manager...

Many miss out on hidden Disc Golf course

Many miss out on hidden Disc Golf course

James Sharpe, Senior Writer

April 22, 2016

“It’s a hidden gem,” said Director of Study Abroad and International Student Advisor Daniel Diaz. “It is a very special thing for the campus.” Guilford College has had a “hidden gem” on campus, one open to the entire campus community, for many years now. That gem is the disc golf course...

Men’s rugby gets ready to tackle next year

James Sharpe, Senior Writer

April 15, 2016

“So it’s been quite a frustrating season to say the least,” said sophomore and Vice President of Guilford College rugby Spencer Powers. “But I’ve learned a lot, and we have some committed young guys, so I’m excited to see what the next couple years will bring.” The men’s rugby team...

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Biohazard: not the Frisbee you know

Chris Collins, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

Frisbee: the calm, college quad sport. Not for team Biohazard. On April 9 and 10, the boisterous Frisbee enthusiasts hosted Whiskey Flick, the annual spring ultimate Frisbee tournament. Colleges from North Carolina and Virginia as well as Guilford College’s alumni team came to compete, and the competition...

Club golf team tees off for the first time this year

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

Whether you are looking to play golf competitively at the collegiate level or just to go and play a few rounds, there is a new opportunity for you on campus. This spring introduces the addition of a club golf team for Guilford College, and it is open to both men and women who want to learn to tee...

Women’s rugby team works through rain, shine

Women’s rugby team works through rain, shine

Carson Risser, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

“I did musical theater in high school, and then when I got to college I was like, I am 500 miles from home, and I don’t know what I’m doing,” said junior Taryn McFadden, president of the Guilford College women’s rugby team. “Let me do something that’s really out of my bubble and play the...

Women’s swim team: small fish in a big pond

Women’s swim team: small fish in a big pond

Harris Billings, Staff Writer

December 4, 2015

“The most common response when I say, ‘I’m on swim team’ is, ‘We have a swim team?’” said senior swimmer Nina Troy. Probably due to the lack of an on-campus pool, not many seem to know about our women’s swim team. Despite little publicity, the girls are still hard at work from 6:45...