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Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

KJ Dorsey, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

While in college, it’s hard for student-athletes to extend their time between sports, academics and social life. For the ones that can like sophomore Asa Bell being well-rounded and versatile allows him to clear hurdles on the path to success. Since 2017, Bell has been a part of Guilford’s track...

Division III athletes put academics first

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

May 22, 2017

As a Division III school, athletes are not awarded athletic scholarships. Most are here on academic scholarships, showing off skills in the classroom as well as on the court, in the field or wherever they play their sport. For some, academics and athletics actually have a lot in common. “You...

Guilford hosts track event for the first time

Guilford hosts track event for the first time

Lana Heltzel, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

On April 18, it was officially announced that Guilford College and Visit Winston-Salem will be co-hosting the 2021 Division III Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships. It will be Guilford’s first time hosting a national track event. The announcement was made in the days following...

View from the lane: the value of the team

Sommer Fanney, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

In the previous “View from the lane,” I mentioned how people would tell me they wished they could enjoy running too. In a nutshell, my response was that it is not always so enjoyable or easy. That still holds true. There are hard parts and there are easy parts, just like with everything else. Track...

2015 English Award recipients embody excellence

William Burton, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

An annual tradition for Guilford College athletics is the presentation of the English Awards. It is the most prestigious award given to athletes that excel not only in their respective sports but in the classroom and in their communities. These recipients are leaders on and off the field, and they are...

View from the lane: enduring the pre-race

View from the lane: enduring the pre-race

Sommer Fanny, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

“I wish I could enjoy running like you do.” As a member of Guilford’s track team, I have caught this comment already three or four times just this semester from people on campus. The consensus seems to be that people love the idea of running but cannot stand the thought of actually doing...

Paralympian Pistorius kills girlfriend in South Africa

Rishab Revankar, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

Pretoria, South Africa. Feb. 14, 3:20 a.m.: legendary Paralympian Oscar Pistorius shot and killed celebrity-model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The prosecution alleges it was murder in cold blood, but Pistorius and his defense attorneys claim it was a tragic accident. “We are still trying to come...