The Guilfordian

African-American athletes recognized for their success

African-American athletes recognized for their success

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 2, 2018

Among the seven core values that Guilford holds is diversity, limited not only to the student body, but into athletics as well. In recognition of Black History Month, The Guilfordian will acknowledge the efforts of our African-American student-athletes and their efforts in both their academics and their...

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

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

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...

The College’s pride and joy: women’s basketball dominates the conference

Tessa Wood, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016

Consistency, confidence and chemistry: these are the three words most commonly used to describe Guilford College’s women’s basketball team this season. Currently, with the team sitting at a 16–2 overall record and a first place 10–1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference record, they could not be...

Women hope cohesion and defense will win the conference championship

Naari Honor, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015

First-year guard Essence Abraham.  First-year forward Ymani Breedlove.  Sophomore center Jordyn Brown. Junior guard Kate Clark. First-year forward and guard Kaeli Frank.  First-year guard Sydney Huffman. First-year guard Dyamond Jefferies Kerr. First-year guard Daja’ Penn. Sophomore guard Lauren...

Fernandes brings personal passion to Quakers athletics

Lesly Vasquez, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

“Guilford has a wonderful athletic department, and I’m always impressed with all of the athletes,” said Guilford College President Jane Fernandes. The president has always been a sports fan, having grown up with four brothers , all of them athletes. As a young girl, the first sport that Fernandes...

Kayla Adams produces success both on, off the court

Kayla Adams produces success both on, off the court

Nellie Vinograd, Staff Writer

February 21, 2014

To be a captain of a team takes more than athletic skill. It requires patience, humor and responsibility. For senior Kayla Adams, starting shooting guard and captain for Guilford College’s women’s basketball team, being an ideal captain comes naturally. She knows when to step up and when the...

Women’s basketball warms up for season

Women’s basketball warms up for season

Ian Penny, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013

The soles of shoes squeak on the hardwood floor. Yelling emanates from the bottom of the stairwell leading down to Ragan-Brown Field House, the way marked by a yellow sign denoting a closed practice. It is nearly basketball season. As two-time Old Dominion Athletic Conference champions, the goal...