College Softball News – Guilford’s Wilcox Named ODAC Softball Hitter of the Week

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2014 at 6:24 am under College, Photos | Be the First to Comment

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Marty Wilcox (South Charleston, W. Va./Charleston Catholic (Florida Southern)) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference ‘s (ODAC) Softball Hitter of the Week Monday. The junior becomes the second Quaker so honored this season with the first weekly recognition of her career. Wilcox hit .800 (8 for 10) in three Quakers’ …Read the Rest…

Kanayo Obi Rapu Jr.(NGFS) announces he will attend Longwood University

Posted by Andy Durham on April 17, 2014 at 12:55 pm under College, High School, Photos | Be the First to Comment

Kanayo Obi Rapu Jr. announced today that he will attend Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia and that means the New Garden Friends School Bear will soon become a Longwood Lancer…. Rapu Jr. was a lethal offensive weapon for the Bears at NGFS over the past several seasons and there have been numerous occasions where Obi, …Read the Rest…


Ikenna Smart Signs Letter Of Intent With University of Buffalo

Posted by Press Release on April 16, 2014 at 8:02 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Ikenna Smart, class of 2014, has signed a letter of intent to play with coach Bobby Hurley at Buffalo next year. Ikenna, who immigrated from Nigeria, has become the first New Garden Friends basketball player to average a double-double;not only for this season, but for his entire two-year career with the Bears. Ikenna currently ranks …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Sports Council Distributes Funds to TIMCO Invitational Schools

Posted by Press Release on April 8, 2014 at 3:26 pm under High School, Photos | 4 Comments to Read

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Greensboro Sports Council has donated $112,000 to the eight schools that participated in the 38th annual TIMCO Invitational presented by NewBridge Bank last December, the Council announced today. In addition, the Sports Council donated $18,000 in scholarships and charitable contributions from tournament proceeds. The women’s team from Page High School and …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse News – Guilford’s Garcia Named ODAC Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s E’leyna Garcia (Plantation, Fla./Pine Coast Prep) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week Award Monday. Now a five-time award winner in her career, she joins teammate Lily Colley, who won the three previous weekly honors, as Guilford recipients of the prize this season. Garcia, …Read the Rest…


College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Oglesby Lands All-State Honor

Posted by Press Release on April 4, 2014 at 1:40 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Gabby Oglesby (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned Second Team All-State Women’s Basketball honors from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) Wednesday. A first-team all-state pick in 2012, Oglesby is the first Quakers’ women’s basketball player named to two all-state squads. The all-star unit is comprised of women’s basketball student-athletes …Read the Rest…

NewBridge Baseball Tournament at Greensboro Grasshoppers Stadium/NewBridge Bank Park April 12-16

Posted by Press Release on April 2, 2014 at 4:40 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Today’s Baseball News with Charlie Pannell(Southeast Guilford Legion Baseball) Coaches and Baseball Fans – We are hosting the NewBridge Bank Invitational Tournament at the NewBridge Bank in downtown Greensboro April 12 thru April 16. This is the home park for the Greensboro Grasshoppers and a beautiful facility. This is our third year and as always …Read the Rest…

Logan Weathers(Bishop McGuinness HS) to Guilford College

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Logan Weathers, a 6’4 senior forward out of Bishop McGuinness Catholic HS has committed to play college basketball for Guilford College in 2014-2015. Logan Weathers and Guilford Head Coach Tom Palombo Logan was a member of the Northwest 1A All Conference team for Bishop during the 2013-14 season, averaging 12 points and 9 rebounds for …Read the Rest…

Badmaev Picks Up SoCon Women’s Golf Honor

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Elon freshman Kelsey Badmaev was honored as the Southern Conference women’s golfer of the week for competition between March 26 and April 1 the league announced on Wednesday, April 2. Badmaev tied for 12th out of 90 competitors at the John Kirk Panther Intercollegiate from Sunday to Tuesday, shooting an eight-over-par 224 …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse News – Guilford’s Colley Wins Third Straight Weekly ODAC Prize of the Week

Posted by Press Release on April 1, 2014 at 4:08 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College senior Lily Colley earned her third straight Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Lacrosse Player of the Week Award Monday. She has won the honor three times this season and five times in her career. Colley, a 5-5 attacker, paced the Quakers in a 1-1 week with 17 points on 10 …Read the Rest…

Big Day for Ragsdale Track this past Saturday at Elon

Posted by Press Release on March 26, 2014 at 10:45 am under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Courtesy of Ragsdale Athletics Director Brian Herndon. In related Track news, SEG at Page meet for today(3/26/14) has been cancelled…. Ragsdale’s Track team had an outstanding day this past Saturday, March 22, at the Elon Phoenix Invitational at Elon University. Please see attachment for pictures of Ragsdale Track Athletes in action. Medal Winners: · Sara …Read the Rest…


College Men’s Golf News – Guilford’s Robinette Named ODAC Player of the Week

Posted by Press Release on March 25, 2014 at 4:16 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Mitch Robinette (Charlotte, N.C./Grace Academy) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s Men’s Golf Player of the Week Award Monday. The junior earned the league’s weekly prize for the first time this season and the third time in his career. He is the second Quaker so honored this year. Robinette paced …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse News – Guilford’s Colley Repeats as ODAC Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College senior Lily Colley (Wells, Maine/Wells (Clark)) earned her second straight Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Lacrosse Player of the Week Award Monday. She has won the honor twice this season and four times in her career. Colley, a 5-5 attacker, paced the Quakers to a pair of ODAC wins with …Read the Rest…

Southeast Guilford Track and Cross Country Team Members Signing Day

Posted by Press Release on March 20, 2014 at 1:59 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Kylie Spencer and Ariel Shores, members of the Southeast Guilford Track and Cross Country teams signed their national letters of intent on Thursday, March 13 at 4:00 PM in the Southeast Guilford High School cafeteria. Kylie will be signing with Pfeiffer University and Ariel will be signing with Appalachian State. Photos provided by Coach Alton …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Oglesby Named to All-South Team

Posted by Press Release on March 18, 2014 at 4:45 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s Gabby Oglesby (Winston-Salem, N.C./Mount Tabor) earned Second Team All-South Women’s Basketball honors from D3hoops.com Monday. A first-team all-region pick in 2012, Oglesby is the first Quakers’ women’s basketball player named to two all-region squads. Division III sports information directors from Virginia through Texas submitted nominees and voted for the South …Read the Rest…

College Baseball News – Guilford’s Crawford Named ODAC Baseball Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College junior Drew Crawford (Newport, Tenn./Cocke County (Milligan)) collected the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Baseball Pitcher of the Week Award Monday. He is the second Quaker so honored this season and wins the prize for the second time in his career. Crawford, a 6-3, 195-pound right-hander, tossed eight strong innings …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Lacrosse News – Guilford’s Lily Colley Named ODAC Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. –Senior Lily Colley (Wells, Maine/Wells (Clark)) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week Award Monday. The honor marks her first of the season and the third of her illustrious career. Colley, an attacker and midfielder, received her prize after setting Guilford’s single-game scoring record with 12 points in …Read the Rest…


College Softball News – Guilford’s Casey Snead Named ODAC Softball Pitcher of the Week

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2014 at 6:39 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va.- Guilford College’s Casey Snead garnered Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Pitcher of the Week honors Monday. This marks the second time in the sophomore’s career that she has picked up the weekly honors as the league’s top pitcher. Snead (4-0) collected her second complete-game victory this past Wednesday against North Carolina Wesleyan College, …Read the Rest…

Local wrestlers do well at last weekend’s State Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum

Posted by Press Release on February 25, 2014 at 7:00 pm under High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Info sent from the various schools…… from Eastern Guilford: Willie Bivens- State Champion in the 182 weight class. Tim Johnson- finished 4th in the state championships in the 195 weight class. from Ragsdale High School: ·Bryce Walker is the 2013-2014 4A State Champion (170 lb.). ·Brandon Harris finished in the top six ·Aaron Reeves was …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Tennis News – Guilford’s Blake Brown Named ODAC Player of the Week

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College’s Blake Brown (Kokomo, Ind./Kokomo) captured the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Men’s Tennis Player of the Week Award Monday. He is the first Quaker so honored this season and wins the award for the first time in his career. Brown, a 6-2, 175-pound junior, won all three of his matches …Read the Rest…