Guilford’s football team beat Greensboro College Saturday night, 22-12, to retain the Gate City Soup Bowl trophy. Guilford game MVP Danny Langston had six tackles, four pass breakups and two fourth-quarter interceptions that led a strong defensive effort. Josh Vogelbach’s 340 passing yards and two touchdowns highlighted the offense. Chad Kastor added 11 catches, including a touchdown. Follow the link below for the story and statistics: http://www.guilford.edu/athletics/football/releases/2008/Greensboro.html
Guilford’s women’s soccer team lost to Salisbury, 1-0, in the Shellenberger Classic. Amber Stapler made nine saves in the loss for Guilford. Follow the link below for the story and statistics: http://www.guilford.edu/athletics/football/releases/2008/Greensboro.html
Guilford’s women’s cross country team placed seventh among 10 teams at the Generals Invitational Saturday. Grace Normann led Guilford with a time of 27:56 over six kilometers. The Quakers’ men finished seventh out of 11 schools. Max Karaffa led the way with a time of 33:25 over eight kilometers. Follow the link below for the full results: http://www1.wlu.edu/x4758.xml
The Quakers’ volleyball team dropped two matches Saturday at the Greensboro College Invitational. Piedmont won the day’s first match, 3-1. Courtney Kozar had seven kills and six digs for the Quakers. Taylor Phillips had 20 assists. In the day’s second match, Oglethorpe scored a 3-0 victory. Guilford’s Anna Miller earned all-tournament honors. Follow the link below for a recap of Friday’s opening-round play: http://www.guilford.edu/athletics/volleyball/releases/2008/Greensboro1.html
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Upcoming Guilford College athletic events
Sept. 7 – Women’s Soccer (1-2) vs. Sewanee, Shellenberger Field, Lynchburg, Va., 10:00 a.m.
Sept. 9 – Volleyball (2-7, 0-0 ODAC) vs. Lynchburg, Ragan-Brown Field House, 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 10 – Women’s Soccer vs. Methodist, Haworth Field, 4:00 p.m.
Sept. 10 – Men’s Soccer (0-2) at Ferrum, Ferrum, Va., 7:00 p.m.
Sept. 11 – Volleyball vs. Methodist, Ragan-Brown Field House, 7:00 pm
Sept. 13 – Guilford Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Dana Auditorium, 4:00 pm
Sept. 13 – Cross Country at Salem Invitational, Winston-Salem, N.C., 10:00 am
Sept. 13 – Volleyball vs, Virginia Wesleyan, Ragan-Brown Field House, 12 noon
Sept. 13 – Volleyball vs. Meredith, Ragan-Brown Field House, 4:00 pm
Sept. 13 – Women’s Soccer at Randolph-Macon, Ashland, Va., 2:00 pm
Sept. 13 – Men’s Soccer at Greensboro, Pride Field, Greensboro, N.C., 4:00 pm
Sept. 13 – Football (1-0) vs, Methodist, Armfield Athletic Center, 7:00 p.m. – Take A Kid to the Game/Hall of Fame Day