Quakers Honored For Academic AchievementJuly 16, 2013156 students were named to the Spring 2013 Student-Athlete Honor Roll, 82 earned All-Academic recognition from the ODAC and 72 made Guilford's dean's list last spring.
Guilford Ranked 11th in Latest Spring Golf World/Nike Golf PollMarch 28, 2013GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Guilford College's men's golf team remains in 11th place in the second Golf World/Nike Golf Division III Coaches' Poll of the spring 2013 season. The rankings are made by members of the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) and will also be published in the Apr. 1 edition of Golf World.
Guilford Alums Set for U.S. Amateur ChampionshipAugust 12, 2012Andrew Biggadike '02 and Jeff Osberg '06 (pictured) are among 312 qualifiers for the nation's oldest golf championship, which begins Aug. 13 in Colorado. (photo courtesy of GAP)
Ratner, Maggard Headline ODAC Golf AwardsApril 25, 2012Noah Ratner earned his second straight ODAC Golfer of the Year honor and Corey Maggard took his second straight Jack Jensen ODAC Coach of the Year prize.
Guilford Golfers Ranked Second In Newest Coaches PollApril 12, 2012Guilford College's men's golf team fell to second place in the latest NCAA Division III Golf World/Nike Golf and Golf Coaches Association of America Coaches' Poll released Thursday. The Quakers earned three first-place votes, but fell a spot behind top-ranked Methodist University, who garnered 13 of 16 first-place votes. Illinois Wesleyan University fell to the third overall ranking. The University of Redlands and the University of Texas at Tyler round out the top five.
Guilford Golfers Retain Top Spot in Newest Coaches' PollMarch 22, 2012Guilford College's men's golf team remains in first place in the latest NCAA Division III Golf World/Nike Golf and Golf Coaches Association of America Coaches' Poll. The Quakers earned 12 of the 15 first-place votes to maintain the top spot.
Quakers Retain Number One RankingsFebruary 23, 2011Guilford College's men's golf team is ranked prominently in two NCAA Division III ratings after its first tournament of the spring season. The Quakers own the top spot in the Feb. 23 edition of the Golfstat.com Head-to-Head Rankings and are ranked first in the NCAA Division III Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches' Poll, which appears in the Feb. 28 issue of Golf World and can be seen on line at http://www.golfdigest.com/magazine/blogs/campusinsider.
Poplin Leads Carolina Winter SeriesDecember 10, 2010Fueled by his first professional victory, former Guilford College student Joseph Poplin ’07 is the top money winners after five events of the 2010-11 National Golf Association (NGA)/Hooters Carolina Winter Series Professional Tour.
Guilford Ranked First In Both Division III Men's Golf PollsNovember 3, 2010Guilford College is ranked atop both NCAA Division III men’s golf polls. The Quakers climbed from seventh to first in the Nov. 1 Golf World/Nike Golf Division III Coaches’ Poll and maintained the top spot in the Nov. 3 Golfstat.com Head-to-Head Rankings for a fourth consecutive week. The Golf World poll can be viewed online at: http://www.golfdigest.com/magazine/blogs/campusinsider.
Guilford's Hennick, Kosgei Win Weekly HonorsNovember 1, 2010Guilford College junior Mat Hennick won the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's (ODAC) Golfer of the Week Award Monday. Classmate Derick Kosgei earned the Guilford College Student-Athlete of the Week Award presented by the school's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
Guilford Wins O'Briant-Jensen MemorialOctober 26, 2010Guilford College rallied to win its third O'Briant-Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament Tuesday afternoon at the Cardinal Golf and Country Club. The tournament-host Quakers swept the top-two places and had three golfers among the top-13 finishers in the 90-student field. Methodist University (306-294-600) fell eight strokes shy of its record seventh O’Briant-Jensen crown and took second in the 17-team field. First-round co-leader Greensboro College (305-296-601) placed third. Greensboro’s B team shared fourth place with Bridgewater College and NCAA Division II member King College at 617.
Guilford's Freeman & Ratner Win Weekly HonorsOctober 26, 2010Guilford sophomores Brittany Freeman and Noah Ratner both earned Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week honors Monday. Freeman was also named Guilford College Student-Athlete of the Week.
Quakers Place Fourth at Davidson Golf InvitationalOctober 19, 2010Guilford College sophomore Noah Ratner shot a two-under-par 214 over 54 holes to help the Quakers finish fourth at the Davidson College Invitational Tuesday at the River Run Golf Club. The lone non-NCAA Division I team in the 13-team field, Guilford shot 303 Tuesday for a three-round score of 886, 23 strokes off the pace set by tournament champion Wofford College (869).
Guilford's Ratner Wins Weekly HonorsOctober 18, 2010Guilford College’s Noah Ratner earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Golfer of the Week Award Monday. The sophomore also collected Guilford’s Student-Athlete of the Week prize, which is presented by the school’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). He is Guilford’s second recipient of the ODAC’s weekly golf prize this fall and has twice won the award in his career.
Guilford Golfers Regain Top Spot in Golfstat PollOctober 14, 2010Guilford College’s men’s golf team regained the top spot in the weekly Golfstat.com NCAA Division III Head-to-Head Ratings Wednesday. Quakers’ sophomore Noah Ratner is ranked first in the Oct. 13 Division III Head-to-Head Player Standings.
Guilford College, Transylvania's Tereshko Win Gordin TitlesOctober 11, 2010Guilford College captured its fourth Greensboro Gordin Classic Invitational Men’s Golf Tournament Monday afternoon at the Grandover Resort and Conference Center. The Quakers shot 292-299-591 and won their second tournament in as many weeks. Guilford placed three students among the top-15 finishers in the 90-man field.
Guilford's Ratner, Methodist Lead At Greensboro Gordin Golf ClassicOctober 10, 2010Defending tournament champion Methodist University shot two-over-par 290 Sunday and holds the first-round lead at the 20th annual Greensboro Gordin Classic Invitational. The 36-hole competition is being held on the East Course of the Grandover Resort and Conference Center. Tournament host Guilford College sits two strokes off the pace at 292, followed by Oglethorpe University (294) and Huntingdon College (296). Transylvania University shot 297 and rounds out the top five.
Greensboro-Gordin Classic Invitational PreviewOctober 8, 2010Twelve of the top-20 golf teams ranked in the Oct. 4 Golf World/Nike Golf NCAA Division III Coaches’ Poll square off in Greensboro this weekend in the 20th annual Greensboro-Gordin Classic Invitational Oct. 10-11 at the Grandover Resort. The 18-team event also serves as a preview of the 2011 NCAA Division III Championships, which will be held at Grandover May 10-13.
Guilford Wins Ted Keller Memorial Golf TournamentOctober 3, 2010Guilford College shot a six-over-par 294 Sunday to win the 14-team Ted Keller Memorial Men’s Golf Tournament Sunday at the Hunting Hawk Golf Club. The Quakers shot 288-294-582 to win the 36-hole event by 12 strokes over second-place Bridgewater College (295-299-594).
Quakers Ranked First in Sept. 29 Golfstat.com Division III RankingsSeptember 30, 2010Guilford College's men's golf team is ranked prominently in two NCAA Division III ratings after its first tournament of the season. The Quakers own the top spot in the Sept. 29 edition of the Golfstat.com Head-to-Head Rankings and are ranked seventh in the second NCAA Division III Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches' Poll, which appears in the Oct. 4 issue of Golf World and can be seen on line at http://www.golfdigest.com/magazine/blogs/campusinsider.
Guilford's Mat Hennick Named ODAC Golfer of the WeekSeptember 27, 2010Guilford College junior Mat Hennick earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Golfer of the Week Award Monday. He also was named the Guilford College Student-Athlete of the Week by the school’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
Guilford Golfers Place Fifth at Sea Trail IntercollegiateSeptember 26, 2010High Point University’s Chase Wilson shot a two-under 70 in Sunday’s final round of the Sea Trail Men’s Intercollegiate to finish with a 10-under-par 206 and take medalist honors. Tanner Norton of Elon University placed second with a three-day score of 210 (64-69-77) and helped the Phoenix win the team title wire to wire. Stetson University’s Jacobo Pastor (68-71-72) took third place after a scorecard playoff with teammate Sam Ryder (70-67-74) and Elon’s Jack Adkins (71-70-70). The trio finished the tournament with a score of 211.
Elon took the team by six strokes and a score of 850 (275-284-291). Samford University finished the tournament in second place after shooting Sunday’s low round (281-295-280 – 856). George Mason University finished three strokes behind Samford with a score of 859 (286-287-286) while High Point University placed fourth (288-283-290 – 861) and Guilford College, the lone non-NCAA Division I team in the field, finished fifth (291-288-285 – 864).
Guilford Holds Seventh at Sea Trail Men's IntercollegiateSeptember 25, 2010Tanner Norton shot a three-under 69 to sit 11-under-par after two rounds to remain in first place and help put Elon in the top spot after the second round of the Sea Trail Men’s Intercollegiate. Elon posted a two-day score of 559 (275-284) and sits 12 strokes ahead of second-place High Point with a score of 571 (288-283). George Mason sits two strokes behind in third place with a 573 (286-287) while Charleston Southern is currently fourth with a score of 574 (288-286) and Samford sits in fifth place with a 576 (281-295).
Guilford Seventh After Opening Round of Sea Trail IntercollegiateSeptember 24, 2010Tanner Norton posted an eight-under-par 64 and sits in first place in the field of 69 golfers while teammate Steve Dressel sits in third after carding a five-under 67 to put the Elon Phoenix in first place after the opening round of the Sea Trail Men’s Intercollegiate.
Guilford Tabbed Third in Preseason NCAA Division III PollSeptember 1, 2010Guilford College's men's golf team opens the season in third place in the first NCAA Division III Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches' Poll released Wednesday. Methodist University, the defending national champions, is the number-one team in the poll. The Monarchs earned 11 of the 15 first-place votes. Huntingdon College ranks second with three first-place votes. LaVerne College and St. John's (Minn.) University round out the top five.
Corey Maggard Named Head Men's Golf Coach at Guilford CollegeAugust 19, 2010Corey Maggard became Guilford College’s first new men’s golf coach in 34 years Thursday. Maggard, a 2008 graduate of Transylvania (Ky.) University, replaces Jack Jensen, who died suddenly last March. Jensen, 71, served 45 years at Guilford, 33 as the Quakers’ golf coach.
Guilford's Latimer Wins International DebutAugust 11, 2010Recent Guilford College graduate Peter Latimer ’10 won his international golf debut Wednesday playing for Scotland in the 2010 Men’s Home Internationals Championship in Wales. Latimer edged Wales’ Rhys Pugh, 1 up, on the opening day of match play among the four nations of the United Kingdom. Wales defeated Scotland, 8-7, in a tightly played opener that featured two draws and four matches decided on the final hole, including Latimer’s.