Guilford College Director of Athletics Marion Kirby announced the hiring of Nick Black as the school's head baseball coach Thursday. Black replaces Gene Baker who resigned last month after eight years at Guilford to accept a teaching and administrative position in Nashville, TN.
Guilford College head baseball coach Gene Baker resigned his position Monday to accept a teaching and administrative position in Nashville, TN. The resignation is effective July 31 and concludes Baker’s eight-year stint with the Quakers.
Guilford College's Andrew Lerner earned a spot on the 2005 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings NCAA Division III Second Team All-South Region Baseball squad Thursday. Junior Rob Bittner and sophomore Chad Boone earned honorable mention recognition. The announcement marked each player's first regional honor.
Guilford College's Jennifer Franklin and Rob Bittner earned all-state recognition from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) earlier this week. Franklin received all-state softball honors and Bittner represented Guilford on the group's baseball team.
Guilford College's Jeff Arzonico, Brian Burton and Jake Lubel earned spots on the Second Team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III Baseball squad Thursday. Members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) selected the academic all-district teams. First-team honorees advance to the national Academic All-America® ballot.
Guilford College's Josh Miller and Brian Burton received Second Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) baseball honors according to a vote of the league's head coaches, the conference announced Wednesday. The Quakers' Jeff Arzonico, Rob Bittner and Andrew Lerner garnered honorable mention recognition.
Sophomore Chad Boone (Winston-Salem, NC/West Forsyth) belted two solo homers and Rob Bittner (Wilmington, DE/Salesianum) added a two-run blast in Guilford’s 15-5 win at NCAA Division II Bluefield State Monday night. The win snapped Guilford’s three-game losing streak and gave the Quakers (24-16) a sweep of the season series with the Big Blues (4-42). Bluefield has lost 28 straight games.
Virginia Wesleyan capped a day of upsets in the first round of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Baseball Tournament with a 9-3 win over Guilford Thursday night in the Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium.
Guilford College's baseball team plays two games at Hooker Field in Martinsville, VA in the next two weeks. The NCAA Division III Quakers take on Southern Virginia University April 19 at 6:00 p.m. and Ferrum College April 26 at 6:00 p.m.
Guilford College's Chad Boone and Joseph Poplin received the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's (ODAC) Baseball Hitter of the Week and Golfer of the Week awards, respectively. The league office announced its award winners for the week ending April 3 Monday afternoon.
Former Guilford College pitcher Joe Dooley recently signed a contract with the Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League after being acquired in a trade from the Gateway Grizzlies of the Frontier League.
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) selected Guilford sophomore Logan Collier as the league's Baseball Pitcher of the Week for the week ending March 13. Collier is the team's first recipient of the award this season.
Host North Carolina Wesleyan scored six runs with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning to take a 9-4 non-conference win over Guilford Saturday afternoon. Senior Brian Massey drew a two-out, bases-loaded walk to force in the winning run for North Carolina Wesleyan (5-3).