April 12, 2012

Seven More to Join Guilford College Football Team

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College head football coach Chris Rusiewicz announced the intention of seven more incoming students to play football for the Quakers. The students have made their deposits to the college and will enroll for classes beginning in August. They raised Rusiewicz's second recruiting class at Guilford to 30.

Mitch Ferrick (Centreville, Va.) lettered three years at Centreville High School under coach Chris Haddock. The 6-1, 165-pound quarterback earned Second Team All-Concorde District recognition. Ferrick led his team to the 2011 Northern Region Conference Championship and second place in the Virginia Class 3A Division 6 state playoffs. He also lettered two years with the baseball team and is a member of the National Honor Society. His sister, Jess, plays softball at Marshall University.

Brandon Heath (Asheboro, N.C.) lettered three years under coach Chuck Henderson at Asheboro High School. The 6-0, 230-pound defensive lineman was a two-time All-Randolph County and All-Mid-Piedmont Conference selection. He also earned the 2011 Defensive Line Coaches' Award and is a member of the school's Honor Roll.

Jake Long (Whiteville, N.C.) lettered at Whiteville High School under coach Luke Little. The 5-10, 175-pound defensive back earned First Team All-Waccamaw Conference and All-Columbus County recognition. Long also lettered in baseball and was also an all-conference and all-county selection. He is a National Honor Society member and a North Carolina High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete.

Jaylan Martin (Morganton, N.C.) lettered three years under coach Mike Helms at Freedom High School. The 5-8, 170-pound cornerback earned All-South Mountain Athletic Conference honors in football and track.  He was named Freedom's 2010-11 Male Athlete of the Year and a Burke County Football Player of the Week. Martin lettered two years in basketball and three years in track and field. He is also a member of the National Honor Society.

Kahlil Perine (Fuquay-Varina, N.C.) lettered three years under coach Ryan Habich at Fuquay-Varina High School. The 5-8, 175-pound safety helped the Bengals to the second round of the 2011 state 4-AA playoffs. Fuquay-Varina was 10-2 and won its second straight league title in 2011. He also lettered three years in track as a sprinter and hurdler and garnered academic all-conference honors.

Perine's teammate, Hayden Read (Fuquay-Varina, N.C.) is also headed to Guilford. Read, 6-0, 170-pound wide receiver, lettered two years under Habich at Fuquay-Varina and earned First Team All-Tri-9 Conference recognition as a senior. He led the team in most receiving categories and special teams tackles. Read contributed to the Bengals' second-round appearance in the 2011 state 4-AA playoffs, a 10-2 overall record and the school's second straight league title. He also lettered two years in track and field. A member of the Fuquay-Varina Post of Sons of American Legion and the Future Farmers of America, he is a National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Award honoree.

Jalen Wiley (Burlington, N.C.) lettered three years under coach Marty Scotten at Jordan Matthews High School. The 5-11, 170-pound defensive back earned honorable mention All-Mid-State 2A Conference and All-Chatham County recognition. Wiley helped his team to consecutive Chatham County football championships. He also lettered twice in basketball and four years in track and field, where he earned all-league honors. Wiley's uncle, Robert Siler, played college basketball for Wake Forest University.

Guilford opens the 2012 season Sept. 1 against Greensboro College in the annual Gate City Soup Bowl. The 7:00 p.m. contest will be played at 7:00 p.m. on the Quakers' Appenzeller Field at Armfield Athletic Center.

Sep. 1: All times Eastern
7:00 PM
Coast Guard at Anna Maria
7:00 PM
Defiance at Baldwin Wallace
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7:00 PM
Washington and Lee at Johns Hopkins
7:30 PM
Trine at Manchester
8:00 PM
Millsaps at Belhaven
Sep. 2: All times Eastern
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Muhlenberg at Wilkes
6:00 PM
Mass-Dartmouth at Mount Ida
6:00 PM
Delaware Valley at Wesley
7:00 PM
N.C. Wesleyan at Stevenson
7:00 PM
Western New England at Springfield
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7:00 PM
Fitchburg State at Becker
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7:00 PM
Albright at Salisbury
7:00 PM
WPI at MIT
7:00 PM
Salve Regina at Worcester State
7:00 PM
Bridgewater State at Curry
7:00 PM
Morrisville State at St. Lawrence
10:00 PM
Adrian at Pacific
Sep. 3: All times Eastern
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Endicott at Framingham State
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Kean at Christopher Newport
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King's at Moravian
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Lebanon Valley at Franklin and Marshall
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Marietta at Denison
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McDaniel at Catholic
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Wisconsin Lutheran at Trinity Int'l
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UW-Platteville at George Fox
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12:00 PM
Washington U. at Carnegie Mellon
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12:00 PM
Chicago at Case Western Reserve
12:00 PM
Husson at Alfred
12:00 PM
SUNY-Maritime at Maine Maritime
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12:00 PM
Cortland at Heidelberg
12:00 PM
Otterbein at Buffalo State
12:00 PM
Ursinus at Bethany
12:00 PM
Sewanee at Kenyon
1:00 PM
Plymouth State at Castleton
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1:00 PM
RPI at Norwich
1:00 PM
Randolph-Macon at Dickinson
1:00 PM
Oberlin at Kalamazoo
1:00 PM
Emory and Henry at Ferrum
1:00 PM
Wooster at Washington and Jefferson
1:00 PM
Alfred State at William Paterson
1:00 PM
St. Vincent at Alma
1:00 PM
Concordia (Wis.) at Finlandia
1:00 PM
Olivet at St. John Fisher
1:00 PM
Rowan at Widener
1:00 PM
Hobart at Brockport
1:00 PM
Union at Ithaca
1:00 PM
Susquehanna at Lycoming
1:00 PM
Utica at Misericordia
1:00 PM
The Apprentice School at Methodist
1:00 PM
TCNJ at UW-Whitewater
1:30 PM
Wilmington at Bluffton
1:30 PM
Monmouth at Hope
1:30 PM
Bridgewater at Gettysburg
1:30 PM
Muskingum at Waynesburg
1:30 PM
Juniata at Grove City
2:00 PM
Lakeland at Carroll
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2:00 PM
UW-Stevens Point at St. Norbert
2:00 PM
Austin at Hendrix
2:00 PM
Maranatha Baptist at Martin Luther
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2:00 PM
Millikin at Greenville
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2:00 PM
Eureka at Knox
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2:00 PM
MacMurray at Rockford
2:00 PM
Gustavus Adolphus at Westminster (Mo.)
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2:00 PM
UW-La Crosse at Luther
2:00 PM
Beloit at Lake Forest
2:00 PM
Concordia-Moorhead at Jamestown
2:00 PM
Crown at Hamline
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2:00 PM
Carleton at Macalester
2:00 PM
Bethel at Dubuque
2:00 PM
St. Scholastica at St. John's
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2:00 PM
St. Olaf at Grinnell
2:00 PM
Buena Vista at Mayville St.
2:00 PM
Simpson at UW-Stout
2:00 PM
Aurora at Carthage
2:00 PM
UW-River Falls at Coe
2:00 PM
Ripon at Concordia-Chicago
2:00 PM
Elmhurst at Loras
2:00 PM
Huntingdon at Louisiana College
2:00 PM
North Central (Ill.) at Robert Morris-Chicago
2:00 PM
Benedictine at Wheaton (Ill.)
2:00 PM
John Carroll at UW-Oshkosh
2:30 PM
Southern Virginia at Earlham
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2:30 PM
Lawrence at Presentation
4:00 PM
La Verne at Puget Sound
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4:00 PM
Central at Whitworth
5:00 PM
Hartwick at Western Connecticut
6:00 PM
Wabash at Albion
6:00 PM
Maryville (Tenn.) at Berry
6:00 PM
Augustana at Mount St. Joseph
6:00 PM
Thomas More at Franklin
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6:00 PM
Hampden-Sydney at Averett
6:00 PM
Redlands at Trinity (Texas)
7:00 PM
Hiram at Westminster (Pa.)
7:00 PM
Thiel at Allegheny
7:00 PM
Capital at Wittenberg
7:00 PM
Shenandoah at Gallaudet
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7:00 PM
Illinois College at Rose-Hulman
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7:00 PM
Hanover at Centre
7:00 PM
Geneva at Frostburg State
7:00 PM
Nichols at Westfield State
7:00 PM
Greensboro at Guilford
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7:00 PM
LaGrange at Birmingham-Southern
7:00 PM
Hardin-Simmons at Southwestern
7:00 PM
Anderson at North Park
7:00 PM
Ohio Wesleyan at Mary Hardin-Baylor
7:00 PM
East Texas Baptist at Texas Lutheran
7:10 PM
St. Thomas at UW-Eau Claire
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8:00 PM
Willamette at Rhodes
8:00 PM
Cornell at Iowa Wesleyan
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8:00 PM
Augsburg at Northwestern (Minn.)
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8:00 PM
Southwestern Assemblies at Howard Payne
8:00 PM
Sul Ross State at UT-Permian Basin
Dec. 18: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 49, at St. Thomas 35
@ Salem, Va.
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