2013-14 News

  • Gophers Continue Long Run of Academic Success
    July 30, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Another semester, another collective grade-point average of over 3.0 for the Goucher athletic department.
  • Department's Top Award Goes to Senior Midfielder
    May 12, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — A senior midfielder on the men's lacrosse team was presented with the Coaches Award this evening during Goucher's annual Athletics Awards Ceremony in Kraushaar Auditorium.
  • Student-Athletes Pick Up Honors at Convocation
    May 07, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — The Goucher community gathered in Kraushaar Auditorium this afternoon for Convocation, the annual celebration of the academic and artisitic achievements of its students.
  • Bercovici, Fink Chosen as Final Gophers of the Month
    May 06, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Women’s tennis player Amanda Bercovici, who was recently named the Landmark Conference’s Player of the Year, and equestrian rider Joey Fink, who led Goucher to a sixth place result at the IHSA national championships, have been selected as the final Gophers of the Month for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Fink Lifts Goucher to Sixth Place Finish at Nationals
    May 03, 2014
    HARRISBURG, Pa. — With just one class to go in the Collegiate Cup Hunter Seat competition at the 2014 IHSA National Horse Show, Goucher remained stuck on the two points earned by Anna Carmichael in novice fences to kick off the event.
  • Carmichael Starts Gophers Out with Two Points
    May 01, 2014
    HARRISBURG, Pa. — Anna Carmichael (Colorado Springs, Colo./William J. Palmer) was up first for Goucher today in the Collegiate Cup Hunter Seat competition at the 2014 IHSA National Horse Show.
  • Goucher's Two Teams Each Place Sixth at ANRCs
    April 27, 2014
    SWEET BRIAR, Va. — Goucher sent a total of five riders to the 37th annual American National Riding Commission National Championships, hosted by Sweet Briar College over a three day period this weekend.
  • Gophers Earn Bid to Nationals as Zone IV Champions
    April 06, 2014
    ROANOKE, Va. — The riding programs from the same two schools that represented Zone IV in the Collegiate Cup Hunter Seat at the IHSA National Horse Show in 2013 will do so again this year. But instead of going as the runner-up as it did last May, Goucher qualified for the 2014 event as the Zone IV champion.
  • Malone, Sherpa Advance to Zone IV Championships
    March 30, 2014
    POOLESVILLE, Md. — Goucher will have four individual riders competing at the IHSA Zone IV Championships on April 6 after Laura Malone (Weston, Mass./Weston) and Kaduk Sherpa (East Aurora, N.Y./The Park School) qualified with second-place performances today at the Zone IV Region I Championships conducted at Tulip Pond Farm.
  • Cancellation Makes Fink Region's Cacchione Qualifier
    March 28, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — With the region's 2013-14 team champion already determined and weather forecasters predicting showers to start off tomorrow and then a steady rain later in the day, a decision was made late this morning to cancel the final IHSA Zone IV Region I riding show of the season that Goucher was scheduled to host.
  • Gophers Rule Zone IV Region I for Third Straight Year
    March 09, 2014
    SPARKS, Md. — Goucher clinched the 2013-14 IHSA Zone IV Region I title by scoring 35 points at today's riding show conducted at Featherdown Farm, enough to give head coach Jen Bunty's squad an insurmountable lead in the region standings.
  • Patashnik Earns High Marks, Malone In at Regionals
    February 23, 2014
    OATLAND, Md. — Goucher not only padded its lead atop the IHSA Zone IV Region I standings by placing first at today's show, it also produced the event's reserve high point rider.
  • Only Three Teams Finish Ahead of Goucher in Series
    January 25, 2014
    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — Goucher finished in fourth place behind only Savannah Art & Design, Bridgewater and Virginia Tech at the Winter Classic Tournament of Champions, conducted today at Hazelwild Farm.
  • Athletic Teams Extend Streak of Academic Excellence
    January 15, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — For the 28th-consecutive semester, a streak which has now lasted for well over a decade, Goucher’s men’s and women’s athletic programs have combined to register a grade-point average of over 3.0.
  • All Five Riders Return from Holiday Classic with Ribbons
    December 07, 2013
    LONG VALLEY, N.J. — With all five of its riders earning at least one ribbon, Goucher earned 18 points and finished in a tie for 10th place today at the IHSA Holiday Tournament of Champions conducted at the USET Building.
  • Richter, Bent Selected as Top November Athletes
    December 05, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Men’s swimmer Morgan Richter, who recently broke the school record in the 1,000-yard freestyle, and equestrian rider Ashley Bent, who picked up a pair of blue ribbons in the intermediate fences class, have been selected as Goucher’s Male and Female Gophers of the Month for November.
  • Malone, Steinhoff Claim Blue Ribbons in Novice Division
    November 16, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's lead in the 2013-14 IHSA Zone IV Region I standings grew by another 20 points today when the Gophers earned a team score of 46 points at the final show until after the holidays.
  • Radgowski, Bent Earn Blue Ribbons in Intermediate Division
    November 04, 2013
    POOLESVILLE, Md. — Five Goucher riders came away with blue ribbons for first-place performances at today's IHSA Zone IV Region I riding show at Tulip Pond Farm that was hosted by George Washington.
  • Nine Goucher Teams in Action on Jam-Packed Saturday
    November 01, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. -- This Saturday marks the busiest day of competition all year for Goucher athletics, with nine programs in action. A sport-by-sport breakdown of the afternoon is listed below.
  • Gophers Expand Lead in Zone IV Region I Standings
    October 26, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher opened up a commanding 34-point lead over George Washington in the 2013-14 IHSA Zone IV Region I standings today by earning 43 points at the region's second show of the season, which was hosted by Mount St. Mary's and conducted on the Goucher campus.
  • Gophers Earn Perfect Score at First 2013-14 IHSA Show
    October 06, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Only seven points separated the five teams which placed second through sixth at today's IHSA Zone IV Region I riding show hosted by Goucher, but there was a significant gap between the No. 1 team and the rest of the field.
  • Kellon, Zumbrun Head 2012-13 All-Goucher Team
    October 05, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — The 2012-13 All-Goucher Team was unveiled during a ceremony on Beldon Field this afternoon prior to the men's soccer game against Scranton.
  • Goucher Recognizes Fink, Currier as Month's Top Athletes
    October 03, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — A junior on the equestrian team who was the top overall rider at the 2013 Tournament of Champions Preseason Classic and a junior on the women's cross country team who was the fastest Division III runner in two of the season's first three races have been selected Goucher's Male and Female Gophers of the Month for September.
  • Fink Claims Top Award at Tournament of Champions Event
    September 21, 2013
    LYNCHBURG, Va. — Goucher produced the recipient of the prestigious Tournament of Champions Collegiate Medal and finished in a tie with one of Savannah Art & Design's two entries for seventh place at today's Tournament of Champions Preseason Classic conducted at the Randolph College Riding Center.
  • Riding Team to See How It Stacks Up Against Top Programs
    September 20, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Coming off of its most successful season in program history, Goucher's equestrian team begins its quest to remain at the top of the national stage this weekend in Lynchburg, Va.
  • Rising Junior Excels in Sport He Grew to Love
    August 21, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — There was a time as a young boy that Joey Fink (Baltimore, Md./The Park School) did not enjoy riding horses even though both of his older sisters were on the equestrian team at Garrison Forest School in Owings Mills, Md., and his mother also had a background in the sport.