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.
  • Landmark Announces Winter All-Sportsmanship Team
    March 12, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Six student-athletes from Goucher are among the 43 selected to the Winter All-Sportsmanship Team, announced by the Landmark Conference earlier today.
  • Landmark Reveals Winter 2014 Academic Honor Roll
    March 11, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — The Landmark Conference today recognized 20 student-athletes from Goucher and another 204 from its other member institutions for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the 2014 Winter Academic Honor Roll.
  • Richter, Huff Named February Gophers of the Month
    March 05, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Men’s swimmer Morgan Richter, who captured conference titles in the 100 and 200-yard butterfly, and women’s basketball guard Sharnell Huff, who established several milestones during the final month of her career, have been selected as Goucher’s Male and Female Gophers of the Month for February.
  • M. Richter, Craver Named to All-Landmark Team
    February 11, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — The Landmark Conference released its postseason swimming awards this morning, with Goucher’s Morgan Richter and Nicole Craver each earning All-Landmark recognition for their performance at the conference championships last weekend.
  • Richter Successfully Defends 200 Butterfly Crown
    February 09, 2014
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Morgan Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne) repeated as the 200-yard butterfly champion tonight at the 2014 Landmark Conference Men's Swimming & Diving Championships, and by doing so, he becomes only the second male swimmer in the history of Goucher's swimming program to have earned three conference titles.
  • Richter Crosses Finish Line First in 100 Butterfly
    February 08, 2014
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Morgan Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne) became the first male swimmer in the history of Goucher's swimming program to win a conference title in back-to-back seasons when he touched first in the championship finals of the 100-yard butterfly tonight at the 2014 Landmark Conference Men's Swimming & Diving Championships.
  • Davis Takes Third Place, Sets School Record in 50 Free
    February 07, 2014
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Both of the times Goucher's Sam Davis (Wilmington, Del./Wilmington Friends) posted in the 50-yard freestyle today at the 2014 Landmark Conference Men's Swimming & Diving Championships were faster than the one which had stood as the school record in the event for nearly two decades.
  • Landmark Swimming Championships Begin Tomorrow
    February 06, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — A season’s worth of training all builds up to this weekend for the Goucher swimming teams, as the Gophers head to Scranton, Pa., for the Landmark Conference Championships, a three-day marathon event which begins tomorrow morning.
  • Davis Takes First Place in 50-Yard Freestyle by :00.01
    January 18, 2014
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Sam Davis (Wilmington, Del./Wilmington Friends) took first place in the 50-yard freestyle by 1-hundredth of a second and Morgan Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne) touched first in three events, but Goucher still came up short against Marywood, 153-96, in a clash of Landmark Conference teams this afternoon.
  • 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.
  • C. Richter Earns Points for Gophers in Three Events
    January 11, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Colin Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne), who swam in all nine individual events for Goucher this afternoon, finished as the runner-up in the 500-yard freestyle and placed third in both the 400-yard individual medley and 1000 free, helping the Gophers gain a 52-36 victory over Drew.
  • Morgan Richter Breaks Second School Record this Season
    December 07, 2013
    CHESTERFIELD, Va. — Morgan Richter continued his assault on the men's swimming program record book this weekend, breaking his second school mark of the season in the 1650-yard freestyle at the Yellow Jacket Invitational as Goucher registered an eighth place finish at the 11-team meet.
  • 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.
  • Men's Swimming Suffers 149-108 Defeat at Catholic
    November 23, 2013
    WASHINGTON — Morgan Richter and Colin Richter continued their streaks of winning at least one event in every meet this season, and Goucher managed three events wins on the afternoon against Catholic, but the Cardinals were able to come away with a 149-108 victory.
  • Gophers Chalk Up First Two Victories of 2013-14 Season
    November 16, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — After taking both second and third places in the 400-yard medley relay, Goucher produced the champion and the runner-up in the first three individual events on the way to a pair of victories this afternoon in the von Borries Aquatics Center: 111-79 over Arcadia and 143-57 over Gallaudet.
  • Six First Place Finishes Not Enough for Gophers in Loss
    November 09, 2013
    SCRANTON, Pa. — Colin Richter and Morgan Richter each continued their scintillating starts to the season, with the two brothers combining for five first place finishes, but it was not enough to lift Goucher past Scranton, as the Royals came away with a 153-104 victory at the Byron Recreation Complex.
  • Richter Earns Weekly Honor from Landmark Conference
    November 04, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — For breaking the school record in the 1,000-yard freestyle and placing first in two other additional events in Goucher's meet against St. Mary's (Md.) on Saturday, Morgan Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne) was named Male Swimmer of the Week in the Landmark Conference today for the seven-day period ending November 3.
  • Richter Swims Fastest 1000 Free in School History
    November 02, 2013
    ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. — Goucher's Morgan Richter (Cleburne, Texas/Cleburne) broke the school record in the 1,000-yard freestyle and placed first in two other individual events today, but the Gophers came up short against St. Mary's (Md.), 119-86.
  • 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 Win Four Events in Season Debut Against Crusaders
    October 19, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. -- A pair of first-place finishes from Colin Richter highlighted four overall event victories for the Goucher men’s swimming team, but it was not enough to push the Gophers past Susquehanna, as the Crusaders came away with a 135.5-118.5 victory in the season opener for both teams.
  • Gophers Look to Improve on Best Season Since 04-05
    October 18, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. -- Last season, the Goucher men’s swimming team broke six team records en route to winning four dual meets for the first time since 2004-05. With a vast majority of that squad returning, head coach Tom Till is hopeful that the 2013-14 roster can continue those positive strides.