WASHINGTON, DC -The Gophers fell to the top team in the conference as Catholic University took all 11 -1st place finishes. Top Performances from the Goucher Men included:
· Senior Ben Shriner (Arlington, MA), swam well enough to earn 2nd place in 1000 Free (11:32.61).
· Merworth added another top swim grabbing 2nd in the 200 Free (1:57.90).
· Rhodes was runner-up in the 50 Freestyle today (:23.92).
· Jerel McCord (Ft. Wayne, IN) finished to the wall 2nd in the 100 Fly (:56.83).
· Rhodes's efforts in the 100 Free (:52.23) were good for third place.
· Merworth swam to 1st in the 200 Back (2:30.13) and Hughes finished close behind with a 3rd place (2:39.07).
· Shriner's solid effort was good enough for 3rd in the 500 Free (5.39.46).
The Gophers are off until January 14th when they host conference opponent Marywood University at 1pm.
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