Posted: Oct 28, 2017
Elizabethtown, PA- The Goucher Gophers fell to Elizabethtown College today in their second swim meet of the 2017-18 season by a score of 191-69. With the loss, the Gophers drop to 1-3on the season.
Here's how it happened:
- Taking 2nd place in the Men's 400 Medley Relay in 4:08.21 were senior Andrew Rowland (Wilton, Ct.), first-year Troy Thompson (Nashville, Tn.), senior Jerel McCord (Ft. Wayne, In.), and senior Ian Furst (North Reading, Ma).
- Co-Captain Ian Furst took 1st place followed by junior Eli Gang (Highland Park, N.J.) in 2nd for the 1000 Freestyle with 11:18.56 and 12:11.15 respectively.
- Senior Luke Hall (Gainsville, Fl.) was fast enough for 3rdplace in the 50 Breaststroke in :33.88.
- McCord was narrowly touched out in the 100 Butterfly in :55.58 and took home 2nd place.
- Thompson held on strong enough for 3rd place in the 50 Freestyle in :24.92.
- Furst came to the wall 1st with 5:20.35 in the 500 Freestyle while Gang was 3rd in 6:00.26.
- McCord was 3rd in the 50 Butterfly with a :25.47.
Team Scores: Goucher College 69 - 191 Elizabethtown College