2012 News

  • Goucher Selects Kincaid as Men's Tennis Coach
    July 03, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's extensive national search for a new head men's tennis coach came to a conclusion today with the announcement that Brendan Kincaid, who has served as an assistant coach for both the men's and women's tennis programs at Salisbury the past four years, will fill the position.
  • Gophers Pluck Win at Doubles, Another at Singles
    April 21, 2012
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Goucher plucked one win out of the doubles competition and another from the six singles matches, but still couldn't avoid a 7-2 loss to Moravian in the final match of the season for head coach Michael Vann's squad.
  • Bullets Display Too Much Firepower, Defeat Gophers
    April 19, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher managed to win only two games during the doubles competition and dropped five of the six singles matches in straight sets while suffering a 9-0 setback to Gettysburg this afternoon.
  • Victory at No. 5 Singles Completes Rally by Knights
    April 16, 2012
    ASTON, Pa. — For only the second time all season, Goucher came out of doubles play with a lead today. Thanks to wins by David Spivey (Cockeysville, Md./The Park School) and Nick Pelensky (Billings, Mont./Billings) at No. 1 and Thomas Adair (Dunkirk, Md./Northern) and Seth Manfield (Bethesda, Md./Emerson Prep) at No. 3, the Gophers, who were facing Neumann, entered the singles competition ahead 2-1.
  • Gophers Take One Singles Match, Another in Doubles
    April 14, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher came away with one win in singles play and another during the doubles competition in a 7-2 loss at home to Juniata this afternoon.
  • Gophers Absorb 9-0 Punch from Cardinals
    April 11, 2012
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher's losing streak against Catholic in the sport of men's tennis reached five matches today when the Gophers traveled to the nation's capital for a Landmark Conference match and were soundly defeated by by the Cardinals, 9-0.
  • Manfield's Win at No. 3 Singles Seals 5-4 Victory Over Mustangs
    April 10, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Thomas Adair (Dunkirk, Md./Northern) kept Goucher's flickering hopes alive, Brett Blackman (Philadelphia, Pa./J.R. Masterman) led the Gophers to the doorstep of an improbable triumph and Seth Manfield (Bethesda, Md./Emerson Prep) sealed the deal.
  • Sweep at Doubles Helps Mariners Finish Off Gophers
    April 06, 2012
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. — Goucher nearly made a miraculous comeback, but winning four of the six singles matches still left the Gophers a point short against the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in a Landmark Conference match played today.
  • Gophers Bow to Spartans Despite Spivey's Solid Effort
    April 03, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Sophomore David Spivey (Cockeysville, Md./The Park School) picked up his third win of the season at No. 1 singles for Goucher thjis afternoon, but the Gophers came up short in their match against York, falling 7-2.
  • Gophers Tame Lions for First Victory of 2011-12 Campaign
    April 01, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher was victimized by some Cardinals, Eagles and Seahawks, as well as some Greyhounds, Marlins and Mustangs during an 18-match losing streak that dated back to the 2010-11 season. But that skid came to an end this afternoon when the Gophers tamed some Lions.
  • Gophers Take 9-0 Hit from Four-Time Defending Champions
    March 31, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's David Spivey (Cockeysville, Md./The Park School) nearly took the second set of his match at No. 1 singles, but minor successes were few and far between for the Gophers today in a home Landmark Conference match against Drew.
  • Seahawks Breeze Through Doubles, Singles to 9-0 Win
    March 29, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — A homestand on which Goucher is scheduled to play four matches over six days got off to a rough start this afternoon when the Gophers were handed a 9-0 setback by St. Mary's (Md.).
  • Green Terror, Darkness Team Up Against Gophers
    March 22, 2012
    WESTMINSTER, Md. — Goucher's fate against McDaniel today had already been settled before darkness prevented the No. 6 singles match from being completed. After sweeping the doubles matches, the Green Terror (5-2) had tacked on five more wins in singles play to emerge with an 8-0 victory over head coach Michael Vann's Gophers.
  • Gophers Unable to Break Through Against Royals
    March 18, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher reached its first Landmark Conference match of the season still looking for its first victory of 2011-12. Unfortunately it didn't come today for the Gophers, who were beaten at home by Scranton, 9-0.
  • Gophers Resume Season, Suffer 8-0 Loss to Marlins
    March 09, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — After going 0-2 in the fall, Goucher resumed its 2011-12 season today by hosting Virginia Wesleyan. The Gophers, who have five matches upcoming during their Spring Break trip to Orlanda, Fla., bowed to the Marlins, 8-0.
  • USTA, ITA Recognize Vann for Support of Tennis
    December 05, 2011
    SKILLMAN, N.J. — Michael Vann, who is in his seventh season as the head men's tennis coach at Goucher, was notified today by the United States Tennis Association and the Intercollegiate Tennis Association that he was selected as the sectional winner of the 2011 USTA/ITA Campus and Community Outreach Award.
  • Warriors Pin 6-3 Season-Opening Setback on Gophers
    September 17, 2011
    WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The lower half of Goucher's singles lineup came through, but produced the only points for the Gophers today in a season-opening 6-3 loss to Lycoming.