Gophers Conquer Another Non-Conference Foe

Gophers Conquer Another Non-Conference Foe

Epps Serves Six of Goucher's Season-High 25 Aces

October 17, 2006 

TOWSON, MD — Goucher improved to 7-0 against non-conference opponents at home this season when the Gophers defeated Washington Bible, 3-0, tonight in the Sports & Recreation Center.

Game scores were 30-15, 30-14, 30-18 and it was the Gophers' second victory over the Cougars in 2006.

The Gophers (13-11) never trailed after the ninth point in any of the games and they led from start to finish in the middle game of the match. They served 25 aces, the most against any opponent so far this season.

Goucher's leaders were: Margaret Egiziaco (Valhalla, NY/Valhalla) with 12 kills, Megan Smith (Long Beach, CA/Long Beach Polytechnic) with 10 digs, Catie Ditmore (Santa Barbara, CA/Laguna Blanca) with 26 assists, and Megan Epps (Woodside, DE/Lake Forest) and Ditmore with six service aces apiece.