Gophers Topple Another Non-Conference Foe

Gophers Topple Another Non-Conference Foe

Victory Over Villa Julie Guarantees Winng Record

October 27, 2006 

TOWSON, MD — Goucher ran its winning streak against non-Capital Athletic Conference opponents to nine matches tonight by defeating Villa Julie, 3-0.

Game scores were 32-30, 30-28, 30-18.

Margaret Egiziaco (Valhalla, NY/Valhalla) contributed a team-leading 20 kills and 21 digs to the victory. Megan Smith (Long Beach, CA/Long Beach Polytechnic) achieved a double-double of 13 kills and 16 digs, while Catie Ditmore (Santa Barbara, CA/Laguna Blanca) was credited with 12 digs and 35 assists.

The Gophers (16-13) won 16 of their 22 matches against non-conference opponents this season and are now guaranteed to finish with a winning record for the first time since 1998.