2015 News

  • Goucher Turns Volleyball Program Over to Kozak
    February 26, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Although Goucher conducted a national search to fill the position, it found its new head volleyball coach right here in Maryland.
  • Landmark Reveals Academic Honor Roll for Fall 2015
    November 18, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — The Landmark Conference, which is in its ninth year of competition, today recognized 380 student-athletes for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the Fall 2015 Academic Honor Roll. Forty-six of the honorees are from Goucher.
  • Six From Goucher Land On All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 17, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Six student-athletes from Goucher were among the 51 named today to the Landmark Conference's Fall 2015 All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Johnson, Martin Share Spotlight During October
    November 06, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — One of the top setters in the history of the volleyball program and a freshman midfielder who supplied the goals in a pair of 1-0 victories for the men's soccer team over Landmark Conference opponents were chosen as Goucher's Male and Female Gophers of the Month for October.
  • Gophers End Season with 3-0 Win over Tigers
    October 29, 2015
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher ended its 2015 season on a high note tonight with a dominating 3-0 triumph over Trinity in our nation's capital.
  • Service Error on Match Point Opens Door for Blazers
    October 27, 2015
    FREDERICK, Md. — Leading 14-13 in the fifth set, Goucher was just a point away tonight from its second win of the 2015 season over Hood.
  • Gophers Pick Off One Set from Cougars, Knights
    October 24, 2015
    DALLAS, Pa. — Goucher took a set from both opponents it faced today, but the Gophers' win total for 2015 remained stuck on nine.
  • Gophers Play Season's Final Two Landmark Matches
    October 17, 2015
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher played its final two Landmark Conference matches of the season today. The first was against Moravian, which kept its playoff chances alive by downing the Gophers, 3-0 (27-25, 25-12, 25-14), and then head coach Kelli Wilkinson's squad went up against Elizabethtown, which prevailed 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 25-22).
  • Seniors Lead Way to 3-0 Victory Over Nittany Lions
    October 15, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — The four seniors on the 2015-16 roster accounted for 32 of Goucher's 41 kills, seven of the 12 service aces and all but one of the 33 assists in tonight's match against Penn St.-Mont Alto. Each one, playing for the final time in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center, contributed to a 3-0 victory over the Nittany Lions.
  • Tweedie, Kuehl Supply 33 Kills to Victory Over Lions
    October 13, 2015
    READING, Pa. — Fourteen kills. Nine lead changes. And that was just the first set of tonight's match between Goucher and Albright.
  • Gophers Take Second Set, Bow to Giants in Four
    October 10, 2015
    BALTIMORE, Md. — Goucher battled back to win the second set, tying this evening match's against Keystone at one set apiece, but the Giants went on to take the next two sets and claim a 3-1 victory over the Gophers.
  • Proficient Attack Returns to Gophers in Fourth Set
    October 07, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Between them, Hannah Kuehl (Plymouth, N.H./Plymouth Regional) and Kelly Budge (Harrington Park, N.J./Northern Valley Old Tappan) had 30 kills for Goucher in tonight's match against Lancaster Bible in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center. More importantly, each one had six in the fourth set, which is where the Gophers finished off the Chargers, 3-1.
  • Gophers Can't Derail No. 1 Eagles, Crusaders
    October 03, 2015
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Playing in the Landmark Conference means Goucher gets an opportunity every year to see how it stacks up against Juniata, a perennial Division III national championship contender.
  • Hornets Fight Off Comeback Attempt by Gophers
    September 30, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — With its back against the wall heading into the third set, Goucher fought back, winning the next two sets, to even the match against Shenandoah at two sets a piece. Unfortunately, the Hornets prevailed in the fifth set and departed the Decker Sports & Recreation Center with a 3-2 victory.
  • Gophers Drop Landmark Matches to Mariners, Royals
    September 26, 2015
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. — Goucher dropped a four-set match to Scranton this afternoon after the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy rallied to knock off the Gophers in five sets earlier in the day.
  • Gophers Extend In-State Rivals to Fourth Set
    September 24, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — After scoring the final four points to pull out the third set and remain alive, Goucher watched Washington (Md.) jump out to a 7-0 advantage in the fourth set. Although the Gophers would get as close as 13-12, the Shorewomen never surrendered the lead and went on to complete a 3-1 victory tonight in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center.
  • Gophers Can't Duplicate Success Against Cardinals
    September 22, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's effort in the first set of tonight's Landmark Conference match against Catholic was reminiscent of the determined performance the Gophers gave last season when they defeated the Cardinals for the first time since 1998.
  • Gophers Handle Falcons to Gain Split of Tri-Match
    September 19, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher dropped a five-set match against Wesley when the Wolverines rallied to win the final two sets, but the Gophers followed that up with a 3-0 victory over Cedar Crest to come away from a tri-match today with a split.
  • Senior Setter Attains Milestone in Loss to Crusaders
    September 17, 2015
    READING, Pa. — By winning the third set, Goucher seemingly managed to right the ship after dropping the first two sets of tonight's match against Alvernia, both by two points.
  • Gophers Keep Streak Alive with Five-Set Victory
    September 16, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher appeared headed toward its 15th consecutive victory over Notre Dame (Md.) when the Gophers took the first two sets of tonight's match in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center against the Gators.
  • Gophers Pluck Pair of Wins in Trip to Pennsylvania
    September 12, 2015
    ABINGTON, Pa. — Goucher's trip north of the Mason-Dixon line today was a productive one: The Gophers picked off a pair of Pennsylvania opponents.
  • Gophers Drop First Home Match to Bison, 3-0
    September 10, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Despite playing in front of a supportive crowd of more than 200 fans in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center, Goucher bowed to Gallaudet, 3-0, tonight in its first home match of season.
  • Rally to Take First Set Propels Red Devils Past Gophers
    September 08, 2015
    CARLISLE, Pa. — Goucher overcame what could have been a demoralizing loss in the first set of tonight's match against Dickinson to win two of the next three sets, but the Red Devils came out on top in the decisive fifth set, 15-10, to earn a 3-2 victory over head coach Kelli Wilkinson's Gophers.
  • Senior MH Earns Spot on All-Tournament Team
    September 05, 2015
    HARRISONBURG, Va. — Goucher's Hannah Kuehl (Plymouth, N.H./Plymouth Regional) was named to the all-tournament team at the Eastern Mennonite Invitational after supplying the Gophers with 22 kills in the two matches they played today to conclude the two-day event.
  • Gophers Take Down Blazers, Bow to Monarchs
    September 04, 2015
    HARRISONBURG, Va. — Goucher prevailed in the first of the two matches it was scheduled to play on the opening day of the Eastern Mennonite Invitational, sweeping a three-set match against in-state rival Hood this evening.
  • Green Terror Turn Back Gophers in Three Sets
    September 01, 2015
    WESTMINSTER, Md. — Goucher and McDaniel were pitted against one another tonight in the first match of the 2015 season for both teams. The Green Terror prevailed in the battle between the in-state rivals, 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-12).