TOWSON, Md. - Goucher College volleyball (4-15, Landmark 0-4) took on Lancaster Bible Wednesday evening and lost 3-0 to the Chargers.
Lancaster Bible jumped out to a 11-1 lead in the first set as the Gophers struggled early with some trouble serving. The Chargers continued to move ahead by 18-3 and finally 25-4 to take the set as Goucher continued to have trouble finding rhythm in serving and passing.
The Gophers looked like a different team as they came out strong, tying the score at 6-6, 9-9, 10-10 and 11-11 before going ahead 13-11 and 15-14. Lancaster Bible had a switch in momentum to take the lead at the 17-16 mark and expanded it to 20-17, finally winning the set 25-20, leading the match 2-1.
Lancaster Bible established control of the third set early getting out to a 12-8 lead, but the Gophers fought back with a long point to get within two points at 13-11. Both teams traded points and battled back and forth to an 18-18 tie, at which point the Chargers gained a two point lead at 20-18, extended it to 24-21, and then won the set 25-21 to take the match 3-0.
The Gophers are back in action on Saturday October 21 away at St. Mary's (MD) at 1pm.