2013 News

  • Gophers Continue Long Run of Academic Success
    July 30, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — Another semester, another collective grade-point average of over 3.0 for the Goucher athletic department.
  • Landmark Holds First Women's Coaching Symposium
    June 03, 2014
    MADISON, N.J. — More than 30 female administrators, coaches, and student-athletes from across the Landmark Conference gathered at Drew University June 2-3 for the first Landmark Women’s Coaching Symposium.
  • Student-Athletes Pick Up Honors at Convocation
    May 07, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — The Goucher community gathered in Kraushaar Auditorium this afternoon for Convocation, the annual celebration of the academic and artisitic achievements of its students.
  • Currier, XC Programs Recognized by USTFCCCA
    February 14, 2014
    NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association released its academic awards for the 2013 cross country season today, with Goucher runner Katherine Currier, as well as both the men’s and women’s teams, receiving recognition. Currier earned individual USTFCCCA All-Academic honors, while each program was honored as an All-Academic Team.
  • Athletic Teams Extend Streak of Academic Excellence
    January 15, 2014
    TOWSON, Md. — For the 28th-consecutive semester, a streak which has now lasted for well over a decade, Goucher’s men’s and women’s athletic programs have combined to register a grade-point average of over 3.0.
  • Athlete Spotlight - Katelynn Zidanic
    January 14, 2014
    The Landmark Conference is full of talented student-athletes and the "Friday Focus" is just one way fans can get to know them. This week the conference introduces Katelynn Zidanic, Goucher cross country and track runner.
  • Walker Earns Senior Scholar Athlete Accolades
    December 11, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Kathryn Walker has been named the Landmark Senior Scholar Athlete for the sport of cross country, becoming the fourth Goucher cross country athlete to receive the prestigious recognition.
  • Six from Goucher Make All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 20, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Six student-athletes from Goucher are among the 45 who are on the Fall 2013 All-Sportsmanship Team that the Landmark Conference issued this morning.
  • Landmark Reveals Academic Honor Roll for Fall 2013
    November 19, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — The Landmark Conference, which is in its seventh year of competition, today recognized 267 student-athletes for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the 2013 Fall Academic Honor Roll. Thirty of the honorees are from Goucher.
  • Currier Earns All-Region Honors with Record-Setting Effort
    November 16, 2013
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Katherine Currier (Brooklyn, N.Y./LaGuardia) became just the second runner in the history of Goucher's women's cross country program to earn all-region honors when she set a new school record for a 6,000-meter race today at the 2013 NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championship.
  • Cross Country Prepares for D-III Regional Championships
    November 15, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Each of Goucher’s cross country teams will continue the postseason portion of their schedule tomorrow in the NCAA Division III Mideast Region Championships. The meet, hosted by Muhlenberg College, will be held at Lehigh University, and spots for next weekend’s National Championships will be on the line.
  • Landmark Coaches Go with Chiango as Top Rookie for 2013
    November 05, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — For being the first freshman to cross the finish line Saturday at the 2013 Landmark Connference Women's Cross Country Championship, Goucher's June Chiango (Wyomissing, Pa./Wyomissing Area) was officially named the conference's Rookie of the Year today.
  • Third Place by Currier Helps Gophers Move Up Two Spots
    November 02, 2013
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher's Katherine Currier (Brooklyn, N.Y./LaGuardia) placed third overall and two of the junior's teammates joined her among the top 10 finishers as the Gophers claimed fourth place in the team scoring at today's 2013 Landmark Conference Championship conducted on the campus of the U.S. Soldiers' & Airmen's Home.
  • Nine Goucher Teams in Action on Jam-Packed Saturday
    November 01, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. -- This Saturday marks the busiest day of competition all year for Goucher athletics, with nine programs in action. A sport-by-sport breakdown of the afternoon is listed below.
  • Currier Defends Title, Helps Gophers Procure Crown
    October 12, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — Not only did Katherine Currier (Brooklyn, N.Y./LaGuardia) defend her title, but her first-place performance helped Goucher achieve a perfect score today at the Goucher Cross Country Classic.
  • Goucher Recognizes Fink, Currier as Month's Top Athletes
    October 03, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — A junior on the equestrian team who was the top overall rider at the 2013 Tournament of Champions Preseason Classic and a junior on the women's cross country team who was the fastest Division III runner in two of the season's first three races have been selected Goucher's Male and Female Gophers of the Month for September.
  • Freshmen Place 52nd, 65th for Goucher in Shorter Race
    September 28, 2013
    NEWVILLE, Pa. — Goucher entered runners in only the 4,000-meter race at today's Dickinson Long/Short Invitational and with the top three all finishing in 71st place or better, the Gophers managed to score 135 points and place 11th in the team scoring.
  • Landmark Goes With Currier for Weekly Honor Again
    September 16, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — For the second time already this season, the Landmark Conference has chosen Goucher's Katherine Currier (Brooklyn, N.Y./LaGuardia) as its Athlete of the Week for the sport of women's cross country.
  • Currier, Gophers Rule at Coach Achtzehn Classic
    September 14, 2013
    EAST MANCHESTER TWP., Pa. — Goucher not only produced the individual champion at today's Coach Achtzehn Classic, but head coach John Caslin's Gophers also beat out 10 other squads for the team title.
  • Gophers Place Second Among Landmark Squads
    September 07, 2013
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher finished in fourth place — ahead of two of the other three Landmark Conference schools which competed — at the Catholic Invitational, which was conducted today on the grounds of the U.S. Soldiers' & Airmen's Home.
  • Landmark Recognizes Pair of Goucher Student-Athletes
    September 03, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. — A junior who was the top female cross country runner from a Division III school at the Baltimore Metro Meet and a sophomore men's soccer goalkeeper who didn't surrender a goal in either of his first two starts of the season were the two student-athletes from Goucher who were selected Players of the Week in the Landmark Conference for the seven-day period which ended September 1.
  • Gophers Race to Baltimore Metro Meet Title
    August 31, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. – Four Goucher runners recorded top 10 finishes at the Baltimore Metro Meet this morning, leading the Gophers to a first place finish among the four competing Division III programs.
  • Cross Country Teams Hope for Quick Return to Success
    August 27, 2013
    TOWSON, Md. – After disappointing 2012 campaigns, Goucher cross country head coach John Caslin is optimistic for a bounce back year from his men’s and women’s squads this fall. Each team has key runners returning after studying abroad last year, in addition to several freshmen who are expected to improve the overall depth of the program.