2016 News

  • Goucher Places Four Seniors on All-Landmark Squad
    May 03, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Four players from Goucher are included on the 2016 All-Landmark Conference men's lacrosse team which was revealed this afternoon by the conference office. All four are seniors and each one of them was a second-team selection.
  • Gophers Lengthen Streak vs. Rangers to Nine Games
    April 30, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. —Goucher brought down the curtain on its 2016 campaign on a successful note today, pinning a 12-9 setback on Drew in front of 318 fans on Beldon Field.
  • Crusaders Extend Winning Streak vs. Gophers to Three
    April 23, 2016
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Goucher's lead in the all-time series with Susquehanna was reduced to 8-3 today when the Crusaders, who began the day tie with Scranton for second place in the Landmark Conference, pinned a 14-7 setback on head coach Brian Kelly's squad.
  • Morgan, Gorman Combine for 10 Goals in 22-14 Win
    April 16, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — After going 75 straight games without scoring as many as eight goals in one 15-minute quarter, Goucher erupted for eight goals in the second period and eight more in the third on the way to a 22-14 triumph over Moravian this afternoon before a sun-drenched Gopher Stadium crowd of 285.
  • Number in Goucher's Hall of Fame Grows by Three
    April 15, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — A Division III All-American field hockey player, an accomplished three-sport athlete who has gone on to become a highly successful high school field hockey coach and the first four-time all-conference performer in the history of the men's lacrosse program were welcomed this evening into the Goucher College Athletics Hall of Fame.
  • Messerle's 19 Saves Not Enough to Rescue Gophers
    April 12, 2016
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. — Despite a career-high 19-save performance by sophomore goalkeeper Matt Messerle (Limerick, Pa./Spring-Ford), Goucher was unsuccessful in its attempt to gain its first Landmark Conference victory of the season today. Elizabethtown was still able to turn enough of the 48 shots it got off into goals to earn a 12-7 victory over head coach Brian Kelly's squad.
  • Gophers Trim Deficit to One Before Time Runs Out
    April 02, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — There was certainly no quit in Goucher today as head coach Brian Kelly's squad, which once trailed by seven goals, entered the fourth quarter four goals behind Scranton. By scoring three unanswered goals in the final period, including one by Owen Demmerly (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) with :31 remaining, the Gophers got as close as 10-9, but time ran out before they could complete what would have been an astonishing comeback.
  • Punch from Mariners Leaves Gophers 0-2 in Landmark
    March 26, 2016
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. — Goucher was again denied its first Landmark Conference victory of the season today as the Gophers were handed a 15-5 setback by the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
  • Gophers Produce 13 Goals Before Presidents Chime In
    March 22, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Seven different Goucher players scored at least one goal — and one of them had five goals to his credit — before Washington & Jefferson managed to produce its first goal with less than five minutes remaining in the third quarter tonight. The Gophers improved to 8-0 all-time against the Presidents with a 14-3 victory.
  • Defending Champs Never Trail in 13-10 Victory
    March 19, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher played its first Landmark Conference game of the season this afternoon against the defending champion. The Gophers never held a lead at any point during the contest and wound up losing to Catholic, 13-10.
  • Gophers Go 9-for-10 on Extra Man, Crush Wildcats
    March 13, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — One day after he contributed three goals and a pair of assists to Goucher's 15-8 triumph over Ferrum, Owen Demmerly (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) turned in a four-goal, three-assist performance to guide the Gophers past SUNY Polytechnic Institute, 21-5, this afternoon on Beldon Field.
  • Gophers Own Middle Two Periods, Turn Back Panthers
    March 12, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher turned a three-goal deficit at the end of the first quarter into a 10-6 lead through three periods today by outscoring Ferrum, 9-2, in the middle two stanzas. By the time the final horn sounded, the Gophers had extended their winning streak to five games by turning back the Panthers, 15-8.
  • Gophers Surrender Only One Goal, Subdue Buccaneers
    March 10, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher carried a shutout into the latter stages of the third quarter for the second time this season today, but this time the Gophers surrendered only the one goal to the opposition as they thumped Beloit, 17-1.
  • Gophers Knock Crown Off Monarch's Head, Now 3-1
    March 05, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher opened a six-game homestand successfully today, coming out on top in a 15-6 battle with King's (Pa.).
  • Gophers Finally Knock Off Green Terror on Ninth Try
    March 02, 2016
    WESTMINSTER, Md. — Goucher played McDaniel in the sport of men's lacrosse for the first time back in 1992.
  • Gophers Turn Back Yellow Jackets, Gain First Win
    February 27, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher carried a shutout into the latter stages of the third quarter today on the way to its first victory of the season, a 12-5 triumph over Randolph-Macon.
  • Falcons Limit Gophers to One Goal in Second Half
    February 17, 2016
    GRANTHAM, Pa. — Goucher was able to match Messiah goal for goal through the first two periods, but the Gophers were limited to a single goal and only four shots the entire second half and were tagged with an 11-6 setback by the Falcons this afternoon.
  • Gophers, Presidents Won't Play Due to Bitter Cold
    February 12, 2016
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's men's lacrosse team won't be opening its 2016 season on Saturday after all.
  • Wilinski Sees Return to Australia in His Future
    January 13, 2016
    Nathan Wilinski is a junior attackman on the Goucher men’s lacrosse team. Through the institution's study abroad program, he spent the fall semester studying at the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland.