KANSAS CITY, Kan. Three players from Goucher are listed as honorable mentions on the 2008 National Soccer Coaches Association of America/adidas College Men Scholar All-East Region Team that was released today by the NSCAA, the largest coaches' organization in the United States.
MADISON, N.J. - The Landmark Conference today announced the names of the 32 student-athletes who make up the 2008 Fall Landmark All-Academic Team, which recognizes two male and two female athletes who have excelled athletically and academically from each of the eight Landmark institutions.
MADISON, N.J. The Landmark Conference today recognized 355 student-athletes, including 39 from Goucher, for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the on the 2008 Fall Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll.
TOWSON, Md. Three goalkeepers one for Goucher and two for Juniata made a combined total of 18 saves on the 31 shots they faced today. More importantly, not one of them allowed a shot to get past them as the Gophers and Eagles played to a 0-0 tie through a pair of overtime periods in the final game of the season for both teams.
SCRANTON, Pa. An unassisted goal by Elijah Lais (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett) at 62:12 allowed Goucher to pull into a 1-1 tie with Scranton today, strengthening the Gophers' chances of qualifying for the upcoming Landmark Conference postseason tournament.
KINGS POINT, N.Y. Goucher made it out of the first half today locked in a 1-1 tie with the highest-scoring team in the Landmark Conference. But in the second period, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy capitalized on an 11-1 advantage in shots to record a 2-1 victory over the Gophers.
TOWSON, Md. Goucher went ahead to stay on a goal by Jay Berger (Manalapan, N.J./Manalapan) just :48 into the second half, but it was Evan Rosse (Bedford, Mass./Bedford) who tallied the game-winning goal at 60:42 in the Gophers' 3-2 triumph over Lancaster Bible today.
SELINSGROVE, Pa. Goucher allowed an opponent to score more than two goals today for only the second time this season and, just like the first time, it proved fatal. The Gophers trailed Susquehanna just 1-0 at the end of the first half, but the Crusaders stuck two more in during the second period to come away with a 3-1 Landmark Conference victory.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. With the score deadlocked at 1-1 and less than 15:00 showing on the clock today, the chances of Goucher and its opponent being tied at the end of regulation for a third consecutive game were getting stronger with each passing minute. But Julien Greco (Shutesbury, Mass./St. George's School) was bound and determined to make sure the Gophers finished off Delaware Valley without needing overtime.
MADISON, N.J. The Landmark Conference today named Justin Holbrook (Claymont, Del./Wilmington Friends School), a junior goalkeeper on Goucher's men's soccer team, as the Defensive Player of the Week for his sport for Sept. 22-28.
TOWSON, Md. Goucher and Salisbury have squared off against one another at least once every year since 1993 but the Gophers really had very little to show for their efforts. Sixteen times the two teams met over a 15-year period and the Sea Gulls prevailed each and every time.
STEVENSON, Md. Goucher got off four shots during the first 10-minute overtime in today's game against Stevenson, but not one of them generated the goal that would have snapped the 2-2 tie and provided the Gophers with an immediate victory.
TOWSON, Md. A foul in the box in the final minute of play this afternoon provided Goucher with a penalty kick and an excellent opportunity to pull even with Lebanon Valley. But the attempt sailed high, allowing the Flying Dutchmen (4-2) to depart Beldon Field with a 1-0 non-conference victory.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. A successful penalty kick by Tim McMullen (Millersville, Md./Old Mill) at 77:43 provided Goucher with a 3-1 lead over Washington (Md.) tonight and proved to be the final margin of victory for head coach Gary Dunda's Gophers in a 3-2 triumph over the Shoremen.
HAVERFORD, Pa. Goucher got on the scoreboard first, but in a game where all the scoring took place in the second half, Haverford responded with three unanswered goals to secure a 3-1 victory over the Gophers at the Jimmy Mills Soccer Tournament.
TOWSON, Md. Goucher survived each and every dangerous scoring opportunity that McDaniel could muster today until the Green Terror finally broke through and tallied a goal in the 62nd minute to earn a 1-0 victory over the Gophers in the Goucher College Soccer Classic.
TOWSON, Md. A spectacular goal by Julien Greco (Shutesbury, Mass./St. George's School) ignited a three-goal uprising in the second half today that carried Goucher to a 3-1 season-opening triumph over Immaculata on the first day of the Goucher College Soccer Classic.
TOWSON, Md. A portion of a $3.7 million gift to Goucher College will be used to install a synthetic turf system and lights at Beldon Field and expand the weight room and cardio-fitness spaces in the Sports & Recreation Center.