2011 News

  • Landmark Reveals All-Academic Team for Fall 2011
    November 29, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — The Landmark Conference today announced the names of the 32 student-athletes who make up the 2011 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.
  • Landmark Conference Issues Fall Academic Honor Roll
    November 17, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — The Landmark Conference, which is in its fifth year of competition and is comprised of eight like-minded institutions in the mid-Atlantic region, today recognized 248 student-athletes for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the on the 2011 Fall Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll. Twenty-nine of the honorees are from Goucher.
  • Goucher Lands Senior, Freshman on All-Landmark Team
    November 03, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — Elijah Lais (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett), one of the all-time leading scorers in the history of the Goucher men's soccer program, and Brandon Weiner (Derwood, Md./Col. Zadok A. Magruder), who started all 16 games for the Gophers this season and developed into the top defender on the team, are both members of the 2011 All-Landmark Conference Men's Soccer Team.
  • Landmark Selects Weiner as Top Defensive Performer
    October 24, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — After being a major contributor at both ends of the field in games against Catholic and Moravian, Goucher's Brandon Weiner (Derwood, Md./Col. Zadok A. Magruder) today was named Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week in the Landmark Conference for Oct. 17-23.
  • Gophers Add Third Landmark Victory to 2011 Resume
    October 22, 2011
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Goals by Brandon Weiner (Derwood, Md./Col. Zadok A. Magruder) and Adam Boyce (Fallston, Md./Fallston) propelled Goucher to its third Landmark Conference victory of the season this afternoon, a 2-0 triumph over Moravian.
  • Cardinals Survive Challenge, Stay Perfect in Landmark
    October 18, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher wouldn't even throw in the towel down 2-0 to Catholic with less than 10 minutes left to play tonight. In fact, when Brandon Weiner (Derwood, Md./Col. Zadok A. Magruder) scored at 83:33 to make it a one-goal game, the Gophers' level of intensity seemed to rise even a few levels higher.
  • Crusaders Catch, Pass Gophers in Second Half
    October 15, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher was able to maintain the 1-0 lead it took midway through the first half of today's Landmark Conference game against Susquehanna through halftime, but less than two minutes into the second half, the Crusaders caught the Gophers.
  • OT Fails to Resolve Tie Between Gophers, Bears
    October 11, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher owned a lead over Ursinus for nearly 50 minutes tonight and at one point in the second half was up 2-0. The Bears, however, rallied for two goals and forced overtime.
  • Gophers Bow to Rangers, Take Drop in Standings
    October 09, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — Despite a career-best 17-save performance by senior goalkeeper Steve Baum (Fallston, Md./Fallston), Goucher came up short against Drew, 3-1, this afternoon and dropped into a tie with the Rangers for third place in the Landmark Conference.
  • Green Terror End Gophers' Three-Game Winning Streak
    October 03, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher's three-game winning streak came to an end tonight when the Gophers couldn't overcome a three-goal deficit and suffered a 3-1 setback to McDaniel on Beldon Field.
  • Landmark Conference Presents Weekly Honor to Lais
    October 03, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — Elijah Lais (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett), who supplied the golden goal at 91:54 on Saturday that allowed Goucher to come away with a 1-0 triumph over Juniata, was recognized today by the Landmark Conference as the Men's Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for Sept. 26-Oct. 2.
  • Gophers Put Away Eagles with One Shot in Overtime
    October 01, 2011
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. — Goucher and Juniata reached the end of regulation still locked in a scoreless stalemate today, even though the two Landmark Conference teams had combined to take 21 shots over the 90 minutes.
  • Senior GK Collects Weekly Honor from Landmark Conference
    September 26, 2011
    MADISON, N.J. — Goucher's Steve Baum (Fallston, Md./Fallston) was named Defensive Men's Soccer Player of the Week in the Landmark Conference for Sept. 19-25.
  • Gophers Celebrate First Victory Over Royals in Six Tries
    September 24, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — When Thomas Adair (Dunkirk, Md./Northern) scored midway through the first half to put Goucher up 1-0 over Scranton this afternoon, the Gophers had a lead in a Landmark Conference game for the first time since they defeated Moravian, 2-1, by tallying the final two goals of the contest back on Oct. 11, 2008.
  • Boyce, Margolis Supply Goals in Win Over Chargers
    September 20, 2011
    LANCASTER, Pa. — Goucher's first two shots turned into goals against Lancaster Bible this afternoon as the Gophers never trailed on the way to a 2-1 triumph over the Chargers.
  • Gophers Bow to Preseason Pick to Win Landmark Title
    September 17, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher had the honor of hosting the first Landmark Conference game of 2011 this afternoon, but also the daunting task of taking on the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, which was picked in a preseason poll of the conference's head coaches and sports information directors to finish in first place.
  • Gophers Light Up Scoreboard, Turn Back Shoremen
    September 14, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Lashaw Salta (Allen, Texas/Plano East) had a hand in three goals and Matt Fazekas (Potomac, Md./German School) found the back on the net twice in the first half as Goucher, which was able to score only one time in the first five games of the season, kept the scoreboard operator at Beldon Field on his toes this afternoon.
  • WildCats Pin 1-0 Setback on Gophers with Goal in 107th Minute
    September 11, 2011
    HAVERFORD, Pa. — Goucher was involved in its third 1-0 game of the young season this afternoon and this one resembled the opener against Hood in which the Blazers tallied the only goal of the contest in the second overtime. This time it was Randolph pulling out the narrow 1-0 victory at the Jimmy Mills Tournament thanks to a golden goal in the 107th minute.
  • Gophers Suffer 4-0 Setback in First Round of Tournament
    September 10, 2011
    HAVERFORD, Pa. — In a game in which all the scoring was confined to the first half, Goucher bowed to Haverford, 4-0, on the opening day of the 2011 Jimmy Mills Tournament.
  • Blue Jays Earn Title by Pinning 7-0 Setback on Gophers
    September 04, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher fell behind 2-0 before today's game against Johns Hopkins was even six minutes old. The Blue Jays were able to tack on two more goals before the first half came to an end and three additional goals during the second period to earn a 7-0 victory over the Gophers that made them champions of the 2011 Goucher Soccer Classic.
  • Lais Supplies Lone Goal in 1-0 Victory Over Nittany Lions
    September 03, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — An unassisted goal by Elijah Lais (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett) in the 63rd minute accounted for all of the scoring this afternoon as Goucher picked up its first win of the season, a 1-0 triumph over Penn St. Berks.
  • Gophers Bow to Blazers on Golden Goal in 110th Minute
    September 01, 2011
    FREDERICK, Md. — Goucher's perfect all-time record against Hood in the sport of men's soccer came to an end this evening when Eric Diehl and Chris Mendez hooked up on a golden goal in the 110th minute to provide the Blazers with a 1-0 victory over head coach Bryan Laut's squad.
  • Three Teams Get 2011 Campaigns Under Way Thursday
    August 29, 2011
    TOWSON, Md. — The honor of playing Goucher's first intercollegiate athletic contest at home during 2011-12 goes to field hockey, which launches its season against Notre Dame (Md.) on Beldon Field at 7 p.m. Thursday.