2015-16 News

  • Landmark Reveals Academic Honor Roll for Fall 2015
    November 18, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — The Landmark Conference, which is in its ninth year of competition, today recognized 380 student-athletes for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the Fall 2015 Academic Honor Roll. Forty-six of the honorees are from Goucher.
  • Six From Goucher Land On All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 17, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Six student-athletes from Goucher were among the 51 named today to the Landmark Conference's Fall 2015 All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Freshman GK Earns Spot on All-Landmark Team
    November 11, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Daniel Hendry (Lewisburg, Pa./Lewisburg) became only the fourth goalkeeper in the 27-year history of Goucher's men's soccer program to earn all-conference honors when the 2015 All-Landmark Conference Men's Soccer Team was released this morning.
  • Johnson, Martin Share Spotlight During October
    November 06, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — One of the top setters in the history of the volleyball program and a freshman midfielder who supplied the goals in a pair of 1-0 victories for the men's soccer team over Landmark Conference opponents were chosen as Goucher's Male and Female Gophers of the Month for October.
  • Crusaders Wreck Gophers' Chance of Making Playoffs
    October 31, 2015
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Every game has sort of been a playoff game for Goucher since head coach Bryan Laut's squad got off to an 0-3 start this season in the Landmark Conference. The Gophers kept themselves in the chase for a berth in next month's postseason tournament by beating three of the four conference opponents they've faced the past three weeks — and needed a win over Susquehanna this afternoon and a little help in order to return to the tournament for a second year in a row.
  • Gophers Catch Eagles on Rebound, Suffer 2-0 Loss
    October 27, 2015
    ST. DAVIDS, Pa. — Goucher ran into an opponent this afternoon that made it through the first 15 games of the season undefeated and was still smarting from a 1-0 loss to Wilkes just three days ago. A pair of goals midway through the first half is all that Eastern could manage, but they were enough for lift the Eagles past the Gophers, 2-0.
  • Gophers Stay in Hunt Thanks to 'Senior Day' Victory
    October 24, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — There were two things Goucher wanted to accomplish today and a victory over Juniata would go a long way toward achieving both of them.
  • Blue Jays Slip Past Gophers, Clinch No. 1 Seed
    October 21, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher put forth the effort against Elizabethtown tonight one would expect out of a team that needs to pass at least four other teams in the Landmark Conference standings by the end of the regular season in order to earn a spot in the conference's postseason tournament.
  • First Win Over Rangers Keeps Gophers in Playoff Mix
    October 17, 2015
    MADISON, N.J. — Goucher, which had never before defeated Drew in the sport of men's soccer, established itself as a serious contender for a berth in the Landmark Conference's upcoming postseason tournament by knocking off the Rangers, 1-0, this afternoon.
  • Gophers Score First, Shoremen Answer with Three
    October 14, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — For the first time all season, Goucher lost when it scored the first goal of a game. Andrew Marcantonio (Philadelphia, Pa./Chestnut Hill Academy) provided the Gophers with a 1-0 lead over Washington (Md.) when he tallied his first goal of the season in the 38th minute, but the Shoremen responded with three goals in the second half to pull out a 3-1 victory.
  • Barminski, Phillips Stand Out in Opening Month
    October 12, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — A junior midfielder on the field hockey team who scored as many goals in the first eight games of the season as Goucher's opponents did and a sophomore defender on the men's soccer team who ended the month with a two-goal performance against Cairn were chosen as the Male and Female Gophers of the Month for September.
  • Huge Plays at Both Ends Lead to 1-0 Win Over Royals
    October 10, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — The goal Goucher scored to earn a 1-0 Landmark Conference victory over Scranton today was the result of contributions from at least three different players. But that goal might not have been as important in the outcome had sophomore Scott Mt. Pleasant (Clifton Park, N.Y./Shenendehowa) not made a magnificent defensive play in the eighth minute or freshman goalkeeper Daniel Hendry (Lewisburg, Pa./Lewisburg) not turned in a six-save performance.
  • Gophers Stay Within Goal of Cardinals Until 85'
    October 07, 2015
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goucher returned to the scene of its gallant performance against Catholic in the semifinals of the 2014 Landmark Conference playoffs today. The Gophers stayed within a goal of the Cardinals until the 85th minute, but suffered a 3-nil setback.
  • Crusaders Gain High Yield on Shots, Top Gophers
    October 03, 2015
    READING, Pa. — Goucher trailed Alvernia, 3-nil, after 45 minutes and it didn't get any better in the second half for the Gophers as they were beaten by the Crusaders, 5-nil, this afternoon.
  • Gophers Separate from Highlanders in Second Half
    September 30, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Two goals scored in a span of 52 seconds early in the second half turned a slim 1-0 lead for Goucher into a robust three-goal advantage and the Gophers went on to claim their third non-conference victory of the season today by beating Cairn, 5-1, on Beldon Field.
  • Hendry Stops PK in 49' in 2-0 Loss to Mariners
    September 26, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — One of the three saves Goucher's Daniel Hendry (Lewisburg, Pa./Lewisburg) made in the first half of today's game against the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy was on a shot by Gavin Yingling. The freshman goalkeeper also turned away a penalty kick by the leading scorer in the Landmark Conference in the 49th minute to keep the contest scoreless.
  • Gophers Maintain 1-0 Advantage Through Final Horn
    September 23, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — For the third time this season, Goucher entered the final 10 minutes of regulation leading an opponent, 1-0. Tonight, unlike the other two times, head coach Bryan Laut's squad finished the job and completed the shutout.
  • Gophers Bow to Greyhounds in First Landmark Contest
    September 19, 2015
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Goucher was looking to get off to a 1-0 start in the Landmark Conference for the third year in a row when it squared off with Moravian this afternoon.
  • Becker Converts PK as Gophers Suffer Second Loss
    September 12, 2015
    GETTYSBURG, Pa. — A successful penalty kick by Tate Becker (San Diego, Calif./Scripps Ranch) in the 80th minute would be Goucher's only shining moment today as the Gophers were beaten by Gettyburg, 5-1, on Clark Field.
  • Gophers, Lions Swap Second-Half Goals for 1-1 Draw
    September 08, 2015
    MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — A successful penalty kick by junior midfielder Tate Becker (San Diego, Calif./Scripps Ranch) in the 56th minute got Goucher on the scoreboard first in today's non-conference contest against Penn St.-Harrisburg.
  • Hardy Gives Gophers Something to Celebrate in OT
    September 04, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher was less than two minutes away from its first victory of the season tonight when Rosemont quieted the crowd that had gathered at Beldon Field to support head coach Bryan Laut's squad by scoring a goal to knot the score up at 1-1.
  • Blazers Pin 3-1 Season-Opening Setback on Gophers
    September 01, 2015
    FREDERICK, Md. — After falling behind 2-0 in the 72nd minute this afternoon, it took Goucher exactly five minutes to get right back in the game on a goal by sophomore midfielder Ryan Mathews (Pennington, N.J./Hopewell Valley Central). But Hood regained a two-goal advantage in the 82nd minute and came away with a 3-1 victory over the Gophers.
  • Gophers Take On Familiar Foe in Season Opener
    August 31, 2015
    TOWSON, Md. — As it has in each of the past six years, Goucher will launch its 2015 season with a game against Hood. The in-state rivals will clash Tuesday on Thomas Athletic Field, starting at 4 p.m.