Yaya Diabagate Named To All-Landmark Conference Men's Soccer Second Team

Yaya Diabagate Named To All-Landmark Conference Men's Soccer Second Team

BALTIMORE, Md. – Yaya Diabagate (Hyattsville, Md. / International HS at Langley Park), a member of the Goucher College men's soccer team, has been named to the All-Landmark Conference second team.

Diabagate, a 5-10 freshman defender, posted three goals and one assist for seven points when he came up in the offensive end. He scored his first collegiate goal in his collegiate debut against DeSales on August 30 and also twinkled the twine against Washington (Md.) on September 14 and against Elizabethtown on October 26. The freshman had an assist against Gwynedd Mercy on October 29.

Diabagate marks the 18th time in program history a men's soccer player has been named to the All-Landmark Conference team and the first since Brandon Cohen (Redondo Beach, Calif./Redondo Union) earned second-team honors the last two years. The Gophers have earned 17 second-team selections and one first-team honor since joining the conference. In addition, the team earned 46 (12 first team, 24 second team) all-conference selections from the Capital Athletic Conference from 1991-2006.