• Landmark Reveals 2008-09 Winter All-Academic Team
    March 26, 2009
    MADISON, N.J. - The Landmark Conference today announced the names of the 32 student-athletes who make up the 2009 Winter 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 Issues 2008-09 Winter Academic Honor Roll
    March 24, 2009
    MADISON, N.J. – The Landmark Conference today recognized 236 student-athletes, including 30 from Goucher, for their academic accomplishments by placing them on the on the 2008-09 Winter Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll.
  • Coaches Reward Smith with All-Landmark Selection.
    March 04, 2009
    MADISON, N.J. – Goucher's Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame), who averaged 14.3 points and 9.4 rebounds per game, is a second-team selection at forward on the 2008-09 All-Landmark Conference Women's Basketball Team, which was unveiled today.
  • Gophers Knock Off Cardinals, Put End to Skid
    February 21, 2009
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Goucher won't have a double-digit losing streak hanging over its head all the way through November when it plays its next game after all. That's because the Gophers ended the skid tonight in their final game of the 2008-09 season by knocking off Catholic, 80-73.
  • Gophers Come Up Short in Clash of Intra-State Rivals
    February 19, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Freshmen were the top two scorers for Goucher this evening in an 81-66 loss to McDaniel in the Sports & Recreation Center.
  • Skid Reaches 10 Games with Second Loss to Scranton
    February 15, 2009
    SCRANTON, Pa. – Goucher's current losing streak dates back to a 63-47 setback to Scranton on January 16. Today that skid reached 10 games when the Gophers were beaten by the Lady Royals for a second time this season, 81-58.
  • Greyhounds Defeat Gophers, Claim Playoff Berth
    February 14, 2009
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Goucher came close to knocking off Moravian the first time the two teams played this season back in January, losing by only three points at home at a time when the Greyhounds were ranked No. 14 in the USA Today/ESPN Division III Coaches' Top 25 Poll.
  • Gophers Dig Early 15-Point Hole, Bow to Eagles
    February 08, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Goucher never fully recovered after spotting Juniata the first 15 points of the game and came up short against the Eagles, 74-57, in Landmark Conference action this afternoon.
  • Crusaders Pin 71-54 Setback on Shorthanded Gophers
    February 07, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Goucher's one and only lead in tonight's Landmark Conference game against Susquehanna was the result of a free throw by Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) just :57 into the contest.
  • Shooting Goes South, Gophers Bow to Mariners
    January 31, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Goucher couldn't duplicate its 10-for-25 shooting performance during the opening 20:00 of tonight's Landmark Conference game against Merchant Marine that produced a one-point lead at the break. In the second half, the Gophers were just 7-for-31 from the field (.226) and allowed the Mariners to emerge with a 60-52 victory.
  • Gophers Suffer Seven-Point Loss to Rangers
    January 30, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Goucher's Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) gave another demonstration in tonight's home game against Drew why she is one of only four players who rank among the top 10 scorers and the top 10 rebounders in the Landmark Conference.
  • Crusaders Defeat Gophers, Stay Pefect at Home
    January 25, 2009
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Goucher's field goal percentage, already the lowest in the Landmark Conference at .361 heading into today's game against Susquehanna, dropped even further after the Gophers were just 16-for-56 from the field (.286) in a 67-53 loss to the Crusaders.
  • Eagles Re-Group, Leave No Doubt in Second Half
    January 24, 2009
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – It appeared as though Goucher had weathered the storm. The Gophers, who trailed Juniata by nine points before the game was even four minutes old, had battled back to within 25-24 when Leia Roberts-Brown (Capitol Heights, Md./Archbishop Carroll) made a lay-up with 3:24 left to play in the first half.
  • No. 14 Greyhounds Survive Scare from Gophers
    January 17, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Goucher had an opportunity in the closing seconds this evening to hand nationally ranked Moravian only its third loss – but second in a span of 24 hours – of the season.
  • Royals Able to Coast After Pair of 9-0 Runs
    January 16, 2009
    TOWSON, Md. – Except for giving up a couple of runs of nine unanswered points, Goucher basically held its own against Scranton in the Sports & Recreation Center this evening.
  • Smith Earns Weekly Honor from Landmark Conference
    January 12, 2009
    MADISON, N.J. – For her performances in games against the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and Drew last week, Goucher's Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) today was named Women's Basketball Player of the Week in the Landmark Conference for January 5-11.
  • Smith Rejects Attempt to Force Overtime
    January 10, 2009
    MADISON, N.J. – Goucher's Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) blocked a three-point attempt by Drew's Danielle Barber at the buzzer to preserve the Gophers' 76-73 Landmark Conference victory over the Rangers this afternoon.
  • Mariners Regain Control, Finish Off Gophers
    January 09, 2009
    KINGS POINT, N.Y. – It took Goucher less than eight minutes to fall into a 16-4 hole against Merchant Marine tonight and then only about half that amount of time to nearly erase that entire 12-point deficit with a 15-4 run midway through the first half. But by halftime, the Mariners had regained control, building their lead back up to nine points, and they were well on their way to a convincing 82-56 Landmark Conference victory.
  • Milk Won't Go Sour: Gophers Start Out Cold
    January 04, 2009
    KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Goucher made only one of its first 17 shots from the field this evening and wound up suffering a 90-59 loss to Gwynedd-Mercy at The Milkhouse at Disney's Wide World of Sports.
  • Blue Jays Ride 19-Point Swing to 71-55 Victory
    January 03, 2009
    KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Space Mountain and Splash Mountain are two of the most popular rides in the Magic Kingdom. At Disney MGM Studios, there's almost always a long line to enter the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror. But there is no attraction inside any of the parks at DisneyWorld known as "The 19-Point Swing."
  • Roberts-Brown Earns Landmark's Weekly Award
    December 22, 2008
    MADISON, N.J. – Leia Roberts-Brown (Capitol Heights, Md./Archbishop Carroll), who contributed a career-high 29 points to Goucher's 74-70 triumph over Hood on Saturday, today was named Women's Basketball Player of the Week in the Landmark Conference for December 15-21.
  • Gophers Climb Aboard Roberts-Brown's Back
    December 20, 2008
    FREDERICK, Md. – Leia Roberts-Brown (Capitol Heights, Md./Archbishop Carroll) had never scored more than 15 points in a game since arriving at Goucher before erupting for 29 points and leading the Gophers to a 74-70 victory over Hood this afternoon.
  • Garnet Cement 13-Point Win at Charity Stripe
    December 11, 2008
    SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Goucher shot better than 45 percent from the field for only the second time all season and went 5-for-9 on three-point attempts. It was at the free-throw stripe that head coach Didi Cotton's Gophers struggled in this evening's game against Swarthmore – struggled first of all to get there and, once they got there, struggled to make their free throws.
  • Cardinals Put Cold-Shooting Gophers Away Early
    December 06, 2008
    TOWSON, Md. – It was a decent start for Goucher, even if less than two minutes had run off the clock. The Gophers connected on two of their first three shots and trailed Catholic by only a point, 6-5.
  • Gophers Turn Back Knights, Move Back Above .500
    December 02, 2008
    TOWSON, Md. – Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) missed a triple-double by just three steals this evening as she supplied Goucher with a career-high 22 points and 14 rebounds in a 56-46 non-conference victory over Arcadia.
  • Spartans Break Open Close Game, Top Gophers by 33
    November 25, 2008
    TOWSON, Md. – During the first 14 minutes tonight, Goucher and York were never separated by more than four points. But after a three-point play by Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) with 5:55 remaining before halftime again got the Gophers to within a point of the lead, the Spartans began to assume control of the non-conference contest.
  • Pacers Deny Gophers First Title Since 1999
    November 22, 2008
    SCRANTON, Pa. – Goucher, seeking its first 3-0 start to a season since 1993-94, instead suffered a 72-57 loss to Marywood this afternoon in the championship game of the Coca-Cola Tip-Off Classic.
  • Gophers Achieve First 2-0 Start Since 1999-2000
    November 21, 2008
    SCRANTON, Pa. – Amber Smith (Baltimore, Md./Institute of Notre Dame) was the leading scorer and rebounder for Goucher as the Gophers achieved their first 2-0 start to a season since 1999-2000 with a 50-38 triumph over John Jay this evening in the opening round of the Coca-Cola Tip-Off Tournament.
  • Freshmen Sparkle as Gophers Pounce on Tigers
    November 15, 2008
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Four freshmen playing in the first game of their collegiate careers scored in double figures for Goucher today as the Gophers were cruising to a convincing season-opening 81-16 triumph over Trinity (D.C.).
  • Three Returning Players Welcome Seven Freshmen
    November 12, 2008
    TOWSON, Md. – Lindsay Ippel from Millikin. Pamela Robinson from Old Westbury. Emilee Ackerman from Westminster (Pa.). And that’s it. Those are the only three Division III women’s basketball players to average more points per game in 2007-08 than Goucher’s Shadae Swan.