Goucher Women's Basketball Welcomes Moravian To The Deck On Saturday

Goucher Women's Basketball Welcomes Moravian To The Deck On Saturday

 

GAME DAY INFORMATION
 
  • Moravian College (10-6, 2-3 Landmark) at Goucher College (5-11, 0-5 Landmark)
  • Monday, January 21, 2019
  • 3:00 p.m. (Game moved to Monday due to impending weather scheduled to come into the area in the evening on Saturday)
  • Decker Sports And Recreation Center/Towson, Md.
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LAST TIME OUT
 
  • Goucher College fell 67-53 to Juniata College on Wednesday night.
  • Freshman Alayna McFadden paced the Gophers with 17 points and eight rebounds.
  • Senior Nicole Wolard registered 16 points while stuffing the stat sheet by adding six rebounds, three assists, two blocks and one steal.
  • Freshman Anise Williams added 14 points, nine steals and seven rebounds.
  • After the Eagles took the third quarter by a score of 22-15 to grab a 53-35 advantage, Goucher posted its best quarter and won the frame by a 18-14 margin to set the final score to 67-53. Wolard and McFadden powered the fourth quarter surge with a combined 15 points.
ABOUT MORAVIAN
 
  • The Greyhounds enter the contest 10-6 overall and 2-3 in Landmark Conference action.
  • Moravian is 3-3 on the road this season.
  • In their last contest, the Greyhounds lost to Drew 61-55 at home on Wednesday.
  • Maddie Capuano leads the team with 20.9 points per game and Nadine Ewald leads the team in rebounding (10.4 rpg.).
  • Head coach Mary Beth Spirk is in her 32nd season as the head coach at Moravian.
FIVE FACTS
 
  • Freshman Alyna McFadden has scored double figures in six of her last seven games and is averaging 15.1 points per game in that stretch. She has posted 10+ points 12 times in 2018-19. She has also grabbed at least five rebounds in 14 of the 16 games this season and reached at least eight boards 10 times on the year. McFadden is second on the squad with 14.3 points per game while leading the team with 8.7 rebounds per game.
  • Senior Nicole Wolard has posted double digits in points for the fifth time in the last six games and 10 times this season. The senior has grabbed five rebounds in 15 of the 16 games and has a streak of 11-straight games with five boards. Wolard ranks third on the team with 10.3 points per game and second in rebounding with 7.5 caroms per game.
  • Freshman Anise Williams has scored double figures in four-straight games and in 13 of the 16 games this season. She established a career-high nine steals and has recorded at least five thefts in a game four times this season and has 15 in her last two contests. Williams also has hauled in at least five boards eight times this season. The freshman leads the team with 15.8 points per game.
  • The Gophers are 2-1 against teams from New Jersey and New York this season. Moravian is located in Bethlehem, Pa., but is also less than 15 miles from the New Jersey border.
  • Goucher is averaging 71.6 points per game in its five wins in 2018-19.
ROAD AHEAD
 
  • Goucher travels to Catholic on Wednesday.
  • Tipoff is 7:00 p.m.