Shelby Apostol scored a career-high 27 points for Goucher College in a Landmark Conference women's basketball action on Saturday. Moravian defeated the Gophers 87-64in the tilt.
Apostol shot 9-for-11 from the floor and 5 of 7 from behind the arc while making four freebies to finish with 27 points for her first career double-figure point game.
Alayna McFadden added her fifth double-double of the season, finishing with 18 points and 12 rebounds.
Nicole Wolard was a basket away from her third-straight double-double, posting eight points and 13 rebounds on Saturday.
Moravian took a 17-12 lead into the second quarter, but Goucher used an 8-2 run to take a 20-19 lead with 7:16 left in the second frame. Apostol powered the spurt by scoring half of the points.
The Cardinals enter the contest 14-9 overall and 6-6 in Landmark Conference action.
Catholic is 5-3 on the road this season.
In their last contest, the Cardinals defeated Susquehanna 61-55 on Saturday.
Luca Mamula leads the team with 11.5 points per game while Megan Stafford is the top rebounder at 6.1 rebounds per game.
Head coach Matt Donahue is in his 11th season as the head coach at Catholic.
Shelby Apostol scored 27 points against Moravian to tie Anise Williams for the most points scored in a single game this season. Williams had 27 points against Yeshiva on December 30. Apostol's previous career best was nine points twice this season.
Alayna McFadden has scored double figures 17 times this season and hauled in 10+ rebounds six times. She has scored 18 points or more seven times this season. McFadden is second on the team with 14.1 points per game and leads the team with 8.0 rebounds per game.
Nicole Wolard has six double-digit rebound games this season and 18 in her career. In her last three games, she is averaging 11.0 points and 14.3 rebounds per game in her last three tilts. She ranks third on the team with 10.2 points and is now tied with McFadden for the team lead in rebounds with 8.0 rebounds per game.
Anise Williams has now scored double digits in eight-straight games and 19 times this season. Williams notched a career-high three rejections while posted eight steals for the second time this year and has seven games with at least five thefts. She leads the team with 15.9 points per game.
The Gophers will wrap up its season on Saturday and will honor Wolard before the game.
THE ROAD AHEAD
Goucher wraps up the season at home on Saturday against Scranton.