Goucher Women's Basketball Finishes Five-Game Road Trip At Elizabethtown On Wednesday

Goucher Women's Basketball Finishes Five-Game Road Trip At Elizabethtown On Wednesday
The Game
  • Goucher (4-9, 0-2 Landmark) at Elizabethtown (6-6, 2-0 Landmark)
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 7 p.m.
  • Thompson Gymnasium/Elizabethtown, Pa.
Opening Tip
  • Goucher concludes its five-game road trip at Elizabethtown on Wednesday
  • It marks the 11th meeting in the all-time series
  • The Blue Jays won both meetings against the Gophers last season
About The Blue Jays
  • Elizabethtown comes into the contest 6-6 overall and 2-0 in league play after defeating No. 5 Scranton 78-70 on Saturday
  • Veronica Christ paced the Blue Jays in the upset win with 28 points while Mikayla Ruth (16 points) and Angie Hawkins (11 points) also reached double figures
  • Christ leads the team with 19.9 points per game while Lydia Lawson (13.7 ppg.), Hawkins (11.3 ppg.) and Ruth (10.8 ppg.) are also averaging double digits
The Last Time We Met
  • Elizabethtown defeated Goucher on February 6, 2019
  • Anise Williams fueled the Gophers with 15 points while Nicole Wolard tallied 13 points and 13 rebounds 
  • Lydia Lawson powered the Blue Jays with 17 points while Angie Hawkins (14 points, 10 rebounds), Mikayla Ruth (11 points, 12 rebounds) and Veronica Christ (11 points) also posted double figures
The Last Time Out
In The Gopher Hole
  • Anise Williams has scored 20 points four times this season away from Baltimore after posting three of her four 20-point performances at home in her freshman campaign
  • Williams, who reached 500 career points in 33 games, is just 25 points shy of 600 for her career
  • Alayna McFadden's Top-4 scoring performances this season have come on the road and three of her four double-doubles have also come on the road
  • Jorryn Avery has scored eight points or more in six of her nine games this season including four 10-point performances
  • Saturday's loss was the first time this season Goucher scored 60 or more points in a loss and the team is 4-1 on the year when it reaches 60 points
Next Time On The Hardwood
  • Goucher returns home for a two-game homestand, starting against Drew University on Saturday
  • Tipoff is 4 p.m.
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