ST. MARYS CITY, MD Goucher concluded its 16-year affiliation with the Capital Athletic Conference as the leader in percentage of student-athletes who made the leagues 2006-07 All-Academic Team, which was unveiled today.
DOWNINGTOWN, PA -- Goucher's top two scorers in 2007 were among a total of 212 Division III women's lacrosse players throughout the nation who were placed on all-region teams today by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Association.
SALISBURY, MD Goucher accomplished something against Salisbury today in the semifinals of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference championship tournament that no team has done in more than six years but the top-seeded Sea Gulls, who are pursuing their fifth straight CAC title, still managed to defeat the Gophers, 20-13.
TOWSON, MD Marlo Tersigni (Leominster, MA/Lawrence Academy) cashed in on a free-position shot with 1:01 left to play today, scoring the goal that snapped a 9-9 tie and allowed Goucher to defeat St. Mary's (Md.), 10-9, in the opening round of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference championship tournament.
TOWSON, MD Goucher took a 1-0 lead over Salisbury just :36 into today's contest, added two more goals to build its advantage to 3-0 and stayed ahead for more than 11 minutes. But the nationally ranked Sea Gulls reeled off eight unanswered goals at one point in the first half and strung together nine consecutive goals over a span of 12:46 in the second half on the way to a 23-9 Capital Athletic Conference victory.
ST. MARY'S CITY, MD Emily Blatter (Lexington, VA/Rockbridge County) played an instrumental role in helping Goucher overcome an 11-9 deficit to St. Mary's (Md.) at halftime today and earn a 15-13 triumph over the Seahawks.
ST. MARY'S CITY, MD Emily Blatter (Lexington, VA/Rockbridge County), who had never scored more than five goals in a game in her three seasons at Goucher before producing six goals twice last week, today was named Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week in the Capital Athletic Conference for April 9-15.
GLASSBORO, NJ Goucher caught Rowan at 14-14 by scoring three unanswered goals in a span of 2:45 and then passed the Profs on a goal by Sandy Okun (Stevenson, MD/McDonogh School) with 2:43 left to play as the Gophers pulled out a 15-14 non-conference victory tonight.
TOWSON, MD Trailing by two this afternoon and time running out, Goucher managed to close to within a goal of Mary Washington when Kate Knitter (Sellerville, PA/Pennridge) successfully converted a free-position opportunity with :14 showing on the clock.
ST. MARY'S CITY, MD Goucher's Emily Blatter (Lexington, VA/Rockbridge County) was selected Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week in the Capital Athletic Conference for Feb. 26-March 4, a conference official announced today.
TOWSON, MD Sandy Okun (Stevenson, MD/McDonogh School) and Emily Blatter (Lexington, VA/Rockbridge County) hooked up on a goal in the final minute of play today that allowed Goucher to open its 2007 campaign with a 14-13 Capital Athletic Conference victory over Villa Julie.
TOWSON, MD Both of Goucher's lacrosse teams were originally scheduled to launch their 2007 seasons this coming weekend in Gopher Stadium the men against Greensboro on Saturday and the women against Endicott the following day.