2012 News

  • Goucher Lands Six Players on 2012 All-Landmark Team
    May 04, 2012
    MADISON, N.J. — The good news: Goucher placed six players on the 2012 All-Landmark Conference Women's Lacrosse Team. The even better news: four of the six all-conference performers return next season.
  • Six Goals by Smith Guarantees Happy Ending for Seniors
    April 24, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher took a 1-0 lead just 15 seconds into today's game against Gwynedd-Mercy when Becca Smith (Leesburg, Va./Heritage), one of four seniors on the 2012 roster playing the final game of her career, deposited a free-position shot in the goal.
  • Loss to Crusaders Ends Gophers' Shot at Playoffs
    April 22, 2012
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. — Despite a career-high 21-save performance out of junior goalie Ashley Shaner (Pottstown, Pa./Pottsgrove), Goucher suffered a 15-7 loss to Susquehanna this afternoon in a game the Gophers absolutely had to win to keep their hopes of qualifying for the upcoming Landmark Conference postseason tournament alive.
  • Gophers Bow to Rangers Despite Late Charge
    April 14, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher closed with a rush, scoring seven times in the final 8:16, but the Gophers had dug an 11-goal deficit by that time and wound up falling to Drew, 19-13, in a Landmark Conference game played this afternoon on Beldon Field.
  • No. 16 Cardinals Jump On Gophers Early
    April 05, 2012
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Including the career-high 20 she made today, Ashley Shaner (Pottstown, Pa./Pottsgrove) has now been credited with a total of 38 saves during Goucher's last two visits to the nation's capital to take on Catholic.
  • Royals Overtake Gophers with Late Seven-Goal Run
    March 31, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher squandered a four-goal lead over Scranton with just over 10 minutes left to play as the Royals rallied to score seven times down the stretch and pull out a 12-10 Landmark Conference victory over the Gophers this afternoon on Beldon Field.
  • Gophers Turn Back Previously Undefeated Cyclones, 24-13
    March 27, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher wasn't able to completely shut down the second-highest scoring team in Division III, but by holding Centenary to 13 goals this afternoon on Beldon Field, the Gophers still managed to extend their winning streak at home to four games.
  • Gophers Prevail in First Meeting with Pride Since 1995
    March 24, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher scored as many goals in the first 10 minutes as Widener did the entire game as the two teams met for the first time since since 1995 this afternoon on Beldon Field. The Gophers, who had recorded three straight victories over the Pride before the series took a 17-year break, prevailed in today's contest, 9-3.
  • Gophers See Small Return on 32-Shot Investment
    March 20, 2012
    ST. MARY'S CIT, Md. — Goucher's 32-26 advantage in shots wasn't reflected in the final score of today's game against St. Mary's (Md.) as the Seahawks pinned a 12-6 setback on the visiting Gophers.
  • Landmark Recognizes Pair of Goucher Lacrosse Players
    March 12, 2012
    MADISON, N.J. — Goucher produced two of the 10 recipients of Player of the Week honors from the Landmark Conference that were announced today.
  • Shaner's 12 Saves Help Gophers Turn Back Hornets
    March 07, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — After surrendering two goals in the opening 58 seconds, Goucher held Shendoah to just one additional score the remainder of the first half tonight on the way to recording a 10-8 victory over the Hornets.
  • Reifsnyder Sticks Six Goals in 18-7 Win Over Chargers
    March 05, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher scored the first seven goals of each half this afternoon on the way to its first win of the season, a convincing 18-7 triumph over Colby-Sawyer.
  • Flying Dutchmen Pin 12-10 Setback on Gophers
    March 03, 2012
    ANNVILLE, Pa. — After taking an 8-7 lead when Anneke Ossorio (Lafayette, Colo./Kent Denver School) scored a goal off a free-position shot with 18:22 left to play, Goucher proceeded to surrender the next five goals of the contest this afternoon and wound up suffering a 12-10 loss to Lebanon Valley.
  • Profs Keep Gophers from First Victory of 2012 Season
    March 01, 2012
    TOWSON, Md. — Goucher was at home for the first time this season, but playing on Beldon Field didn't change the Gophers' fortunes as they were saddled with an 18-6 setback by Rowan this afternoon.
  • Spartans Limit Gophers to Five Shots, Four Goals
    February 24, 2012
    YORK, Pa. — Goucher scored on 80 percent of the shots it took today in opening its season against York. Trouble is, the Gophers were limited to only five shots.