LANCASTER, Pa. - Gallaudet University wrapped up its North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) schedule here Wednesday night with a 3-2 loss to Lancaster Bible College at a chilly Donald H. Funk Field.
Gallaudet (6-10, 4-7 NEAC) had to play from behind for the entire game after Lancaster Bible College (10-6-1, 9-2 NEAC) scored the game's first three goals in the first half. Tony Gehman scored the game's first goal and assisted the next two LBC goals.
Freshman forward Chad Johnson (Gardena, Calif.) scored his team-leading 14th goal in the 41st minute off an assist from sophomore Sean O'Callaghan (San Diego, Calif.). The goal cut the Charger lead to 3-1 as the teams went into halftime.
In the second half, Gallaudet pulled within one goal after junior defender Elan Markel (University Park, Md.) scored his first goal this season on a 30-yard blast that went over the head of LBC goalie Jake Deterline (three saves).
Bison freshman goalie Shane Angel (Mechanicsville, Md.) made eight saves in the loss.
- Elan Markel's goal is his first in three seasons and second of his career
- LBC held an 18-7 lead in shots
- Johnson led GU with two shots on goal
- The Chargers had a 7-2 edge in corner kick
- GU went 3-6 on the road this season
Gallaudet hosts Marymount (Va.) University (3-12) in a non-conference game this Friday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. on Senior Day and homecoming weekend.