Men's Soccer Falls To Emmanuel 3-0

Men's Soccer Falls To Emmanuel 3-0

Mount Olive, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive fell to Emmanuel College 3-0 on Upward Youth Soccer Day in Conference Carolinas men's soccer.

Game Information
Score: Emmanuel 3, Mount Olive 0
Records: Mount Olive (0-5-0, 0-2-0); Emmanuel (1-4-0, 1-1-0)
Location: Mount Olive, N.C. (Amon Field)

How It Happened

First Half

  • Mount Olive held off the Lions' attack in the first period despite being outshot 7-to-6 and took a 0-0 scoreline into the half.

Second Half

  • The second half for Mount Olive did not fair any better as in the 65th minute Emmanuel's Martin Mitreski scored the game's first goal on a chip shot that floated over the Trojan's keeper and into the back of the net.
  • Mount Olive played a man down shortly after the goal for the remainder of the match as a second yellow card led to a Trojan player being sent off.
  • The Lions added two goals within two minutes near the end of regulation to seal the win.

Key Stats

Up Next

Mount Olive remains at home to face Erskine College on September 24 at 4 p.m.