UMO Men's Soccer Falls To Belmont Abbey Wednesday Afternoon

Grant Conybear (Photo by Bobby Williams)
Grant Conybear (Photo by Bobby Williams)

Mount Olive, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive fell to Conference Carolinas opponent Belmont Abbey College 4-1 on Wednesday afternoon at Amon Field in Mount Olive, N.C.

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

How It Happened

First Half

  • The first half was controlled by the Crusaders who scored two goals in the opening 45 to enter halftime with the 2-0 lead.

Second Half

  • Belmont Abbey carried the first half momentum into the second half as they put two more goals in the net.
  • The Trojans finally got on the board in the 85th minute as Grant Conybear hit the bottom of the crossbar allowing the ball to roll into the goal.

Key Stats

Up Next

The Trojans return to action after the weekend off as they host Shaw on Monday, October 2. First kick is set for 7 p.m. on Monday night. The game is the Mount Olive/Faison Parks & Rec Night hosted by the Trojans. For those who cannot come out to support the Trojans in person, you can watch the match on the Trojans Sports Network or follow the live stats at