Men's Soccer Falls To Emmanuel 2-1

Men's Soccer Falls To Emmanuel 2-1

GAFFNEY, S.C. - The University of Mount Olive men's soccer team fell to Emmanuel College 2-1 in Conference Carolinas men's soccer action Saturday afternoon in Franklin Springs, Ga.

Match Information
Score: Emmanuel 2, Mount Olive 1
Records: Mount Olive (7-6-1, 3-4-1); Emmanuel (6-5-3, 4-2-2)
Location: Franklin Springs, Ga.

How It Happened

First Half

  • Emmanuel wasted no time finding the back of the net as the Lions went up 1-0 4:44 into the opening period.
  • The Lions then went on to add a second goal at the 7:36 mark and led by two.
  • Mount Olive found the scoreboard in the 43rd minute as Quentin Aguilar decreased the deficit to 2-1 heading into halftime.

Second Half

  • UMO was unable to find the equalizer in the second period despite outshooting the Lions 5-to-2 and Emmanuel took the decision.

Key Stats

Up Next

Mount Olive will return action October 24 when the Trojans will host Chowan University at Amon Field. First kick is set for 7 p.m.