Trojans Defeat The Bears Of Lenoir-Rhyne

Trojans Defeat The Bears Of Lenoir-Rhyne

HICKORY, N.C. – The University of Mount Olive women's lacrosse team defeated the Bears of Lenior-Rhyne University 11-7 in non-conference action in Hickory, N.C. Jackie Kaderabek led the Trojans offense with six points on four goals and two assists.

Score: Mount Olive 11, Lenior-Rhyne 7
Records: Mount Olive (3-1), Lenior-Rhyne (0-2)
Location: Hickory, N.C.

How It Happened


  • Kaderabek got the ball rolling with her first goal of the game nearly two minutes into action.
  • Lenior-Rhyne tied it up at one-all three minutes later.
  • UMO put up the next two points on goals by Michaela Ciciarelli and Kiara Burke to give the Trojans a 3-1 lead.
  • In the final ten minutes of the first half, Lenior-Rhyne scored four goals while the Trojans tallied two as the two squads entered halftime knotted up at five all.


  • Mount Olive came out of the half scoring the three consecutive goals over the course of 22 minutes to take the 8-5 lead. Kaderabek's two goals sandwiched Ciciarelli's second goal of the night.
  • The Bears scored two goals in the course of a minute and a half but the Trojans closed out the game scoring a trio of goals in the final three and a half minutes to take the four-point, 11-7 win.


  • Jackie Kaderabek led the Trojans with four goals and two assists.
  • Kiara Burke joined the hat trick ranks with three goals on the day as well as assisting on two goals for five points.

Mount Olive continues their road trip at Wingate on February 28 for their next contest. The Trojans and Bulldogs take the first draw at 4 p.m. in Wingate, N.C.