Mount Olive Downs Wingate 14-7 In Rainy Non-Conference Game

Photo by Bobby Williams
Photo by Bobby Williams

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The University of Mount Olive women's lacrosse team defeated the Bulldogs of Wingate University 14-7 on Saturday afternoon in nonconference women's lacrosse action at the Ray McDonald Sr. Sports Complex in Mount Olive, N.C. 

Score: Mount Olive 14 - Wingate 7
Records: Mount Olive (4-0), Wingate (1-2)
Location: Ray McDonald Sr. Sports Complex   |   Mount Olive, N.C.

How It Happened



  • The Trojans extended their lead to five-goals, 9-4, after Michaud and Burke each added their second goal of the contest.
  • Wingate closed the gap scoring three unanswered goals to put the score at 9-7, UMO leading, with 16:47 left in regulation.
  • Mount Olive controlled the rest of the game closing with a 5-0 run putting the final score at 14-7.
  • Burke and Shughrue each added a pair of goals while Kaderabek scored one, her second of the game, and assisted on the two Shughrue goals.


  • Kiara Burke led the Trojan attack with four goals on 12 shots. She also scooped up eight draw controls.
  • Jordan Shughrue had a hat trick on four shots along with three ground balls.
  • Meaghan Michaud and Jackie Kaderabek each tallied a pair of goals, while Kaderabek led the team with four assists.

Mount Olive returns to the Ray McDonald Sr. Sports Complex on Friday, March 1, when they host the Lions of Saint Leo University. The Trojans and Lions will battle it out on the field starting at 12 P.M.