Trojans Down Flying Fleet 5-0

Trojans Down Flying Fleet 5-0

Mount Olive, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive utilized five second-half goals to lift the Trojans past Erskine 5-0 in Conference Carolinas women's soccer Saturday afternoon at Amon Field.

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

How It Happened

First Half

  • The Trojans were held off the scoreboard despite outshooting the Flying Fleet 7-to-3 in the opening half.

Second Half 

  • Mount Olive exploded in the second half and started the attack early with Hannah Kirk second into the half.
  • Lauren Mumford took a shot on goal but the Erskine keeper came up with a save just 49 seconds ticked off the game clock. 
  • The save found the head of Kirk who put the shot away into the near post and Mount Olive led 1-0.
  • Moments later in the 52nd minute, Carly Siney Moran added the Trojans second goal after collecting her on rebound.
  • The Trojans expanded on their lead with three more goals in the 61st minute (Kaylee Larson), the 79th minute (Jess Hickey), and the 89th minute (Isabella Nunu).

Key Stats

  • Kirk led the team with five shots, two on goal, and one goal.
  • Larson, Nunu, Siney Moran, and Jocelyn Yurchak all added three shots.


  • Nine different Trojans recorded a shot in the contest.
  • Mount Olive recorded 22 shots to Erskine's six.

Up Next

Mount Olive will hit the road to take on Queens (N.C.) Wednesday, September 28 at 5 p.m. in Charlotte, N.C.