Trojans Fall To Pfeiffer 1-0 In Overtime

Trojans Fall To Pfeiffer 1-0 In Overtime

Mount Olive, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive fell to Pfeiffer University 1-0 in overtime in Conference Carolinas women's soccer Wednesday afternoon in Misenheimer, N.C.

Match Information
Score: Pfeiffer 1, Mount Olive 0 
Records: Mount Olive (4-4-1, 2-3-1); Pfeiffer (5-4-1, 4-1-0)
Location: Misenheimer, N.C. (NE Lefko Field)

How It Happened

First Half

  • Both teams were held off the scoreboard in the opening half, however, Pfeiffer had more of an offensive threat outshooting the Trojans 14-to-3.

Second Half 

  • The second half did not see much of a change from the first as Mount Olive was outshot again by Pfeiffer but the Trojans held the Falcons off the board.
  • Pfeiffer had one more corner kick opportunity in the second registering three corner kick chances.

1st Overtime

  • The Falcons wasted no time in the overtime period as Pfeiffer challenged the Trojans back line in the 92nd minute. A ball deflected off a Mount Olive defender inside the box and a penalty kick was issued.
  • Aryana Harvey took the PK opportunity and beat the diving Trojans keeper as her shot hit the right upper 90 and Pfeiffer took the match.

Key Stats

Up Next

Mount Olive will travel to King this Saturday to play in a match previously scheduled at Amon Field. Kick-off is set for 11 a.m. from Bristol, Tenn.