Men's Soccer Falls To #14 Limestone 4-0

Men's Soccer Falls To #14 Limestone 4-0

Mount Olive, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive fell to #14 Limestone College 4-0 in Conference Carolinas men's soccer at Amon Field Wednesday night.

Game Information
Score: #14 Limestone 4, Mount Olive 0
Records: Mount Olive (0-4-0, 0-1-0); Limestone (4-0-0, 1-0-0)
Location: Mount Olive, N.C. (Amon Field)

How It Happened

First Half

  • Mount Olive came out flat in the first period as the Trojans were outshot 10-to-1.
  • Limestone picked up the game's first goal in the 8th minute as the Saints' Mats Kaiser headed a ball inside the near post to take the early lead.

Second Half

  • Limestone continued to apply the pressure in the second period with a second goal, this time by Nestor Aguilar.
  • Mount Olive had a great opportunity in the 62nd minute as Stefan Faria on a free kick curved a ball from 30 yards out; however, the ball hit the crossbar and rolled out of bounds.
  • The Saints added two more goals in the 67th minute and also in the 69th, the latter coming off a penalty kick.

Key Stats

  • Six different Trojans recorded a shot in the match.
  • Freshman keeper Bernando Mejia played the final 18 minutes and recorded two saves.

Up Next

Mount Olive remains at home to face Emmanuel College Saturday at 4 p.m.