Trojans Fall In Season Finale

Trojans Fall In Season Finale

Central, S.C. - The University of Mount Olive fell to Southern Wesleyan 2-1 Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas women's soccer.

Match Information
Score: Southern Wesleyan 2, Mount Olive 1
Records: Mount Olive (5-7-2, 3-6-2); Southern Wesleyan (6-10-1, 4-6-1)
Location: Central, S.C. (Childs Fields)

How It Happened
Play-by-Play

First Half

  • Mount Olive fell behind late in the first period as Southern Wesleyan's Kayla Doyle scored the game's first goal in the 38th minute.
  • The Warriors added a second goal in the 42nd minute and led 2-0, despite the Trojans out shooting SWU 8-to-4

Second Half 

  • UMO did not go down without a fight as the Trojans found a goal in the 85th minute off the foot of Jocelyn Yurchak.
  • Neither team registered a shot following the goal and Southern Wesleyan took the match.

Notables

  • Yurchak led the Trojans with four shots, three on goal, and the sole score for Mount Olive.
  • Kara Scott also added three shots to the offensive effort.

Up Next

Mount Olive with the defeat ends the 2016-17 season.