Men’s Soccer: Six Trojans Earn Conference Carolinas All-Conference Honors

Men’s Soccer: Six Trojans Earn Conference Carolinas All-Conference Honors

Greenville, S.C. — The Conference Carolinas announced the 2021 Men’s Soccer All-Conference teams with six Trojans grabbing honors for the University of Mount Olive. Alfie Pope was also named the Offensive Player of the Year.

Pope joined 11 other members on the all-conference first-team. The senior earned his first first-team honor and offensive player of the year of his career.

Pope led all in Conference Carolinas with 11 goals and 26 points in conference play. Pope closed out the regular-season overall with 34 points on 14 goals and six assists. Pope is the first from Mount Olive to earn offensive player of the year accolades since the award was instituted in 2012.

Ethan WillieGlen HernandezKevin AvilaWill Doyen, and Francisco Macedo all earned third-team honors.

Willie played in all 16 matches during the regular-season and scored four times with five assists. Hernandez, in his freshman campaign, played in 15 regular-season matches scoring four times with four assists.

Avila, in his second season, scored one time with four assists over 16 regular-season contests.

Doyen, as a defender, helped the Trojans allow 24 goals this season with a 1.41 goals per game average. Macedo, a senior defender, scored twice for UMO this season.

Full Conference Release can be found here.