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UMO To Add Women’s Wrestling For 2022-23 Season

UMO To Add Women’s Wrestling For 2022-23 Season

The University of Mount Olive recently announced that it will add women’s wrestling to the 22 NCAA Division II varsity sports currently being offered by the university. “We have had great success with men’s wrestling and look to use that as a springboard to adding women’s wrestling,” UMO Vice President for Athletics Jeff Eisen said. “We…read more »

Looking Back On The 2008 Mount Olive Baseball National Championship

Looking Back On The 2008 Mount Olive Baseball National Championship

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Prior to 2008, the small town of Mount Olive, North Carolina (population 4,589) was known primarily as the home of the Mt. Olive Pickle Company, the largest independent purveyor of pickled cucumbers in the United States. The University of Mount Olive baseball team dramatically changed that narrative in 2008.…read more »

UMO’s Michael Muñoz: An Inspiring Journey Rooted In Cross Country

UMO’s Michael Muñoz: An Inspiring Journey Rooted In Cross Country

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE –  It takes a remarkable and unique person to accomplish the great victories Michael Muñoz has in such a short time. A first-generation college graduate, an NCAA Postgraduate Award Recipient, and now a successful administrator, Muñoz is an alumnus the Trojans remember for his resilience, determination, outstanding character, and athletic…read more »

UMO Launches New Website With SIDEARM Sports

UMO Launches New Website With SIDEARM Sports

MOUNT OLIVE — The University of Mount Olive Department of Athletics recently launched a new website with partner SIDEARM Sports.  SIDEARM Sports is one of the biggest brands in college athletics. They have partnered with numerous colleges and universities across all three NCAA divisions, and NAIA and the NJCAA. “The partnership with SIDEARM Sports is one…read more »

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