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UMO Athletics Announces Spring 2021 Schedules

UMO Athletics Announces Spring 2021 Schedules

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE — The University of Mount Olive released the outline of the projected schedule days for the 2021 season for all Trojan sports this week. All sports will play on certain days to help combat the complexity of all UMO sponsored sports playing in the spring season. Below are the estimated days…read more »

UMO Track And Field Teams Make Mount Olive A Cleaner Place

UMO Track And Field Teams Make Mount Olive A Cleaner Place

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive men’s and women’s track and field teams in a continued effort to reach out to the Mount Olive community, hit the streets for a town clean-up Saturday morning. In what has turned into an annual event, the track and field teams went from street to…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 »

Officials Watch COVID-19 Cases Increase In N.C.

Officials Watch COVID-19 Cases Increase In N.C.

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) — North Carolina officials continue to raise concern about the direction coronavirus cases are headed in the Tar Heel State. State Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen spoke to reporters about the current trends. Cohen said there is no one cause for the increases, but noting changing weather patterns and…read more »

Athletes Of The Week: Nicholas Barrett

Athletes Of The Week: Nicholas Barrett

Since he could walk, Nicholas Barrett has played football, but the Eastern Wayne senior’s career really began to take off in high school when he decided to play college football. “My freshman year is when I noticed I could play at the next level,” Barrett said. On the gridiron and in the classroom, Barrett is…read more »

NCISAA To Allow Small Number Of Fans

NCISAA To Allow Small Number Of Fans

After a month of playing in empty gyms, there will finally be some fans in the stands. The N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association recently amended its policy this week to allow a limited number of fans to attend games. Wayne Country Day and Wayne Christian are NCISAA members. According to a statement from the NCISAA,…read more »

Wayne Country Day Wins Its Home Opener (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wayne Country Day Wins Its Home Opener (PHOTO GALLERY)

Despite losing six seniors from a stellar 2020 campaign, the Wayne Country Day Chargers hope to make another run in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 2A volleyball playoffs this fall. The season got off to a rocky start when the Chargers dropped their season opener against John Paul II on Monday. So, the…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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