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UMO Men Dominate Erskine

UMO Men Dominate Erskine

The University of Mount Olive Men’s Soccer took on Erskine in Conference Carolina action Saturday afternoon on Ray Amon Field. Both teams hit the field at 1:30 with some hard stomping action up and down the field. After the two 45 minutes periods of play UMO men, walk off the field with a 6 to…read more »

UMO Women’s Soccer Wins Against Erskine

UMO Women’s Soccer Wins Against Erskine

Saturday Erskine University came to town to compete against the UMO Women’s Soccer team in a Conference Carolina match. After the two 45 minutes period of play, UMO Woman Trojans took the game with a 4 to 0 winover Erskine. Photos by GDN Photographer Bobby Williamsread more »

C.B. Aycock’s Cook Headed To Piedmont University

C.B. Aycock’s Cook Headed To Piedmont University

Leaving your childhood friends and home behind is never easy for a teenager. However, Adam Cook is ready to make some new adventures when he heads off to Georgia next fall. The C.B. Aycock senior signed a national letter of intent to play soccer at Piedmont University, which is located in the city of Athens.…read more »

Goldsboro’s Taylor, Howell, Smith Sign National Letters Of Intent

Goldsboro’s Taylor, Howell, Smith Sign National Letters Of Intent

Goldsboro celebrated National Signing Day in style. The trio of Justin Taylor, Elizabeth Howell, and Alina Smith, who play football, volleyball, and soccer, respectively, each realized a dream that was years in the making. Taylor, an electric football player on both sides of the ball, confirmed his plan to attend Chowan University. “It’s a dream…read more »

C.B. Aycock’s Thompson Signs Letter Of Intent With UMO

C.B. Aycock’s Thompson Signs Letter Of Intent With UMO

Surrounded by family, friends, teammates and coaches, Colby Thompson recently signed a national letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Mount Olive next fall. “It feels good, and it’s a dream come true,” Thompson said. “It’s cool to see all of the blood, sweat, and tears finally pay off.” Thompson first connected…read more »

Women’s Soccer: Six UMO Players Named To All-Conference Team

Greenville, S.C. — The Conference Carolinas announced the 2021 Women’s Soccer All-Conference teams with six Trojans grabbing honors for the University of Mount Olive. Shaunalee Govia was also named the Defensive Player of the Year for the third year in a row. Govia joined 11 other members on the all-conference first-team. The senior collected her third consecutive Defensive Player of…read more »

Athlete Of The Week: Gavin Davis

Athlete Of The Week: Gavin Davis

One of three seniors on the Rosewood boys’ soccer team, Gavin Davis has helped the Eagles fly to great heights this season. The Eagles’ center back, Davis helped lead the Eagles to a 19-0-2 overall record. Rosewood also reached the third round of the playoffs for the third straight season and won a conference title…read more »

Athlete Of The Week: Alex Carmona Morales

Athlete Of The Week: Alex Carmona Morales

Spring Creek finished the regular season with a 14-2-1 overall record, a 10-0 record in Neuse Six 2A Conference play and won its first conference title since 2014. And Alex Carmona Morales is a big part of the Gators’ success on the soccer pitch this season. “First of all, we played pretty well this season.…read more »

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