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Men’s Lacrosse: UMO Upends Rockhurst (PHOTO GALLERY)

Men’s Lacrosse: UMO Upends Rockhurst (PHOTO GALLERY)

Rockhurst University traveled to Mount Olive to take on the UMO men’s lacrosse team on Saturday morning. By the end of four periods of play, UMO emerged with the 11-7 victory. UMO improved to 3-1 overall. The Trojans travel to Wingate on Tuesday.read more »

Men’s Basketball: UMO Falls To Barton On The Road

Men’s Basketball: UMO Falls To Barton On The Road

WILSON – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team fell to Barton College 88-82 on Wednesday. This loss takes the Trojans to 9-9 overall and 8-6 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE Mount Olive took an early five-point lead over Barton with 18:19 remaining. The Bulldogs answered back and took a four-point lead 11-7 with 15:06 remaining. The Trojans tied…read more »

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down UNC Pembroke, Improves To 11-0

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down UNC Pembroke, Improves To 11-0

Mount Olive – The University of Mount Olive women’s basketball team defeated UNC Pembroke 61-53 on Monday evening. This win takes the Trojans to 11-0 overall and 9-0 in conference action. INSIDE THE SCORE UMO started out strong and built up a 6-0 lead thanks to a jump shot from Sherry Johnson with 8:10 remaining. The Braves answered back…read more »

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Barton

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Barton

MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team defeated Barton College 85-71 on Tuesday evening. The win takes the Trojans to 9-4 overall and 8-1 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE The Trojans started strong with Michael Brown scoring the first two points of the contest with 19:32 remaining, but Barton quickly tied it up 2-2 all…read more »

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down King University

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down King University

MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team defeated the Tornado of King University 79-68 on Tuesday afternoon. With the win, the Trojans improve to 7-4 overall and 6-1 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCOREKing opened the contest with a jump shot 2-0, but Mount Olive took a three-point lead over the Tornado with a…read more »

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Lees-McRae College

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Lees-McRae College

BANNER ELK – The University of Mount Olive women’s basketball team defeated the Bobcats of Lees-McRae College 66-61 on Tuesday. This win takes the Trojans to 6-0 overall and 5-0 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE UMO took the first lead of the contest with two free throws from Azariah Fields with 9:14 left in the first quarter. The UMO…read more »

Men’s Basketball: Trojans Defeat Lees-McRae College

Men’s Basketball: Trojans Defeat Lees-McRae College

BANNER ELK – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team defeated the Bobcats of Lees-McRae College 92-75 on Tuesday. The win improves the Trojans record to 5-4 overall and 4-1 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE UMO came out strong in the first half by gaining an 8-0 lead with 17:54 remaining in the half.…read more »

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…read more »

UMO Field Hockey Knocks Off No. 10 Limestone 3-2

UMO Field Hockey Knocks Off No. 10 Limestone 3-2

The University of Mount Olive (5-5, 5-3) battled back to knock off No. 10 nationally-ranked Limestone University (7-5, 6-3) 3-2 in South Atlantic Conference Carolinas action on Sunday afternoon. With the victory, Trojans get their first win over a nationally-ranked opponent, an undefeated record at home, and the most wins in a season. Game InformationThe opening…read more »

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 »

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