09/06/13 — MOC men, women drop respective season-opening matches

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MOC men, women drop respective season-opening matches

By MOC Sports Information
Published in Sports on September 6, 2013 1:47 PM

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Mount Olive College goalkeeper Aleksandar Drobac recorded nine saves in his first collegiate appearance, but Francis Marion logged the game-winning goal in the 71st minute during a 1-0 win Thursday evening.

It was season opener for both teams.

Simon Nett collected the lone goal for FMU, which owned a decisive 21-3 edge in shots.

The Trojans (0-1-0 overall) play host to Anderson (S.C.) University on Sunday. Kickoff is 1 p.m. at Amon Field.

Women fall

BUIES CREEK -- Campbell University scored twice in a four-minute span and handed the Mount Olive College women's soccer team a 6-0, season-opening loss on Thursday evening.

MOC freshmen keepers Katie Batson and Stephanie McCoy combined for nine saves.