Redshirt senior forward Julio Moncada scored the game’s only goal just 47 seconds into overtime as UNCW advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship with a 1-0 victory over Presbyterian in front of 1,670 fans at UNCW Soccer Stadium on Thursday night.
Sophomore guards Lacey Suggs and Moriah Crisp combined to score 37 points as UNCW held off a late rally from East Carolina to earn its second straight win, a 66-62 victory over the Pirates at Trask Coliseum on Wednesday evening.
The Seahawks are full of new faces this season as the team transitions under Coach C.B. McGrath. One of them is freshman Jeffrey Gary coming to the team from Colorado with a a unique connection to the school.
Junior forward Antonio Bustamante scored three goals in the second half as fifth-seeded William & Mary overcame a one-goal deficit to claim the Colonial Athletic Association men’s soccer championship with a 4-2 victory over second-seeded UNCW at James Madison’s Sentara Park on Sunday afternoon.
Senior playmaker Jordon Talley poured in a career high 24 points and junior forward Devontae Cacok recorded his first double-double of the season as UNCW thumped NCAA Division II N.C. Wesleyan, 105-81, to give new Seahawk skipper C.B. McGrath a victory in his head coaching debut Saturday night at Trask Coliseum.