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.