#6 North Carolina Edges Men's Soccer, 2-0

October 24, 2001
By ODU Athletics

Oct. 24, 2001

CHAPEL HILL, NC-The sixth-ranked North Carolina men's soccer team scored two goals in the final twelve minutes of play to defeat Old Dominion this evening, 2-0.

The Monarchs are now 7-5-1 while the Tar Heels improve to 13-2.

After 78 minutes of scoreless soccer, UNC's David Stokes scored the first goal of the game with a header off a corner kick. Five minutes later Carolina sealed the win with a Marcus Storey goal at the 83:26 mark.

The win was Carolina's ninth in a row and was also the team's fifth straight shutout. Tonight's loss is only the second time all season that the Monarchs have been shut out.

North Carolina held a slim 12-10 advantage in shots and a 8-2 advantage in corners.

Old Dominion will return to action on Saturday night, when they host #25 James Madison.

ODU 0-0=0
UNC 0-2=2

Scoring Summary
78:32 David Stokes (UNC) from Noz Yamauchi and Marcus Storey
83:26 Storey (UNC) from Chris Leitch

Shots: ODU-10, UNC-12

Corners: ODU-2, UNC-8

Saves: ODU-4 (Calderone), UNC-3 (Ueltschey)

Fouls: ODU-18, UNC-8

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