Trojan Train Ready To Make Another Trip This Year

Trojan Train Ready To Make Another Trip This Year

The UMO Coaches Trojan Train, presented by the Trojan Club and the UMO Alumni Association, will be making stops in Mount Olive, Greenville, and Jacksonville in September. UMO alumni, fans, supporters, and friends will have an opportunity to meet and interact with members of the UMO coaching staff. 

Each "Train Stop" will allow fans to talk with the coaches about the state of their respective programs and what lies ahead for the year.

"After a successful campaign last year, we're excited to host another Trojan Train event in 2019. We want to thank Southern Bank for sponsoring this event again this year and we look forward to seeing our fans and supporters at each of the stops," said Director of External Affairs for Athletics Dwayne McKay.

Below is where each train stop will be:

Thursday, September 5 Mount Olive @ Ribeye's Steakhouse (211 N Center St, Mount Olive, N.C.) 6-8 p.m., featuring Head Men's Basketball Coach Joey Higginbotham, Head Men's Wrestling Coach Jake Patacsil, & Head Women's Volleyball Coach Joelle Mafo.

Thursday, September 16 Greenville @ Winslow's Deli (120 W 5th St, Greenville, N.C.) 6-8 p.m. featuring Head Women's Basketball Coach Wendy Lee, Head Baseball Coach Rob Watt, & Director of Track and Field & Cross Country Earl Graves.

Thursday, September 23 Jacksonville @ Duck Grille (1207 Gum Branch Rd, Jacksonville, N.C.) 6-8 p.m. featuring Head Men's Soccer Coach Sean Brennan, Head Women's Lacrosse Coach Grant Kelam, & Head Softball Coach Mandy Sansbury.

There is no charge for attending. For more information contact Hope Fields, Director of Alumni Relations at or 919-658-7714 or Dwayne McKay at or 919-658-7757.

To Register Click the event below:

Mount Olive