UCLA Defeats UNO 5-2

Mark Moulton and Felipe da Silva each scored second-half goals, but No. 4 UCLA took control early in a 5-2 exhibition win over the Omaha men's soccer team on Tuesday.

Leo Stolz, the reigning Pac-12 Player of the Year and preseason national offensive player of the year, had a goal and three assists to spark the Bruins to a 4-0 lead by halftime.

The Mavericks struck early in the second half when Moulton headed home a pass from Logan Mendez to make it 4-1 in the 50th minute. Six minutes later, UCLA's Javan Torre scored to increase the UCLA lead to 5-1.

Da Silva capped the scoring in the 68th minute on an assist from Joe Marinkovich.

UCLA only finished with a slight 13-9 shot advantage and had a 10-5 edge in shots on goal.

The Mavericks will finish the preseason with the Red-Black scrimmage on Saturday at 7 p.m. Admission is free to the public. UNO opens the regular season on Friday, Aug. 29 against Santa Clara at 7:30 p.m

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