Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

The Story Behind “Go Heels Go America!”


From Tar Heel fans and Carolina alumni serving overseas, patriotic celebrations at sporting events in Chapel Hill, t-shirts in the student stores and sorority cocktails, “Go Heels Go America” is a phrase that has gained tremendous popularity within the Tar Heel community. If you were in Chapel Hill for the Homecoming festivities over the weekend, it was everywhere. But where did it come from? (Thrown Away To Worthy)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related: | |

Recent Campus Connections News:

Former Marine, UNC Alum Rye Barcott Beat the Odds to Help Build a Solar Energy Fund

New UNC Research Could Help Treat ALS

No more suds at Bub’s as Chapel Hill bar closes after 30 years

The Bookshop Brought Rare and First Editions—and Famous Cats—to Franklin Street for Thirty-Two Years

Carolina Brewery, first of its kind in the Triangle, has lasted more than 20 years


© 2005-2017 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.