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East Brunswick Cheers for Hometown Girl Heather O’Reilly in Rio Olympics
At this point, the Olympic games may be old hat for Heather O'Reilly. But that's not stopping East Brunswick from cheering for her as loudly...

The Gold Standard: Leadership Lessons From U.S. Soccer Star Heather O’Reilly
A winner and a leader at every level. U.S. Soccer star Heather O’Reilly is a World Cup Champion, a three-time Olympic Gold Medalist. She...

Heather O'Reilly pens gracious post after not making the USWNT Olympic roster
The U.S. women's soccer team announced its Olympic roster on Tuesday, and noticeably absent from the squad was three-time Olympian Heather O'Reilly. The 31-year-old midfielder...

Tar Heels Land Five On Full Women's Olympic Soccer Team Roster
Full team members are defenders Whitney Engen and Meghan Klingenberg, midfielders Allie Long and Tobin Heath and forward Crystal Dunn. Alternates, who will travel...

Veteran Heather O'Reilly battling for Olympic spot on youthful USWNT
Heather O'Reilly spoke with passion and conviction about the tricky challenge at hand. When it comes to the U.S. national team, she's seen it all...

Video: Lori Chalupny - Friend, Teammate and Champion
As Lori Chalupny prepares to end her international career, she sits down with the only two other active WNT players from their 2002 FIFA Under-19...

Six former Tar Heels win first World Cup rings
Six former UNC players won their first World Cup rings with Sunday's 5-2 women's World Cup final win over Japan: starting midfielder Tobin Heath and...

Heather O’Reilly talks revenge on Japan, adjusting to bench role
“As a soccer player the World Cup holds a special important,” said Heather O’Reilly, who played all 120 minutes of the 2011 final but did...

Anson Dorrance "Excited” to Watch Former Players in World Cup Final (audio)
Six former Tar Heels – Heather O’Reilly, Whitney Engen, Tobin Heath, Lori Chalupny, Meghan Klingenberg, and Ashlyn Harris – are preparing for the World Cup...

Women’s soccer adapts to change
Forgive Alex Kimball. She doesn’t understand. Nor should she, really. She’s a young North Carolina women’s soccer fan, her bedroom walls near Maple View Farm...

My Carolina Experience: Heather O'Reilly
Heather O'Reilly is a legend on the soccer field and yet one of her proudest accomplishments off the pitch was receiving her degree from UNC...

Dunn and Ohai: Carrying The Weight
It's easy to see why Anson Dorrance may not want to have each player compare herself to the likes of previous generations which include names...

Video: Heather O'Reilly and Tobin Heath give back
While in New Jersey with the U.S. Women's National Team, Heather O'Reilly and Tobin Heath took some time out to go visit the players and...

Heather O'Reilly Named NWSL Player of the Week
Boston Breakers midfielder Heather O'Reilly was voted the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Player of the Week by the media for Week 3 of the...

Crystal Dunn Makes First Women's National Team Start
The U.S. Women's National Team overcame a subpar first half to win its opener against Iceland in the Algarve Cup. UNC junior defender Crystal Dunn...

Heather O'Reilly Blog: My transformational journey to Rwanda
UNC alum Heather O'Reilly is a member of the USA women's soccer team. As an athlete ambassador for Right To Play, she traveled to Rwanda...

N.C. athletes beat Canada in medals count
The Tar Heels have long buoyed the women’s soccer national team, and this year’s version featured two UNC alumni (a third, Meghan Klingenberg, was also...

ACC Olympic Watch, August 13
Former Tar Heels Tobin Heath and Heather O’Reilly helped Team USA avenge its World Cup loss to Japan with a 2-1 victory on Thursday. The...

US soccer star Heather O'Reilly raves about her time at UNC
Former UNC star Heather O’Reilly had high marks for the Tar Heels in an interview after winning the gold medal in women’s soccer. “London's been...

Tobin Heath & Heather O'Reilly Are London Golden Girls
UNC alumnae Heather O'Reilly and Tobin Heath are officially Olympic gold medalists again as the U.S. defeated Japan 2-1 Thursday afternoon before Olympic record crowd...

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