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Video: UNC Men's Lacrosse Takes Down #1 Notre Dame - HighlightsAfter falling behind by five, The Tar Heels scored 8 goals in the fourth quarter to upset top-ranked Notre Dame 17-15 in Kenan Stadium on April 23, 2016.
What to expect this summer from Tar Heel sportsA year removed from missing the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2001, the North Carolina baseball team is poised to make its return this summer.UNC opened the season on a hot start, winning 18 of its first 20 games and claiming back-to-back series wins over top-20 opponents in UCLA and Oklahoma State. The Tar Heels then hit a rough patch, dropping seven of their next 12 games. (Daily Tar Heel)
Tar Heels Compile Record-High APRUNC student-athletes compiled a record-high Academic Progress Rate of 987 in 2014-15 and compiled a four-year rating of 981, two points above the national rate. It is the second consecutive year the Tar Heels have set or tied their top single-season score in the APR. The 18 Tar Heel programs that scored a 1000 in 2014-15 include men’s basketball. (GoHeels.com)
Video: Bad Lip Reading - Tar Heel Coaches EditionIt's Bad Lip Reading, North Carolina coaches style! Originally shown at the 2016 Rammys on Monday, April 18 2016.
Video: UNC Athletics - Bring 'Em OutDiving teammates Jack Nyquist and Ozzie Moyer wrote an "Even More Fire" version of Bring 'Em Out. Tar Heel Style featuring all of UNC's talented teams.
Rammys Recognize Tar Heel SuccessesFrom the opening strains of the all-sports video score to the closing cheers of the alma mater, the fourth-annual Rammy Awards highlighted UNC’s successes of the past year within the Department of Athletics and beyond. The awards show recognized student-athletes and teams that have excelled academically, athletically and in service. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Men's Lacrosse Falls At Syracuse 13-7Sergio Salcido and Nick Mariano each scored three goals and Dylan Donahue added four assists to lead 10th-ranked Syracuse to a 13-7 win over 11th-ranked North Carolina in men’s lacrosse action before 4,830 fans at the Carrier Dome. The Tar Heels are now 7-5 overall and 2-1 in the ACC. Next up for Carolina is top-ranked Notre Dame. (GoHeels.com)
No. 3 UNC Women's Lacrosse Beats Syracuse, Claims ACC Regular Season TitleThird-ranked North Carolina went on a 5-0 run in the second half to seize control of the action and won a big road game at No. 4 Syracuse, 12-11, on Saturday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. The Tar Heels have won nine games in a row. Ela Hazar led the way offensively with two goals and four assists for a career-high six points for Carolina. (GoHeels.com)
Six Tar Heels Picked In Inaugural UWLX DraftSix former University of North Carolina women's lacrosse players were selected in the inaugural United Women's Lacrosse League (UWLX) Draft, held on Wednesday night in Boston. The new league will include four teams: The Baltimore Ride, Boston Storm, Long Island Sound and Philadelphia Force. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Women's Lacrosse Sweeps ACC Weekly Honors AgainIt is a North Carolina sweep of Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse weekly honors as senior attacker Sammy Jo Tracy has been named the ACC Offensive Player of the Week and senior goalie Megan Ward is the ACC Defensive Player of the Week. This is the second consecutive week UNC has swept the ACC weekly honors. (GoHeels.com)
Big First Half Leads No. 11 UNC Men's Lacrosse Past VirginiaThe 11th-ranked UNC men’s lacrosse team outscored 20th-ranked Virginia 10-1 over the opening 24 minutes of the game en route to a 16-8 victory over the Cavaliers Sunday afternoon at Kenan Stadium. Six Tar Heels had a pair of goals and Timmy Kelly had a goal and three assists to lead Carolina, which got a stellar day from goalkeeper Brian Balkam. (GoHeels.com)
No. 3 UNC Women's Lacrosse Beats No. 5 Louisville 15-5Third-ranked UNC got a career-high 13 saves from goalie Megan Ward and beat No. 5 Louisville 15-5 on Saturday. Marie McCool had a hat trick in the second half to lead a balanced attack as the Tar Heels won their eighth consecutive game and improved to 11-2 this season, 5-0 in the ACC. Louisville, which had won five in a row, fell to 12-2, 3-2. (GoHeels.com)
No. 11 UNC Lacrosse Faces No. 20 Virginia on ESPNU SundayThe UNC men’s lacrosse team, under the direction of eighth-year head coach Joe Breschi, returns to action this Sunday when its plays the Virginia Cavaliers at 2 p.m. ET. The match will be played at Kenan Stadium on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill, N.C. Sunday’s game will be televised nationally live on ESPNU and Watch ESPN. (GoHeels.com)
Third-Ranked UNC Women's Lacrosse Stays Unbeaten In ACC With Win Over IrishBehind four goals from junior Molly Hendrick, the third-ranked North Carolina women’s lacrosse team beat No. 5 Notre Dame 14-8 Sunday at Fetzer Field. The Tar Heels improved to 10-2 overall and stayed undefeated in Atlantic Coast Conference play at 4-0. The Fighting Irish fell to 10-3 overall and 3-3 in ACC play. (GoHeels.com)
Instant Overtime Classic: UNC Men's Lacrosse Downs Duke 17-16In a game filled with ebbs and flows, 15th-ranked UNC prevailed over ninth-ranked Duke 17-16 in overtime in men’s lacrosse action at Koskinen Stadium on Friday night. Patrick Kelly scored the game-winning goal with two minutes remaining in the first overtime period to give the Tar Heels their first extra-time win since March 30, 2013 when they beat Johns Hopkins. (GoHeels.com)