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UNC Men's Lacrosse Checks In at No. 10 In Face-Off Yearbook pollWith the beginning of the 2018 NCAA Division I men's lacrosse season less than two months away, Face-Off Yearbook has released its Top 25 ranking. Coach Joe Breschi's Tar Heels, the defending ACC champions, check in at No. 10 in the poll. The 2018 schedule is awaiting final television details but it is hoped it will be released prior to Christmas. (GoHeels.com)
Jenny Levy Far From BoredJenny Levy has served as UNC's first and only women's lacrosse coach since 1994. She's built the program from scratch. As she sat in her office shortly after being named the head coach for the U.S. women's national team, Levy reflected on all of her experiences. Saturday will cap off a momentous year for her, as she'll enter Virginia's Lacrosse Hall of Fame. (GoHeels.com)
Total Tar Heels: Nov. 22, 2017As we look ahead to Thanksgiving tomorrow, read on for numerous ways that UNC student-athletes show their gratitude and give back to our community. We're grateful for the way they represent Carolina. Total Tar Heels is a digest that provides a behind-the-scenes look at UNC student-athletes and some of the things they do away from competition. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Men's Lacrosse Coach Joe Breschi on Being a ChampionNorth Carolina men's lacrosse coach, Joe Breschi, talks about leading the Tar Heels to their first national championship in 25 years, the joys of winning as a team, and what it feels like to hold up the trophy at the end of the season.
Jenny Levy Finds Inspiration Close to HomeJenny Levy didn’t have to look far for inspiration when considering applying to become the head coach of the U.S. women’s national lacrosse team. Her colleague at UNC, Anson Dorrance, was the coach of the U.S. women’s soccer team at a pivotal stage in that sport. “I spent a lot of time talking to him about those early years that changed U.S. women's soccer forever." (US Lacrosse Magazine)
Jenny Levy Named Head Coach Of U.S. Women's Lacrosse National TeamJenny Levy, the two-time NCAA champion women's lacrosse coach at the University of North Carolina, has been named as the head coach for the U.S. women's national team. US Lacrosse made the announcement on Thursday afternoon. "I am extremely excited about the opportunity to lead the U.S. National Team program for the next three-and-a-half years," Levy says. (GoHeels.com)
UNC's Graduation Success Rate Rises In NCAA DataNine Carolina teams scored 100 percent for the four-year period in their respective Graduation Success Rates (GSR) including men's and women's fencing, field hockey, women's golf, gymnastics, women's lacrosse, women's swimming and diving, men's tennis and volleyball. Nineteen sports topped 80 percent and 23 sports reached at least 75 percent in the GSR. (GoHeels.com)
Tar Heels Bring Happy HEELoween To HospitalThe annual HEELoween party on Tuesday afternoon brought Halloween fun to patients at UNC Children's Hospital. Tar Heel student-athletes helped to decorate the hospital's Pediatric Play Atrium then played games and did crafts with patients who could come to the party, and visited rooms to meet with some of those who couldn't. (GoHeels.com)
Video: Jenny Levy on how to foster a championship teamStay the course. Do it the right way. Enjoy the journey. North Carolina women's lacrosse head coach Jenny Levy explains how to foster a Championship team as she has won two in her career in Chapel Hill.
Video: UNC Coaches on what it takes to be a national championAll nine of North Carolina's current national championship-winning coaches describe summarize what it takes to become an NCAA champion.
Carolina Champions: A Culture Of SuccessOn Oct. 8, Roy Williams stopped by the final round of the Tar Heel Intercollegiate at UNC Finley Golf Course. He regularly attends baseball games at Boshamer Stadium. Williams also speaks with every women's tennis recruit who visits campus. When Joe Breschi became the men's lacrosse coach in 2008, he said every coach approached him and offered their help. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Women's Lacrosse Adds Former Captain Kara Cannizzaro To Coaching StaffUNC has hired former Tar Heel national player of the year Kara Cannizzaro as its women's lacrosse director of operations, head coach Jenny Levy announced Thursday. Her responsibilities include behind-the-scenes duties, including guiding the team's social media efforts. Cannizzaro led the Tar Heels to their first NCAA championship as a team captain in 2013. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Adds Former National Player of the Year Kara Cannizzaro to Women’s Lacrosse StaffThe UNC women’s lacrosse team added a new member to its staff on Thursday, as head coach Jenny Levy announced that Kara Cannizzaro will become the Tar Heels’ Director of Operations. Cannizzaro made her name as a midfielder playing under Levy–taking home National Player of the Year honors back in 2013 while leading UNC to its first national championship. (Chapelboro.com)
Touch a Trophy: Celebrating UNC ChampionshipsThe Rams Club is proud to present a unique exhibit of every team National Championship trophy won by Carolina...all in one place! Join us on Saturday, October 14, in the Bell Tower Quad before the football game vs. Virginia to celebrate these championships. The "Touch a Trophy" exhibit opens at 12:30 p.m.,and runs until kickoff of the football game at 3:30 p.m. All are welcome. (Rams Club)
UNC Men's Lacrosse Program Honors 2017 TeamThe University of North Carolina men's lacrosse program honored its 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference championship team at the team's annual banquet held Friday, September 29 at the Loudermilk Center for Excellence on the UNC campus. 2017 team quad captain Austin Pifani was the recipient of three of the team awards while coach Joe Breschi served as emcee. (GoHeels.com)