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Tar Heel Strength & Conditioning Announces Annual HonorsThe UNC Strength and Conditioning staff has announced team awards for 2016-17, recognizing outstanding members of each Olympic sports team. Honorees have been selected based on performance and effort throughout the school year. The top award for each team is the Iron Ram Award, which goes to the athlete with the best overall performance during the year. (GoHeels.com)
Huge weekend for UNC sportsIt's not every weekend that a school wins three ACC Championships, but that is just what UNC did over the weekend as both men's and women's lacrosse won the ACC title and women's tennis brought home the conference crown as well. The No. 18 UNC men's lacrosse team defeated No. 6 Notre Dame 14-10 Sunday in the ACC Championship men's lacrosse title game. (Carolina Blue)
Chansky’s Notebook: Another Day To RememberIt was another of those Super Sundays for Carolina. The NCAA must want to eat their paperwork when something happens like it did Sunday from Rome, Georgia, to Durham to Chapel Hill to Richmond. Carolina teams won three ACC championships and what seemed like the World Series under bright beautiful skies in those locations. Let’s go over them, shall we? (Chapelboro.com)
Video: UNC Women's Lacrosse Repeats as ACC ChampionsBehind a seven-goal game from tournament MVP Molly Hendrick, North Carolina defeated Syracuse, 18-11, to claim the ACC championship on April 30, 2017.
Desperate Tar Heels win ACC, should have chance to defend NCAA title in men’s lacrosseNorth Carolina not only saved its men’s lacrosse season, but the Tar Heels picked up an Atlantic Coast Conference championship along the way. So the reigning national champions should have a chance to defend their title in May. “We had to do this or this would be the end,” junior attackman Chris Cloutier said. “It’s also something that pushes us.” (Burlington Times News)
Video: UNC Men's Lacrosse Tops Irish for ACC Title - HighlightsLuke Goldstock and Chris Cloutier combined for seven goals as the Tar Heels topped Notre Dame, 14-10, in the ACC Championship game on April 30, 2017.
UNC Women's Lacrosse Runs Past Syracuse For Second Consecutive ACC TitleThe top-seeded UNC women's lacrosse team got a career day from MVP Molly Hendrick and beat second-seeded Syracuse, 18-11, on Sunday in the ACC Tournament final. UNC closed the game on a 9-0 run and held Syracuse scoreless for the final 18:38 of the game. For the Tar Heels, it was their second consecutive ACC title and their third overall. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Men's Lacrosse Wins ACC Title 14-10 Over No. 6 Notre DameLed by Chris Cloutier's MVP performance, the #18 North Carolina Tar Heels defeated #6 Notre Dame 14-10 Saturday in the ACC Championship game. With the win, the Tar Heels become NCAA Tournament eligible at 8-7, winning their first ACC championship since 2013. Luke Goldstock had four goals for the Tar Heels and joined Cloutier on the All-Tournament Team. (GoHeels.com)
UNC, Syracuse meet Sunday for ACC women's lacrosse championshipFamiliar foes will collide in Sunday’s 1 p.m. Atlantic Coast Conference women’s lacrosse championship match at Sports Backers Stadium. Top-seeded North Carolina (15-2) and second-seeded Syracuse (15-5) will meet for the third consecutive year in the final match of the ACC season. Expect drama. North Carolina won last year in overtime. Syracuse won in overtime in 2015. (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Men's Lacrosse: Irish and Tar Heels Square Off For ACC Championship CrownThe University of Notre Dame men's lacrosse team takes on North Carolina in the ACC Championship final in Durham, North Carolina at noon ET on Sunday, April 30. The game will be played at Koskinen Stadium on Duke’s campus. The game will be broadcast live on ESPNU with Anish Shroff (play-by-play), Quint Kessenich (analyst) and Paul Carcaterra (analyst) on the call. (Notre Dame Athletics)
UNC seeks ACC men’s lacrosse title, return to NCAA postseasonThe 18th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels men’s lacrosse team is fighting for its NCAA postseason life. Following a 16-15 ACC Tournament semifinal win over the top-ranked Syracuse Orange on Friday, the defending NCAA champion sits at an even 7-7 and will face the sixth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-3) in the ACC title game to be played at Duke’s Koskinen Stadium on Sunday at noon. (Durham Herald-Sun)
UNC Men's Lacrosse Wins Wild ACC Semifinal Over No. 1 SyracuseThe 18th-ranked UNC men's lacrosse team built a nine-goal halftime lead and held on for a wild 16-15 ACC Championship semifinal victory over top-ranked Syracuse Friday night at Koskinen Stadium. With the win, the Tar Heels advanced to the ACC Championship game Sunday at noon against either Duke or Notre Dame. The game will be nationally televised on ESPNU. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Women's Lacrosse Outlasts Boston College, 17-14The top-seeded UNC women's lacrosse team got five first-half goals from Molly Hendrick, beating fifth-seeded Boston College, 17-14, on Friday in an ACC Tournament semifinal at Sports Backers Stadium. UNC improved to 15-2 overall and advanced to Sunday's ACC championship game at 1 p.m. against either No. 2 seed Syracuse or No. 3 seed Virginia (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC All Sports Highlights 2017Relive North Carolina athletics highlight-worthy moments from the past year, including spectacular individual performances, dramatic come-from-behind victories, clutch plays, and national championships in a highlight video shown at UNC's 2017 Rammy Awards celebration.
Balanced Attack Leads UNC Women's Lacrosse Past Duke, 18-6The top-seeded UNC women's lacrosse team ran out to an 11-2 first half lead and beat Duke, 18-6, on Thursday in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals at Richmond Sports Backers Stadium. The Tar Heels, the defending ACC champion, got six points from Sydney Holman, four goals from Carly Reed and four assists from Marie McCool in a balanced attack. (GoHeels.com)