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UNC Women's Soccer Blanks Texas 2-0Fifth-ranked North Carolina got goals from Cameron Castleberry and Joanna Boyles in the opening five minutes of the second half to beat Texas 2-0 in women’s soccer before a crowd of 2,195 at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the Longhorn campus. UNC improved to 3-0 with the win as it recorded its third straight clean sheet on the young season. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Women's Soccer Highlights vs. TexasCameron Castleberry and Joanna Boyles both score early in the second half to give the Tar Heels a 2-0 victory on the road against Texas on August 28, 2015.
Raby George's Penalty Kick Lifts Carolina Over FIURaby George’s penalty kick lifted No. 5 North Carolina to a 1-0 season-opening victory over FIU on Friday night from Fetzer Field. While Andy Lopez made a play on the the ball, it deflected off his foot and an FIU defender was whistled for a hand ball, giving Carolina a penalty kick opportunity. George calmly scored from the penalty area in the 82nd minute. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Highlights vs. FIURaby George buried a penalty kick late in the second half to give the Tar Heels a 1-0 victory over Florida International in UNC's first game of the season on August 28, 2015.
Meghan Klingenberg named to 2015 World Cup All-Star SquadA day after Meghan Klingenberg scored a goal in her hometown, the Richland native has earned another accolade. Klingenberg earned a spot on the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup All-Star Squad, FIFA's Technical Study Group announced today. The starting defender on the U.S. women's national team, which won its third World Cup last month, played every minute of the World Cup at left back. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Preseason Exhibition All-AccessGo behind the scenes with the North Carolina men's soccer team. Follow the Tar Heels throughout the day as they prepare for their preseason exhibition game.
Broadcast Schedule Announced For UNC Men's SoccerNorth Carolina’s home match against nationally-ranked Notre Dame on Friday, Sept. 18 will be carried on ESPNU, highlighting the broadcast schedule for the Tar Heel men’s soccer team during the 2015 season. Carolina’s other 11 home matches can be seen live on either ESPN3 or GoHeelsTV. In addition, road games at Pittsburgh and Wake Forest can be found on ESPN3. (GoHeels.com)
Summer Green keeps fighting for UNC women's soccerNow a senior, Summer Green is taking on the challenge of holding her starting job. Her main goal this year: focusing on the task at hand. The forward snatched at the opportunity to do exactly that in her first start of the season against Fresno State on Sunday. In just seven minutes and 14 seconds, Green tied her season scoring total from 2014 with the game’s first two goals. (Daily Tar Heel)
Offensive Explosion Lifts UNC Women's Soccer Past Fresno StateSummer Green and Annie Kingman each scored twice as the seventh-ranked UNC women’s soccer team powered past Fresno State 7-0 Sunday afternoon at Fetzer Field in the fourth and final game of the 2015 Carolina Nike Classic. The seven goals were the most for the Tar Heels in a game since they defeated Middle Tennessee 7-1 on September 17, 2010. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Women's Soccer Highlights vs. Fresno StateThe Tar Heels' women's soccer team scored early and often in a 7-0 shutout of Fresno State at Fetzer Field on August 23, 2015.
Tar Heels Silence 'Chanticleers In Men's Soccer ExhibitionNo. 5 North Carolina completed a perfect exhibition men’s soccer season with a 2-0 victory at 21st-ranked Coastal Carolina on Saturday. UNC scored both goals in the late stages of the match. Coastal was called for a foul inside the 18-yard box, setting up a Tar Heel penalty kick, and for the second-straight match Raby George sent his shot into the back of the net for a 1-0 lead. (GoHeels.com)
Newfield Scores Twice As UNC Women's Soccer Opens With WinThe seventh-ranked UNC women’s soccer team opened its 2015 season with a 3-0 shutout victory over Weber State Friday night at Fetzer Field. Alexa Newfield tallied a pair of goals, her first in a Tar Heel uniform, and Chapel Hill native Alex Kimball added a goal on a header late in the game to power Carolina past the Wildcats in the second matchup of the Carolina Nike Classic. (GoHeels.com)
Lori Chalupny to Retire From International Soccer at End of 2015The 10-game fall tour to celebrate the USA’s championship run at the 2015 Women’s World Cup will be the final matches in a U.S. uniform for veteran defender Lori Chalupny. Chalupny, 31, will retire from an international career that began in March of 2001 when at the age of 17 she debuted against Italy in a match prior to the Algarve Cup. She currently has 103 caps and 10 goals. (U.S. Soccer)
UNC women’s soccer gears up for 2015 season openerEvery well-oiled machine has its moving parts. Just nine months removed from a heartbreaking loss to South Carolina in the third round of the NCAA Tournament, the North Carolina women’s soccer team has just one goal in mind — to win another national title. And in order to achieve this lofty goal, the Tar Heels have made several changes to their starting lineup. (Daily Tar Heel)
US Women’s Champ Meghan Klingenberg Makes Hometown ProudUSA Women’s World Cup Champion and Pine-Richland graduate Meghan Klingenberg joined The Cook and Poni Show on Wednesday to talk about life after winning the World Cup. “It’s been a whirlwind,” Klingenberg said. “It’s been great, but quite frankly it has been exhausting.” (CBS Pittsburgh)