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Best Games Of 2012-13: No. 10No. 10: Carolina 1, Stanford 0 (2OT) - Women's Soccer, Nov. 30, 2012; It should immediately tell you something about the quality of 2012-13 for Carolina that a two-overtime win over a national rival in the Women's College Cup comes in at No. 10. (GoHeels.com)
Best UNC Games of 2012-13: No. 15-No. 11The GoHeels.com countdown of the of the top 25 games of the 2012-13 school year continues today with five more entries, taking the list from No. 15 to No. 11. (GoHeels.com)
Video: Crystal Dunn, Kara Cannizzaro at the ESPYsUNC's Crystal Dunn and Kara Cannizzaro were invited to the ESPYs as finalists for the Best Female College Athlete award. In this clip, Dunn and Cannizzaro represent UNC in honor of winning the Capital One Cup.
UNC Well Represented At 2013 ESPY’sIn the annual ESPY’s Awards show on ESPN Wednesday night, UNC was the only school in the country with two nominees (two of the four as a matter of fact) for an ESPY as Best Female College Athlete of the year. Kara Cannizzaro of the Tar Heel lacrosse team and Crystal Dunn, of women’s soccer, each led their teams to the national championships in their respective sports. (Chapelboro.com)
And the winners of the 2012-13 ACCSPYs are...There won’t be any celebrity sightings or a classy red carpet to greet them upon their arrival to the show, as there will be tomorrow at the ESPY Awards ceremony in New York. The ACCSPYs are, after all, fictitious. But the votes are all in and the ballots have been counted. So without further ado, here are the winners of the ACC version of the real-life ESPYs. The envelopes, please. (Wilmington Star News)
Best UNC Games Of 2012-13: No. 25-No. 21Over the course of the next two weeks, GoHeels.com will take a look back at the greatest games of the 2012-13 UNC school year and count down the top 25 Tar Heel triumphs. Today starts with the first five entries on the list. (GoHeels.com)
GoHeels Weekly PrimerCatch up on all the week's news from Chapel Hill with this week's installment of the GoHeels Weekly Primer. The annual Meet the Heels Day is set for Aug. 3. Four former Tar Heels began play in the NBA Summer League last week. Former Tar Heel All-America Ivory Latta joined Sylvia Hatchell's staff as an assistant coach. Crystal Dunn is a candidate for the ESPY award for top female college athlete. (GoHeels.com)
Two Tar Heels Up For ESPY AwardsUniversity of North Carolina student-athletes Crystal Dunn and Kara Cannizzaro both are nominees for the ESPY award for Best Female College Athlete. The 2013 ESPYS will be televised live Wednesday, July 17, at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN from in Los Angeles, Calif. Cannizzaro and Dunn are scheduled to be in attendance at the ceremony at the Nokia Theatre L.A. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC 2012-2013 Year in PicturesCarolina has over 800 talented student-athletes representing the university and since we are between school years, it is a good time to reflect on this past year's accomplishments. This video feature has images from all 28 varsity sports at UNC.
UNC Women's Soccer Finalizes 13-Member Recruiting ClassThe UNC women's soccer team has finalized a 13-member recruiting class for the 2013 season which begins late next month with games against Santa Clara and VCU. The 13 newcomers, which include 12 freshman class members and a transfer from the University Georgia, join 23 returning letter winners on the Tar Heels' 36-woman roster for the upcoming campaign. (GoHeels.com)
Tar Heels Finish 8th In Directors' CupNCAA championships by women's soccer and women's lacrosse and five other Top 10 national finishes led the University of North Carolina to eighth place in the final 2012-13 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings, the Tar Heels' fifth consecutive Top 10 performance. The Directors' Cup measures each school's performance in NCAA post-season competition. (GoHeels.com)
The Most Academically And Athletically Dominant Colleges In AmericaBuzzFeed plotted Forbes’ academic rankings of colleges and universities against USA Today’s tally of total athletic expenses (which doesn’t include private schools like Stanford or Notre Dame) to determine which schools value both athletics and academics. Then we weighted both ranks equally and tallied them up for our top 10. # 4. University of North Carolina (BuzzFeed)
Video: Heather O'Reilly and Tobin Heath give backWhile 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 coaches from their youth club to which they owe a great debt of gratitude for providing them with an environment to become the players they are today.
UNC Claims Top Women's Program AwardUNC has won one of the most prestigious trophies in college sports. The Tar Heels' women's athletics program finished first in the annual Capital One Cup, which is awarded to the best men's and women's Division I athletics programs in the country. North Carolina will be formally honored for their accomplishment during this year's ESPY Awards ceremony in Los Angeles on July 17. (GoHeels.com)
UNC Men's Soccer Adds Nine Players For 2013 SeasonThe North Carolina men's soccer team will add nine student-athletes for the 2013, head coach Carlos Somoano announced. Three of the newest Tar Heels joined the Tar Heels for the spring season, while the others will enter Carolina this fall. The Tar Heels will welcome in eight high school seniors along with transfer Tyler Engel from Southern Methodist University. (GoHeels.com)