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National Title Runs Begin In Chapel HillIt will be a busy weekend for many UNC spring sports with NCAA Tournaments getting underway right here in Chapel Hill. In tennis, second-seeded North Carolina begins its national title quest as a host for the the first and second rounds of the NCAA Women’s Tennis Championship at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center. (Chapelboro.com)
UNC Women's Tennis Falls To 27-1 In Semifinal Loss To CavaliersThe No. 1 seed North Carolina women’s tennis team fell in the ACC semifinals to the 4th-seeded Virginia Cavaliers, 4-1, Saturday, suffering its first loss of the season. The team moves to 27-1. This is only the second time this season that Carolina has dropped the doubles point, the first time being against Duke in the final match of the regular season. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Coaches "Shake It Off"UNC Coaches made a music video to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off". The video originally aired at the 2015 Rammys on April 20, 2015.
Loeb, Kalbas Earn Top Tennis Honors From ACCNorth Carolina sophomore Jamie Loeb has been selected the 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Year and headlines the 2015 All-ACC Team as announced Wednesday. In addition to Loeb, Tar Heels’ coach Brian Kalbas also took home one of the league’s top honors, as he was named Coach of the Year for the fifth time in his career. (GoHeels.com)
I'm A Tar Heel: Caroline PriceCarolina Price: "I will never forget the first time I put on my Carolina Blue tennis uniform. I immediately stood up straight and held my shoulders back so everyone could see North Carolina across my chest. What an incredible privilege it has been these last four years to not only attend the University of North Carolina but to have the opportunity to represent the best school in the country playing the sport I love." (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Athletes Dance to "Uptown Funk"Watch Tar Heel athletes dance to "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars. This video premiered at the 2015 Rammys on Monday night.
Tar Heels Celebrate At RammysThe North Carolina Department of Athletics celebrated the successes of the past year Monday evening at the third-annual Rammy Awards. A full slate of awards recognized outstanding academics, athletics and service. The evening also included student-athlete musical performances, videos and the introduction of UNC’s refreshed logo and other marks. (GoHeels.com)
Tar Heels Round Out Exciting Regular SeasonA busy Tar Heel sports weekend secured a couple exhilarating ACC titles, produced heartbreak on the lacrosse field and saw history made on the Chestnut Hill tennis courts. Indeed, it was a wild few days for Carolina athletics starting with one for the record books Friday at Boston College. (Chapelboro.com)
#1 UNC Women's Tennis Completes Unbeaten Regular SeasonThe No. 1 North Carolina women’s tennis team won 5-2 over Boston College on Friday afternoon to finish the regular season unbeaten at 26-0 and a perfect 14-0 record in the ACC. North Carolina will be the top seed in the upcoming ACC Tournament in Cary, N.C. UNC has won four regular-season titles in the last six years under the tutelage of head coach Brian Kalbas. (GoHeels.com)
Caroline Price: Priceless ending on women's tennis Senior DayNorth Carolina women’s tennis coach Brian Kalbas can sum up what senior Caroline Price means to his program succinctly. In one word to be exact: “Everything.” Price, the only senior on the team, led the Tar Heels to a 4-1 win Wednesday over No. 23 Duke (14-8, 9-3 ACC) on her Senior Day. Her decorated tennis resume already included two national indoor team championships and two All-America honors. (Daily Tar Heel)
Caroline Price earns women’s tennis team another titleChampionship point. It’s a term Caroline Price of the No. 3 North Carolina women’s tennis team is intimately familiar with. Not only does she share initials with the phrase, she also has history with it. (Daily Tar Heel)
UNC Women's Tennis Wins 2nd National Indoor TitleNo. 3 North Carolina has staked its claim as the top women’s tennis program in the nation with its second ITA National Team Indoor Championship in the last three years, winning 4-1 over No. 9 Georgia in Monday’s finale. Senior Caroline Price, who came so close to giving UNC the NCAA title last May, earned the winning point on court three, outlasting Kennedy Shaffer in three sets - 6-1, 2-6, 7-5. (GoHeels.com)
Overshadowed Spring Sports Share Same Lofty GoalsAll eyes are generally fixed on the basketball hardwood this time of year in Chapel Hill, but a litany of other top-notch UNC sports programs are gearing up for their own chances at ACC and national glory. The No. 4 UNC women’s tennis team started off its dual match campaign with a pair of victories over in-state foes. (Chapelboro.com)
Carolina Rundown: November 10Tar Heels in the NFL: Bruce Carter had a pretty interception and seven tackles for the Cowboys in London. Da'Norris Searcy had four tackles. Quinton Coples had four tackles, including one for loss. Julius Peppers had four tackles and a sack. Sylvester Williams had a tackle. Kareem Martin had just one tackle, but he made it count, as his sack forced a fumble and led to an Arizona touchdown. (GoHeels.com)
Carolina Rundown: November 7The Celtics want to find a bigger role for Tyler Zeller. Danny Green had a rough shooting night but still scored ten for the Spurs. Six points and three boards for Brandan Wright. UNC field hockey had an exciting overtime win over Duke in the ACC quarterfinals. Jamie Loeb and Caroline Price are still alive at the USTA National Indoors. (GoHeels.com)