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No. 5 UNC Men's Tennis Moves On To Semis With Win Over No. 4 Cal

The fifth-ranked North Carolina men’s tennis team battled fourth-ranked California to a 4-2 win Saturday to earn a spot in the semifinals of the ITA National Men’s Team Indoor Championship. Carolina returns to action on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. for a semifinals matchup against the winner of the Virginia-UCLA match. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Men's Tennis Advances With Hard-Fought Win Over Georgia

The fifth-ranked North Carolina men’s tennis team advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2017 ITA National Men’s Team Indoor Championship Friday with a 4-2 win over No. 10 Georgia. Despite failing to secure the doubles point for the first time this spring, UNC notched four singles victories in dramatic fashion to continue the team’s defense of last season’s title. (GoHeels.com)

Hayley Carter Receives Back-to-Back ACC Women's Tennis Honors

UNC’s Hayley Carter was named the ACC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week on Tuesday, the second week in a row she has earned the award from the league office. No. 5 Carter defeated top-ranked Francesca Di Lorenzo of Ohio State in a thrilling three-set match to send the Tar Heels to the finals of the ITA Team Indoor Championship in New Haven, Conn. (GoHeels.com)

No. 2 UNC Women's Tennis Tripped Up By Florida In ITA Indoors Finale

No. 2 North Carolina’s quest for a third ITA Women’s Tennis Team Indoor National Championship came up short in Monday’s title match against top-ranked Florida, 4-2. The Tar Heels (8-1), competing in the championship match for the third year in a row, had an uphill battle from the start after losing the doubles point for the first time this spring. (GoHeels.com)

Hayley Carter Lifts Carolina To ITA Indoors Title Match

No. 2 North Carolina will play for another ITA National Women’s Team Indoor Championship after a dramatic, 4-3, victory over seventh-ranked Ohio State in Sunday’s semifinal match. With this win, North Carolina (8-0) earned its third consecutive appearance in the finals and its fourth in the last five seasons. The Tar Heels won titles in 2013 and 2015. (GoHeels.com)

No. 5 UNC Men's Tennis Earns 6-1 Win Over No. 23 Ole Miss

Fifth-ranked North Carolina earned its second-straight win over a top-25 opponent Saturday with a 6-1 victory against No. 23 Ole Miss at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center. Playing before hundreds of enthusiastic Tar Heel fans sardined into the bleachers, Carolina improved to 9-0 with the win while the Rebels fell to 2-2. UNC won five of six first sets. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Women's Tennis Cruises Past Yale At ITA Indoors

No. 2 UNC faced little resistance in a 4-0 victory over host Yale on Friday in the first round of the 2017 ITA Women’s Team Indoor Championship. North Carolina (6-0) did not surrender a game in winning the opening doubles point to take a 1-0 lead. In singles play, No. 5 Hayley Carter quickly made it 2-0 for the Tar Heels with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Carol Finke. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Honors Standout Scholar-Athletes And Leaders

The UNC Department of Athletics recently recognized the winners of two prestigious department awards, the Athletic Director’s Scholar-Athlete Award and the Leader of Distinction Award. Recipients were honored on the Dean E. Smith Center court at halftime of the men’s basketball game between UNC and Virginia Tech on Jan. 26. Six Tar Heels earned both awards. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Men's Tennis Pulls Off 5-2 Win At No. 17 Illinois

In its first road contest of the spring and its first matchup of the season against a top-25 opponent, the UNC men’s tennis team battled to a 5-2 win over No. 17 Illinois Saturday night at Atkins Tennis Center in Champaign, Ill. Carolina claimed the doubles point then earned wins at No. 2, No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 singles to improve to 8-0 on the year. The host Illini fell to 2-2. (GoHeels.com)

No. 2 UNC Women's Tennis Blanks No. 12 Texas Tech

The second-ranked UNC women’s tennis team remained unbeaten with a 4-0 victory over No. 12 Texas Tech at the new USTA National Campus in central Florida. In a showcase dual as part of the College MatchDay series supported by the USTA, the Tar Heels improved to 5-0 in 2017 with a win over Texas Tech in the first meeting between the two clubs since 2013. (GoHeels.com)

Ronnie Schneider Named ACC Men's Tennis Player Of The Week

UNC senior Ronnie Schneider has been named ACC Player of the Week. Schneider, a business major and team captain, led the Tar Heels to two home court wins last week in ITA Kick-Off Weekend play. In a 4-0 win over Notre Dame Friday and a 4-1 victory against Vanderbilt Saturday, Schneider picked up wins in singles (No. 1) and in doubles (No. 2). (GoHeels.com)

UNC Women's Tennis Advances Past Texas At ITA Kick-Off

In its first top-25 matchup of the season, the second-ranked North Carolina women’s tennis team defeated No. 17 Texas, 4-0, Sunday afternoon as part of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center. The victory sends the Tar Heels (4-0) to the ITA Indoor National Championships that runs Feb. 10-13 in New Haven, Conn. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Men's Tennis Earns Spot In ITA Team Indoor Championships

Senior Ronnie Schneider’s straight-sets win at No. 1 singles Saturday night clinched a 4-1 victory over visiting Vanderbilt and earned the North Carolina men’s tennis team a spot in the ITA National Team Indoor Championships Feb. 17-20 in Charlottesville, Va. UNC, the defending champion, reached the 16-team championship weekend for the third year in a row. (GoHeels.com)

Turner's Take: Milestones and Measuring Sticks

"Are the guys talking about national team championship?" Carolina men's tennis coach Sam Paul asks. "Are they saying that, defending champions?" They aren't. Not really. Paul's team won the program's first-ever ITA National Indoor Championship a year ago in Charlottesville. And so for the first time they are the defending champions. But they aren't talking about that. (GoHeels.com)

'They were superheroes': UNC men's tennis stays close with Macholl family

As the North Carolina men’s tennis team honored head coach Sam Paul for becoming the winningest tennis coach in program history on Sunday, the Tar Heels couldn’t help but notice a special member of their team was missing: Mick Macholl. “Mick went through things much harder,” senior Jack Murray said. (Daily Tar Heel)

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