225 years of Tar Heels: Mia Hamm
|Hometown:||Wichita Falls, TX|
|High School:||Notre Dame Catholic|
|Born:||March 17, 1972 (46)|
|Notes:||World Football Hall of Fame, 4x NCAA Champion, 2x Olympic Gold Medalist|
Carolina is affectionately known as the “University of National Champions.” With 22 national championships, including 21 NCAA championships, there’s no Tar Heel team that lives...Friday October 26, 2018
UNC Women's Soccer: A Family Affair
Brianna Pinto wants nothing else, nor do many girls soccer players her age. A young North Carolina fan, she decorates the Carolina Blue walls inside...Tuesday August 21, 2018
The story of Harry Williamson, UNC’s first ever Olympian
Before Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm or any other Tar Heel made it to the Olympics, Harry Williamson was the first. Williamson was a star in...
Sunday August 5, 2018
Mia Hamm Q&A
When you speak at events like this, what do you try to impart to the young people in attendance? Mia Hamm: "For us, it’s just...
Saturday June 2, 2018
Mia Hamm reflects on friendship with Pat Summitt during trip to Knoxville
One of the greatest soccer players of all time was in Knoxville on Saturday. Mia Hamm, two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-time FIFA World Cup...
Sunday May 13, 2018
Come see the Tar Heels play (and run, and jump, and throw)
When people think about the Tar Heels, they think about Michael Jordan, Vince Carter and Julius Peppers. A younger generation thinks of Marcus Paige, Harrison...
Saturday April 14, 2018
Mia Hamm remains a soccer hero to fans of all ages
Mia Hamm won four NCAA titles. She later became a hero to millions of girls around the country. Hamm was part of Women’s World Cup...
Sunday February 4, 2018
Q&A With Mia Hamm
It's been 24 years since Mia Hamm played her final match for the UNC women's soccer team. But her ties to UNC still run deep...Thursday September 14, 2017
U.S. Soccer legends Mia Hamm & Kristine Lilly host soccer camp
It's one thing to attend a summer soccer camp. It's a completely other thing to be learning from some of the best players to ever...
Sunday July 23, 2017
UNC has impressive young alumni in a variety of fields
Andy Griffith, Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm — need I name more? UNC is home to some amazing people who have made their mark following graduation...
Friday July 7, 2017