Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Lacrosse.
Chris Gray Named ACC Men’s Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year
North Carolina senior attackman Chris Gray was named the Atlantic Coast Conference’s 2021 Men’s Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year and leads the All-ACC Academic Men’s Lacrosse Team, announced Tuesday by the league. Gray is North Carolina's first ACC Men’s Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year honoree since the award was established in 2007. (The ACC
Eight UNC Women's Lacrosse Players Named Academic All-ACC
Eight UNC Women's Lacrosse players have earned spots on the All-ACC Academic Team, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Tuesday. Tar Heels on the team included Katie Hoeg, Ally Mastroianni, Taylor Moreno, Jamie Ortega, Emma Trenchard, Tayler Warehime, Catie Woodruff, and Caitlyn Wurzburger. Hoeg and Trenchard are three-time honorees. (GoHeels.com
Ten Tar Heels Headline U.S. Women's Lacrosse Training Camp Roster
Ten current and former North Carolina women's lacrosse players have earned invitations to a training camp for the U.S women's national team to be held June 29 through July 1 at USA Lacrosse headquarters. UNC and U.S. National Team head coach Jenny Levy made the announcement on Monday. Of the 36 players to earn invitations, 10 are Tar Heels. (GoHeels.com
Four Tar Heels Lead Inaugural Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse College Draft
Four members of the 2021 North Carolina women's lacrosse team were picked in the inaugural Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse College Draft. Tar Heels Katie Hoeg, Kerrigan Miller, Kayla Wood, and Catie Woodruff went in the draft. All draftees will be invited to be part of Athlete Unlimited Lacrosse's inaugural season to be held from July 23 to August 22. (GoHeels.com
Taylor Moreno Named Women's Lacrosse National Goalkeeper Of The Year
North Carolina senior Taylor Moreno picked up the 2021 National Goalkeeper of the Year award from the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association, the IWLCA announced Thursday. Moreno finished second in the nation in goals against average (6.65) and save percentage (.549) and led UNC to the ACC championship and the NCAA Semifinals. (GoHeels.com
Breaking down UNC women's lacrosse coach Jenny Levy's Hall of Fame career so far
UNC women’s lacrosse head coach Jenny Levy often says, "The game has no memory." Levy was named to the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame on May 26 as part of the 2021 class, enshrining her legacy as one of the greats of the game for which she says has no memory. This accolade just adds to the illustrious career, as a player and coach, Levy has had. (Daily Tar Heel
Five Tar Heels Named Women's Lacrosse First-Team All-America
The Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association has named its 2021 All-America teams. Katie Hoeg, Jamie Ortega, Ally Mastroianni, Emma Trenchard, and Taylor Moreno made the first team. Hoeg, Ortega, and Trenchard each did so for the second time. All five also earned first-team honors from Inside Lacrosse and USA Lacrosse magazines. (GoHeels.com
Carolina Insider Podcast: UNC Athletic Year Recap & More
Take a final look at the 2020-21 athletic year at UNC with Jones Angell and Adam Lucas. Also, UNC grad Rob Friedman (AKA @PitchingNinja) joins the show. Plus, Dickie V revisits his roots, Duke played that Cascada song at Coach K's retirement press conference, and we announce the 2021 Poddy nominees.
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Taylor Moreno A Finalist For Honda Award
UNC goalie Taylor Moreno joined three other women's lacrosse players as finalists for the 2021 Honda Sport Award for Lacrosse on Monday. Moreno, Lizzie Colson of the University of Maryland, Stony Brook University's Ally Kennedy and Boston College's Charlotte North are the four finalists for the Class of 2021 Honda Sport Award for Lacrosse. (GoHeels.com
NCAA semifinal loss leaves North Carolina women’s lacrosse wondering ‘if only'
If only two more of the North Carolina women’s lacrosse team's 21 shots on goal had gone in, then the Tar Heels would have been playing for a national championship on Sunday. That’s the takeaway from Friday’s NCAA Tournament semifinal game: if only. If only this had happened. If only that had happened. But that’s not the way the ball bounced. (Daily Tar Heel