WOMENS SOCCER


9/4/2017 7:00pm

UNC forward Alessia Russo (19) fights for control over the ball against UNC-Wilmington on Sept. 3. 

Two UNC women's soccer international first-years thrive on and off the field

Adjusting to life as a first-year in college comes with more than its fair share of struggles. Getting used to dorm life, familiarizing yourself with campus, finding your classes and making friends in a new environment are just some of the tasks each new student goes through in his or her first several weeks at college.


WOMEN'S SOCCER: No. 6 North Carolina 2, No. 12 Duke 1 8/21/2017 7:37pm

Jessie Scarpa (12) defends the ball against Duke players on Friday at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.

A homecoming in Cary: two UNC women's soccer redshirts reunite in 2-1 win over Duke

CARY — Three minutes into the golden goal overtime of the first game of the 2017 season, the No. 6 North Carolina women’s soccer team packed seven players into No. 12 Duke’s 18-yard box, with its best free kick-taker standing at the corner flag and one of its best finishers positioned near the far post.    


8/18/2017 10:31pm

Jessie Scarpa (12) defends the ball against Duke players on Friday at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.

North Carolina women's soccer team defeats Duke, 2-1, in overtime thriller

Redshirt junior Jessie Scarpa and redshirt senior Joanna Boyles — two Tar Heels who hadn’t played a regular season game for UNC since 2015 — connected on and finished off a cross just three minutes into overtime of Friday’s match to give the No. 6 North Carolina women’s soccer team a 2-1 win over No. 12 Duke.   


11/27/2016 11:29pm

UNC goalkeeper Lindsey Harris (23) makes a save against Wake Forest on Oct. 9.

Lindsey Harris saves the day for UNC women's soccer

In the North Carolina women’s soccer team’s 1-0 win over South Carolina in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals Friday, redshirt senior goalkeeper Lindsey Harris broke the UNC record for saves in a season, finishing the game with 91 on the year.