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Sophomore Liam Dixon competes in the pole vault during the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup on Jan. 13 in Eddie Smith Field House.

UNC track and field breaks records at final event before ACC Championships

On Feb. 17, 1974, UNC's Tony Waldrop set an indoor mile world record of 3:55. Forty-four years later, the 2018 North Carolina men's and women's track and field teams set some records of their own. In the UCS Invitational this past weekend in Winston-Salem, UNC took first place in two events and second in two others. It was the team's final event of the indoor regular season before the ACC indoor track and field championships.


The North Carolina swim and dive team celebrated it senior night on Jan. 26 against N.C. State in Koury Natatorium.

North Carolina swimming and diving swept at Duke

The North Carolina swimming and diving teams headed to Durham on Saturday for their last dual meet in the regular season. Both teams kept it close, but ultimately fell to Duke on their senior night. The No. 21 women lost to Duke, 151-149, and the men fell 157.5-142.5.


Runners compete in the women's hurdles event during the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup on Jan. 13 in Eddie Smith Field House.

UNC track and field has strong individual performances, mixed results at Notre Dame Invitational

The North Carolina track and field teams headed to South Bend on Saturday to compete in the Notre Dame Invitational. The women placed second out of seven schools with 86 points and the men placed fifth out of six schools with 71 points. Heptathlete Will Eskew and high jumpers Nicole Green and Draven Crist also had strong performances at the Clemson Invitational over the weekend.