The No. 9 North Carolina volleyball team won its sixth straight game on Sunday, sweeping Miami 3-0 to cap off a very successful weekend (25-20, 25-10, 25-18).
The Tar Heels (14-2, 6-0 ACC) looked confident coming into this game, and their play proved why. The first set was close to start, with Miami (7-11, 1-5 ACC) jumping out to a 4-2 lead. This would not last, however, as UNC quickly responded with a 6-0 run to go up 8-4. North Carolina carried this momentum throughout the set, and finished with a solid 25-20 win.
UNC has started sets well all season, and the second set was no exception. The Tar Heels jumped out to an 8-1 lead and cruised to a 25-10 win. The entire team took hold of the game. The Tar Heels were playing with heaps of energy and looked unbeatable.
After taking a 9-4 lead to start the third set, the tank was empty for Miami. First-year Julia Scoles dominated the final frame, notching eight kills in a furious game clinching run for North Carolina.