Men's lacrosse

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The Tar Heels celebrate after defeating the undefeated Terps.

UNC men's lacrosse beats No. 1 Maryland 10-8

All season long, North Carolina men’s lacrosse coach Joe Breschi has been preaching that success comes from a full 60 minutes of great play. And against a top-ranked Maryland team, that maxim was more important than ever.


UNC MLAX vs Darmouth

Holman, Sankey shine in rain

A career day from two North Carolina men’s lacrosse attackmen catapulted the No. 14 Tar Heels to a dominant 13-5 victory against Dartmouth Monday.


UNC men's lacrosse prepares for Fairfield

After a fourth-quarter collapse against then-No. 13 Massachusetts that handed then-No. 7 North Carolina men’s lacrosse team its first loss of the season, the Tar Heels were left with questions about their ability to finish games. Saturday at Fetzer Field against No.


UNC Men's Lacrosse played Loyola in a scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.

Freshmen see more time

Out of the 14 true freshmen listed on the North Carolina men’s lacrosse team’s roster, coach Joe Breschi has started just two — Evan Connell and Steve Pontrello — in UNC’s two scrimmages this season.


UNC Men's Lacrosse played Loyola in a scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.

Tar Heels down Loyola in scrimmage

In preparation for one of the most difficult schedules in the nation this season, the North Carolina men’s lacrosse team scheduled two scrimmages, one of which was against defending national champion Loyola.


UNC lacrosse opens up tough preseason

Last season, a trio of freshmen, Joey Sankey, Jimmy Bitter and Chad Tutton, infused the North Carolina men’s lacrosse team with a new, fresh energy. After navigating through the beginning of their first collegiate season, the three freshmen worked their way into the starting lineup and made an instant impact. Bitter was the second leading scorer on the ACC Championship-runner up squad with 27 goals while Sankey and Tutton netted 22 and 20, respectively. This season the trio will have a year of playing and an offseason of weightlifting and training under their belts. “(Bitter and Tutton are) both still improving,” senior attackman Marcus Holman said.


Tar Heels cruise on Senior Day

Games on Senior Night are supposed to be about showcasing the senior members of a team, but in No. 5 North Carolina’s (11-5) 19-5 rout of Michigan (1-13), a junior stole the spotlight.