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UNC field hockey celebrates their third consecutive national championship on Sunday, May 9 in Chapel Hill. The Tar Heels triumphed over the Michigan Wolverines 4-3.

After short offseason, UNC field hockey looks to continue its dominance

Only three months after the UNC field hockey team won its third straight national championship, the team is already looking ahead to continue its streak.  Junior back Madison Orobono, senior forward Erin Matson and junior midfielder Paityn Wirth are representing Team USA in the Junior Pan American Championships, meaning they will miss the rest of UNC’s preseason and opening weekend.  To fill in those gaps, the Tar Heels have welcomed nine new players to the roster. 

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Nate Wood is the UNC NCAA Compliance Officer. Photo courtesy of UNC Athletics. 

Q&A: UNC assistant athletic director for compliance discusses the future of NIL

Since the implementation of the new name, image and likeness permissions on June 30, NCAA compliance officers across the country are taking on new responsibilities. Nate Wood, who serves as the assistant athletic director for compliance at UNC, has experienced these changes first-hand. The Daily Tar Heel sat down with Wood to ask about how his daily responsibilities have changed amid the new NIL permissions.

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