9/29/2013 4:39pm

Stout goalkeeping stops Tar Heels

When the No. 1 North Carolina field hockey team took on its Tobacco Road rivals, No. 9 Duke Friday, the Blue Devil’s goalie Lauren Blazing held a career-high of nine saves.

9/25/2013 4:12pm

UNC outside hitter Leigh Andrew (4) hits the ball.

Leigh Andrew excels against Wolfpack

She got dressed, put on her light blue uniform — number four — and asked sophomore middle blocker Paige Neuenfeldt what color headband she wanted to wear Wednesday against N.C. State. The two always match — it’s a sign of their friendship.

9/8/2013 5:07pm

Volleyball team sweeps Bobcat Invitational

Character and confidence are what coach Joe Sagula said his team showed this past weekend in Athens, Ohio, after the No. 24 North Carolina volleyball squad swept the competition and came away with the title at the annual Bobcat Invitational.

8/25/2013 4:30pm

	Sophomore middle blocker Paige Neuenfeldt (5) led the Tar Heels with a 135 blocks during the 2012 season.

Neuenfeldt shines in intersquad volleyball scrimmage

It was the second set of the North Carolina volleyball team’s annual Blue vs. White Scrimmage and sophomore middle blocker Paige Neuenfeldt had just missed a block. The 6-foot-2 reigning ACC Freshman of the Year looked up, saw another member of her team laughing on the other side of the net, and returned to her position on the front line, preparing for the upcoming play. She had one thought. “Give me that ball back,” she said. “Give it right back to me.

11/11/2012 10:04pm

UNC rebounds against Tigers

After a heartbreaking loss to Georgia Tech in Atlanta on Thursday, coach Joe Sagula said the North Carolina volleyball team needed a different approach if it was going to defeat Clemson on the road Saturday.