WOMENS-LACROSSE


5/29/2016 2:14pm

The North Carolina women's lacrosse team defeated Maryland 13-7 to capture the NCAA championship on Sunday at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, PA.

UNC women's lacrosse wins national championship with 13-7 win over Maryland

The North Carolina women’s lacrosse team defeated the Maryland Terrapins, 13-7, in Chester, Pa., on Sunday afternoon to win the national title. Led by goalie Megan Ward, who recorded a career-high 14 saves, the No. 3 Tar Heels (20-2) held No. 1 Maryland (22-1) to just seven goals and won their program’s second national championship.

5/1/2016 5:17pm

The North Carolina women's lacrosse team poses after its 15-14 overtime win against Syracuse on Sunday for the ACC Championship.

UNC women's lacrosse wins ACC Championship over Syracuse, 15-14

The North Carolina women’s lacrosse team mounted two furious comebacks, survived a miracle last-second goal from Syracuse that sent the game to overtime, killed a two-man down penalty at the start of the overtime period and ended up coming out on top 15-14 to win the ACC title inside Lane Stadium in Blacksburg, Va. on Sunday.