The North Carolina track and field team was led by redshirt-senior Daniel McArthur at the Virginia Tech Invitational, who set a new school record in men's shot put. Twelve other Tar Heels added to the impressive showing, setting personal bests of their own.
The North Carolina track and field team had a strong starting for its first meeting of the year, with the men's team finishing first and the women's team finishing fourth, along with six Tar Heels winning six individual events.
North Carolina only sent two divers to the 2019 USA Diving National Winter Championships, but that didn't stop Emily Grund from advancing to her first senior-level finals.
Sophomore Lilly Higgs led the way for the Tar Heels, qualifying for the finals in two events and winning her group in one of them.
The North Carolina cross country competed in the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships in Earlysville, Virginia on Friday. The women placed sixth and the men eighth, and with redshirt junior Paige Hofstad’s ninth-place finish in the women’s 6k she advanced to the NCAA Championships.
Senior Sara Daavettila defeated three players ranked in the top-17 in the nation, including the 2019 NCAA Singles Champion, en route to winning the Oracle ITA Fall National Championship singles title.
Redshirt-junior Paige Hofstad earned All-ACC honors at the 2019 ACC Cross Country Championships with her fifth-place finish, the best finish for a UNC runner since 2014.
The North Carolina rowing team raced eight different combinations in the Princeton Chase on Sunday, with the fastest time of the day coming from UNC's first varsity eight in the first round.
Simon Soendergaard and Mac Kiger took home the doubles championship for the ITA Carolina Regional on Monday while Josh Peck advanced to the semifinals in singles competition.
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