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Cassandra Vazquez seals win for UNC women's tennis

North Carolina freshman Cassandra Vazquez had only played singles twice heading into Friday’s match between the No. 2 North Carolina women’s tennis team and No. 12 Virginia, but she stepped up at a critical moment to clinch a 4-3 victory.

Five-star basketball recruit Theo Pinson signs with UNC

Five-star recruit Theo Pinson out of High Point, N.C., made his college decision Wednesday, choosing the Tar Heels over Georgetown, Indiana and Louisville. He also received interest from Duke and NC State, among other schools. He made the decision at his school, Wesleyan Christian Academy, in front of family and friends.

Women's tennis team safe in Boston

When the North Carolina women’s tennis team went to sleep early Thursday night in Boston, they were just preparing for a match Friday against Boston College. They woke up alarmed and shocked with the news from their coach, Brian Kalbas, that the hotel was on lockdown.

Women's tennis notebook: UNC picks up two weekend wins

The No. 1 North Carolina women’s tennis team defeated No. 27 Georgia Tech 4-0 and No. 16 Clemson 4-3 this weekend to raise its record to 19-2 (5-1 ACC). Here are a few notes from the weekend: Facing familiar faces When UNC took on the Yellow Jackets on Friday, sophomore Caroline Price saw some opponents who she’s known for quite some time having grown up in Georgia. “I’ve been playing with the girls in doubles since I was 10 years old,” Price said.

Notebook: Women's tennis team secures first team national title

The North Carolina women’s tennis team won the program’s first national title on Monday after defeating No. 2 UCLA 4-3 in the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Va. The Daily Tar Heel covered the weekend’s tournament, but there were a few extra storylines worth noting.