In Sunday’s Senior Day match against Clemson, each senior on the North Carolina men’s tennis team got to play together for the first time all season long. And because of their efforts, they grabbed a 6-1 victory in their final home match.
North Carolina pitcher Lori Spingola battled back from a tough start and tossed her second no-hitter of the season in Wednesday’s 8-0 win against South Carolina.
UNC comes into the ACC championships with the best conference record of any team this season at 6-1. In order to win the championship, UNC will have to outperform N.C. State, which was the only ACC team to defeat UNC in a dual meet during the regular season, and the Virginia Cavaliers, who have won the conference title all but one year since 1999.
At North Carolina, even the coaches recognize when their athletes have a lot of schoolwork to do. That’s why gymnastics coach Derek Galvin decided to make sure that his team’s No. 1 mission for the week was to survive it.