Jennifer Kessinger


UNC softball pushes past Phoenix 11-4

North Carolina softball coach Donna Papa likes her team to imagine each hit pushing its opponent down. And the Tar Heels used that mentality to claim a decisive 11-4 win against the Elon Phoenix Wednesday night at Anderson Stadium.

Maryland edges Tar Heels in home debut

History repeated itself when the North Carolina gymnastics team took on Maryland in Carmichael Arena on Saturday. The team’s season opener was marked by individual triumphs, but the Tar Heels eventually fell to the Terrapins, losing the meet 193-192.6.

UNC volleyball looks to finish season strong

Even coming off its worst losing streak of the season, the North Carolina volleyball team feels just as confident as ever going into its final three matches. That’s because this time, the Tar Heels (21-9, 12-5 ACC) will be back in familiar and comfortable territory, playing Clemson, Georgia Tech and N.C. State in Carmichael Arena.

North Carolina field hockey team dominates Wake Forest

The North Carolina field hockey players know that the first five minutes of a game are critical for setting the pace and securing a win. So it came as no surprise when the Tar Heels scored their first goal just two minutes into the game, with junior forward Elizabeth Stephens leading the charge.

UNC volleyball sweeps weekend

Veteran play from senior outside hitter Courtney Johnston, the Tar Heel Classic tournament MVP, senior middle hitter Christine Vaughen and junior libero Kaylie Gibson lifted the Tar Heels to a 9-4 record for the season.