The outcome of a 75 minute field hockey game is contingent upon the 60 minutes preceding it. Bad warm-ups equal bad results, and this weekend in Louisville, Ky., UNC’s field hockey team learned this lesson the hard way.
Nearly 5,000 fans poured into Fetzer Stadium Saturday to watch No. 5 North Carolina take on No. 9 Virginia in a men’s lacrosse matchup.
Joey Sankey is never satisfied with scoring the easy goal.
After junior Chad Tutton fell into an early-season scoring slump, the North Carolina men’s lacrosse coaching staff offered two words of advice.
The North Carolina men’s lacrosse team battled relentlessly against Notre Dame for 60 minutes, however, the Tar Heels’ fate was decided in five.
The No. 8 North Carolina women’s basketball team shot a season-low 26.8 percent in Sunday’s loss to Virginia Tech. But if there was one high note, it was Xylina McDaniel’s performance.
Carmichael Arena served as the backdrop for a tale of two teams Thursday night.
North Carolina goalkeeper Anna Sieloff has proven she has capable hands, having allowed only six goals all season.
In its 32 back-to-back years of play in the NCAA tournament, the No. 1 seeded North Carolina women’s soccer team has faced countless opponents.
North Carolina freshman Colton Storm’s chip arched toward the far corner of the net, but the shot landed harmlessly in the gloves of the UNC-Wilmington keeper with no Tar Heel blue in sight. Storm immediately threw up his hands in frustration — his figure illuminated by the scoreboard ticking down the final minutes of the match.
Seconds after the ball whizzed down the seam of the Indiana goal, senior Crystal Dunn let out a whoop and leaped into the arms of freshman Amber Munerlyn.
Senior Crystal Dunn watched her teammates take the field Friday night from a much different vantage point than her usual commanding position in the center of the field.
Although the North Carolina men’s soccer team outshot UNC-Wilmington 8-3 in the first half of Tuesday’s contest, it was the Seahawks that left the field with the one goal advantage. The Tar Heels have notoriously struggled all season in the offensive half, but they immediately charged the Seahawk defense at the sound of the first whistle.