Despite its national reputation as a men's basketball school, UNC has had plenty of success with its women's soccer and field hockey programs, and deserves to be recognized as such.
"The next step for this group is to come out from the start and use their toughness as an advantage, not as a savior," Banghart said. A late run in the fourth quarter by the UNC women's basketball team fell short against No. 5 Louisville after the Tar Heels suffered an early-game deficit.
UNC women's tennis team's performance on Saturday showed the strength of its experienced core with several new faces getting playing time. With senior players acting as mentors to their younger teammates, the women's tennis team began their spring season with two wins.
Redshirt sophomores Clay Lautt and Jaime Hernandez extended their hot starts to the wrestling season with a pair of dominant victories in UNC's 22-15 win over Chattanooga.
The No. 1 North Carolina field hockey team (19-0, 6-0 acc) defeated Boston College (13-7, 4-2 ACC) 3-1 on Sunday to preserve a perfect season and capture the team's third ACC title in a row.
“Each game we have got to get a tiny bit better, and I thought tonight was our first start at that,” Banghart said.
UNC senior Zoe Redei's career with the North Carolina women's soccer team has been revived in the 2019 season, culminating with a game-winning goal on Senior Day.
This season's group of linebackers features players who have shown versatility by changing positions and following defensive coordinator Jay Bateman's defensive schemes.
The North Carolina men’s golf team finished in seventh place out of 14 teams at the Golf Club of Georgia Invitational over the weekend.