Menu

UNC Field Hockey

Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Field Hockey.

Ashley Hoffman Selected As Honda Award Finalist

Tar Heel junior Ashley Hoffman has been selected as one of four nominees for this year's Honda Sports Award for Field Hockey, announced Wednesday by the Collegiate Women in Sports Awards (CWSA). Hoffman was named the 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Player of the Year and the ACC Tournament MVP in leading UNC to the ACC Championship. (GoHeels.com)

Three Tar Heels Earn All-America Field Hockey Honors

Three field hockey juniors earned Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-America honors Tuesday. Ashley Hoffman and Eva van't Hoog were named to the first team and Malin Evert was named to the third team. Hoffman and van't Hoog bring the total number of Tar Heels earning first-team All-America honors in field hockey to 38, on 62 occasions. (GoHeels.com)

Four Tar Heels Earn All-Region Field Hockey Honors

Four North Carolina field hockey players have been named to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I All-South Region squads, announced on Monday. Tar Heel juniors Malin Evert, Ashley Hoffman and Eva van't Hoog were named to the All-Region first team, and senior Gab Major was named to the second team. (GoHeels.com)

Total Tar Heels: Nov. 22, 2017

As we look ahead to Thanksgiving tomorrow, read on for numerous ways that UNC student-athletes show their gratitude and give back to our community. We're grateful for the way they represent Carolina. Total Tar Heels is a digest that provides a behind-the-scenes look at UNC student-athletes and some of the things they do away from competition. (GoHeels.com)

Malin Evert, Eva Van’t Hoog Selected to NCAA Field Hockey All-Tournament Team

North Carolina hunior midfielders Malin Evert and Eva Van’t Hoog were each named to the NCAA Field Hockey All-Tournament Team for their efforts during UNC’s run to its ninth straight Final Four appearance. Van’t Hoog scored three of her seven goals this season in the NCAA Tournament, while Evert helped provide a steadying force on both ends of the field. (Chapelboro.com)

Paris Kea Living Up To The Hype, UNC Olympic Sport Notes

As the North Carolina women's basketball team has navigated a 2-2 start, Paris Kea has lived up to the hype that landed her a spot on the preseason All-ACC team. Averaging 25.3 points through four games, Kea leads the ACC in scoring. She also ranks fourth in the conference with a 58.8 shooting percentage. But she's excelled in other areas, as well. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Field Hockey Falls To Top-Ranked UConn In NCAA Shootout

The 2017 UNC field hockey season and the Tar Heels' ninth consecutive final four run ended Friday with a penalty-shootout loss to top-ranked and undefeated Connecticut, 2-1 in an NCAA Tournament semifinals game at the University of Louisville. UNC finishes the fall with a record of 18-5, while UConn (22-0) advances to the NCAA championship game on Sunday. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Field Hockey Enjoying Return Trip To Louisville

Two weeks after winning the ACC championship at Louisville's Trager Stadium, the UNC field hockey team is back on familiar turf to play for another title. The fourth-ranked Tar Heels will take on undefeated Connecticut, the top-seed in the NCAA Tournament field, on Friday at 2 p.m. in the first NCAA semifinal game. Michigan and Maryland meet in the other. (GoHeels.com)

Defense Leads UNC Field Hockey To Final Four, Olympic Notes

It seemed appropriate for UNC to extend its season behind its defense. The Tar Heels had allowed only two goals in their first four postseason games. Before surrendering one in the 35th minute Sunday, 250 minutes, 30 seconds of game time separated them from the last goal they surrendered. UNC's defense will continue to be key Friday, when it faces No. 1 Connecticut. (GoHeels.com)

UNC Field Hockey Earns 9th Consecutive Final Four Berth

The UNC field hockey team is headed to the NCAA final four for the ninth year in a row and the 22nd time in program history after beating No. 11 Princeton Sunday 3-2 (Highlights). On the University of Virginia's Turf Field, the Tar Heels held the lead last but couldn't celebrate until well after the clock had gone to zero in the NCAA Tournament second round game. (GoHeels.com)

No. 6 UNC Field Hockey Advances To NCAA Second Round With 4-0 Shutout Of Saint Joseph's

Sixth-ranked North Carolina opened NCAA Field Hockey Tournament play Saturday with a 4-0 first-round win over No. 15 Saint Joseph's (Highlights). Paced by senior Gab Major's two goals, the Tar Heels led 3-0 at halftime en route to their third consecutive shutout victory. The Tar Heels will face the winner of Saturday's second game between Princeton and Virginia. (GoHeels.com)

Video: UNC Field Hockey Coach Karen Shelton on Being a Champion

Tar Heels field hockey coach Karen Shelton discusses the factors that attract championship student-athletes to the University of North Carolina and the type of character and work ethic it takes for those players to compete at an elite level on the field and in life. View Video...

UNC's Graduation Success Rate Rises In NCAA Data

Nine Carolina teams scored 100 percent for the four-year period in their respective Graduation Success Rates (GSR) including men's and women's fencing, field hockey, women's golf, gymnastics, women's lacrosse, women's swimming and diving, men's tennis and volleyball. Nineteen sports topped 80 percent and 23 sports reached at least 75 percent in the GSR. (GoHeels.com)

One day, two ACC championships and NYC Marathon win

Sunday was a day for Tar Heel victories. UNC’s field hockey and women’s soccer team both claimed ACC championships, and 2004 UNC graduate Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years. “We did it,” Flanagan posted online along with a photo of her holding an outstretched American flag. (UNC.edu)

North Carolina Field Hockey Claims Program's 20th ACC Crown

The North Carolina field hockey team claimed its 20th Atlantic Coast Conference championship in program history Sunday, defeating host Louisville 1-0 at Trager Stadium (Highlights). Junior Malin Evert scored the game-winner in the 19th minute of play and the Tar Heel defense held on to earn its second shutout in as many games, the seventh of the season. (GoHeels.com)

Next >

© 2005-2017 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.