UNC men's soccer freshman keeper earns the start
UNC has always been the team James Pyle envisioned himself playing for. After redshirting his freshman season, Pyle earned the starting nod this season from Coach Carlos Somoano after an exhibition season where he allowed only one goal. Pyle proceeded to start both of UNC’s opening matches this weekend — posting two shutouts and collecting eight saves.
Video: UNC Women's Soccer Takes Austin
Go behind the scenes with the UNC women's soccer team on their weekend road trip to Austin, Texas where they went 2-0 and still found time to take over the hotel pool for a painful looking belly flop contest.
Zach Wright Pushes UNC Men's Soccer Past Broncos
Zach Wright’s first-half goal propelled No. 5 North Carolina to a 3-0 victory over the Santa Clara Broncos Sunday night at Fetzer Field. With five seconds remaining in the first stanza, Andy Lopez had little time to set up the sixth corner of the half, but his cross connected with Wright in the box to put the Tar Heels up 1-0. The sophomore’s header marked his first goal of the season and second in his career.
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Highlights vs Santa Clara
The Tar Heel offense was dominant, getting goals from Zach Wright, a penalty kick from Raby George, and a beautiful deflection from Andy Lopez in a 3-0 shutout of Santa Clara on August 30, 2015.
Green, Newfield Lead UNC Women's Soccer Past UTSA
Summer Green and Alexa Newfield each scored two goals for UNC as the Tar Heel women’s soccer team defeated the UTSA Roadrunners 5-0 in the Texas Invitational Sunday morning at Mike A. Myers Stadium. Green had the opening two goals of the game and Newfield scored once in each half. Jessie Scarpa tallied her first career goal as a Tar Heel to wrap up the 5-0 win.
UNC Women's Soccer Blanks Texas 2-0
Fifth-ranked North Carolina got goals from Cameron Castleberry and Joanna Boyles in the opening five minutes of the second half to beat Texas 2-0 in women’s soccer before a crowd of 2,195 at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the Longhorn campus. UNC improved to 3-0 with the win as it recorded its third straight clean sheet on the young season.
Video: UNC Women's Soccer Highlights vs. Texas
Cameron Castleberry and Joanna Boyles both score early in the second half to give the Tar Heels a 2-0 victory on the road against Texas on August 28, 2015.
Raby George's Penalty Kick Lifts Carolina Over FIU
Raby George’s penalty kick lifted No. 5 North Carolina to a 1-0 season-opening victory over FIU on Friday night from Fetzer Field. While Andy Lopez made a play on the the ball, it deflected off his foot and an FIU defender was whistled for a hand ball, giving Carolina a penalty kick opportunity. George calmly scored from the penalty area in the 82nd minute.
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Highlights vs. FIU
Raby George buried a penalty kick late in the second half to give the Tar Heels a 1-0 victory over Florida International in UNC's first game of the season on August 28, 2015.
Meghan Klingenberg named to 2015 World Cup All-Star Squad
A day after Meghan Klingenberg scored a goal in her hometown, the Richland native has earned another accolade. Klingenberg earned a spot on the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup All-Star Squad, FIFA's Technical Study Group announced today. The starting defender on the U.S. women's national team, which won its third World Cup last month, played every minute of the World Cup at left back.
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Preseason Exhibition All-Access
Go behind the scenes with the North Carolina men's soccer team. Follow the Tar Heels throughout the day as they prepare for their preseason exhibition game.
Broadcast Schedule Announced For UNC Men's Soccer
North Carolina’s home match against nationally-ranked Notre Dame on Friday, Sept. 18 will be carried on ESPNU, highlighting the broadcast schedule for the Tar Heel men’s soccer team during the 2015 season. Carolina’s other 11 home matches can be seen live on either ESPN3 or GoHeelsTV. In addition, road games at Pittsburgh and Wake Forest can be found on ESPN3.
Summer Green keeps fighting for UNC women's soccer
Now a senior, Summer Green is taking on the challenge of holding her starting job. Her main goal this year: focusing on the task at hand. The forward snatched at the opportunity to do exactly that in her first start of the season against Fresno State on Sunday. In just seven minutes and 14 seconds, Green tied her season scoring total from 2014 with the game’s first two goals.
Offensive Explosion Lifts UNC Women's Soccer Past Fresno State
Summer Green and Annie Kingman each scored twice as the seventh-ranked UNC women’s soccer team powered past Fresno State 7-0 Sunday afternoon at Fetzer Field in the fourth and final game of the 2015 Carolina Nike Classic. The seven goals were the most for the Tar Heels in a game since they defeated Middle Tennessee 7-1 on September 17, 2010.
Video: UNC Women's Soccer Highlights vs. Fresno State
The Tar Heels' women's soccer team scored early and often in a 7-0 shutout of Fresno State at Fetzer Field on August 23, 2015.