Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Soccer.
Second Half Heroics By Newfield, Boyles Lift UNC Women's Soccer
Alexa Newfield and Joanna Boyles combined to make the key plays in the second half as ninth-ranked North Carolina rallied past 15th-ranked Notre Dame 2-1 in women’s soccer action Thursday night at Fetzer Field. The comeback win halted the Tar Heels’ losing streak at three games and kept them firmly in the picture for a bid to the ACC Tournament.
Tar Heels Serve The Community For Carolina Outreach
UNC students were on fall break last Thursday and Friday, giving Tar Heels the chance to rest, catch up on school work and in some cases head home for the weekend. But many student-athletes who stayed in Chapel Hill for practice and competition also spent time helping out in the Chapel Hill community. Take a look at some recent Carolina Outreach outreach activities.
The Lone-Tar Connection
“He’s a Texas guy. Texas guys, we just play hard, and that’s what he does,” Carlos Somoano said of Tucker Hume after the forward scored with three seconds left in the first half against North Florida. Somoano has been the Tar Heel men’s soccer head coach since 2011, when he became the second rookie coach in history to win a national championship.
Warren Marshall Leads UNC Men's Soccer To 6-1 Win At Campbell
Two goals from Warren Marshall helped propel No. 5 North Carolina to a 6-1 victory over Campbell Tuesday night. UNC (12-1-1) bounced back from its first loss of the season by scoring a season-high six goals against the Camels, who fall to 5-7 on the season. Carolina wasted no time in getting on the scoreboard in the fifth minute. Tucker Hume drew a foul and a free kick just outside the top of the 18-yard box.
UNC Women's Soccer Dedicates Game To Childhood Cancer Awareness
The UNC women’s soccer team will add an extra color to its Carolina Blue on Thursday when it hosts a Childhood Cancer Awareness Game on Thursday evening. The Tar Heels take on Notre Dame at 7 p.m. at Fetzer Field and fans are encouraged to add gold or yellow to their blue in support of the cause. Both teams will wear yellow bracelets and fans will receive yellow ribbons when they arrive at the game.
UNC Men's Soccer Falls 1-0 At Wake Forest
An early first-half goal by No. 4 Wake Forest was the difference in a 1-0 victory over second-ranked North Carolina Saturday night at a sold-out Spry Stadium.
Jacori Hayes slotted home a ball in the 17th minute to give Wake Forest (10-1-2, 4-0-2 ACC) an early lead. He collected a pass at the top of the box and rang his shot off the right post for a 1-0 advantage over the Tar Heels.
10-Year Drought Ends For Duke In 1-0 Win Over UNC Women's Soccer
A goal by Imani Dorsey with less than two minutes left in the first half was the difference in the game as the seventh-ranked North Carolina women’s soccer team fell to arch-rival Duke 1-0 at Fetzer Field before a crowd of 4,011. The game marked only the third victory by the Blue Devils in the 41-game history of the series. The Tar Heels now lead the series 37-3-1.
For The Winn: UNC Men's Soccer Downs College of Charleston
Alan Winn’s last-minute heroics pushed No. 2 North Carolina over the College of Charleston 3-2 Tuesday at Fetzer Field. The Tar Heels continue their best start in program history and remain one of only three unbeaten teams in Division I. College of Charleston threatened early with strong pressure, but UNC regained possession around the fifth minute to take command of the match.
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Tops College of Charleston 3-2
Alan Winn scored a pair of goals - including the game winner in the final minute - to help the #2 Tar Heels remain undefeated with a 3-2 win over College of Charleston on October 13th, 2015.
Video: Paige Nielsen Finds Strength Through Struggle
After the loss of her mom in June, UNC women's soccer senior captain Paige Nielsen continues to live out the lessons her mom taught her of positivity and hard work.
Video: Anson Dorrance - Grading Character
UNC women's soccer coach Anson Dorrance, 22 time National Champion, presents at the What Drives Winning Conference on June 11th, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.
#2 Florida State Hands #1 UNC Women's Soccer Second Straight Loss
A late goal by Florida State’s Berglind Thorvaldsdottir was the difference as second-ranked Florida State defeated top-ranked North Carolina in women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at the Seminole Soccer Complex. With the 1-0 victory, the Seminoles retain the top spot in the ACC at 5-0-1 while the Tar Heels fall to 4-2-0 in ACC play.
Olofson Blasts Game Winning Goal Against Syracuse
No. 2 North Carolina rallied to take down No. 15 Syracuse 2-1 Saturday night at Fetzer Field. The Tar Heels (10-0-1, 5-0-0 ACC) battled back from a 1-0 deficit at halftime, the first time UNC has trailed at the half this season. James Pyle recorded a career-high seven saves in the victory, who remain unbeaten in ACC play and extend its unbeaten streak to 15 games.
Video: UNC Men's Soccer Downs Syracuse, 2-1
Alex Olofson scored the game-winner in the 83rd minute to lead the second-ranked Tar Heels past #15 Syracuse 2-1 on October 10th, 2015.
Hume twins continue their dream on the UNC men’s soccer team
For identical twins Walker and Tucker Hume, separating has never been an option. Ever since the two UNC men’s soccer players first stepped on the pitch at the age of 4, they’ve never had to. “We always wanted to play together,” Walker said. “It’s a unique opportunity not many people get to experience.” But in their first two years in Chapel Hill, that opportunity has not presented itself.