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Last Second Goal Earns UNC Women's Soccer A Tie With Notre Dame
The fourth-ranked UNC women's soccer team was a quarter of a minute away from its first ACC loss of the season but Bridgette Andrzejewski scored with 15 seconds left in regulation as the Tar Heels earned a 1-1 tie with 24th-ranked Notre Dame Thursday night (Highlights
). The Tar Heels finish the regular season with a 12-2-2 overall record and an 8-0-2 ACC mark.
UNC Soccer Alumna Sarina Wiegman Named Best FIFA Women’s Coach
Sarina Wiegman follows in the footsteps of some legendary names in the women’s game by becoming the latest The Best FIFA Women’s Coach. The Netherlands native led her country to the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 title on home soil. The hosts’ brand of attacking football brought an end to Germany’s run of six successive European trophies.
A love for the game has defined UNC soccer player Zach Wright’s life —and it’s paid off
Ask him to move away at age 14, and it’s not a big deal. But force him to take an ice bath, and he’ll never forgive you. He’s Zach Wright, a senior forward for the No. 3 North Carolina men’s soccer team. He prefers to lead by example, and he always makes the conscious effort to make the “next right thing” — whatever that may be.
Video: UNC Coaches on what it takes to be a national champion
All nine of North Carolina's current national championship-winning coaches describe summarize what it takes to become an NCAA champion.
Past meets present as Anson Dorrance on hand for USWNT win over South Korea
"(Anson Dorrance is) kind of like a fine wine," said U.S. women's national team veteran Tobin Heath, who won NCAA titles with the Tar Heels in 2006, '08 and '09. "Playing for him was incredible, but I love the man more and more as I get further away from that place. He's the best. I can't say enough about him and the effect he's had on me and soccer in this country."
Carolina Champions: A Culture Of Success
On Oct. 8, Roy Williams stopped by the final round of the Tar Heel Intercollegiate at UNC Finley Golf Course. He regularly attends baseball games at Boshamer Stadium. Williams also speaks with every women's tennis recruit who visits campus. When Joe Breschi became the men's lacrosse coach in 2008, he said every coach approached him and offered their help.
No. 4 UNC Men's Soccer Claims Coastal Division Crown
The North Carolina men's soccer team is the ACC Coastal Division champion for the third year in a row. The fourth-ranked Tar Heels scored four times in the second half of a 4-0 dismantling at Virginia Tech on Sunday (Highlights
). No. 1 in the latest NCAA RPI, UNC (13-2-1, 5-1-1 ACC) secured all three points in its second to last conference match of the season.
UNC Women's Soccer's Eight-Game Win Streak Ended By Louisville
The fifth-ranked UNC women's soccer team battled to a 0-0 tie with the University of Louisville Sunday morning before 854 fans at WakeMed Soccer Park's Koka Booth Stadium. The tie stopped an eight-game winning streak by the Tar Heels who are now 12-2-1 on the season and 8-0-1 in the ACC. Louisville now stands 9-6-2 overall and 3-4-2 in the ACC.
UNC Women's Soccer Finishes ACC Regular Season Road Docket Unbeaten
Julia Ashley and Alea Hyatt scored their first career goals and Abby Elinsky added her first goal of the season as the UNC women's soccer team won its eighth match in a row, defeating Virginia Tech 4-0 Thursday night at Thompson Field (Highlights
). Bridgette Andrzejewski added the fourth goal for the Tar Heels who improved to 12-2 overall and 8-0 in the ACC.
Four Tar Heels Included On Top Drawer Soccer Midseason Top-100
Top Drawer Soccer released its Midseason Top 100 list on Tuesday. Included in the updated rankings are four UNC men's soccer players. Sophomore midfielder Cam Lindley checks in at No. 2 on the list. Senior forward Alan Winn is 18th on the TDS list. Sophomore midfielder Mauricio Pineda comes in No. 46. Senior Zach Wright is the 75th choice on the list.
No. 4 UNC Men's Soccer Beats Old Dominion in 2 OT Thriller
Freshman Lucas del Rosario scored twice to give No. 4 North Carolina a thrilling 2-1 double overtime comeback victory over Old Dominion on Tuesday night at WakeMed Soccer Park (Highlights
). Cam Lindley fed Jeremy Kelly down the right flank and the Chapel Hill native fed del Rosario for the game winner from a tough angle in the 102nd minute.
Early Goals Lift No. 5 UNC Women's Soccer To 4-1 Road Win At BC
Bridgette Andrzejewski had a brace and Alessia Russo and Jessie Scarpa also scored goals as the University of North Carolina women's soccer team, ranked No. 5 nationally, defeated Boston College 4-1 Saturday at the Newton Lacrosse and Soccer Complex (Highlights
). The win was the seventh in a row for UNC, which improved to 11-2 overall and 7-0 in the ACC.
No. 4 UNC Men's Soccer Draws With No. 5 Louisville
No. 4 North Carolina got a result on the road at fifth-ranked Louisville, settling for a 0-0 double overtime draw on Friday night to add to its ACC Coastal Division leading points total. The scoreless result puts North Carolina (11-2-1, 4-1-1) at 13 points on six matches, three points clear of second place Notre Dame, who sits on 10 points after a 1-0 loss at home to Pitt on Friday.
Touch a Trophy: Celebrating UNC Championships
The Rams Club is proud to present a unique exhibit of every team National Championship trophy won by Carolina...all in one place! Join us on Saturday, October 14, in the Bell Tower Quad before the football game vs. Virginia to celebrate these championships. The "Touch a Trophy" exhibit opens at 12:30 p.m.,and runs until kickoff of the football game at 3:30 p.m. All are welcome.
Alessia Russo Named Soccer National Player of the Week by Coaches Association
Seven student-athletes have received Player of the Week honors from United Soccer Coaches, the association announced Tuesday. At the NCAA Division I level, University of North Carolina freshman forward Alessia Russo (Kent, England) earned this week's honor after scoring three goals in road wins at Miami and No. 15-ranked Wake Forest.