June 29, 2017
Carolina finished fifth in the 2016-17 Learfield Directors’ Cup standings, the Tar Heels’ 11th top five and 20th top 10 finish in the 24-year history of the award. It marks the 18th time UNC is...Read More
May 5, 2017
Nobody would say the Heels played their best ball in the finals — and nobody doubted their determination to add their mark to a timeless tradition. by Tim Crothers ’86 What if Michael Jordan missed? I watched the 1982 championship...Read More
Carolina’s record of never having missed a women’s soccer Final Four came to an end when Santa Clara defeated the Tar Heels 1-0 in the third round of the NCAA tournament.
Santa Clara scored 31 seconds into overtime. The Heels got off 19 shots on goal to Santa Clara’s four in regulation. Santa Clara’s quick strike in overtime mimicked the way it had beaten Stanford in double overtime the week before.
UNC took a 49-game unbeaten streak into the game. The team has dominated women’s soccer for a quarter century, winning 18 national titles.