The Most Popular Name In Volleyball Just Might Be “Taylor”

Our research is less than scientific, but based on the 17 person UNC Womens Volleyball Team, the most popular name in NCAA womens volleyball appears to be “Taylor”. This year’s Tar Heel squad features three players named Taylor, almost 20% of the team. Congrats to the Taylors (and everyone else) on the victory over top […]


Tar Heels Set For Home Opener

After a rocky start on the road, the UNC Tar Heels are set to open their NCAA home season today at 6:00 PM at Carmichael Arena at 6:00 PM. The Heels will take the court against Stanford, after quickly falling from the pre-season top 10 because of a 1-4 record in their first 5 matches. […]


Carolina Women Are A Solid Top 10 Team

This week’s NCAA Women’s Volleyball rankings confirm that the UNC Tar Heels are a serious contender for national honors as they appear at # 6 in the weekly rankings. Carolina is 18-2 and are an undefeated 9-0 at home as we enter the last full month of the regular season. Carolina travels to Boston to […]


Tar Heels “Turn It Pink” In Sweep Over Boston College

Yes, we’re a week late with this post, but it is still news around here. Once a year UNC’s volleyball team sponsors a Breast Cancer Awareness match. This year’s happened last weekend. In the 2014 version of this event, the Tar Heel women hosted Boston College in an ACC matchup. Featuring both bright pink warm […]


Tar Heels Take It To The Big 10 In 2-0 Weekend Road Trip

The UNC Tar Heels women’s volleyball team moved up to number 17 in the coaches poll after a 2-0 sweep in the ACC-Big 10 Challenge. Victories over Michigan and Michigan State mean that Carolina is primed for their home opener this Friday against Kentucky.  


Tar Heels Head North For Early Season Show Down

Michigan State, ranked 14th in early national polls, will host the first major showdown of top 20 teams when they play their home openers this weekend. No. 20 UNC and No. 19 Duke head to Lansing for a weekend round robin that has top ten implications. The Spartans are 4-0 after winning last weekend’s Alabama-Birmingham/Samford […]


Tarheels Unveil 2014 Team With Scrimmage Tomorrow

The 2014 UNC women’s volleyball team will make their first public appearance tomorrow at 5:00 pm in an inter-team scrimmage at Carmichael Auditorium. Then it’s off for four tough road matches before returning to Chapel Hill for their home opener against Kentucky on Sept. 12 at 6:30 pm.  


Tar Heels Back “On The Beam” With Weekend Sweep

UNC women’s volleyball swept Clemson and Georgia Tech, losing only one game, to snap back from a tough road trip to Florida last weekend. Carolina will host Virginia Tech this Friday, Nov. 15, and Virginia on Saturday in another home stand in Carmichael Arena.  


Duke Turns Tar Heels Blue On “Turn It Pink” Night

UNC Women’s Volleyball’s unprecedented win streak came to a screeching halt on Friday, thanks to the Duke Blue Devils. Duke served up Carolina’s first loss of the season, after opening with an undefeated run of 13 matches. Over 5000 fans turned out for the “Turn It Pink” breast cancer awareness event which featured pink jerseys, […]


Tar Heels Can Now Rest On Their Laurels

The UNC women’s volleyball team can now take a well deserved rest after finishing the first full month of the season 13-0. Carolina swept Notre Dame on Friday Sept. 27 and can now take a week off before facing Syracuse (at Syracuse) this coming Friday. Look for the Tar Heels (#14 in last week’s AVCA […]