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Tigers sweep Jags

Volleyball1The Chapel Hill High Tigers (13-4) defeated Carrboro High School’s women’s volleyball team (9-9) on Monday night in straight sets.
October 4, 2012 | Posted in: Schools, Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Virginia Tech game could set tone for season

Eddy LandrethThe season will not end with the final seconds of Saturday’s 12:30 p.m. home game against Virginia Tech, nor does it start with this test against the Hokies.
October 4, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

An organized offensive effort

Eddy LandrethNorth Carolina’s new high-octane, fast-moving offense may be unsettling to some fans, but it is producing results.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Heels must regroup

Eddy LandrethNo one can be sure exactly what happened on Saturday for the North Carolina football team in a 39-34 loss at Louisville.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Tar Heels venture to overcome disappointment

Eddy LandrethCarolina must go on the road for the second straight week on Saturday, playing at Louisville in a 3:30 p.m. kickoff.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Heels’ task elevates this week at Wake Forest

Eddy LandrethCarolina opened a new era in football with a superb effort in both the execution of its schemes and the passion with which it played the game.
September 6, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Price is right

Eddy LandrethJunior defensive back Jabari Price has shown he can be the kind of cornerback Carolina’s new coaching staff seeks.
August 23, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Boston grows into leader

Eddy LandrethSenior linebacker Kevin Reddick pulled junior safety Tre Boston aside this spring and told him greatness required more than Boston was giving.
August 16, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Taking hold of a challenge

Eddy LandrethThere is no way to listen to Carolina football players talking about the start of practice and a new season and not believe their enthusiasm.
August 9, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Heels have some special leaders

Eddy LandrethFirst-year coach Larry Fedora does not have the roster depth he would prefer, but his Tar Heels are not without talent.
August 2, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Individuals turn to team

Eddy LandrethThe Tar Heels mean it when they are discussing working harder in 2012 versus previous seasons.
July 26, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Renner ideal for new UNC system

Eddy LandrethIf one took a poll as to the quarterback’s role in the spread offense, many people would say rushing the football would rank high on his list of responsibilities.
July 19, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

UNC football training camp priorities

Eddy LandrethA few questions stand out regarding top priorities for first-year UNC football coach Larry Fedora, his staff and their new team.
July 12, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Tar Heels shine on draft night

Eddy LandrethNorth Carolina enjoyed one more basketball victory after the Tar Heels’ 2011-12 season ended in an otherwise disappointing fashion.
July 5, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »

Brennan made lasting impact

Eddy LandrethTime can blur the lens into the past, skewing our appreciation for what once-great athletes accomplished.
June 28, 2012 | Posted in: Sports | Tags: | Comments closed | Full Story »