|Tar Heels win second straight Tennis On Campus title|
The University of North Carolina Tar Heels are celebrating another club tennis title. UNC defeated North Carolina State 25-20 in the finals to claim the 2015 USTA North Carolina Tennis On Campus Championship, making it two straight years on top for the Tar Heels.
UNC Greensboro was the site of this year’s tournament, with matches taking place from Oct. 23-25. More than 20 teams competed, breaking the all-time high for the North Carolina tournament.
UNC wins fourth annual Border Battle
The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill took home first place at the 2015 Border Battle between USTA Southern and USTA Mid-Atlantic, defeating North Carolina State University 21-18 in the final match. A total of 26 competed in this year’s Border Battle, the highest number of schools to ever participate in the four years of the tournament’s history.
UNC wins 2014 Tennis On Campus State Championships
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) is home to a wealth of tennis talent, and it continues to show every year at the USTA North Carolina Tennis On Campus State Championships. This year's tournament saw two UNC teams make the finals, marking the second time in the past three years the Tar Heels have finished on top in the state.
2014 Border Battle sees highest turnout in three years
The 2014 Border Battle, hosted by USTA North Carolina and USTA MAS Virginia District, became the most successful event in the tournament's three-year history, as 19 teams traveled to Virginia Beach on March 28-30 to compete. This year an inaugural Alumni Bash was also held, drawing 16 players to participate in the tournament.
Three North Carolina schools receive bids for Tennis On Campus nationals
Three North Carolina schools received bids to advance to nationals at the 2014 Tennis On Campus Southern Championship. Elon, North Carolina State and UNC are all heading to the Tennis On Campus National Championship in Surprise, Ariz.
The UNC Tar Heels B team defeated the Elon Phoenix A team 23-21 to win the Non-BCS title in Auburn, Ala., on Sunday. Auburn took down South Carolina 28-19 to capture the BCS title.
Over 400 players from 51 teams competed in Auburn and Opelika over the weekend. Advancing teams will now prepare for nationals on April 10-12.