North Carolina Tar Heels women's lacrosse
|North Carolina Tar Heels|
|University||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|Location||Chapel Hill, North Carolina|
|Coach||Jenny Levy (since 1996)|
|Colors||Carolina blue and White
|NCAA Tournament Champions|
|NCAA Tournament Runner-Up|
The North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Lacrosse team represents the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I women's lacrosse. North Carolina currently competes as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). The North Carolina women's lacrosse team won the ACC tournament in 2002.
The University of North Carolina started to compete in Division I women's lacrosse in 1996, recruiting some athletes from the championship record-setting University of North Carolina women's soccer team. In the 18 year history of competing in Division I women's lacrosse, North Carolina has appeared in the final game of the NCAA tournament twice, once in 2009 and once in 2013. North Carolina has made the 16-team NCAA tournament in 15 of the program's first 18 years, reaching the final four (semifinals/third round) in three of the last four years. In 2013 the program claimed their first National Championship.
The UNC Women's Lacrosse team is in their 18th season of program history. Jenny Levy began the program in 1996 and has remained the head coach ever since. Phil Barnes has served as the Assistant Coach for 10 seasons. Katrina Dowd joined the Tar Heels in 2012-2013 season to help them win their first National Championship.
|Year||Record||ACC Tournament||NCAA Tournament|
- "2013 Carolina Women's Lacrosse Media Guide". University of North Carolina. pp. 1–44. Retrieved May 15, 2013.