Men's Soccer

Project 28: Men's Soccer vs. Campbell

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Project 28 continues with a match between the Carolina’s fourth-ranked men’s soccer team and the Fighting Camels of Campbell University. Home of the Tar HeelsFetzer Field, named for former Tar Heel athletic director Bob Fetzer, is the home to the Carolina’s men’s and women’s soccer teams during the fall. The stadium resides just outside the heart of campus and located just behind Carmichael Auditorium and across from the football practice field and Teague & Carmichael dorms. Fetzer Field is an easily accessible venue, as fans can park nearly anywhere o…

Q & A: FC Dallas defender Matt Hedges

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Matt Hedges

Matt Hedges transferred from Butler to North Carolina for the 2011 soccer season. He was a stalwart on the Tar Heels' back line, starting all 26 games, and registered six goals and an assist on the road to a national championship. FC Dallas of Major League Soccer took Hedges with the 11th pick in January's SuperDraft, and he hasn't looked back. I caught up with Matt via phone last month. TW: What’s the transition been like since January?Matt Hedges: Its been a quick transition. Going from the college game to the professional game is a lot different. It’s a lot more demandi…