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National lacrosse roundup: No. 4 UNC men hold off No. 2 Syracuse, 17-15
National lacrosse roundup: No. 4 UNC men hold off No. 2 Syracuse, 17-15

Fourth-ranked North Carolina improved to 3-0 in the Atlantic Coast Conference for the first time in 23 years as the Tar Heels earned a 17-15 win in men's lacrosse over visiting second-ranked Syracuse before an announced sellout of 6,004 on Saturday. The win sent 11 North Carolina seniors out on a winning note in their final regular-season appearance at Fetzer Field, where the crowd was the largest since the Tar Heels beat Johns Hopkins before 8,500 in April 1983. North Carolina is 12-1 this season heading into a battle in South Bend, Ind., on Saturday against top-ranked Notre Dame. Syracuse is 8-2 overall and 2-2 in the ACC. With his three points, Joey Sankey became the all-time...

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