Anson Dorrance: The ACC Semis And Finals
CHAPEL HILL – After a 1-0 victory over Boston College last Sunday in Chapel Hill in the tournament quarterfinals, the fourth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels head to Cary, N.C. on Friday to meet the third-ranked Florida State Seminoles in the semifinals of the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Soccer Tournament.
The Tar Heels are the tournament’s #3 seed while the Seminoles are the #2 seed. The two teams will meet in the 8 p.m. semifinal match on Friday after top-seeded Virginia and fourth-seeded Virginia Tech meet in the first semifinal game at 5:30 p.m.
The venue for this year’s tournament once again is the Wake Med Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.
FloridaState advanced to the semifinals by beating seventh-seeded Duke 2-0 in Tallahassee last Sunday.
All four teams appearing in this Friday’s semifinals are ranked in the Top 6 of this week’s National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll. Virginia is ranked #1, FloridaState #3, North Carolina #4 and Virginia Tech #6.
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