#3 Syracuse women's lacrosse knocks off defending National Champs #1 UNC

The SU women's lacrosse team beat #1 UNC on Saturday

This season, the Syracuse Orange Womenâ??s Lacrosse team has had many tough challenges.

Saturday, they faced another one when the nationally top ranked North Carolina Tar Heels visited the Carrier Dome.

With the help of Kayla Treanorâ??s 7 goals, the Orange were able to upset the Tar Heels 12-9. Amy Cross also contributed to the win with 2 goals while Abbey Friend led the Lady Tar Heels with 3 goals.

The Orangeâ??s next game will be Tuesday when they travel down Interstate-81 to Ithaca for a match up against the Cornell Big Red. Game time is set for 7 p.m.