Levonte Johnson scored the Orange’s lone goal in the 85th minute to eliminate the Tar Heels.
Nathan Opoku and Levonte Johnson led the way for the Orange in its home shutout against Demon Deacons.
The No. 4 Orange are crowned champions for the first time since 2015.
On a cold Wednesday night, the Orange were able to power through and defeat the Virginia Cavaliers in shootouts.
The Orange secured a number one spot in the ACC after its match against Boston College on Friday, concluding its regular season.
The Orange continues to build momentum after their win against Wake Forest, following up with a decisive 6-1 victory over Loyola.
Women’s hockey starts its 2022 season with first game against Colgate on Saturday.