Zach Timmons

Zach Timmons

Zach Timmons, better known as ZT, is a junior at UNC Charlotte. He is an English major and is also minoring in journalism. In his free time, ZT enjoys writing spoken word poetry, drawing, and making beats.

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Back to the lab

| April 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Back to the lab

March Madness has just ended. Villanova won the title on the men’s side, while Notre Dame hit two consecutive buzzer beaters in the Final Four to win the title for the women. At Charlotte, the offseason women’s basketball workouts have started up, and there’s a familiar face in the gym: Tanisha Wright. However, Wright is […]

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Mean Green Close out Niners

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
Mean Green Close out Niners

Despite 18 points from senior Amaya Ransom, the Charlotte 49ers were unable to knock off 11th-seeded North Texas in the first round of the C-USA Tournament, as they fell 58-55 in another close contest. With the loss, Charlotte finished the season with a record of 14-16. The Niners also got help from Laia Raventos, who […]

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Jada Martin: Dripping in finesse

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Jada Martin: Dripping in finesse

The elevator in the Student Union opens, and Jada Martin emerges, flanked by some of her teammates. It’s Thursday night, and the women’s team has just scored a big home win over rival Old Dominion, holding the Monarchs to a season low 43 points. But, instead of adorning the usual green and white uniform, Number […]

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Want Some Mo?

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
Want Some Mo?

Mariah Linney emerges from the locker room, swagged out per usual. Her hair is tied in a high bun, secured by a white headband. Her green Nikes still untied, Linney extends her right arm out for a fist bump before walking down the hallway toward the entrance of Halton Arena. It’s Thursday, and the 49ers […]

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Charlotte halts the Herd

| February 3, 2018
Charlotte halts the Herd

Amaya Ransom had 16 points and seven boards to lead four players in double-figure scoring, and the Charlotte 49ers scored their fourth conference victory with a 67-61 decision over the Marshall Thundering Herd on Friday night. The 49ers got a huge game from Laia Raventos, who tallied 13 points and nine assists for a near […]

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Niners unable to finish off comeback

| January 21, 2018
Niners unable to finish off comeback

Nyilah Jamison-Myers looked like her old self on the way to recording 17 points and 10 rebounds for a double-double, but the Charlotte 49ers were unable to defeat the visiting Rice Owls, losing 62-55. Jamison-Myers was flanked in double-figures by Laia Raventos’ 16 points, five dimes and three steals, and Octavia Wilson’s 10 points. However, […]

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Niners shut down South Carolina State

| December 29, 2017
Niners shut down South Carolina State

The Charlotte 49ers returned home on Thursday night, and the team finally ended their losing streak. The Niners used a balanced scoring effort and turned in a 64-49 victory over the South Carolina State Bulldogs to bring their record to 4-8 with one more game before conference play. Jaida Robinson notched 11 points and 13 […]

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Niners narrowly lose to Davidson

| December 22, 2017
Niners narrowly lose to Davidson

Amaya Ransom scored 14 points and seven rebounds, Laia Raventos registered 13 points and six boards, but the Charlotte 49ers came up short and dropped a 68-66 decision to the Davidson Wildcats. Octavia Wilson added 12 points for the Niners to go with four steals, and Raventos also tallied four steals. Freshman Mariah Linney added […]

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49ers fall on the road, 71-69

| December 19, 2017
49ers fall on the road, 71-69

Laia Raventos dropped 20 points, 10 dimes and six boards, Octavia Wilson added 12 points, but the Charlotte 49ers lost a heartbreaking 71-69 contest to Wake Forest. Mariah Linney and Amaya Ransom both added nine points, and Jaida Robinson grabbed 12 rebounds for the visiting 49ers. Elisa Penna dropped 24 points on 8-19 shooting for […]

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Hogs Hold Off 49ers, 73-72

| December 8, 2017
Hogs Hold Off 49ers, 73-72

Laia Raventos notched 17 points, six steals and six dimes, Jaida Robinson added 15 points and six boards off the bench, but the Charlotte 49ers suffered a one-point defeat to the Arkansas Razorbacks on the road. Amaya Ransom added 14 points, and Dara Pearson had a career-high 19 rebounds to go with her six points […]

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49ers Fly Past Eagles, 78-49

| December 4, 2017
49ers Fly Past Eagles, 78-49

Nyilah Jamison-Myers notched 18 points and seven boards in only 19 minutes, Amaya Ransom added 12, and the Charlotte 49ers never trailed as they routed the Coppin State Eagles 78-49 in their first home game since mid-November. Junior guard Laia Raventos flirted with a near triple-double, as she matched a career-high with 11 assists to […]

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Pirates prevail, 58-55 over 49ers

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Pirates prevail, 58-55 over 49ers

Amaya Ransom tallied 15 points, Nyilah Jamison-Myers added 13 points and three blocks, but the Charlotte 49ers were unable to close out rival ECU in a 58-55 loss on Thursday. Ransom and Jamison-Myers were joined in double figures by Laia Raventos’ 12 points and four steals, and all three of them collected seven rebounds apiece. […]

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Buzzer beater thwarts 49ers’ efforts

| November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Buzzer beater thwarts 49ers’ efforts

  Point guard Laia Raventos dazzled with 21 points and five dimes, Amaya Ransom hit a go-ahead three-pointer with 10 seconds left, but South Dakota State’s Madison Guebert hit a three at the buzzer to defeat the Charlotte 49ers 71-70 in their last game at the Puerto Rico Clasico in Fort Lauderale, FL. Ransom’s treyball […]

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49ers fall to FAU on Senior Day

| November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
49ers fall to FAU on Senior Day

Jeff Driskell completed 18 of his 22 passes for 245 yards and two scores, tailback Devin Singletary had 108 yards and two more touchdowns, and the FAU Owls used a dominant first half to spoil Charlotte’s Senior Day, 31-12. The Owls moved to 9-3 after the win, including a 8-0 mark in conference play, to […]

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