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Niners shutout Aggies 6-0, earn third straight victory

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners shutout Aggies 6-0, earn third straight victory

After a weekend in Savannah, Ga., the Charlotte 49ers baseball team returned home to Robert and Miriam Hayes Stadium on Wednesday afternoon for a match-up with the North Carolina A&T Aggies. The Niners delivered another dominant performance on the mound and picked up their third consecutive victory with a 6-0 shutout over the Aggies. True […]

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Niner women win third straight on Senior Night

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niner women win third straight on Senior Night

The Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team celebrated an enjoyable Senior Night Saturday night against the Rice Owls. The 49ers took down the Owls in convincing fashion, winning by double digits. Along with three managers, seniors Olivia Rankin, Hilary Sigmon, and Ayanna Holmes were all honored following the game. “Great win for us on senior night, […]

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Dominant pitching lifts Niners over UNCG

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Dominant pitching lifts Niners over UNCG

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team squared off against the UNC Greensboro (UNCG) Spartans on Saturday morning, looking to build on the momentum from their shutout victory over N.C. State Friday. The Niners received another dominant pitching performance and delivered at the dish late in the game to capture a 2-1 victory at Historic Grayson Stadium […]

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Niners blank ACC foe N.C. State

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners blank ACC foe N.C. State

Inclement weather in the Queen City canceled the Charlotte 49ers home series against Marist this weekend. Instead, the Niners found themselves in Savannah, Ga., playing two games against the N.C. State Wolfpack sandwiched by a contest with UNC Greensboro. The 49ers (2-2) pitching staff tossed a gem in a 1-0 victory in game one against […]

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49ers women take down Mean Green 71-46

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers women take down Mean Green 71-46

The Charlotte 49ers (12-15) dominated the North Texas Mean Green Thursday night in a 71-46 home victory. The 49ers controlled the tip, but an early turnover allowed the Mean Green to go up with a 5-0 lead, forcing head coach Cara Consuegra to call timeout just minutes into the game. This was the only time […]

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Softball falls to UNC Greensboro 5-2

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Softball falls to UNC Greensboro 5-2

The Charlotte 49ers (5-2) were unable to defeat the UNC Greensboro Spartans Wednesday afternoon in what was supposed to be a double header. With wintery forecasts for the evening, the conditions did not seem suitable for play so the decision was made to limit the contest to one game instead of two. The first three […]

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Men’s golf falls to eighth in Bayou City Collegiate Championship

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Men’s golf falls to eighth in Bayou City Collegiate Championship

After a quick start to begin the Bayou City Collegiate Championship, the Charlotte 49ers men’s golf team fell to eighth overall after a poor round of golf on Sunday. Charlotte was led by Raoul Menard and Riley Davenport who both finished inside the top 10. Menard, would go on to tie for second place overall. […]

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Hopeful Henry reflects on his career

| February 24, 2015 | 2 Comments
Hopeful Henry reflects on his career

Pierria Henry is the senior leader of Charlotte 49ers basketball, a program that has fallen under hard times as of late. Before the season, the 49ers were predicted to finish third in Conference USA. Fast forward to late February and the team is third from last. Despite all of the negativity from fans, alumni and students […]

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Niners blow a late lead in 5-4 loss against Akron

| February 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners blow a late lead in 5-4 loss against Akron

The Charlotte 49ers and Akron Zips squared off in a rubber match on Sunday afternoon after splitting a pair of games in Saturday’s season-opening double header. Charlotte (1-2) lost two of three over the weekend and dropped the series deciding game 5-4 in a back-and-forth thriller. “We didn’t play very well today. We’ve got to […]

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49ers dismantle Southern Mississippi in 28-point victory

| February 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers dismantle Southern Mississippi in 28-point victory

The Charlotte 49ers men’s basketball team finally put together a complete 40-minute performance in their 71-43 dismantling of Southern Mississippi inside Halton Arena on Saturday evening. The 49ers dominated the backboards and forced the Golden Eagles into tough, contested jump shots all night en route to their largest margin of victory this season. “Certainly a […]

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49ers claim first win in game two against Akron

| February 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers claim first win in game two against Akron

The Charlotte 49ers came away with their first victory of the 2015 season against Akron in a seven-inning thriller, ending up 1-0. The Niners played Akron on Saturday afternoon in a double-header, losing the first match-up 2-1 against the Zips. Game two may not have had many hits slated, but the thrill was still in the […]

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Charlotte opens with 2-1 defeat against Akron

| February 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Charlotte opens with 2-1 defeat against Akron

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team opened the 2015 season with a 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Akron Zips (3-1) in game one of a Saturday afternoon double-header. The 49ers held the lead throughout most of the contest, but a costly error late in the game proved to be too much for Charlotte’s struggling […]

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Women’s basketball comeback falls short at Louisiana Tech

| February 20, 2015 | 1 Comment
Women’s basketball comeback falls short at Louisiana Tech

The Charlotte 49ers (10-15) women’s basketball team traveled to Louisiana Tech (13-12) on Thursday, Feb. 19 to take on the Lady Techsters. The 49ers had a stellar first half, but the Lady Techsters stormed from behind to capture their 13th win of the season as the 49ers fell 71-61. At the start of the game Charlotte was […]

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Men’s basketball falls to Louisiana Tech in overtime

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Men’s basketball falls to Louisiana Tech in overtime

Coming off a win against UTSA, the Charlotte 49ers returned home to host the Bulldogs of Louisiana Tech. While they put up a good fight, the 49ers fell victim to their third overtime loss of the season. The game started with a dunk from Pierria Henry, who was awarded before the game for achieving the […]

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Back on the diamond

| February 17, 2015 | 1 Comment
Back on the diamond

Opening Day is right around the corner and no team in the country is more eager to put the offseason in the rearview mirror than the Charlotte 49ers. Head coach Loren Hibbs and his talented, but inexperienced squad will finally take the diamond on Friday, Feb. 20 after months of scrutiny surrounding an ongoing hazing […]

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49ers men’s tennis dominates UNCG for third straight win

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers men’s tennis dominates UNCG for third straight win

The Charlotte 49ers (3-1) men’s tennis team continued their hot streak as they secured their third straight win Sunday against UNCG (2-2). The 49ers’ men edged out the Spartans by winning two of the three doubles matches to claim the point. Charlotte’s Vikram Hundal and Jack Williams were first up in doubles and had their […]

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49ers dominate UTSA in annual Play 4 Kay game

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers dominate UTSA in annual Play 4 Kay game

The Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team took on conference foe UTSA Saturday night in Halton Arena. The 49ers donned pink uniforms for their annual Play 4 Kay game, spreading awareness for breast cancer. After winning the tip, the 49ers also scored the first points of the game thanks to a Lefty Webster fast-break layup which […]

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Men’s basketball celebrates victory on Valentine’s Day

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Men’s basketball celebrates victory on Valentine’s Day

Love was in the air this afternoon as the 49ers came out this Valentine’s Day with a spirit to score and a will to win. Four of the players wearing white and green scored in double-figures, two of which finished with 20 points or more. With all of their impressive offensive prowess, the Charlotte 49ers […]

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49ers sweep First Pitch Classic

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers sweep First Pitch Classic

The Charlotte 49ers (5-1) faced Army Saturday afternoon in their second meeting of the First Pitch Classic in what turned out to be an eight inning nail-biter. The matchup started quickly and intensely as Charlotte took the field first and Army’s leadoff batter Kasey McCravey nailed an out of the park fly ball off of […]

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Charlotte softball rolls to fourth consecutive win

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Charlotte softball rolls to fourth consecutive win

The Charlotte 49ers softball team extended their win streak to four after cruising by the Quinnipiac Bobcats Saturday afternoon. Although the temperature was cold, the 49ers’ bats stayed hot, scoring 11 runs after games of eight and 15 on Friday afternoon. The 49ers were slated as the away team today, an unfamiliar stance at D.L. […]

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