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Charlotte holds on to beat UAB

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte holds on to beat UAB

The Charlotte 49ers (23-30, 12-17 C-USA) clinched their spot Saturday afternoon to play in the Conference USA (C-USA) tournament in Hattiesburg, MS after holding on to beat the Blazers of UAB 6-4 in the last game of the season at the Hayes. On a day honoring the seniors for Charlotte, senior Nate Traugh, a Fredericksburg, […]

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49ers lose heartbreaker to UAB

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers lose heartbreaker to UAB

The Charlotte 49ers (22-29, 11-16 C-USA) watched their one-run lead in the ninth deteriorate after the UAB Blazers (20-33, 11-17 C-USA) used some small-ball to manufacture two runs, keeping their playoff hopes alive and hurting Charlotte’s after a 2-1 Blazer win Thursday night. Josh Maciejewski (ND,5-6) kept his late-season dominance going on the mound, throwing […]

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Charlotte avoids sweep behind Capps

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte avoids sweep behind Capps

The Charlotte 49ers (20-28, 9-15 C-USA) needed a dominant performance from Holden Capps (W, 4-1) in his first career start in a Charlotte uniform to propel themselves past the Old Dominion Monarchs (29-18, 12-12 C-USA) Sunday afternoon 5-2, also getting help from a couple long balls from Logan Sherer and Zach Jarrett. The Charlotte offense didn’t […]

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49ers give up one big inning, fall 8-5

| May 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers give up one big inning, fall 8-5

The Charlotte 49ers (19-28, 8-15 C-USA) give up a big eight-run second inning to Old Dominion, proving to be the only runs to come across to score for the Monarchs Saturday afternoon, lose 8-5 in the second game of the three-game series at the Hayes. Josh Maciejewski (L, 4-6) pitched his first outing as a […]

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49ers drop close battle to ODU

| May 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers drop close battle to ODU

The Charlotte 49ers (19-27, 8-14 C-USA) dropped the Conference USA (C-USA) weekend opener to the Old Dominion Monarchs 8-6 despite coming back from a four-run deficit and piecing together another 10-hit performance. Colton Laws allowed four runs on five hits in just 1.2 innings on the mound for Charlotte in his first Friday start of […]

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Zach Jarrett: Driven toward baseball

| May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Zach Jarrett: Driven toward baseball

It’s a typical mild Tuesday evening on April 26, and the Charlotte 49ers take the field for their routine pregame warmup. Hundreds of Charlotte fans stroll through the gates, some wearing green caps with the home team’s insignia stitched on the front. The overhead speakers shake to the sound of popular country music, livening the […]

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Charlotte loses two out of three in Houston

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte loses two out of three in Houston

The Charlotte 49ers (19-25, 8-12 C-USA) dropped the first game of the double-header on Friday against #15 Rice (27-14, 15-6 C-USA) 5-1, but bounced back later that night to win 1-0 behind dominant pitching from Colton Laws, giving Charlotte their third win against a ranked opponent this season. On Saturday, the 49ers fell 12-4 in […]

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Charlotte eases by the Citadel, score 15 runs

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte eases by the Citadel, score 15 runs

The Charlotte 49ers (18-25, 7-11 C-USA) displayed their true offensive potential in Tuesday night’s non-conference battle against the Citadel Bulldogs (, scoring a season-high 15 runs on a season-high 20 hits, leading to a 15-4 victory. Reece Hampton led off for Charlotte in the bottom of the first by reaching base on a walk, stealing […]

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Maciejewski throws complete game one-hit shutout

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Maciejewski throws complete game one-hit shutout

Josh Maciejewski dazzled on the mound Sunday afternoon against the Thundering Herd, throwing a complete game one-hit shutout, striking out seven batters while also getting help from a Brett Netzer three-run blast to right, lifting the 49ers to a 5-0 victory. There were very few bright moments for Charlotte (17-24, 7-11 C-USA) in the first […]

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Charlotte unable to capitalize with runners on, lose second in a row to Marshall

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte unable to capitalize with runners on, lose second in a row to Marshall

The Charlotte 49ers (16-24,6-11 C-USA) fell short Saturday afternoon by a score of 10-5 to the Thundering Herd, giving up three home runs and unable to capitalize with runners in scoring position. Marshall (21-15,10-7 C-USA) jumped on the 49ers early in the first inning, scoring three runs off of three hits, one of those hits being a […]

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Charlotte drops series-opener to Marshall

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte drops series-opener to Marshall

The Charlotte 49ers (16-23, C-USA 6-10) dropped the first game of the three-game series to the Marshall Thundering Herd Friday night 7-2, giving up nine free passes to the Herd offense and not capitalizing with runners on base. “We gave them nine free base runners tonight and had some poor at-bats early in the game,” […]

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49ers drop midweek match-up to Gardner Webb

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers drop midweek match-up to Gardner Webb

The Charlotte 49ers (16-22, 6-9 C-USA) went to their left-handed freshman Drew Morrison who threw 2.1 innings while giving up four runs (three earned) on four hits and had one strikeout, allowing the Gardner Webb Bulldogs to score to easily, leading to Charlotte’s 8-4 loss Tuesday night in Boiling Springs, N.C. The 49ers were led […]

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Charlotte loses rubber match to MTSU after season-low in hits

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte loses rubber match to MTSU after season-low in hits

The Charlotte 49ers (16-21, 6-9 C-USA) dropped a 3-0 decision in a Conference USA rubber match with Middle Tennessee Sunday afternoon while only providing a season-low three hits for their Charlotte starter, Josh Maciejewski, who pitched 7.1 innings, giving up only three runs on nine hits. Coming off of a 12-hit and a 13-hit performance […]

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Baseball evens up series against Middle Tennessee, rubber match set for Sunday

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Baseball evens up series against Middle Tennessee, rubber match set for Sunday

The Charlotte 49ers (16-20, 6-8 C-USA) defeated the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 8-4 Saturday afternoon behind six strong innings from Colton Laws and two-hit performances from six Charlotte batters, setting the rubber match for Sunday at 1:00 p.m. to decide a late season Conference USA match-up. The 49ers wasted no time scoring in the top […]

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Charlotte drops heartbreaker at Middle Tennessee

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte drops heartbreaker at Middle Tennessee

The Charlotte 49ers (15-20, 5-8 C-USA) dropped a 10 inning heartbreaker to Conference USA (C-USA) opponent Middle Tennessee Friday night 12-11 to open up their three game series with the Blue Raiders, despite a grand slam from Derek Gallello, a Logan Sherer blast, and a 12-hit overall team performance. The Blue Raiders (15-19, 3-10 C-USA) […]

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Charlotte loses tough one to NC A&T at home

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte loses tough one to NC A&T at home

The Charlotte 49ers (15-19, 5-7 C-USA) piled up 15 hits in Wednesday night’s loss to the North Carolina A&T Aggies (9-26), giving up too many free passes and not capitalizing with runners on base, losing 9-7. “You have to give A&T credit but we just had too many poor at bats and made it too […]

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Uptown excitement

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Uptown excitement

With the buildings of Uptown looming over the outfield, the Charlotte 49ers took the field at BB&T Ballpark for the final time Tuesday, April 5 against Winthrop. The date marked the final game in the Uptown trifecta the 49ers scheduled for the season. They first made the trip to BB&T March 8, against Georgia. Logan Sherer went […]

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Charlotte outlasts No. 12 FAU in longest game in 49ers’ baseball history

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte outlasts No. 12 FAU in longest game in 49ers’ baseball history

The Charlotte 49ers (15-18, 5-7 C-USA) defeated the No. 12 ranked team in the country, Florida Atlantic Owls, 7-6 in 15 innings Sunday afternoon behind a 15-hit performance and excellent pitching out of the bullpen from Holden Capps. The 49ers leave Boca Raton with a C-USA series win over the formally top team in the […]

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49ers lose to FAU in combined 28 day hit-parade

| April 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers lose to FAU in combined 28 day hit-parade

The Charlotte 49ers (14-18, 4-7 C-USA) dropped the second game of the series 17-8 to Florida Atlantic Saturday night despite a 12-hit performance by Charlotte and another home run for Brett Netzer. The FAU Owls (23-5, 9-2 C-USA) went into the three-game series with Charlotte as the No. 12 ranked team in the nation, putting […]

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Charlotte takes down No. 12 FAU behind 18 hits and 12 runs

| April 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte takes down No. 12 FAU behind 18 hits and 12 runs

The Charlotte 49ers (14-17, 4-6 C-USA) road tripped down to Boca Raton, FL, and took the first game of the three-game series against No. 12 ranked Florida Atlantic University 12-7 behind a 18-hit performance and strong pitching from Sean Geoghegan Friday night. Charlotte didn’t waste anytime scoring as Reece Hampton led off the game with […]

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