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Niners fall 6-1 against Wake Forest for sixth-straight loss

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners fall 6-1 against Wake Forest for sixth-straight loss

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team dropped their sixth consecutive game on Tuesday night as in-state rival Wake Forest escaped Robert and Miriam Hayes Stadium with a 6-1 victory. The Demon Deacons needed just 99 total pitches from three hurlers to dispose of the Niners and sweep the season series between the two teams. Wake Forest […]

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Ninth inning woes haunt Niners again in game one

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Ninth inning woes haunt Niners again in game one

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team blew a two-run ninth inning lead for the second consecutive game in Saturday afternoon’s contest against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders. The Niners led 6-4 through eight frames, but reliever Brandon Vogler allowed three runs as Charlotte dropped game one of the scheduled double-header 7-6. The fireworks started early as […]

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Niners collapse late in loss to Middle Tennessee

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners collapse late in loss to Middle Tennessee

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team welcomed in Conference USA foe Middle Tennessee Friday night to open a three-game weekend series between the teams. It was a back and forth contest that required extra innings and the 49ers fell short 7-5 in 11 innings. After neither team could get anything going in the first, Charlotte (13-18, […]

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Niners fall 5-1 at home against Winthrop

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners fall 5-1 at home against Winthrop

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team hosted in-state rival Winthrop on Tuesday evening inside Robert and Miriam Hayes Stadium. The Niners produced 11 hits at the dish, but couldn’t deliver with runners in scoring position, stranding 14 baserunners in a 5-1 loss. “Winthrop has gotten a lot better from last year,” said Charlotte head coach Loren […]

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Niners fall to Marshall in Sunday’s rubber game

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners fall to Marshall in Sunday’s rubber game

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team was on the diamond Sunday afternoon against the Thundering Herd from Marshall in a Conference USA series finale. Marshall had won Friday night and Charlotte responded Saturday with a win to tie the series. Josh Maciejewski got the start for the 49ers and gave up six runs in 6.1 innings […]

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Niners edge Marshall 5-4 in game two

| April 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners edge Marshall 5-4 in game two

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team (13-15, 7-10) was in Beckley, W.V. Saturday night for game two of a Conference USA series against the Marshall Thundering Herd. After dropping the first game 5-1, the 49ers were looking to get back into the win column. J.D. Prochaska got the start for Charlotte and went 5.2 innings allowing only […]

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Niners’ bats quiet in 5-1 loss against Marshall

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners’ bats quiet in 5-1 loss against Marshall

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team traveled to West Virginia for a three-game series against the Marshall Thundering Herd to conclude a seven-game road trip. The Niners only managed three hits in the series opener on Friday night en route to a 5-1 loss to the Herd at Epling Stadium. “We were extremely passive offensively,” said […]

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Newcomer Netzer shines on the diamond

| April 8, 2015 | 3 Comments
Newcomer Netzer shines on the diamond

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team is currently 11-15 on the year. After several players were dismissed from the team for rules violations before the season started, the 49ers were in desperate need for players to step up and that is exactly what true freshman Brett Netzer has done. Netzer is a Fort Mill, S.C. native […]

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Niners dismantled by ODU in series finale

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners dismantled by ODU in series finale

After a quick start, the Charlotte 49ers found themselves in a deep hole giving up 15 unanswered runs through seven innings before the 10-run mercy rule was enforced. The 49ers would end up losing the battle 15-1, surrendering 17 hits to Old Dominion (16-13, 5-7) who took the series, winning two-of-three on the weekend. Charlotte […]

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Niners hold on for 9-7 win at Old Dominion

| April 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners hold on for 9-7 win at Old Dominion

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team picked up their fourth consecutive Conference USA victory with a 9-7 win on the road over Old Dominion on Friday evening. Starting pitcher Sean Geoghegan dominated the Monarchs batters through eight innings of work, earning his fourth win of the season. “I thought we played really well,” said Charlotte head […]

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Niners edged by N.C. State at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners edged by N.C. State at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team played host to the Wolfpack of N.C. State on Tuesday evening in the first ever collegiate baseball game at the new BB&T Ballpark in the center of Uptown Charlotte. Over 8,000 fans packed the stadium and witnessed a high-scoring affair that culminated with a 10-6 victory for the Wolfpack. “This […]

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Niner baseball brings the brooms in sweep over LA Tech

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niner baseball brings the brooms in sweep over LA Tech

The Charlotte 49ers ended the weekend with a win against their conference foe Louisiana Tech, sweeping them in a three game series thanks to a momentum-changing home run by Zach Jarrett on Sunday afternoon. The Niners outscored LA Tech 19-8 throughout the series on their mission to scale up the conference rankings. Charlotte (10-12, 4-8 […]

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49ers Sweep LA Tech in doubleheader

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers Sweep LA Tech in doubleheader

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team welcomed the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs into the Queen City for a three game series. After Friday’s game was postponed due to rain, the Bulldogs and 49ers were slated for a Saturday double-header. The first game was nationally televised on the American Sports Network, marking the first time in 49er history […]

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Niners fall 8-6 against in-state rival Wake Forest

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners fall 8-6 against in-state rival Wake Forest

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team concluded a four-game road trip on Tuesday evening with a match-up against in-state rival Wake Forest. The Niners delivered 12 hits at the dish, but couldn’t overcome a five-run second inning by the Demon Deacons, falling 8-6 in non-conference action. “I told them again after the game that we keep […]

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Niners can’t complete late rally, fall 7-5 against FIU

| March 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners can’t complete late rally, fall 7-5 against FIU

Charlotte would like to forget the previous meeting at FIU, which turned into a landslide of 23 runs behind a poor defensive outing. In todays game, although more suspenseful, Charlotte (7-11, 1-8) continued to struggle with three errors FIU took advantage of to edge out the 49ers 7-5. The Panthers would draw first blood to lead off the […]

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Niners hold off FIU for first Conference USA victory

| March 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners hold off FIU for first Conference USA victory

The Charlotte 49ers tallied their third win in a row Friday night against Conference USA foe FIU. The 49ers were down early, taking a 2-0 deficit in the beginning frames. Miraculously, Charlotte turned all of that around with a five-spot in the fourth inning that fueled their 5-4 victory. It was Charlotte’s (7-9, 1-6) Brett Netzer and […]

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Niners win a 4-3 nail-biter against Blue Hose

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners win a 4-3 nail-biter against Blue Hose

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team captured their second win in as many days with a 4-3 victory over the Presbyterian Blue Hose in a mid-week non-conference contest on Wednesday evening. The Blue Hose loaded the bases with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, but Logan Sherer got out of the jam with […]

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Niners blast 17 runs against Maryland Eastern Shore

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners blast 17 runs against Maryland Eastern Shore

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team ended a seven game losing skid with a 17-5 victory over Maryland Eastern Shore (5-11) on Tuesday, March 17 at Hayes Stadium. Brandon Vogler (0-0, 2.40 ERA) took the mound for his second start of the season but was replaced by Matt Horkey (1-1, 8.44 ERA) after three innings. The Niners’ bats came […]

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Niners pitching shelled in 18-7 loss against FAU

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Niners pitching shelled in 18-7 loss against FAU

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team looked to rebound in game two of Saturday’s double-header against No. 20 Florida Atlantic. The same pitching problems that plagued the Niners in game one resulted in an 18 run explosion at the plate for the Owls who coasted to an 11-run victory. “We had several issues with allowing big […]

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No. 20 Florida Atlantic defeats 49ers baseball

| March 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
No. 20 Florida Atlantic defeats 49ers baseball

Coming off a four game losing streak and sweep by No. 10 Rice, the Charlotte 49ers (4-8, 0-3) looked to get back into the win column against No. 20 Florida Atlantic (16-3, 1-0). They weren’t able to get the win due to giving up 13 hits and eight runs. Things were quiet until the top […]

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