The Charlotte 49ers (13-16, 3-6 C-USA) defeated the Winthrop Eagles (16-13, 4-2 Big South) in Uptown Charlotte at BB&T Ballpark Tuesday night 7-1, behind dominant pitching and long balls from Logan Sherer and Drew Ober. Full recap here: http://ninertimes.com/2016/04/charlotte-vs-winthrop/ Photos by Ben Coon and Jared Allen.
The 49ers squared off against North Carolina State University at BB&T Ballpark Tuesday night in front of a lively crowd that reached almost 7,500 people, struggling to get on base and keep the Wolfpack off the bases, falling 7-1. Full recap here: http://ninertimes.com/?p=45306&preview=true Photos by Benjamin Robson and Maria Saenz.
Holi, also known as the festival of colors, is a Hindu tradition that celebrates love, community, and the arrival of spring. Holi represents various religious narratives that celebrate the triumph of good over evil. In one of these anecdotes, a prince named Prahlad refuses to obey his father, who commanded his subjects to worship him. Instead, […]
The Charlotte 49ers track and field teams closed out the 49er Classic on Saturday at the Belk Track and Field Center. The Niners closed out the three-day home meet with three first place finishes. Charlotte finished the day with 11 other Top-8 placings. The completed stats here: https://www.nmnathletics.com//pdf9/4650307.pdf Photos by Chris Crews and Leysha Caraballo.
“49ers season concludes with loss to Demon Deacons” – The Charlotte 49ers fell to the Demon Deacons in the final seconds of a first round matchup in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament, 72-69. After pulling within one late in the fourth quarter, Wake Forest created a turnover on the 49ers final possession to seal their victory. […]
“Charlotte beats Wake Forest in walk-off fashion” – Bottom of the 9th, 2 outs, 2-2 pitch and Brett Netzer at the plate for the 49ers. That was the scenario created for the sophomore standout, belting a ball over the right field wall to beat Wake Forest 7-6 Wednesday night. Story here: http://ninertimes.com/2016/03/charlotte-beats-wake-forest-in-walk-off-fashion/ Photos by Maria Saenz and […]
The Charlotte women’s basketball team played the Dld Dominion Monarchs at the University of Alabama in the C-USA Conference on Wednesday. The Niners rallied late in the fourth quarter to cut the deficit to just 3 points, ultimately falling short 54 – 57 Photos by Benjamin Robson and Ben Coon
The Stop Mass Incarceration Network (SMIN) exists to stop the slow genocide of mass incarceration and all its consequences; racial profiling, a legal system that disproportionately impacts Blacks and Latinos, the police murder of our children, the criminalization of a generation, discrimination, widespread torture in prisons and treating those formerly incarcerated as less than full […]
The UNC Charlotte basketball team hosted UTEP on Saturday February 27, 2016 at Halton Arena for the last time this year on senior night. Charlotte will end the regular season with a road trip to Rice and North Texas. Full recap here: http://ninertimes.com/2016/02/charlotte-closes-halton-arena-with-a-victory/ Photos by Chris Crews and Benjamin Robson .
Over the weekend Charlotte softball team swept Presbyterian to improve to 9-0 on the season which is tied for the second best start in program history. Recap here: http://ninertimes.com/2016/02/charlotte-ties-second-best-start-in-program-history-9-0/ Baseball lost the third game of the series to William & Mary sunday afternoon 11-0, leaving the 49ers to a 1-2 start to the season. The team […]
“For the second straight game, Charlotte hit the century mark, defeating North Texas 103-79. This is the first time since 1991 the 49ers scored over 100 points in consecutive games. Charlotte had five players in double-figures for the fifth time this season. Braxton Ogbueze led the way with 19 points, six assists and five rebounds. Joseph […]
When once gets a chance to attend the biggest NFL game of the year, you just go! NT staff photographer Ben Coon scored a once in a lifetime chance to shoot the Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos matchup from his work with the Black and Blue Review. Check out all the fun from Super Bowl 50 […]
Featured in the Rowe arts galley the Multimedia Works by J. Michael Simpson titledNo Place in Time displayed various images of white-water rivers that were used as metaphors for the ever=changing flux of life and the incessant flow of time. Like life and time, the river is always moving and never in one place. No ripple […]
Relive this special afternoon presented by CAB as Dang Henig treated after hours with his unique muscial style described as a soulful blend of Pop and R&B, with lyrically driven melodies. Henig is a creative musician and songwriter with a knack for storytelling. Henig’s musical success is amplified on YouTube, where his cover videos have gotten […]
Nearly one month of the Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball season is in the books. Time has flown by to say the least, and through nine games, Charlotte holds six wins. Additionally, Ciara Gregory tops the Conference-USA in three-point field goals made and is currently the only player in the nation still perfect from the foul […]
Check out these shots of the UNC Charlotte campus during the fall months. All photos are by the NT photo team. Photos by Maria Saenz and Leysha Caraballo .
The Charlotte 49ers fell 85-74 in Friday’s season-opener against the Elon Phoenix The Charlotte 49ers tipped off the Mark Price era inside Halton Arena on Friday night with a disappointing 85-74 defeat at the hands of the Elon Phoenix. Niner Nation witnessed a tale of two halves in their first look at the 2015-16 49ers […]