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Charlotte unable to clinch championship title

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte unable to clinch championship title

Charlotte (8-5-6) fell to ODU in the Conference USA Conference Championship at a score of 1-0. A very well contended game consisted of tough defenses throughout the entirety of play, but would not be enough for the Niners to push through and even up the score or get a win. In the 28th minute, Niko […]

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Charlotte moves past No. 8 in the nation FIU; earns shot at championship title

| November 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte moves past No. 8 in the nation FIU; earns shot at championship title

The Charlotte 49ers (8-4-6) are on to the championship match after sailing past a formerly unbeaten and top-10 ranked FIU (11-1-4). They are hoping to continue their impressive postseason performance and grab the program its first championship title in four years, being the seventh in program history. FIU took the lead at 1-0 early on […]

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Niners beat New Mexico; move on to semi-finals

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners beat New Mexico; move on to semi-finals

Fourth seed Charlotte (7-4-6) is making their way through the Conference USA tournament. The Niners beat fifth seed New Mexico (8-6-4) in the quarterfinals by way of a penalty kick from Callum Montgomery. The lone goal was scored off of a penalty kick taken by Montgomery, but it was quite a play that would result […]

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Bruce named Offensive Player of the Week

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
Bruce named Offensive Player of the Week

After his performance against Kentucky on Saturday, redshirt junior Daniel Bruce was named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week, for the 2nd time in his career. Bruce was awarded his first C-USA Offensive Player of the Week last season was earned through a game-winning goal over No. 3 Clemson. Bruce spent his first year […]

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49ers and New Mexico draw 0-0

| October 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
49ers and New Mexico draw 0-0

The Charlotte 49ers tied the New Mexico Lobos 0-0 in double overtime Saturday night. This is their fifth tie of the season and their fourth in league play. This game is Charlotte’s last conference road game of the season. In the 18th minute, junior Daniel Bruce had two attempts at the goal only to be […]

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Niners best Panthers 2-3

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Niners best Panthers 2-3

After heading into overtime for the fourth straight home game, Dean Rutherford found the net in the 92nd minute and the Niners pulled out a 4-3 win over Georgia State. Four Charlotte (6-4-4) players were able to score against the Panthers (9-5-1), Daniel Bruce, Teddy Chaouche, Tommy Madden and Rutherford. “We scored four good goals […]

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Another draw for the Niners

| October 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Another draw for the Niners

Before the match began, seniors Sean Bowman, Banks Fisher, Marco Sunol-Rojas and Zhuvonte Wilson were honored for their senior night. Less than four minutes after coming into the game, Ryan Spaulding scored his second goal of the season in the 30th minute of play for Charlotte’s only goal of the game. After 110 minutes of […]

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49ers lose heartbreaker to No. 5 Louisville

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
49ers lose heartbreaker to No. 5 Louisville

Charlotte (5-4-3) controlled the game extremely well for the larger part of the game, forcing fifth ranked Louisville (10-1-3) to remain at Transamerica for extra time, but lost to the Cardinals 1-0 in overtime. “I’m really proud of the guys, the effort was fantastic. We took a good team down to the wire and we […]

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Love of the Game

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Love of the Game

Every child at least once dreams of being a professional athlete. The thrill of the game, the cloak winding and the cheers of the crowd is a rush that every person dreams of. The difference between making these dreams reality is a love for the game and a love for the bitter work that Elliot […]

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The 49ers pick up another victory on the road

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
The 49ers pick up another victory on the road

The men’s soccer team took a trip down to Florida Atlantic University and put the Owls in their place Saturday night by snatching up a 3-1 victory. With impressive goals by Daniel Bruce, Teddy Chaouche and Ryan Spaulding, the Niners were able to extend their record to (5-3-3) and (2-1-2) in conference play. The first […]

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The 49ers take out the Radford Highlanders.

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
The 49ers take out the Radford Highlanders.

The Charlotte 49ers (4-3-3, C-USA 1-1-2 ) took on the Radford Highlanders in a Tuesday night contest at Transamerica field. Daniel Bruce ended the contest, scoring the lone goal in double overtime. Coming into the first half, both squads operated within a stalemate. It was Charlotte’s own on-field leader, #10 Bruce, who took the reigns […]

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Charlotte falls to Old Dominion at home

| October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte falls to Old Dominion at home

After coming off a tie game against UAB on Tuesday night, Charlotte took the field Friday to play Old Dominion. Despite an early 1-0 lead in the first half, the 49ers (3-3-3, C-USA 1-1-2) lost 2-1 to the Monarchs (7-1-2, C-USA 4-0-0) at home. Charlotte scored their first and only goal of the game in […]

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Charlotte Draw 1-1 Against UAB

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Draw 1-1 Against UAB

The 49ers settled for a 1-1 draw against UAB Saturday night, despite having a 16 to nine shot advantage. This is the third tie for the 49ers this season and the second tie in league play. The Blazers took the lead in the first half as forward Rami Dajani scored his 2nd goal of the […]

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The making of a leader

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
The making of a leader

After coming off a six goal season where he helped the 49ers claim a Conference USA title, 5’6 mid-fielder Daniel Bruce is ready to take his new leadership role in stride. Sporting the renowned number #10 on his jersey this season, Bruce knows what is expected of him. “With Luke and Brandt, both two massive […]

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