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Charlotte tops 4th-ranked Arkansas

| March 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte tops 4th-ranked Arkansas

Charlotte came back from a 2-0 deficit in the second inning with a stretch of six unanswered runs to beat forth-ranked Arkansas 6-3. The win becomes the highest-ranked home win in program history. Arkansas (16-5) got the scoring started in the second on a Dominic Fletcher one-out single to right followed by a home run […]

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Hill hires mens basketball coach

| March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Hill hires mens basketball coach

Chancellor Phillip DuBois and Athletic Director Mike Hill have made a big move in hiring Charlotte’s new men’s basketball coach, Ron Sanchez. “I would like to thank Chancellor Dubois and Director of Athletics Mike Hill for this incredible opportunity,” Sanchez said. “I am honored and humbled that they have entrusted me with their men’s basketball […]

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Charlotte beats Wake Forest 13-1

| March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte beats Wake Forest 13-1

The 49ers (9-7) once again put on an offensive show, outscoring Wake Forest (7-10) 13-1 Tuesday night. The 49ers played one of their  best games on both sides of the ball allowing only one run on four hits. The 49er offense also put up yet another double-digit game making their sixth game with ten or […]

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The search for a new AD

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
The search for a new AD

After Judy Rose announced her retirement from the Director of Athletics position in early January, the hunt to fill the void began in the Chancellor’s office. “Searches, sometimes when they search for a chancellor it can take up to a year, but in the case here, we wanted to get started quickly and see if […]

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Charlotte suffers losses to 19th-ranked ECU

| March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte suffers losses to 19th-ranked ECU

The Charlotte 49ers baseball team is no longer undefeated at home this season after a three-game series sweep from 19-ranked ECU Pirates. Game 1 In the lowest scoring game of the series, the Niners seemed to have quite a hard time getting much of an offense going and lost the game 1-3. Spencer Brickhouse would […]

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Mean Green Close out Niners

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
Mean Green Close out Niners

Despite 18 points from senior Amaya Ransom, the Charlotte 49ers were unable to knock off 11th-seeded North Texas in the first round of the C-USA Tournament, as they fell 58-55 in another close contest. With the loss, Charlotte finished the season with a record of 14-16. The Niners also got help from Laia Raventos, who […]

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Jada Martin: Dripping in finesse

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Jada Martin: Dripping in finesse

The elevator in the Student Union opens, and Jada Martin emerges, flanked by some of her teammates. It’s Thursday night, and the women’s team has just scored a big home win over rival Old Dominion, holding the Monarchs to a season low 43 points. But, instead of adorning the usual green and white uniform, Number […]

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Charlotte Sweeps Siena 4-0

| March 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Sweeps Siena 4-0

The Charlotte 49ers faced off against the Siena Saints this weekend and it was an amazing series. The 49ers would dominate the series, sweeping the Saints and scoring double-digit runs for three out of the four games. Game 1:  49ers 10, Saints 1 The 49ers started off the four game series with a bang thanks […]

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Charlotte gets a win over FAU in final game

| March 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte gets a win over FAU in final game

Charlotte (6-23, 2-16 C-USA) had three players in double-figures as they beat Florida Atlantic (12-18, 6-12 C-USA), 85-78, on Senior Night at Halton Arena. The win snapped the 49ers 15-game losing streak. The 49ers three in double figures were Jon Davis, senior Austin Ajukwa and Andrien White. Davis led the 49ers with 28 points (17 […]

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Ransom scores career-high as Charlotte take down FAU on senior night

| March 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ransom scores career-high as Charlotte take down FAU on senior night

The Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team closed out the regular season on a good note as they took down the Florida Atlantic Owls 83 – 69 on senior night. This is the Niners second straight victory to close out the regular season before heading into the Conference USA basketball tournament in Frisco, Texas. Senior Amaya […]

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Charlotte baseball sets new highs at Charleston Southern

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte baseball sets new highs at Charleston Southern

The 49ers set a new season high in a 14-3 win over Charleston on Wednesday. The offense also recorded a season high 17 hits to accompany the high scoring win. “We bounced back after a tough weekend,” Head Coach Loren Hibbs said. “We played really well and took care of business. I’m really proud of […]

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Mike Hill of University of Florida named athletic director

| February 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
Mike Hill of University of Florida named athletic director

Mike Hill, the current Executive Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs at the University of Florida, will be taking over as 49ers athletic director starting March 15. The search for an athletic director, led by Turnkey Search Managing Director Gene DeFilippo, was narrowed down to two finalist: Hill and Phil Esten, Penn State deputy athletics director and […]

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Want Some Mo?

| February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
Want Some Mo?

Mariah Linney emerges from the locker room, swagged out per usual. Her hair is tied in a high bun, secured by a white headband. Her green Nikes still untied, Linney extends her right arm out for a fist bump before walking down the hallway toward the entrance of Halton Arena. It’s Thursday, and the 49ers […]

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Charlotte falls to Middle Tennessee

| February 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte falls to Middle Tennessee

Charlotte (12-15, 8-6 C-USA) women’s basketball had two players in double-figures as they fell to Middle Tennessee (17-11, 9-6 C-USA) 54-53 Sunday afternoon at Halton Arena. It was the best defensive effort for the Niners this season in conference play, as they held Middle Tennessee to 28 percent shooting from the field. The 49ers were […]

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