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Womens tennis starts strong at home against GW

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Womens tennis starts strong at home against GW

  Match Recap: The Charlotte women’s tennis team started the season right where they left off Saturday afternoon with a home win against the visiting Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs. Just a few short days after the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex was basically an ice rink, this Saturday delivered almost perfect tennis weather for the first match. Niners […]

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Womens Tennis opens the season against Big South opponent Gardner Webb

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Womens Tennis opens the season against Big South opponent Gardner Webb

The 49ers women’s tennis team opens up the regular season at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex against Gardner Webb. The scheduled visit to the nationally Clemson Tigers last week was postponed due to the inclimate weather conditions. Charlotte concluded last season in the quarterfinals of  the Conference USA tournament held in Houston, Texas, ending with an […]

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49ers men’s tennis dominates UNCG for third straight win

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers men’s tennis dominates UNCG for third straight win

The Charlotte 49ers (3-1) men’s tennis team continued their hot streak as they secured their third straight win Sunday against UNCG (2-2). The 49ers’ men edged out the Spartans by winning two of the three doubles matches to claim the point. Charlotte’s Vikram Hundal and Jack Williams were first up in doubles and had their […]

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Win streak ends for Women’s Tennis

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
Win streak ends for Women’s Tennis

The Charlotte 49ers women’s tennis team suffered a streak-ending loss today against Winthrop, with the final score being 5-2. The 49ers won the first contest in doubles thanks to Holtkamp and Pahlett beating out Wintrhop’s Garcia and Uzelac 6-3. This, in conjunction with the win by default in the third contest lead to the 49ers to having an early […]

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Women’s tennis hitting full stride with third consecutive win

| February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Women’s tennis hitting full stride with third consecutive win

The Charlotte 49ers women’s tennis team seems to be hitting full stride as they came away with their third consecutive home win Saturday afternoon, defeating Wingate 6-1. The 49ers played a doubleheader at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex, only giving away a single point throughout the entire day. Charlotte (3-1) ended up sweeping through doubles action […]

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Women’s tennis earns a sweep over Presbyterian

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Women’s tennis earns a sweep over Presbyterian

The Charlotte 49ers women’s tennis team opened their season with a three-match homestand on Wednesday against Presbyterian. The last time these two schools faced off was in 2001. Charlotte has dominated the all-time series 7-2. After coming off a loss to Liberty, Charlotte rose to the challenge as they faced the undefeated Presbyterian squad. The 49ers […]

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49ers tennis flat in season-opener at No. 20 Wake Forest

| January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers tennis flat in season-opener at No. 20 Wake Forest

Even with singles victories from Jordi Massalle Ferrer, Nate Shanok, Jack Williams and Vikram Hundal the Charlotte 49ers men’s tennis team fell short on the road against the No. 20 Wake Forest Demon Deacons, 7-2. At center court for doubles, it was Charlotte’s own Hundal and Williams that triumphed over the Demon Deacons in a battle for […]

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Day three cancelled of the Charlotte Tennis Invitational

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Day three cancelled of the Charlotte Tennis Invitational

The Charlotte 49ers men’s tennis team hosted the Charlotte Invitational this weekend at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex. The teams who were also competing in the Invitational were Coastal Carolina, USC Upstate, and James Madison. Day one of the Charlotte Invitational on Friday was an epic showing for the hosts as the 49ers won all but […]

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For Billy Boykin, he finds his calling in coaching

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
For Billy Boykin, he finds his calling in coaching

Even though practice is canceled because of the cold March air, 49er Men’s Tennis Coach Billy Boykin still arrives at his office (albeit a little late) with a grin as large as his coffee cup. His cheeks are rosy and his kind eyes a little watery from the cold air outside. He strolls into Assistant […]

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25th ranked VCU pummels Charlotte

| March 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
25th ranked VCU pummels Charlotte

The Charlotte 49ers (10-6) men’s tennis team lost to the formidable, 25th nationally-ranked Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Rams (15-4) in Richmond, Va. on Friday,  6-1. The loss ended the 49ers’ five-match winning streak. VCU roared out of the gate and won all three doubles matches to claim the match’s doubles point. Charlotte was unable to […]

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Women’s tennis squeezes out victory over NC Central

| March 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Women’s tennis squeezes out victory over NC Central

The Charlotte 49ers (7-4) women’s tennis team was able to pick up a hard-fought 4-3 victory against the in-state foe North Carolina Central University Eagles (9-4) ending a three-match losing streak on Saturday at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex. Charlotte exploded out of the gate winning the doubles point. The 49er’s No.3 doubles team cruised to […]

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Women’s tennis falls to Appalachain State at home, 4-3

| February 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Women’s tennis falls to Appalachain State at home, 4-3

In this women’s tennis match up, the Charlotte 49ers (6-2) could not extend its four-game winning streak, dropping a tight match, 4-3, to the Appalachian State Mountaineers (6-1) on Monday at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex. The 49ers struggled right out of the gate, dropping the number two and number three double matches 8-4 and 8-3 respectively, letting Appalachain State clinch the doubles […]

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Men’s Tennis Upset in Semifinals

| April 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Men’s Tennis Upset in Semifinals

Charlotte men’s tennis entered the Atlantic 10 Men’s Tennis Championship as the top seed but fell to the fifth-seeded George Washington Colonials in the semifinals at the Queen City Racquet Club on Saturday Charlotte won the doubles point with wins at one and three. Charlotte freshmen Jack Williams and Alex Calott took an 8-4 victory to […]

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New State of the Art Complex Sparks Optimism in Women’s Tennis Program

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
New State of the Art Complex Sparks Optimism in Women’s Tennis Program

By: Tadd Haislop There are many establishments on the campus of UNC Charlotte that represent the growth and development of the university. The most recent, and one of the best examples, is nestled in the heart of campus. Home to the men’s and women’s tennis programs, the five million dollar Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex will stand […]

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