Tag: Charlotte Athletics

Charlotte 49ers’ fans demand changes to athletics

| November 30, 2017 | 14 Comments
Charlotte 49ers’ fans demand changes to athletics

Four years ago, the first Charlotte football team walked out onto the field of the Jerry Richardson Stadium. The team took the win, 52-7, against the Campbell Camels. A sea of green in the stadium raved with each touchdown. At that inaugural game, hopes were high for the Charlotte 49ers but they didn’t last long. […]

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The 49ers cruise to their third straight victory

| February 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
The 49ers cruise to their third straight victory

After drilling 15 runs against Ohio in the opening game of the First Pitch Classic, Charlotte (3-1) faced Army (2-5) in their second game of the tournament. Charlotte dominated the game from the pitchers circle to the batter’s box winning 8-3 over the Black Knights. Charlotte’s starting pitcher was Mackenzie Hauser and she dueled Army’s […]

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49ers blast 15 runs in a win over Ohio

| February 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers blast 15 runs in a win over Ohio

Frigid temperatures in Charlotte forced the 49ers to move their First Pitch Classic to Friday, Feb. 13 and Saturday, Feb. 14. Charlotte (2-1) took the field against Ohio (3-3) in their first game of the tournament. The 49ers were coming off an impressive 10-2 win against Gardner-Webb. Charlotte’s offensive fire power exploded again as they […]

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It’s official: Charlotte 49ers return to Conference USA

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
It’s official: Charlotte 49ers return to Conference USA

After an eight-year hiatus from Conference USA, the Charlotte 49ers have officially cut ties with the Atlantic 10 Conference. As of July 1, the Charlotte 49ers have returned to Conference USA. The Charlotte 49ers were members of Conference USA from 1995-1996 until 2004-2005. They then joined the Atlantic 10 Conference, but are now back to […]

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It’s official: Charlotte 49ers now have football jerseys

| June 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
It’s official: Charlotte 49ers now have football jerseys

The Charlotte 49ers football jerseys were officially unveiled at the 30th Annual Great Gold Rush Auction Saturday night. Over 500 guests were seated at tables spread out across the basketball court in Halton Arena. The most anticipated items of the night were items four and five. Item number four was the home football jersey. Item […]

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Lewis Morgan: The Brains Behind the Whiteboard

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Lewis Morgan: The Brains Behind the Whiteboard

The student section at Halton Arena may have been lacking in numbers at times this past season, but one thing was always constant, the whiteboard guy in the middle of row one of section 104 next to the really tall guy. That whiteboard guy is Lewis Morgan, a senior Art major. Morgan has manned the […]

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