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Year in review

| April 27, 2018
Year in review

The 2017-18 year flew by, take a minute and look back at some of the top moments from this year. Women’s golf tees off for the first time The team was added to the lineup in an effort to offer more women’s athletics after football was brought in. Coach Holly Clark started laying the foundation […]

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Since you’ve been gone

| January 8, 2018
Since you’ve been gone

While students were nestled all snug in their beds over Christmas break, changes were being made in the Charlotte 49ers Athletic Department. From coaching hiring, firing, retiring and more, here’s a run-down of what happened while you were out. Rose announces her retirement The Thursday before classes resumed it was announced that Director of Athletics, […]

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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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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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Championship run ends in a loss for Niners in PK shootout

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Championship run ends in a loss for Niners in PK shootout

Last season, Charlotte ended their fight for a championship title with another PK shootout and were able to turn that into a deserved win. Unfortunately in this season’s championship game, after 110 minutes of battling for a scoreless game, the Niners would enter a PK shootout yet again, this time against North Texas. This year, […]

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Thomas does it again

| November 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
Thomas does it again

Women’s soccer matched up with No. 4 seed Louisiana Tech on Friday morning at 11 a.m. for the second game in the Conference-USA championship tournament in Boca Raton, Florida. The game came down to a single point scored by none other than senior Martha Thomas in the last half of the game, resulting in another […]

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Charlotte shuts out Rice in the C-USA quarterfinals

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte shuts out Rice in the C-USA quarterfinals

The women’s soccer team headed down to Boca Raton, Florida to meet the Rice Owls for the opening round of the Conference USA Championship Tournament on Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. The Niners were ranked No. 8 heading into the week, but after a long game, they managed to pull ahead and beat the No. […]

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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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Charlotte drops final match in regular season

| October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Charlotte drops final match in regular season

In the final match of the regular season, Charlotte took an early 1-0 lead in the first half but allowed three unanswered goals, which lead to the 3-2 defeat by the Old Dominion Monarchs. With this loss, Charlotte has been winless in their last 5 matches and has not won since Oct. 8 against Florida […]

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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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The 49ers fall to Rice

| October 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
The 49ers fall to Rice

The Charlotte 49ers took on the Rice Owls Sunday evening in their final home regular season match of the year. Though forward Megan Greene collected six shots overall with three on goal, the 49ers (9-7-1) lost 1-0 to Rice (12-2-1). Charlotte, led by Greene, would come out strong in the first half, attacking Rice’s backfield hard […]

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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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The Mean Green show Charlotte no mercy

| October 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Mean Green show Charlotte no mercy

Thursday night began with lots of spirit and excitement for Charlotte as the team celebrated Senior Night and recognized four of their teammates for their achievements on and off the field. However, they were unable to carry that energy throughout the game and lost 2-1 to Northern Texas in another conference match. The Niners started […]

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