Tag: 49ers soccer

Charlotte falls to Kentucky 1-0

| September 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte falls to Kentucky 1-0

It was a cool, muggy evening in Lexington, Kentucky when the Charlotte 49ers battled against the Kentucky Wildcats after coming off a 2-2 tie against conference opponent Louisville Cardinals. The Niners went on to fall to the Wildcats 1-0, not performing offensively the way that they needed to. Charlotte entered the match hoping to build […]

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49ers put away the Panthers

| September 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
49ers put away the Panthers

The Charlotte 49ers (5-3, 1-0 C-USA) took on the FIU Panthers (0-10, 0-2 C-USA) this Thursday night, Sept. 20th at Transamerica field in a 5-1 win at home. The 49ers were led by junior forward Megan Greene who recorded a hat trick against FIU. Other leaders of the game included junior mid-fielder Jamie Fankhauser with two shots […]

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Charlotte draws with No. 6 Louisville

| September 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte draws with No. 6 Louisville

The Charlotte 49ers (3-1-1) went up 2-0 in the first half against the No. 6 ranked Louisville Cardinals (4-1-1), but the Niners struggled in the second half, leading to a 2-2 overtime draw. Charlotte pulled ahead early, scoring the first goal of the game in the sixth minute when redshirt sophomore, Patrick Hogan, scored off […]

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49ers shutout Elon

| September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
49ers shutout Elon

The Charlotte 49ers (3-1) dominated offensively and defensively in a 4-0 win at Elon (3-2). In the 24th minute, John Ranshaw got a deflection from the Elon goalkeeper and put the ball in the net for his first career goal. Preston Popp added to the lead in the 37th minute. Ethan Sawdon passed to Noah […]

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Charlotte clinches national seed in NCAA Tournament

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte clinches national seed in NCAA Tournament

The Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team made the NCAA tournament, this time as the tenth seed in the nation. The 49ers will have the benefit of a first-round bye and will await the winner of Virginia Tech and ETSU to see who their first opponent will be in the postseason. The men’s program has been […]

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Shelden records third consecutive shutout, 49ers tied for second in conference

| October 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Shelden records third consecutive shutout, 49ers tied for second in conference

The 49ers took six shots on goal in the first half, but to no avail. Anna Shelden was a brick wall in the goal, holding the Eagles to zero going into the half. Megan Greene and Martha Thomas each took two shots at the goal in the firs half, seniors Rebecca Beatty and Katie O’neill […]

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Men’s soccer streak snapped, defeated by Wilmington 2-0

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Men’s soccer streak snapped, defeated by Wilmington 2-0

The Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team had their four-game winning streak snapped by UNC Wilmington, losing 2-0, on Tuesday night. The Niners came into the game ranked fifth in the nation, coming in fresh off a win against Conference-USA opponent Old Dominion. Goalkeeper Elliot Panicco and the Charlotte defense had successfully shut out every opponent […]

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Men’s soccer remains flawless, routes Coastal Carolina 1-0

| September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Men’s soccer remains flawless, routes Coastal Carolina 1-0

Matej Dekovic took advantage of a corner kick from Brandt Bronico, heading the ball past the Coastal Carolina goalie and giving Charlotte a 1-0 lead that they would possess for the remainder of the game.  The 49ers (3-0-0) pushed past Coastal (1-3-1) with Elliot Panicco in the goal, whom has yet to allow a goal this […]

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49ers fall to nationally ranked Gamecocks

| September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
49ers fall to nationally ranked Gamecocks

The women’s soccer team couldn’t put the ball in the net and fell 3-0 against a nationally-ranked 22 South Carolina. The Gamecocks (5-0-1) wasted no time, putting one on the board with ten minutes gone in the game. Then the 49ers (3-3-0) were trying to clear the ball at 25:40 when it bounced off of […]

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Loren Reilley: Captain, Leader, 49er

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Loren Reilley: Captain, Leader, 49er

The alarm clock sounds, Loren Reilley wakes from a deep sleep, unable to ignore the buzzing. The numbers read 8 a.m. The day isn’t like any other. It’s Sunday, Sept. 13, her 21st birthday, game-day for her Charlotte 49ers women’s soccer team. Reilley sits down at the breakfast table for the breakfast of champions. Her […]

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49ers can’t rally past Rice in second half

| October 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers can’t rally past Rice in second half

The Charlotte 49ers women’s soccer team found the back of the net early, but couldn’t connect late in a 2-1 loss at home against the Rice Owls. “That’s four games in conference where we’ve lost by a one goal margin,” said 49ers head coach John Cullen after the game. “What’s hurting us right now is […]

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49ers erupt in second half to sink Chanticleers

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers erupt in second half to sink Chanticleers

The Charlotte 49ers women’s soccer team exploded in the second half, scoring three goals on their way to their first victory of the regular season. Four different players contributed in this afternoon’s scoring to break a halftime deadlock with Coastal Carolina at Transamerica Field. Charlotte opened up the scoring only seven minutes into the game through […]

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Women’s soccer unveils 12 new faces ahead of 2015 campaign

| August 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Women’s soccer unveils 12 new faces ahead of 2015 campaign

The 2015 Charlotte women’s soccer campaign is underway after the ladies began preseason last week in preparation for the start of the season this upcoming weekend. Headlining Charlotte’s preseason is the introduction of 12 new faces to the team as they look to pair with seven returning starters to build on last year’s success. Entering […]

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49ers season ends in a heartbreaker against UNC

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers season ends in a heartbreaker against UNC

The No. 10 ranked Charlotte 49ers fell to the North Carolina Tar Heels at Transamerica Field 2-1 on a wet Sunday afternoon. With the win North Carolina will advance to the next round of the NCAA Men’s College Cup. The rain left some fans at home but the stands were filled for the clash between […]

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