Tag: 49ers

Charlotte blanks Elon, 2-0

| September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte blanks Elon, 2-0

Megan Greene led the way for Charlotte (4-2-0) on Thursday night as the Niners coasted to a 2-0 victory against the Elon Phoenix (2-2-3). This win marks Charlotte’s first road win of the season and fourth shutout on the year. The Niners scored the first goal of the game in the 33rd minute when Jamie […]

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49ers top Furman 2-0

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
49ers top Furman 2-0

The Charlotte 49ers (2-0-0) shut out the Furman Paladins (1-2-0), 2-0, Friday night at Transamerica Field. With the shutout win, Charlotte has kept clean sheets in back-to-back games. In the 63rd minute, Daniel Bruce got a penalty kick for the 49ers. Callum Montgomery got to his spot and kicked it in to give the 49ers […]

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Running it Back

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Running it Back

The Nation The Forty-Niners, coming off of a frustrating 1-11 season, look to turn a new leaf with “clear eyes and full hearts” as the famous television coach, Eric Taylor would say.  With the offseason bringing in a change in coaching staff, Head Coach Brad Lambert has been given an opportunity to reshape the program […]

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Bigger than Football

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Bigger than Football

With the 2018 college football season right around the corner, the Niners are in full preparation mode for game one. They will be hosting Fordham University at Jerry Richardson Stadium and are looking to start the season on a high note. Before the season begins, we sat down with Charlotte’s senior linebacker, Juwan Foggie, to […]

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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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49ers host Green-White game

| April 22, 2018 | 0 Comments
49ers host Green-White game

This past Saturday, the Charlotte 49ers took the field and the lights came on for the sixth annual Spring Game. This coming fall season will be Charlotte’s fourth season as an FBS level program and as a member of Conference USA. “It’s just a matter of people seeing us now for three full seasons in Division One football, so […]

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Charlotte pitching shuts down High Point

| April 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte pitching shuts down High Point

Charlotte scored five unanswered runs to make up for an early two-run deficit to beat High Point 5-2. High Point (20-16) broke a scoreless ballgame up in the fourth getting a couple of two-out runs for a 2-0 lead. Tanner Wells drove in the first with a two-out double down the left field line. JJ […]

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Back to the lab

| April 16, 2018 | 0 Comments
Back to the lab

March Madness has just ended. Villanova won the title on the men’s side, while Notre Dame hit two consecutive buzzer beaters in the Final Four to win the title for the women. At Charlotte, the offseason women’s basketball workouts have started up, and there’s a familiar face in the gym: Tanisha Wright. However, Wright is […]

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Charlotte walks off Charleston Southern

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte walks off Charleston Southern

Charlotte (16-16) snapped their six-game losing streak tonight against Charleston Southern (11-24) with a huge walk off winning 3-2. It was a very competitive contest between the two teams, however Charlotte had some bad moments throughout the contest committing five errors. Charlotte started off the game with a bang with Reece Hampton hitting the only […]

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Walking with a purpose

| April 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
Walking with a purpose

Once again the Charlotte 49er Athletic Department put on their annual Epilepsy Stroll. This is an event that is true to the heart of the department. Deputy Athletic Director Darin Spease has a son who has battled with the disease since the age of two. Spease’s family was fortunate enough to be able to afford […]

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King of the Hill

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
King of the Hill

Children often dream of being astronauts or cowboys when they are growing up. This was not the case for Mike Hill, the new 49ers Director of Athletics. Growing up in Clemson, Hill has been exposed to college athletics his whole life. “I fell in love with college sports. I discovered at an early age that […]

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Bigger than baseball

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Bigger than baseball

Disney isn’t the only place that makes dreams come true. This week, the Charlotte 49ers baseball program turned one kid’s dream into a reality. 8-year-old Xavier Clafee is battling Truncus Arteriosus, which is a rare form of heart disease. With the help of the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, he was brought to the 49ers. The […]

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Charlotte struggles against UAB

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte struggles against UAB

Charlotte had a tough time against UAB over the weekend. While winning the first game of the series, they struggled to keep pace with their opponent for the rest of the series. Game 1: Charlotte 7, UAB 1 Game one played out like a typical Charlotte game with explosive offensive performances and stellar defense. Charlotte […]

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Charlotte falls to Carolina in last uptown game of the season

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte falls to Carolina in last uptown game of the season

The 49ers were unable to stop the Tar Heel offense uptown, falling 14-2 in their last game at BB&T Ballpark. Dominick Cammarata’s two-run homer in the fourth inning would not be enough to get the Niners going. By the end of the night, six different 49ers had taken the mound. Chase Gooding started off the […]

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