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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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Going With the Flo

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
Going With the Flo

With a Category 4 hurricane approaching much of North and South Carolina during the week of Sept. 10th, it was unclear early on whether or not the Niners and the Monarchs would meet as planned. Eventually, the decision was made to move the game from Saturday, Sept. 15th to Thursday, Sept. 13th at 4 p.m. […]

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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 struggles in non-conference finale

| September 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Charlotte struggles in non-conference finale

The Charlotte 49ers faced off against ECU Sunday, Sept. 9 in a showdown that got put away too early for the Niners in Greenville. Charlotte was outscored 3-0 by the Pirates, as their shots just weren’t landing the way they should have. The Pirates capitalized early scoring a goal in the 11th minute of the first […]

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Niners strike gold for their second straight year

| September 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
Niners strike gold for their second straight year

Over the course of Sept. 6 and Sept. 7, the 49ers Volleyball team competed in the Pirate Invitational at East Carolina University. After winning two out of three of their matches in the tournament, the team was named the Pirate Invitational champions. Reanna Richardson took home the tournament MVP honors and was named to the […]

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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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Darts, naps and soccer

| September 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Darts, naps and soccer

After nearly clinching a conference tournament championship in their junior season, Charlotte Men’s Soccer seniors are ready to finish off their college career with quite a year. Tommy Madden, Callum Montgomery, Daniel Bruce and Dean Rutherford have all been vital parts of this program in their time here, but every college athlete eventually reaches their […]

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High Hopes

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
High Hopes

After beginning the season as the team picked to finish last in the East Division and a 1-11 record in 2017, the Charlotte 49ers remain with their heads high and their sights set on some season-opening wins. Last season, it seemed as if the Niners would get to the end of the season and have […]

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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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Football coaching staff set for 2018

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Football coaching staff set for 2018

After head coach Brad Lambert had to clean house at the end of the 2017 season, there were multiple voids that had to be filled on his coaching staff. Now, a few months later, he has finally locked in his staff for the 2018 season. “I’m really pleased with this group as a whole. It’s […]

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Preview: 49ers, Demon Deacons to Clash in Halton

| December 5, 2017
Preview: 49ers, Demon Deacons to Clash in Halton

The Charlotte 49ers are set to play the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. in Halton Arena. Last Time Out A year ago on Wednesday, these two teams clashed in Winston-Salem and the Demon Deacons defeated the 49ers, 91-74. Senior Braxton Ogbueze led the charge for Charlotte offensively with 20 points. […]

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Charlotte shuts out UAB in season finale

| November 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Charlotte shuts out UAB in season finale

In the final game of the regular season, behind a spirited defensive effort, the 49ers shutout the Blazers securing a No. 2 seed in the C-USA tournament next week. “It was a great result on the road,” Charlotte assistant coach Kyle Gookins said. “It was a good way to end the regular-season. We now will […]

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Laia Raventós: Spanish Sensation

| November 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
Laia Raventós: Spanish Sensation

In Halton Arena on a brisk October night during Charlotte’s annual basketball madness, the newest Charlotte 49er, 18-year-old Spanish international Laia Raventós glides into the spotlight as an unfamiliar Niner Nation welcomes her with enthusiastic cheers and emphatic clapping. She is 5’7”, her straightened brown hair gleams in the vibrant white light. She smiles proudly. […]

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Charlotte sweeps North Texas

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Charlotte sweeps North Texas

A C-USA volleyball matchup Sunday afternoon would prove to be a statement game for the 49ers as they swept North Texas (14-11, 6-4 C-USA) in straight sets (25-21, 25-21, 25-22). Led by Abreia Epps, who totaled 15 kills on the afternoon, Charlotte’s volleyball team played cohesively and tough. In the first set, Charlotte was off the the races […]

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