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49ers deliver an emphatic 6-1 victory over Campbell

| September 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers deliver an emphatic 6-1 victory over Campbell

The 20th-ranked Charlotte 49ers were on the road Saturday night at 25th-ranked Campbell. Despite going up against a top 25 opponent, Charlotte (5-1) was able to net six goals on their way to a 6-1 victory over the Fighting Camels (3-2). The six goals on the night are a new season high. It did not […]

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49ers drop a heartbreaker on the road

| September 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers drop a heartbreaker on the road

The Charlotte 49ers traveled to Elon, N.C. to take on the Elon Phoenix on Saturday night and found themselves in a low-scoring dogfight in a hostile environment. Charlotte found themselves at the Elon 22 yard line with 13 seconds left on the clock an no timeouts remaining, trailing 20-13. 49ers quarterback Matt Johnson overthrew his receiver […]

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49ers look to remain unbeaten tonight against Elon

| September 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers look to remain unbeaten tonight against Elon

The Charlotte 49ers have been on a roll to start the 2014 college football campaign. The 49ers battled through ups and downs in the 2013 season en route to a 5-6 overall record but Charlotte has now won four consecutive games dating back to last year’s season finale. Three of those four victories have come […]

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49ers deliver impressive 4-0 shutout of Winthrop in home-opener

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers deliver impressive 4-0 shutout of Winthrop in home-opener

It was a beautiful night in the Queen City as the Charlotte 49ers women’s soccer team took the field against Winthrop. It was the first game at Transamerica on the year for Charlotte (2-3-1) as they opened the season on a five-game road trip. The 49ers went 1-3-1 in that stretch before returning home to […]

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Volleyball loses five-set match against Bulldogs

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Volleyball loses five-set match against Bulldogs

The 49ers suffered another five-set match loss while at Gardner-Webb University on Tuesday night. The opening set of the game set the tempo for what would be a very long match as the score reached 30-28 in favor of the Bulldogs. Charlotte committed nine errors over 16 plays, which was a major factor in the […]

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Coach Cullen bleeds Charlotte green and white

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
Coach Cullen bleeds Charlotte green and white

Charlotte Head Coach John Cullen has 49ers green and white running through his veins, so when Director of Athletics Judy Rose offered him the women’s soccer coaching job he couldn’t pass on the opportunity. Cullen, who’s originally from London, England, became the program’s fourth head coach when he accepted the job on Jan. 15, 2009. […]

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Men’s Soccer wins a comeback game against Wofford

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Men’s Soccer wins a comeback game against Wofford

Head coach Kevin Langan has always been an upbeat person, but one of his happiest moments was tonight after his team’s victory versus the Wofford Terriers. “We started the game fantastic. Once we scored, we stepped back a bit. To play 48 hours ago and comeback and win a tough game against Wofford is absolutely […]

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Charlotte volleyball wins the Wildcat Classic 3-0

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charlotte volleyball wins the Wildcat Classic 3-0

The Charlotte 49ers (8-4) took care of business this weekend at the Wildcat Classic in Davidson, N.C. The Davidson Wildcats (2-7) hosted the 49ers as well as the High Point University Panthers (3-6) and the UNC Wilmington Seahawks (9-2).  The 49ers kicked off the Wildcat Classic with their first match against the Panthers. The first […]

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Men’s Soccer shuts-out Winthrop in Rock Hill

| September 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Men’s Soccer shuts-out Winthrop in Rock Hill

The Charlotte 49ers picked up a second consecutive shutout win on Saturday, where they played Winthrop University in a lop-sided victory. Thanks to the play of Zhuvante Wilson, Kyle Parker, and Monbo Bokar, Charlotte has moved to 3-1 on the season. Head coach Kevin Langan praised his team for their solid play at Eagle Field, […]

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49ers hang on in roller coaster win over the Eagles

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers hang on in roller coaster win over the Eagles

In an unforgettable game against the North Carolina Central Eagles, the Charlotte 49ers football team came out of Durham with a 40-28 win. The score at the beginning of the fourth quarter was 40-0, but the final score was much different thanks to an incredible run of 28 unanswered points from the Eagles. Coach Lambert […]

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49ers seek revenge on the road against the NCCU Eagles

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers seek revenge on the road against the NCCU Eagles

The Charlotte 49ers (2-0) will travel to Durham, N.C. tonight for their match-up with the North Carolina Central Eagles (1-1) looking for redemption from last year’s 40-13 embarrassment. The 49ers also entered the game last season undefeated sitting at 2-0 before suffering the first loss in program history at the hands of the Eagles. Charlotte […]

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49ers Volleyball suffers defeat at Western Carolina

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers Volleyball suffers defeat at Western Carolina

The Charlotte 49ers continued their series of away games on Tuesday night when they took on the Western Carolina Catamounts, which resulted in a five set loss. Western Carolina came out strong in the first set, feeding off multiple errors from Charlotte. The 49ers could not find a rhythm and played from behind the entire […]

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49ers Soccer picks up a win in Greensboro

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers Soccer picks up a win in Greensboro

The Charlotte men’s soccer team topped Greensboro 2-0 Tuesday night in an in-state rivalry matchup. Charlotte saw themselves with a man advantage for most of the second half when the referee issued a second yellow card to a Greensboro player. The one man advantage would help see Charlotte through to their second win of the […]

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Big shoes to fill

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Big shoes to fill

The Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team opened the 2014 season as the 23rd ranked team in the country.  The 49ers won the Conference USA championship last season and will look to repeat that accomplishment this year. Despite losing key players like Giuseppe Gentile and Klay Davis among others, the 49ers were still picked second in […]

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49ers Volleyball weekend is successful at Temple University

| September 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers Volleyball weekend is successful at Temple University

The Charlotte 49ers went on the road for the first time this season to the Temple Invitational, where they faced some tough competition with teams from the American Athletic Conference and the Ivy League. They began the tournament with a 3-1 win against Princeton, with big performances from some of the usual 49ers. Freshman Irem Asci […]

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49ers pitch shutout in 56-0 victory over Golden Bulls

| September 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers pitch shutout in 56-0 victory over Golden Bulls

The Charlotte 49ers strapped up for their home opener on Saturday afternoon and put on a show for the crowd at Jerry Richardson Stadium. The stadium packed with 15,875 fans was treated to an early onslaught of offense followed by four quarters of dominant, shut down defense from Charlotte. The 49ers cruised to a 56-0 […]

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Men’s Soccer suffers heartbreaking loss

| September 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Men’s Soccer suffers heartbreaking loss

Friday night’s soccer matchup between 21st ranked Charlotte and ninth ranked Coastal Carolina was the epitome of an emotional, physical and nail-biting game. It took Coastal Carolina regular time and two overtime periods to top the 49ers, 2-1. After 110 minutes, Elis Bjornsson was able to get a shot off in Charlotte’s box to score the […]

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49ers women drop an extra time heartbreaker against Liberty

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers women drop an extra time heartbreaker against Liberty

The Charlotte 49ers women’s soccer team has started the season on a long road trip. After a win in Greensboro against UNC Greensboro, the 49ers lost two in a row to Coastal Carolina and UNC Wilmington. The ladies looked to bounce back against the Flames from Liberty Thursday night in Lynchburg, Virginia. The 49ers and […]

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49ers Volleyball can’t pull out the win vs Winthrop

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers Volleyball can’t pull out the win vs Winthrop

In a match with back and forth points throughout, the Charlotte 49ers Volleyball team fell to Winthrop last night, 3-2. The 49ers opened the match with a dominating first set, winning it 25-17, but the Eagles got a good pep talk, because they came out swinging in the second set. In the second set, Winthrop seemed […]

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49ers release 2014 men’s hoops schedule

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers release 2014 men’s hoops schedule

Tuesday morning we got our first look at the Charlotte 49ers 2014-15 men’s basketball schedule. 49ers Head Coach Alan Major announced the new slate of games and also provided his thoughts on the challenges his team will face in the upcoming season. “This is one of the most challenging schedules that we have had since […]

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