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49ers Volleyball loses against La Tech

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers Volleyball loses against La Tech

As a part of Homecoming weekend, the Charlotte 49ers (13-14) took on the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters (9-14) in a Conference USA matchup in Halton Arena. With La Tech in last place in the conference and Charlotte in 11th, both teams could have used a win to propel them as the regular season comes to […]

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49ers look to get back in the win column against James Madison

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers look to get back in the win column against James Madison

For the first time since Sept. 27, the Charlotte 49ers football team (3-4) returns home to Jerry Richardson field to face the James Madison Dukes (4-3) next Saturday, Oct. 25. With Charlotte on a four game losing streak, their schedule will not get easier in the coming weeks. The 49ers suffered a heartbreaking double overtime […]

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Building Tradition

| October 21, 2014 | 1 Comment
Building Tradition

College football is all about the home field advantage. Each school has its own unique atmosphere that resonates from the tailgate into the stadium at kickoff and keeps the fans coming back for more each and every year. The pageantry and tradition associated with college football is unrivaled at any level of any sport and […]

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49ers falling short during current losing streak

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers falling short during current losing streak

The Charlotte 49ers have hit their first bye week of the 2014 college football season and it couldn’t have come at a better time. The 49ers have battled through a tough stretch throughout the first two months of the season, playing five of their first seven contests on the road away from the comfortable confines […]

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Charlotte falls to Marshall for the second time this season

| October 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charlotte falls to Marshall for the second time this season

  Charlotte Falls to Marshall for the Second Time this Season Charlotte (13-13, 2-7 C-USA) traveled to West Virginia on Sunday to take on Marshall (10-14, 4-4) for the second time in less than four weeks. The 49ers looked to redeem themselves after losing in five sets to Marshall back on Sept. 23. Their efforts fell […]

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49ers winning streak comes to an end against Old Dominion

| October 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers winning streak comes to an end against Old Dominion

The 49ers (10-2, 3-1) took their nine game win streak to Old Dominion Saturday night. Kyle Parker was the lone goal scorer in the 2-1 loss to the Monarchs which ended Charlotte’s unbeaten streak abruptly. “I though once we got to grips and scored the equalizer, there was only going to be one winner,” 49ers […]

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Women’s Soccer Draws on Senior Night

| October 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Women’s Soccer Draws on Senior Night

Senior night for student-athletes is always more than just a win or loss. It’s a celebration of accomplishments and graduation for the players that have committed time to the program. A late season match up between the Charlotte 49ers (7-5-2) and the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs (4-7-4) turned out to be an exciting double overtime […]

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Volleyball breaks losing streak defeating North Texas 3-1

| October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Volleyball breaks losing streak defeating North Texas 3-1

The 49ers were on the road Friday night, taking on Conference USA opponent North Texas. After a tough first set, Charlotte was able to come back and take the match 3-1 to record win 13 of the season. In the first set of the game North Texas dominated the 49ers. After breaking the tied score […]

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49ers going for gold

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers going for gold

In 2011, the Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team found themselves 90 minutes away from a national championship. The 49ers came up short in a heartbreaking 1-0 defeat at the hands of the North Carolina Tar Heels. Fast forward to 2014 and the team looks entirely different but oddly similar at the same time. Believe it […]

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49ers extend win streak to three after a 2-1 victory against Southern Miss

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers extend win streak to three after a 2-1 victory against Southern Miss

The Charlotte 49ers (7-5-1, 4-2-0 C-USA) continue to add to their conference win total of the year after an average start to the season as they beat the Southern Miss Golden Eagles (5-8-2, 0-4-2 C-USA) 2-1 in front of the home crowd at Transamerica Field. The first goal of the game came in the 27th […]

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Charlotte Volleyball falls to FAU in four sets

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Volleyball falls to FAU in four sets

The Charlotte 49ers (12-11) hosted Florida Atlantic (12-6) in a Sunday afternoon conference match up. The first set was a close one from the start with five lead changes and 14 ties. After several back and forth exchanges, Charlotte was looking to pull away with a 19-17 point lead. However, FAU had other ideas as […]

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Day three cancelled of the Charlotte Tennis Invitational

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Day three cancelled of the Charlotte Tennis Invitational

The Charlotte 49ers men’s tennis team hosted the Charlotte Invitational this weekend at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Complex. The teams who were also competing in the Invitational were Coastal Carolina, USC Upstate, and James Madison. Day one of the Charlotte Invitational on Friday was an epic showing for the hosts as the 49ers won all but […]

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49ers fight their way back, defeat FIU 4-3

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers fight their way back, defeat FIU 4-3

Down three goals at half time and fighting the fog for 90 minutes, the 49ers prevailed  by picking up a much needed come from behind win. FIU forced the 49ers to fight their way back Saturday night by scoring three first half goals. Charlotte would rally in the second half by scoring four goals and […]

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49ers drop another heartbreaker at The Citadel

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers drop another heartbreaker at The Citadel

Coming off of a three game losing streak, the Charlotte 49ers wanted to come out against The Citadel this week and start strong. Unfortunately, they were unable to do that. “You can’t give up 21 in the first quarter against a good team,” said 49ers head coach Brad Lambert post game. “You’re always fighting up […]

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49ers look to right the ship against The Citadel

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers look to right the ship against The Citadel

The Charlotte 49ers (3-3) will travel to Charleston, S.C. this afternoon for a 2 p.m. kickoff as they look to right the ship against The Citadel (1-4) following three consecutive losses after starting the season 3-0. The 49ers have been in a position to win late in all three contests but untimely turnovers, penalties and […]

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Charlotte 49ers shutout LA Tech 3-0

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Charlotte 49ers shutout LA Tech 3-0

 The Charlotte 49ers (6-5-1) coasted through their contest against the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (9-5-1) who have struggled in conference play this season.  The 49ers jumped out to an early advantage as a corner kick by junior Maddie Kiebel connected with a Louisiana Tech defender standing on the goal line and rolled into the net in […]

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Volleyball gets shut out in Dig Pink Match

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Volleyball gets shut out in Dig Pink Match

The Charlotte 49ers are among the top programs in the nation when it comes to raising money and awareness for breast cancer and this year’s Dig Pink match was no different. Despite the score, the turnout and atmosphere were the best of the year so far, with 1,231 coming out to support the team at […]

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49ers blank Clemson, pick up eighth straight victory

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers blank Clemson, pick up eighth straight victory

The Charlotte 49ers men’s soccer team flipped the script on Tuesday evening in a 1-0 road win over the Clemson Tigers. The seventh-ranked 49ers (9-1), the second-highest scoring team in the nation, needed a dominant defensive effort to escape Clemson with their eighth consecutive victory of the season. “We won tonight’s game by sheer guts […]

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Volleyball loses 3-0 to Western Kentucky

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Volleyball loses 3-0 to Western Kentucky

The 49ers suffered another Conference USA loss Tuesday night in three sets to Western Kentucky. In the first set, Claire Kruez along with Savannah Gaster and Irem Asci contributed to a strong offensive stretch that fueled Charlotte in taking a 7-4 lead. Later, a six point stretch of strong offense from the Hilltoppers, and four […]

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49ers rebound, dominate Western Kentucky 3-0

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
49ers rebound, dominate Western Kentucky 3-0

It was a well needed dominating performance after a heartbreaking loss to Marshall in overtime, as Charlotte’s women’s soccer team traveled to Western Kentucky in a Conference USA match-up. With all their goals coming in the second half the 49ers scored three times behind a stout defensive performance that limited the Lady Toppers to just […]

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