Charlotte, NC - The Atlantic 10 Champion Charlotte 49ers men's soccer team released their 2013 spring exhibition schedule. The 49ers have made eight NCAA Tournament appearances in the program's history including three appearances in the last four years. The 49ers reached the College Cup Championship game in 2011.
The 49ers will welcome back 14 letterwinners and six starters off a 2012 team that captured the Atlantic 10 regular-season title and reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
The 49ers begin their spring schedule with a home game against England's Pass 4, Monday, March 11. Then, the 49ers play USL Pro's Charlotte Eagles at Practice Field, Saturday, March 16 at 7 pm. Charlotte finishes the month of March on the road at future Conference USA rival South Carolina, Saturday, March 23 at 2 pm.
In April, the 49ers begin the month with a road contest at ACC foe Virginia Tech, Saturday, April 6 at 5 pm. Then, the 49ers play North Carolina, in a rematch of the 2011 College Cup Championship game, in Greensboro, North Carolina; Saturday, April 13 at 5 pm. Charlotte concludes their spring schedule in Spartanburg, South Carolina against Wofford, Thursday, April 18 at 7 pm.
Admission is free to the 49ers home spring soccer games.