Monday, November 2, 2009

Niner athletes earn several honors

-Charlotte 49ers senior all-America Corey Nagy earned his second Atlantic 10 Men's Golf Performer of the Week honor of the season while teammate Andy Sajevic was tabbed as the A-10 Rookie of the Week for the second time.

Nagy fired a four-under par 68 in the final round of the Aldila Intercollegiate to climb into fourth-place overall. Sajevic posted rounds of 73, 72, and 71 to finish the Aldila Intercollegiate in 17th, his second top 20 finish of the fall.

-Freshman midfielder Donnie Smith, who played at Charlotte Catholic, was named to’s National Team of the Week for his performance this past weekend at Xavier.

He recorded his first career multiple goals game when he scored Charlotte’s first two goals in the 49ers' 3-2 win at Xavier on Sunday.