CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Charlotte softball team opens its 2012 fall schedule on Friday, Sept. 21 against Spartanburg Methodist in doubleheader action, beginning at 6 p.m. at the D.L. Phillips Softball Complex.

The Niners fall schedule includes eight homes games which continue through the weekend as they face St. Andrews Presbyterian on Saturday, Sept. 22 at noon and Furman at 6 p.m.

Action will continue next weekend with the 49ers hosting South Carolina on Friday, Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. On Saturday, Sept. 29, Greensboro College will visit Charlotte for a 12 p.m. game.

South Carolina and Elon will conclude Charlotte's fall schedule on Sunday, Sept. 30. The 49ers will take on the Gamecocks at 11 a.m. and the Phoenix at 3 p.m.