9 North Carolina recruits sign with Charlotte 49ers


The Charlotte 49ers 2015 class is special indeed! It's the first year the niners will compete in the Football Bowl Division as a Conference USA member. 

Mooresville's Akease Rankin one of six student-athletes from the Charlotte area that will wear green and white this season. 

He is joined by other locals; Alex Barrow (Butler H.S.), Michael Holmes (Victory Christian H.S.), Nafees Lyon (Mallard Creek H.S.), Randy Suydam (Mallard Creek H.S), and Nate Mullen (Hickory Ridge H.S.).