Last Updated: January 25, 2016
Eight players signed with Wildcats
January 9, 2016
The Winston Wildcats signed eight Charlotte Colts players to an arena contract this afternoon. Quarterback Vinnie Dolley, wide receiver Centrail Williamson, defensive lineman C.J. Montgomery, linebackers Torrie Walker, Gene Proctor and Raphael King. Safety Mike Sykes and kicker Sonny Powell. They will join teammate offensive lineman LaVance Ginyard who signed a couple of months ago. The Winston Wildcats are part of the American Indoor Football.
Wooden, Gray signed arena contracts
December 29, 2015
Two Charlotte Colts players, cornerback Quan Wooden (left) and linebacker Desmond Gray will take their talents to Cajun country. They each signed an arena contract with the Louisiana Cottonmouths of the American Indoor Football this coming spring. They will play under Cottonmouths head coach John Fourcade. He is a former legendary quarterback for the New Orleans Saints.
The Charlotte Colts are in mourning after defensive tackle Albert Johnson passed away last night in Charlotte, NC. The Colts family extends their deepest sympathy to his family.
CCFL Championship Part 2
August 22, 2015
Five's the magic number
As this was the most anticipating game of the season, the Colts ran away with a huge win over the Catawba County Hornets 42-8 in Charlotte, NC. Darius Thomas put on a clinic by dismantling the Hornets secondary by going 17/29 338 yards and five touchdowns. His first target was to WR Anthony Boggan on a 13 yard score. He then connected with a 50 yard bomb to Carl Funny. Thomas hit a wide open Albert Bryant, who finished with five catches for 112 yards, for a score. The three TDs were in the first quarter. In the second half Thomas connected with Boggan again for 12 yards and the final touchdown pass was to RaShawn Singleton.
The defense recorded five interceptions for the night. Cornerback Anthony Mayes picked off three passes. Cornerback Davion Smith got his eight interception for the season and defensive end Brandon Beam picked one off and raced to the end zone for 35 yards. Linebacker Torrie Walker led the defense with eight tackles, three for loss. Beam had five tackles, three for loss and two sacks, Lorenzo Molitika and Gene Proctor also recorded a sack. Team Stampede will take their show on the road this Saturday in Albemarle, NC to face the Stanley County Panthers. Kickoff is at 4 p.m.
Colts hog-tied Razorbacks
The Colts went on the road for the first time this season and came out victorious in a 50-0 win over the Lexinton Razorbacks in Welcome, NC. The offense led by QB Darius Thomas hit RaShawn Singleton on a 34 yard touchdown pass in the first quarter. He then hit Darius Reid on a 20 yard strike in the end zone. Thomas finished 5/1 for 146 yards and two touchdowns.
The defense was led by Davion Smith with two interceptions that were returned for a touchdown, one for 45 yards and another for 50 yards. Smith has seven picks for the season. DE Gene Proctor recorded seven tackles, two for loss, one sack and an interception for a touchdown. Brandon Beam also had two sacks along with four tackles all were for loss. Greg Meisenheimer also had an interception. The colts will be back at the Stable August 8th when they battle the Catawba County Hornets.
C-Meck night at the Stable
August 8, 2015
Colts thump the Outsiders
The Charlotte Colts started the CCFL season with a 70-14 win over the Triad Outsiders at West Mecklenburg High School last night. The defense set the tone with a fumble recovery for a touchdown by DE Gene Proctor. The next defensive series the Colts defense forced the Outsiders to punt and the ball was fumbled in the end zone where DE Brandon Beam recovered for the second score. The next defensive series. CB Davion Smith intercepted a pass and returned it 48 yards for the score. He later had two more interceptions and 6 tackles for the night.
Quarterback Darius Thomas went 11/19 for 241 yards and four touchdowns. He connected with four different receivers in the end zone. His first was with RaShawn Singleton for 32 yards, then Jay Shelton for 12 yards. In the second half he connected with Al Bryant for 29 yards who had 4 catches for 79 yards. Anthony Boggans had 3 catches for 103 yards including a slant where he burned the turf for 72 yards for the score. Quarterback Lavare Kelly connected with Centrail Williamson for a 23 yard strike. Running back Jamal Dingle lead the rushing attack with six rushes for 95 yards and a touchdown and Aaron McNeilly rushed for 55 yards and a score. Oddie McMurry rushed for 20 yards. Both kickers Dan Ziedman and Tyler MaMahan were perfect on PATs, 11 combined.
The defense were led by Gene proctor who finished with 6 tackles, two for loss and a sack along with the fumble recovery for a score. LB Torrie Walker had 5 tackles, one for a loss and a sack. Safety Michael Sykes had an interception in the second half. The Colts are on the road to face the Lexington Razorbacks Saturday August 1st in Lexington, NC. Kickoff is at 5 p.m.
2015 Season Opener
July 25, 2015
Preseason Game Father's Day Event
June 20, 2015
June 13, 2015
March 28, 2015
Charlotte Colts announce the 2015 Schedule
March 15, 2015
Charlotte Colts Open Tryouts for 2015
February 21, 2015
The Charlotte Colts will be holding their first open tryouts of 2015 at Breakaway Sports 3917 Trailer Dr Charlotte, NC 28269 on February 21st at 11 am. Registration is $25 and starts at 10 am. Bring workouts clothes and cleats.
Player meeting set for Saturday
January 29, 2015
The Charlotte Colts will begin the 2015 season with a player meeting this Saturday January 31, 2015 at Beauregard Restaurant. The meeting will begin at 5:00 p.m. The team will go over information with new and current players for the upcoming season. The address to the restaurant is 3030 Freedom Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208.
The Charlotte Colts Football Club is a non-profit organization. It was created to provide a football and mentoring program for men after high school and college studies. The team is based in Charlotte, NC and members of the Central Carolinas Football League (CCFL).
Colts crowned National Champions
January 17, 2015
The Charlotte Colts came out victorious against the Key West Sun Devils with a 20-12 win and become the 2015 Sunshine Bowl Spring Summer National Champions in Miami Gardens, FL. The Colts struck first with a 40 yard interception return for a touchdown by DE Gene Proctor. later in the game QB Darius Thomas, the game Most Valuable Player, hit WR Al Bryant in the back of the end zone for the score. Running back Davon Gardner had 12 carries for 72 yards and a touchdown to seal the win. Safety Davion Smith had an interception.
Going back to Miami
December 10, 2014
The Charlotte Colts will travel back to Miami to face the Key West Sun Devils at the Sunshine Bowl Spring/Fall National Championship on Saturday January 17, 2015. The Colts lost in the championship game last year against the Knights of Miami. The game will be played at the Betty T Ferguson Park in Miami Gardens, FL. Kickoff is at 12 p.m.
The first annual Battle of the Border Bowl was dominated by the Charlotte Colts with a 42-6 win over the Greer Vikings. Running Back Davon Gardner rushed for a 26 yard touchdown to open the game. Quarterback Darius Thomas connected with RaShawn Singleton in the back of the end zone. He also hit Jay Shelton for a score. DL Mario Harrison picked up a blocked punt for a touchdown and LB Desmond Gray returned an interception 65 yards for a touchdown. QB Torrie Walker connected to Erroll Williamson on a 23 yard strike for a touchdown. The Colts are preparing to face the Key West Sun Devils in the Sunshine Bowl Spring/Fall National Championship in Miami, FL January 17th.
Colts lost in title game
The CCFL title game ended with 7:43 left in the fourth quarter to give the Carolina Thundering Heard the win over the Charlotte Colts 28-13. The Colts struck quick with a 50 yard strike from QB Darius Thomas to Kelvin Robinson in the first quarter. Thomas also threw another touchdown early in the fourth quarter to Jay Shelton from 20 yards out. The Colts are playing the Battle of the Border Bowl game on December 6th against the Greer Vikings.
The Charlotte Colts won big over the Carolina Renegades 40-7 in the second round of the CCFL playoffs Saturday at Frans Boys and Girls Club. QB Darius Thomas threw for three touchdowns to lead the offense air attack. RB Davon Gardner rushed for 109 yards and a touchdown on the ground. The Colts are traveling to Concord to face the Carolina Thundering Herd for the CCFL Championship.
Team Stampede bounce back with win over Hornets
October 11, 2014
After taking a loss last week, the Charlotte Colts got back in their winning ways by defeating the Catawba Hornets 17-14 at Cheshire Field in Charlotte, NC tonight. Running back Davon Gardner scored on a 12 yard run. Then in the second half LB Desmond Gray recovered a fumble in the end zone for the second score. Kicker Charles Powell booted a 35 yard field goal to seal the win. The Colts finished second in the regular season and have a first round playoff bye. They will host the second round playoffs on Saturday October 25th.
Colts winning streak ended in the mountains
October 4, 2014
The Colts seven game winning streak ended today when the Asheville Grizzlies came away with a big win 26-6 in Asheville. The only Colts score came from Davon Gardner with a 47 yard run. The Colts are back home October 11th when they face the Catawba Hornets.
Charlotte Colts teaming with NFL Play 60
September 18, 2014
The Charlotte Colts coaches and players will be helping out along with the Carolina Panthers with the NFL Play 60 Character Camp this Saturday September 20th at the Simmons YMCA. They will serve as camp coaches. The camp will consist of teaching football skills, emphasizing exercise and reinforcing the importance of character in athletics and in life. The Camp will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. If any kids ages 7-13 would like to participate, come to the Simmons YMCA this Saturday. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. This is a free camp.
Colts edge the Rams 12-6
August 23, 2014
The Charlotte Colts welcomed the new CCFL member East Carolina Rams by defeating them 12-6 at Cheshire Field in Charlotte, NC. QB Darius Thomas threw a five yard touchdown pass to Jay Shelton and running back Davon Gardner scored on a 20 yard run for the Colts. The Colts will take the Labor day weekend off and continue play on September 6th when they host the Carolina Thundering Herd. The Herd beat the Colts 8-6 in the first meeting on July 12th.
Hall of Fame Game
August 8, 2014
This Saturday's game when the Charlotte Colts host the Asheville Grizzlies, both head coaches are leading their teams as a Hall of Famer. Colts head coach Shawn Wood (top picture) was inducted into the American Football News Today Hall of Fame in 2013 and Asheville Grizzlies head coach Phil Lytle (bottom picture) was inducted in 2004.
Admission for this classic is $7.00 adults $5.00 seniors, military and children ages 7-17, and children 6 and under free. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. at the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex. The address is 1505 Tank Town Road Charlotte, NC 28105.
Colts win opener
The Charlotte Colts came away with a win over the Carolina Renegades 14-7 at the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex in Matthews. QB Darius Thomas fired a 39 yard touchdown pass to Al Bryant for the first score. The extra point was blocked. The Renegades only touchdown came from a fumble in the Colts own end zone to take the lead 7-6. At the end of the half the Renegades attempted a field goal but came short and Terrell Partlow returned the field goal attempt 109 yards for the touchdown. RB Davon Gardner made the two point conversion for a two yard run.
The Colts are hosting the Asheville Grizzlies next Saturday at the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex. Kickoff is at 6 p.m.
CCFL releases 2014 schedule
The Central Carolina Football League released the 2014 schedule today. The Colts will be on the road the first two games when they begin play with last year UNFL Champions Carolina Thundering Herd on July 12th and last year CCFL Champions Catawba Hornets on July 19th. Their home opener will be against the Carolina Renegades august 2nd. The rest of the 2014 schedule can be found on the schedule tab.
Colts lost title game in final seconds
January 19, 2014
The Charlotte Colts came close to end their 2013-2014 season in high fashion. They came up short to the Miami Knights in the American Football News Today AA National Championship 14-6 in Miami last night. The Colts marched 92 yards in one minute and thirty four seconds with the arm of QB Darius Dobson. With 18 seconds left and no time outs on the Knights three yard line, the Colts went right up the gut of the Knights defense and created a pileup on the goal line. “I saw one side judge signaled touchdown” said head coach Shawn Wood, “Then I saw a discussion on the field with the refs on what they saw and the clock was running out.”
Dobson was the offensive MVP with his performance throwing 12 of 23 for 237 yards including a 73 yard touchdown pass to Dennis Rorie. WR Ray Ray Munford also had 5 catches for 128 yards. The defense play a great game denied the Knights offense in the end zones after several attempts. They got pressure from DLs Ramon Azular and Big Country. The Colts ended the season with a 13-4 record.
Three players taking talents to next level
December 2, 2013
Three Colts players will be taking their talents to the next level. DL Ramon Azular is currently in Paris France playing for the USA Eagles in the Christmas Bowl December 7th.
RB Otis Moore will take his talents to Serbia in February where he signed with the Mladenovac Forestlanders.
DE Osmund Brown signed with the Bloomington Edge out of the Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL)
Eleven players named league All Stars
October 27, 2013
Eleven Colts players were named on the CCFL All Star team where the game will be played on Saturday November 16th. Theey are:
RB Otis Moore
WR Rashad fletcher
CB Antonio Mayes
CB Davion Smith
TE Osmund Brown
DE D'Angelo Crueton
Specialist Rashawn Singleton
LB Raphael King
DL Ramon Azular
DL Jerobi Gray
OL James Forte
August 22, 2013
The Charlotte Colts football players are working along side with the ACC Network and former Duke QB Zack Asack to film an intro video that will be featured accross the nation throughout the college football season. The Charlotte Colts are part of the Central Carolina Football League (CCFL).
Team Stampede nationally ranked
July 22, 2013
The Charlotte Colts were recognized in two national ranking polls today. They are ranked #18 in the American Football Power Rankings and #7 in the American Football News Today AA polls. Their next opponent July 27th, Catawba County Hornets, are ranked #7 in the AFPR and #11 in the AFNT polls.