Sharon Thorsland

Sharon has been reporting on sports in Charlotte for over 15 years at WBT and with the Carolina Panthers.

She got her start with Florida State University, working on coaches shows and other athletic programming and at Fox Sports Florida before joining WBT.

Sharon has been on the sidelines of both college football and NFL games since 2007, working with ESPN Regional TV and the Panthers Radio Network.

She is a proud two-time graduate of the University of North Carolina and an avid Tar Heel fan.

Sharon and her husband Tony have three children, twins Sena and Gunnar, and younger brother Thor.

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    September 22, 2017 - 7:22 am

    It's a division showdown at Bank of America stadium on Sunday, when the Panthers open NFC South play against New Orleans.  Kickoff is set for 1:00 on WBT, the pregame show starts at 10am.  It's a...

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    September 21, 2017 - 7:06 am

    It's North Carolina versus Duke in an ACC showdown this Saturday!  So why aren't you excited?  Oh, that's right – it's football, not basketball. And maybe it's because the Tar Heels are just 1-2...

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    September 15, 2017 - 7:17 am

    Well, things aren't exactly off to a good start for North Carolina.  My Tar Heels are 0-2 on the season after putting up little to no defense in losses to Cal and Louisville.  They're allowing a...

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    September 08, 2017 - 7:42 am

    It's week two of the college football season and it's already a huge ACC match-up for North Carolina. The Tar Heels open conference play on Saturday, taking on #16 Louisville and their Heisman...

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    August 31, 2017 - 7:13 am

    I can't believe it's already time for college football! Sure, there have already been a handful of games, but Saturday officially kicks off the season and there are some outstanding games,...

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    August 30, 2017 - 8:33 am

    It's the preseason finale for the Panthers on Thursday, as they welcome the Pittsburgh Steelers to Bank of America Stadium.

    Kick-off is set for 7:30 on WBT, with the pregame show starting at...

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    August 24, 2017 - 8:26 am

    The third game of the preseason is always the most important. The starters usually play into the third quarter, there's some actual game planning going on, and it's the closest thing to a regular...

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    August 09, 2017 - 6:45 am

    Expectations are high for the Panthers tonight, who open the preseason against the Houston Texans at Bank of America stadium.

    Kickoff is set for 7:30, WBT's coverage starts at 4:30 with the...

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