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 20, 2019 - 2:58 pm

    After a pair of season opening upsets over South Carolina and Miami, North Carolina came back to earth last weekend, suffering their first loss of the season at Wake Forest. The Tar Heels are now...

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    © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
    September 11, 2019 - 8:35 pm

    It's a key game for the Panthers, who take on the Bucs Thursday night in an NFC South matchup.

    Both teams are looking for their first wins of the season on a short week - the Panthers lost a...

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    CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - AUGUST 31: Sam Howell #7 of the North Carolina Tar Heels hands the ball off to teammate Antonio Williams #24 of the North Carolina Tar Heels during the Belk College Kickoff game at Bank of America Stadium on August 31, 2019 in
    Streeter Lecka / Staff
    September 06, 2019 - 1:37 pm

    North Carolina is undefeated! Sure, they're only 1-0, but last week's season-opening win over South Carolina meant a lot for the Tar Heels, who had won just five games total over the past two...

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    Photo by Harry How/Getty Images
    September 05, 2019 - 3:22 pm

    It's finally time for some football! The Panthers open the season Sunday at Bank of America Stadium, facing the LA Rams and their explosive offense.

    The defending NFC champs averaged nearly...

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    Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
    August 22, 2019 - 1:38 pm

    The Panthers face off against the defending Super Bowl champs tonight, taking on the Patriots in Foxborough.  And it should be a great test.

    The Pats are coming off their third title in the...

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    © Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
    August 08, 2019 - 11:20 am

    It's finally time for football! The Panthers kick off the preseason on Thursday night against a formidable foe, traveling to the Windy City to take on the Chicago Bears. Kick-off is set for 8:00...

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    © Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
    December 28, 2018 - 11:41 am

    It's the season finale for the Panthers, who head to New Orleans to take on their NFC South rival for the second time in 13 days. After last week's loss to Atlanta, the playoffs are no longer in...

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    © Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
    December 21, 2018 - 12:03 pm

    It's the final home game of the season for the Panthers, who take on the Falcons at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday. Kick-off is set for 1:00 on WBT. Both teams are dinged up - the Falcons are...

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    © Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports
    December 16, 2018 - 11:46 pm

    It's a prime-time showdown at Bank of America Stadium tonight, where the Panthers take on the red-hot Saints on Monday Night Football. The Saints are 11-2 on the season and have already clinched...

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    © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
    December 07, 2018 - 10:26 am

    It's been a long month for the Panthers, who have lost four in a row and have nearly played themselves out of playoff contention. At 6-6 they still have a shot at the postseason, but they've got...

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