Knights logo 1999-2013
In 1988, the Charlotte O's changed their name to the Charlotte Knights.
In 1989, the Knights moved to Fort Mill, SC. Their first home was the large 8000-seat temporary "Knights Castle." The stadium was located on Deerfield Drive at the construction site of Knights Stadium. Knights Castle was built in 1989 and demolished in 1989. The Charlotte Knights moved into Knights Stadium the following season. **
In 1993, Charlotte moved up to AAA thanks to expansion, and was replaced in the Southern League by the Nashville Xpress.