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    March 23, 2017
    Bucklin Grand Slam Leads to 10-2 Win Over WPU; Kepley Homer Finishes Off Pacers 7-2 Thursday's USA South softball doubleheader versus Raleigh rival William Peace did not disappoint, as the Meredith College Angels swept the Pacers with help from 17 hits, eight strikeouts, and three dingers over the left field fence. Meredith leads the East Division, and WPU sits in sixth.
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    March 22, 2017
    Head Coach Leslie Payne - Going Strong Meredith College athletics newest Head Coach Leslie Payne was featured in the college's latest series of promoting faculty and staff Going Strong. Payne joined Meredith in fall 2015 as the head coach of cross country and track & field.
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    March 21, 2017
    Bishops Down Tennis Angels 6-3 in USA South Opener In Tuesday afternoon's USA South women's tennis opener, the visiting N.C. Wesleyan Bishops downed Meredith College 6-3. Gillian Emerson and Emily Wilkinson went undefeated on the day.
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    March 20, 2017
    Halvorson/Morse Collect USA South Weekly Honors Two Meredith College Avenging Angels earned USA South weekly honors as announced Monday from the league office. Lacrosse attack Jennifer Halvorson earned her first weekly nod as the Player of the Week, and softball's Myah Morse collected her first Rookie Pitcher of the Week selection.
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    March 19, 2017
    Softball Recovers to Win Two at Maryville, 7-6 (8 inn.), 6-2 The Meredith College softball Avenging Angels required eight innings to down the host Maryville Scots 6-5 in game one of Sunday's USA South doubleheader. But Meredith managed the Scots 6-2 in the nightcap for the sweep.
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    March 19, 2017
    Joseph Scores Five as MC Lax Coasts to 21-5 Victory Over Pirates The Meredith College lacrosse team coasted to a 21-5 victory over the Southwestern University Pirates in Sunday afternoon's non-conference action. Led by Carlee Joseph with five goals in as many shots on goal, ten Angels found the net in the win.
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    March 18, 2017
    Softball Drops Pair of Heartbreakers at Salem, 7-6 (10 inn.), 3-1 The Meredith College softball Angels lost a pair of heartbreakers Saturday versus one of the USA South's newest members Salem College. Game one required three extra innings to close out 7-6 in favor of the Spirits, and game two followed with a 3-1 loss to the hosts.
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    March 17, 2017
    Thomas Leads Meredith Track in Trojan Challenge The Meredith College track & field program faced off with a selection of Division II programs Friday afternoon at the University of Mount Olive Trojan Challenge. Essence Thomas scored all seven of Meredith's points on the day.
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    March 17, 2017
    Halvorson Leads Lacrosse in 13-11 Victory Over Visiting Royals Jennifer Halvorson scored a season high six goals in a career-high 12 attempts to lead the Meredith College lacrosse Angels to a 13-11 victory over the visiting Scranton Royals on Friday evening. Meredith scored four consecutive goals late in the second half to secure the win.
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    March 16, 2017
    Raleigh Rival Softball Pairing Rescheduled This year's rival softball doubleheader between William Peace and Meredith College has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 23. The first pitch is slated for 2:30 p.m. at the home of the Avenging Angels.
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    March 15, 2017
    Three Angels Lead MC Lax in 15-7 Victory Over Monarchs The Meredith College Lax Angels cruised to a 15-7 win over USA South Conference foe Methodist University. Julie Capretti, Jennifer Halvorson, and Holly Hite carried the Avenging Angels with four goals apiece.
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    March 15, 2017
    Peel Earns Nod from NFCA for Spring Break Performance Meredith College sophomore catcher Rachel Peel received a nod Wednesday from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association for her performance last week during the team's spring break, eight-game road tour. The Avenging Angels posted a 5-3 record on the week with notable wins over #12 WPI and USA South Conference foe N.C. Wesleyan.
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    March 14, 2017
    Bucklin Leads Softball Angels in Pair of Wins at Methodist Led by Brittany Bucklin, the Meredith College softball team collected a pair of road wins at Methodist University Tuesday afternoon. Bucklin tallied four hits with four runs batted in to place the Angels atop the USA South East Division alongside Averett with William Peace, Salem, and Maryville next on the schedule.
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    March 13, 2017
    Hite/Joseph Collect USA South Weekly Honor Meredith College standouts Holy Hite and Carlee Joseph earned USA South women's lacrosse weekly honors as announced Monday from the conference office. Joseph was named Player of the Week and Hite earned Defensive Player of the Week as the Avenging Angels earned three road wins during spring break last week.
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    March 11, 2017
    Annunziata/Watson Drive in Five for 11-3 Victory Over Bishops; Wesleyan Wins Second 2-1 Meredith College softball cruised past the N.C. Wesleyan Bishops 11-3 to finish early in game one of Saturday's USA South action. But the hosts responded with a 2-1 game two win to cap off the doubleheader. Maria Annunziata and Sarah Watson led Meredith with six hits and six runs batted in on the day.
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    March 09, 2017
    Bucklin/Watson Lead Softball in 9-1 Victory Over Simmons; Monks Slip by Angels 4-3 In Thursday's final day at Disney's Wide World of Sports, the Meredith College softball team split action starting with a 9-1, five-inning victory over the Simmons Sharks. Next, Saint Joesph's (Me.) scored three unearned runs in the top of seventh to slip past the Avenging Angels for a 4-3 win.
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    March 09, 2017
    Joseph/Hite Lead Lax Angels in 20-7 Win Over Berry The Meredith lacrosse team capped off a three-match road series during the college's spring break with a 20-7 victory over the Berry Vikings. Led by the offensive dominance of Carlee Joseph and Holly Hite, the Avenging Angels extend their winning streak to five heading into the USA South schedule.
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    March 09, 2017
    Taranhike Wins Singles in 8-1 Loss Saint Benedict The Meredith College tennis team wrapped up a tough spring break series Thursday at the USTA's new National Campus with an 8-1 loss to the College of Saint Benedict. Sandra Taranhike claimed the lone point for the Avenging Angels with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over the Blazers at no. 4 singles.
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    March 08, 2017
    Softball's Morse Earns Career Win with 9-5 Victory Over #12 WPI; Cerasi Claims 7-3 Win Over Lions During day two of a spring break series at the Wide World of Sports in Kissimmee, Fla., Meredith College rookie softball pitcher Myah Morse recorded her first career win 9-5 versus Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), ranked 12th in the latest Division III national poll. The Avenging Angels opened the day with a 7-3 victory over Emerson College with Julia Cerasi in the circle.
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    March 08, 2017
    Thirteen Lax Angels Score in 23-5 Victory Over Albion In Tuesday's Noon lacrosse match on the neutral turf of the University of the South, Meredith College dispatched a 23-5 win over the Albion Britons. Thirteen Avenging Angels contributed to the offense, and Holly Hite's career-high 11 draw controls kept the ball in Meredith's possession.
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    March 08, 2017
    Hatcher/Emerson Win Singles in 7-2 Loss to Crusaders No. 1 Laura Anne Hatcher and no. 2 Gillian Emerson picked up two points for Meredith College tennis Wednesday morning in a 7-2 loss to the Alvernia Crusaders. The match took place at the USTA National Campus during day two of the team's spring break trip.
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    March 07, 2017
    Tennis Opens Spring Break Tour at USTA National Campus The Meredith College tennis team opened their spring break series at the USTA National Campus Tuesday with a 6-1 loss to the Morningside Mustangs. Sandra Taranhike recorded the solo win for the Avenging Angels with a 6-3, 6-1 victory at no. 5 singles.
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    March 07, 2017
    Peel Grand Slam Leads Softball to 13-1 Victory Over Thiel; #2 Fisher Wins 7-0 During the first of three consecutive play days at Disney's Wide World of Sports Softball Complex, the Meredith College Angels earned a 13-1, five-inning win over Thiel and lost 7-0 to the St. John Fisher Cardinals, ranked second in the latest DIII national poll. Rachel Peel notched a career-high six RBIs versus the Tomcats thanks in part to a first-inning grand slam.
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    March 06, 2017
    Lacrosse Angel Joseph Nets Seven in 17-7 Win Over Sewanee The Meredith College lacrosse Angels opened a three-match spring break series Monday with a 17-7 victory over the host Sewanee Tigers in non-conference action. Junior Carlee Joseph recorded a breakout game on the season with seven goals, and Julie Capretti tallied four to lead the Avenging Angels.
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    March 06, 2017
    Meadows,'15, Joins Bishops Coaching Staff Meredith College alumna Charlotte "Lottie" Meadows, '15, recently joined the USA South's N.C. Welseyan College women's lacrosse coaching staff. The Battling Bishops reinstated the program slated to begin spring 2018 under direction of new head coach Bridgett Walker, and Meadows will assist in all aspects of the program.
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    March 05, 2017
    Jackson Earns Two Wins from the Pride as Softball Angels Open USA South Schedule The Meredith College softball team opened the USA South schedule with a pair of wins over the visiting Greensboro Pride. Taylor Jackson pitched two complete games with a 2-1 game one victory, followed by a 3-1 win in the nightcap.
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    March 03, 2017
    Track & Field Angels Finish Strong at Braves Classic The Meredith College track & field Angels opened the outdoor season Friday at the UNC-Pembroke Braves Classic under cool and gusty weather conditions. Two Avenging Angels set new all-time performance records, and six new personal records were established, in the program's second year of varsity competition.
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    March 02, 2017
    Meredith Athletics Kicks Off Pennies for a Purpose Fundraiser The Meredith College Athletics Department has kicked off its annual spring fundraiser “Pennies for a Purpose” in an effort to help a nonprofit of their choice. All proceeds from this year’s fundraiser will go towards the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society.
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    February 27, 2017
    Hite/Codispoti Collect USA South Weekly Honor Meredith College Avenging Angels Holly Hite and Alyssa Codispoti collected their first USA South Women's Lacrosse weekly nods as announced Monday from the league office. MCLax defeated Guilford College 14-7 in a midweek road match and capped off the series with an 11-10 overtime win at home Saturday afternoon versus the Roanoke Maroons.
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    February 27, 2017
    Briana Landis - Going Strong Meredith College women's cross country sophomore Briana Landis shares her "Strong Story."
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    February 26, 2017
    Occena Leads Softball to 9-5 Game Two Win Over McDaniel In Sunday's non-conference doubleheader action, the visiting McDaniel Green Terror came from behind to steal a 7-5 victory from Meredith College softball in the opening game, but Erica Occena went four-for-four with three runs to lead the Angels to a 9-5 game two win.
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    February 25, 2017
    Lacrosse Angels Edge Roanoke 11-10 in OT The Meredith College lacrosse Angels edged the visiting Roanoke Maroons in a thrilling 11-10 win in overtime. Sophomore standout Holly Hite led MCLax with four goals in seven attempts and five draw controls.
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    February 25, 2017
    Mabe 3-for-3 as Softball Drops Two to #19 Marlins The Meredith College softball Angels dropped both games in Saturday's non-conference doubleheader to the visiting Virginia Wesleyan Marlins, ranked 19th in the latest Division III national poll. Rookie shortstop Kelsey Mabe went three-for-three at the plate in game two's 8-4 loss. VWC handled the Angels 9-1 in the first.
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    February 23, 2017
    Hawks Claim 9-0 Decision at Meredith The Meredith College tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to the visiting NCAA Division II Chowan Hawks, who ranked sixth in the latest Oracle/ITA Atlantic Region collegiate poll.
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    February 22, 2017
    Lax Angels Handle Quakers 14-7 In Wednesday's non-conference road match, the Meredith College lacrosse Angels handled the Guilford Quakers 14-7. Carlee Joseph led the Avenging Angels with five goals, one assist.
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    February 22, 2017
    Jackson's Win Versus Captains Recognized by NFCA Meredith College softball pitcher Taylor Jackson was recognized Wednesday by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association for her performance last weekend versus the visiting Christopher Newport Captains. The Avenging Angels defeated nationally-ranked CNU 5-4 in game one of the home doubleheader with Jackson in the circle.
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    February 21, 2017
    Barton Bulldogs Top Angels Tennis 9-0 In Tuesday's non-conference action, the visiting NCAA Division II Barton Bulldogs shut out the Meredith College tennis squad 9-0.
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    February 18, 2017
    Softball Tops #16 Christopher Newport 5-4 The Meredith College softball team held on for a 5-4 victory over the visiting Christopher Newport Captains in game one of Saturday's non-conference doubleheader. The Captain's, ranked 16th in the NFCA's preseason poll, capped off the action with a 4-0 win in game two.
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    February 16, 2017
    Hayes Earns All-Division First Team Honor Meredith College basketball standout Jessi Hayes was named to the USA South's All-Conference East Division's first team as announced Thursday from the league office. Hayes wrapped up her four-year career with the Avenging Angels last Sunday.
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    February 15, 2017
    Cross Country Angels Earn Academic Honor The Meredith College cross country team collected their fourth national honor for academic achievement as announced recently from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) headquarters.
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