May 8, 2013
Tennis Added to Meredith Summer Camp Lineup
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College Assistant Tennis Coach Katie Miller announced Wednesday the details for her day and evening summer camps. This camp joins a full slate of offerings from Avenging Angel coaches, including basketball, soccer and volleyball summer programs. Registration forms and camp details can be found HERE.
May 6, 2013
New SAAC Officers Emerge
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) selected the slate of officers for the 2013-2014 academic year. After a two-year commitment as SAAC President, graduating senior softball player Sara Cranford passed her post to rising junior soccer member Megan Amanatides.
April 26, 2013
Meredith Hosts Athletic Banquet
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College Athletic Department hosted the annual awards banquet Wednesday, April 24, to celebrate the 2012-2013 accomplishments of the seven Avenging Angel teams and all student-athlete participants. Athletics Director Jackie Myers recognized the 63 student-athletes who earned at least a 3.0 grade point average during the 2012 calendar year, including eight named to the Vice-President's Club for earning a perfect 4.0.
April 23, 2013
Soccer Releases 2013 Slate
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College Head Soccer Coach Paul Smith announced his 2013 schedule Tuesday. Smith begins his 11th season with the Avenging Angels in August.
April 22, 2013
Soccer Finishes Third in Spring Tourney
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. - The Meredith soccer team competed in N.C. Wesleyan's 8 v. 8 tournament to close out the program's non-traditional spring season in April. Out of 16 participating teams, the Avenging Angels finished 2-1-1 on the day for a share of third place.
April 18, 2013
Athletics Annual Golf Classic a Success
RALEIGH, N.C. - The 15th Annual Meredith College Golf Classic was held Monday, April 8, at North Raleigh's Wildwood Green Golf Club. More than 70 golfers registered in support of Meredith athletics and enjoyed a warm spring day at the links.
April 16, 2013
Student-Athletes Part of CSA Day at Meredith
RALEIGH, N.C. - Throughout campus Tuesday, the Meredith College community enjoyed Celebrating Student Achievement Day, one of the college's premiere traditions.
April 5, 2013
Meredith Annual Golf Classic Monday, April 8; Still Time to Get Involved
RALEIGH, N.C. - Members of the Meredith College community can still take part in the 15th Annual Golf Classic dedicated to raising funds for the advancement of Avenging Angel athletic programs. The yearly event will be held Monday, April 8, at the beautiful Wildwood Green Golf Club with a 1:00 p.m. shotgun start.
April 2, 2013
Meredith Athletics Celebrates National Student Athlete Day and NCAA Division III Week
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College will celebrate National Student Athlete Day Sunday, April 7, in conjunction with NCAA Division III Week.
April 1, 2013
Meredith SAAC Donates "Pennies for a Purpose" Collection to Relay for Life
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The Avenging Angel Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will donate monies collected during the USA South's "Pennies for a Purpose" campaign to Meredith's Relay for Life team. The conference SAAC established this community service initiative in 2008 in an effort to raise money for local organizations during the spring semester.
March 19, 2013
SAAC Hosts Meredith Service Day
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), led by President Sara Cranford and project coordinator Megan Amanatides, hosted the program's second Service Day Monday evening with more than one-third of the Avenging Angel student-athletes present.
February 18, 2013
Meredith 2013 Summer Camps Announced
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College athletics office announced Monday the 2013 Summer Camp schedule for soccer and volleyball. Registration forms and camp details can be found HERE.
January 30, 2013
Student-Athletes Named to Meredith Honor Roll
RALEIGH, N.C. - Thirty-two Meredith College student-athletes, approximately 30 percent of the roster, were named to the Fall 2012 Dean's List as announced by the college.
January 17, 2013
Meredith to Host Elite Winter Soccer Camp
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College Head Soccer Coach Paul Smith announced this week he will host a one-day Elite Winter Soccer Camp on Saturday, February 2.
December 13, 2012
Meredith Annual Golf Classic Set for April 8
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College Athletics announces the date for the 15th Annual Golf Classic dedicated to raising funds for the advancement of Avenging Angel athletic programs. The yearly event will be held Monday, April 8, 2013, at the reputable Wildwood Green Golf Club with a 1:00 p.m. shotgun start.
November 17, 2012
USA South "Cans Across the Conference" Results
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) collected 338 cans of non-perishable food this fall as part of the USA South's "Cans Across the Conference" competition. The group will donate the food to Meredith's "The Daisy Trade Too," a campus service group supporting Meredith students and families in need.
November 12, 2012
USA South Fall President's Cup Standings Released
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - After a successful fall sports season, the Meredith College Avenging Angels rank third in the current USA South Women's President's Cup standings among the 12 league members as announced Monday from the conference office. The Avenging Angels stand in sixth overall.
November 7, 2012
Brown Earns All-Tournament Honor
MARTINSVILLE, N.C. - Meredith College rookie Taylor Brown was selected as one of 11 USA South women's soccer student-athletes to earn 2012 All-Tournament honors. The Avenging Angels lost a tough 2-1 battle Friday evening versus the Averett University Cougars, who went on to win the USA South Conference Championship.
November 2, 2012
Top Seeded Averett Escapes with 2-1 Win Over Meredith
AXTON, Va. — Pernilla Milton's goal with 1:37 to play helped top-seeded Averett University escape with a 2-1 win over No. 4 seed Meredith College on Friday and send the Cougars into Saturday's USA South Conference Tournament championship game.
October 31, 2012
Eight Soccer Avenging Angels Earn All-Conference Honors
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The No. 4 seeded Meredith Avenging Angels placed eight team members among the 2012 USA South women's soccer all-conference award honorees.
October 30, 2012
Cross-Town Rivals Partner to Kick Cancer
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College and William Peace University soccer teams partnered together to raise awareness for breast cancer during a USA South conference event hosted by the Pacers on Wednesday, October 24.
October 29, 2012
Brown Earns League Honor for Women's Soccer
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - Meredith College Avenging Angel Taylor Brown earned this week's USA South Women's Soccer Rookie of the Week honor as announced Monday from the conference office.
October 28, 2012
Avenging Angels to Play Averett in Women's Soccer Semifinals
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - The No. 1 seeded Averett Cougars defeated No. 8 Methodist University 5-1 in Sunday's last quarterfinal pairing in the USA South Women's Soccer Tournament. Meredith advanced to the semifinal round Saturday after defeating the Piedmont College Lions 1-2 in double overtime at Meredith Athletic Field and will face Averett.
October 27, 2012
Soccer Headed to USA South Semis
RALEIGH, N.C. - A 1-0 double-overtime victory over the Peidmont Lions places Meredith College in the semifinals of the USA South women's soccer tournament in Martinsville, Virginia, November 2. The Avenging Angels will face the winner of Sunday's quarterfinal round between Averett and Methodist.
October 25, 2012
Soccer Set to Host Quarterfinals Saturday, October 27
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College Avenging Angels are set to host the Piedmont Lions in the opening round of the USA South conference tournament Saturday afternoon. First kick is slated for 2:30 p.m. at the Meredith Athletic Field on October 27.
October 24, 2012
Meredith Secures Fourth Place with 5-1 Win Over Pacers
RALEIGH, N.C. - Tonight's 5-1 win over the William Peace Pacers secured a fourth-place regular season finish for the Avenging Angels good for a home field advantage in the USA South women's soccer quarterfinals. Meredith is set to host Piedmont Saturday, October 27, in a 2:30 p.m. round-one game.
October 21, 2012
Tough 2-0 Loss for Meredith Seniors
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith College celebrated three senior soccer players during the intermission of today's tough 2-0 loss to league-leader Averett University, who remains undefeated in the USA South. Defender Annah Kane with midfielders Carrie Talbert and Kimberly Williams will complete their stellar four-year careers with the Avenging Angels this season.
October 20, 2012
Lee's Game Winner Secures 1-0 Victory Over Pride
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith College Avenging Angels soccer squad posted a 1-0 victory over Greensboro in today's USA South event. Meredith improved to 7-2 in the conference and remains in third place in regular season standings. The loss dropped The Pride to 5-4 in the league, 6-9 overall.
October 19, 2012
Fall Conference Championship Information Released
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - Conference championship information is now available through the official USA South web sites for cross country, soccer and volleyball.
October 14, 2012
Soccer Suffers OT Loss to Captains
NEWORT NEWS, Va. - The Christopher Newport Captains scored a game winning goal with 31 seconds remaining in overtime to steal a win from Meredith College in today's USA South action.
October 13, 2012
Avenging Angels Cruise to 9-0 Win Over Mary Baldwin
STAUNTON, Va. - The Avenging Angels soccer team recorded their third consecutive USA South Conference win today after cruising past Mary Baldwin 9-0. Meredith improved to 6-1 in league play and 10-4 overall. The Fighting Squirrels slipped to 4-7 on the season.
October 7, 2012
Soccer Falls 1-0 in OT
LYNCHBURG, Va. - The Meredith Avenging Angels fell 1-0 in overtime to Randolph College to wrap up this week's non-conference action. MC slipped to 9-4 on the season, while the WildCats improved to 7-5 overall.
October 5, 2012
Avenging Angels Win Third Straight
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - After a scoreless first period, the Meredith Avenging Angels scored three goals within six minutes to defeat USA South host Methodist University 3-0 in today's women's soccer contest.
October 3, 2012
Meredith Wins 4-1 Versus the Quakers
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith soccer squad picked up a 4-1 non-conference win over the Quakers of Guilford tonight under the lights at the Meredith Athletic Field.
September 30, 2012
Soccer Earn 3-1 Win at Ferrum
FERRUM, Va. - Senior goalie Kelsey Hopper grabbed seven saves in today's 3-1 win over Ferrum to help her team bring victory back to Raleigh along with a claim to third in USA South standings.
September 29, 2012
Soccer Falls to Scots in Battle for First
MARYVILLE, Tenn. - The Meredith College soccer team fell 5-1 to the host Maryville Scots in today's battle for the league lead.
September 24, 2012
Brown Earns Conference Rookie of the Week Honors
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - Freshman forward Taylor Brownof the Meredith College soccer team earned Rookie of the Week honors as announced today from the USA South Athletic Conference office. Brown tallied three goals and added an assist as the Avenging Angels posted a 2-1 record last week.
September 23, 2012
Rookie Nets Goal to Secure 3-2 Win Over Lions
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith's freshman forward Taylor Brown scored the game winner in today's 3-2 conference win over the visiting Lions of Piedmont College.
September 22, 2012
Meredith Tames Panthers with 3-0 Shutout
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Meredith Avenging Angels notched their third shutout of the season and first in conference play with a 3-0 victory over newcomer LaGrange College.
September 19, 2012
Hornets Sting Meredith in 3-0 Shutout
RALEIGH, N.C. - The #11 ranked Lynchburg College Hornets jumped on the Avenging Angels quickly with two goals in the first 19 minutes of play leading to a 3-0 shutout.
September 10, 2012
Two Angels Earn USA South Honors
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - Junior goalie Kelsey Hopper earned USA South Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week and senior harrier Morgan Youd garnered USA South Runner of the Week honors as announced from the conference office Monday afternoon.
September 9, 2012
Soccer Holds Second-Ranked Emory to Just One Goal in 1-0 Loss
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Avenging Angels' defense held the second-ranked Emory women's soccer team to just one goal in today's 1-0 loss. The contest wrapped up the 2012 Meredith National Invitational Classic.
September 7, 2012
Soccer Scores Late to Seal Win Versus Panthers
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith Angel Danielle Lee scored her team's second goal late in Friday night's game to defeat Birmingham Southern 2-1. The match opened day-one of the National Invitational Classic which closed with a 2-2 tie in double overtime between #2 Emory and #3 Johns Hopkins.
September 5, 2012
Soccer Coach Paul Smith to Appear on ESPN 99.9
RALEIGH, N.C. - Meredith Head Soccer Coach Paul Smith is slated to appear on ESPN 99.9, the Triangle's radio sports network, Saturday, September 8, at 8:00 a.m. Charlie Slagle devotes his weekly show Back of the Net to the sport of soccer.
September 2, 2012
Soccer Wins Labor Day Classic
RALEIGH, N.C. - Senior midfielder Kimberly Williams scored a goal in the second overtime period Sunday to defeat Berry and give the Angels the Meredith Labor Day Classic championship.