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2016-17 Softball News

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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 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 12, 2017
    Softball's Bucklin/Artigues Drive Three Homers in Split with Shaw The Meredith College softball team capped off a weekend doubleheader with a split in Sunday's non-conference action with Shaw University. Meredith claimed the first game 19-0 in five innings, and the Bears followed with a 5-1 decision in the nightcap. Brittany Bucklin and Eran Artigues combined for three homers and six RBIs to lead the Avenging Angels.
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    February 11, 2017
    Softball Drops Two to Guilford in Home Opener The Meredith College softball team opened the 2017 campaign in a home doubleheader Saturday versus the Guilford Quakers. Brittany Bucklin led the Avenging Angels with four hits, three RBIs on the day.
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    February 02, 2017
    USA South SAAC at 2017 NCAA Convention A wrap-up of 25 USA South SAAC Members' trip to the 2017 NCAA Convention in Nashville, Tennessee.
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    February 02, 2017
    Softball Picked Third in USA South Preseason Coaches Poll The Meredith College softball team was picked to finish third this season in the USA South East Division Preseason Poll as voted on by the head coaches from Averett, Ferrum, Greensboro, Methodist, Mary Baldwin, N.C. Wesleyan, and William Peace. The Wesleyan Bishops were picked to finish first in league standings, and the Ferrum Panthers placed second.
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    January 23, 2017
    Hatcher Represents Meredith at NCAA Convention Senior tennis player and Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee President Laura Anne Hatcher joined 24 other USA South student-athletes last week at the NCAA Convention in Nashville, Tenn. For the first time the conference used NCAA grant funds to send a cohort of athletes to the annual event.
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    January 06, 2017
    Meredith Athletics Launches shopavengingangels.com The Meredith College athletics program partnered with Advanced-Online to launch a new online store Friday. The new site features a host of sport-specific logo options, customizable features, name brand gear, and a wide variety of products.
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    January 01, 2017
    Happy New Year! Happy New Year from the Avenging Angels! Live happy and healthy in 2017.
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    December 25, 2016
    Happy Holidays from the Avenging Angels! Happy Holidays! Follow the Avenging Angels basketball team LIVE Thursday and Friday, Dec. 29 and 30 at
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    November 22, 2016
    SAAC Collects Food for Salvation Army The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), which includes representatives from each of the athletic program's eight sports, collected 833 non-perishable food items during the fall semester. As part of the USA South SAAC's annual initiative Cans Across
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    September 26, 2016
    Pepe Returns to Meredith Track & Field with Strength Training Duties Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers announced Monday the return of Jenna Pepe to the athletics staff, now in a full-time role as assistant track & field/head strength & conditioning coach. Pepe stepped in briefly last spring to help the new track & field Avenging Angels finish out their first season as a varsity program.
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    September 23, 2016
    Meet the 2016 Meredith SAAC Senior tennis Avenging Angel Laura Anne Hatcher will lead the 2016 Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). One of SAAC's first service projects will support the USA South annual fall initiative Cans Across the Conference.