Basketball Tames Wildcats in Home Opener
Raleigh, N.C. – The Meredith basketball team opened the season with a win at home. The Avenging Angels (1-0) downed the Randolph Wildcats (0-2) 76-34.
Meredith took the opening tip and never looked back pushing a halftime lead to a 26 point advantage at 37-11. The Avenging Angels continued to pour it onto the Wildcats, as Danielle Lee's free throws with five minues remaining gave Meredith a 45 point lead.
The Avenging Angels were led by five players in double-digit scoring. Bryana Holmes led all scorers with 14 points. Kristin Stewart had a double-double of 12 points and 12 rebounds to go with eight blocks. Ashley Hudson had 12 points while Allyson Stephenson had 10 points. Freshman Rah'nika Jones started her career with a double-double of her own with 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Meredith returns to action on Saturday as they travel to Guilford College for a 1 p.m. game.