Meredith

2016-17 Basketball News

  • Read full article
    January 22, 2017
    King/Gladwell Come Off Bench to Lead Basketball in 62-49 Win Over MBU The Meredith College basketball team defeated Mary Baldwin University 62-49 Sunday afternoon in USA South action. Kirstie King and Maddie Gladwell led a second and third quarter surge by the Avenging Angels to capture the team's second victory on the season.
  • Read full article
    January 21, 2017
    Struggling Offense Leads to 61-36 Loss to Panthers The Meredith College basketball team dropped Saturday's USA South contest 61-36 versus the East Division's leader Ferrum College. Jessi Hayes notched 16 points in the loss.
  • Read full article
    January 18, 2017
    Basketball Angels Fall 68-40 to Pride The Meredith College basketball team fell 68-40 to Greensboro College in Wednesday's USA South Conference contest. Chandler Hines led the Avenging Angels with 12 points, all from three-point range.
  • Read full article
    January 15, 2017
    Hayes Scores 1000th Career Point in 52-44 Loss to Monarchs The Meredith College basketball Angels dropped Sunday's league contest 52-44 over USA South foe Methodist University. Senior standout Jessi Hayes scored her 1,000th career point on a three pointer at the buzzer to close out the third quarter.
  • Read full article
    January 14, 2017
    Hayes/Hines Score Career Highs in 74-61 Win Over Bishops The Meredith College basketball Angels shutout USA South rival N.C. Wesleyan in a 74-61 thriller to claim their first win on the season. Jessi Hayes with 37 and Chandler Hines with 17 recorded impressive career-high point totals to lead the Avenging Angels.
  • Read full article
    January 11, 2017
    Angels Drop League Opener to Averett 65-54 The Meredith College Angels basketball team dropped Wednesday night's USA South Conference opener 65-54 to the host Averett Cougars. Led by a 17-point performance from Jessi Hayes, a hard fought battle kept the Avenging Angels close into the final minutes of the game.
  • Read full article
    January 11, 2017
    Follow Live: Basketball at Averett Tonight at 7:30 p.m. After North Carolina's recent winter storm, the Meredith College basketball team finally returns to action Wednesday evening at Averett University. Tip-off of the Avenging Angels' first USA South pairing of the season is slated for 7:30 p.m. in AU's Grant Center in Danville, Va.
  • Read full article
    January 10, 2017
    Weekend Basketball Games Rescheduled Last weekend's basketball games at William Peace and Greensboro canceled due to a winter storm have been rescheduled.
  • Read full article
    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.
  • Read full article
    January 05, 2017
    2016-17 USA South Women's Basketball Top Plays of December The 2016-17 USA South Women's Basketball December Plays of the Month.
  • Read full article
    January 01, 2017
    Happy New Year! Happy New Year from the Avenging Angels! Live happy and healthy in 2017.
  • Read full article
    December 30, 2016
    Hayes Scores 22 Points in 66-56 Loss to Huntingdon The Meredith College basketball team made a strong run at the Huntingdon Hawks Friday afternoon in day two of the Piedmont College Cancer Awareness Tournament. Jessi Hayes scored a season-high 22 points, but a tough third period left the Avenging Angels with a 66-56 loss.
  • Read full article
    December 29, 2016
    Rhoney Leads Basketball Angels with 19 points in 93-48 Loss to Lions Freshman center Amy Rhoney carried Meredith College with 19 points, 10 rebounds in Thursday's 93-48 loss to the Piedmont Lions. Rhoney's performance in PC's Holiday Cancer Awareness Tournament marked her second career double-double this season.
  • Read full article
    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
  • Read full article
    December 16, 2016
    Second Half Surge Falls Short as Knights Top Basketball Angels 52-41 Meredith College basketball senior Jessi Hayes recorded her first double-double of the season with 17 points, 13 rebounds as the St. Andrew's Knights edged the Avenging Angels 52-41 Friday afternoon. A second half offensive surge pulled the Angels to within eight with 90 seconds remaining, but MC simply ran out of time.
  • Read full article
    December 07, 2016
    Rhoney Scores 18 as Hornets Sting Basketball Angels 89-57 With the semester's final exams fast approaching, the Meredith College basketball team dropped Wednesday night's road game 89-57 versus Lynchburg College. Rookie Amy Rhoney led the Angels with 18 points on 8-of-12 field goal shooting and 2-of-3 from the stripe.
  • Read full article
    November 30, 2016
    Basketball Falls 88-39 to Maroons The Meredith College basketball team suffered a tough 88-39 loss Wednesday evening to the host Roanoke Maroons in the second of a nine-game road series. Jessi Hayes led the Angels with 10 points, and Amy Rhoney tallied as many rebounds.
  • Read full article
    November 28, 2016
    Quakers Down Meredith Basketball 77-48 in Non-Conference Action The Meredith College basketball Angels dropped Monday's non-conference action at Guilford (5-0) 77-48 falling to 0-4 early this season. Rookie Amy Rhoney led the Avenging Angels with 14 points, seven rebounds in the loss.
  • Read full article
    November 27, 2016
    Basketball Angels Run Out of Steam in 93-40 Loss to Captains The Meredith College Avenging Angels faced off with nationally ranked Christopher Newport in Sunday's home opener. Meredith played a strong first half against the Captains but ran out of steam down the stretch in a 93-40 loss to the former USA South member. Jessi Hayes led the Angels with 14 points, and Amy Rhoney notched eight rebounds, three assists.
  • Read full article
    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
  • Read full article
    November 21, 2016
    Wasps Sting Basketball Angels in 103-43 Loss The Meredith College basketball team opened Thanksgiving week with a 103-43 loss at Emory & Henry Monday night. Jessi Hayes led the Angels with 14 points, seven rebounds.
  • Read full article
    November 15, 2016
    Basketball Opens with 67-40 Loss at Pfeiffer The Meredith College basketball team's season opener at Pfeiffer University Tuesday evening ended in a 67-40 loss. Rookie Amy Rhoney led the way with her first career double-double on 17 points and 12 rebounds from the inside.
  • Read full article
    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.
  • Read full article
    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.