The Meredith College soccer squad claimed a 2-1 victory over the visiting Pfeiffer Falcons on Senior Night Wednesday. Head Coach Paul Smith, Athletic Director Jackie Myers, and the rest of the Avenging Angels celebrated Olivia DeBellis, Samantha Litt, Jaisa Loch, and Cassie Padilla during the intermission.
Sophomore Kayla Boudreau scored from 15 yards out on a pass from Cassie Padilla to lead Meredith College soccer to a 1-0 victory over the visiting N.C. Wesleyan Bishops. The Avenging Angels moved into a tie with Salem for first place in the USA South's East Division with the win.
The Meredith College soccer team collected their fourth USA South victory with a 2-0 finish over the host Averett Cougars Sunday afternoon. Hannah Elvington's late goal secured the win for the Avenging Angels.
The Meredith College soccer Angels captured their third USA South victory with a 1-0 finish at Ferrum Friday afternoon. Rookie Katie Quinn scored her third career goal to lead the Avenging Angels to the win.
Due to a severe thunderstorm passing through Raleigh, Wednesday evening's USA South Conference match between Meredith College and N.C. Wesleyan has been postponed. Check back soon for a confirmed make-up date.
Meredith College athletics mourns the loss of longtime softball coach, Dr. Jack "Doc" Huber. A beloved psychology professor, he retired in 2011 after more than 30 years of service to Meredith College. A memorial service will be held Thursday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m. in Jones Chapel.
Jessica Wallace scored the lone goal for the Angels as the visiting Salem Spirits downed Meredith College soccer Saturday afternoon. The Spirits advance as the only remaining undefeated team in the USA South East Division.
The Meredith College soccer team handled the host William Peace Pacers in Wednesday night's USA South Conference pairing at WakeMed Soccer Park. Senior Cassie Padilla and rookie Kelsey Russell scored Meredith's goals for the win.
In Tuesday's non-conference soccer match versus visiting Johnson & Wales University (N.C.), Meredith College secured a 7-0 victory with a full slate of players contributing to the final score. Jessica Wallace and Kirstie King notched two goals apiece in the win.
The Meredith College soccer Angels wrapped up a weekend doubleheader with a 5-0 victory over the visiting LaGrange Panthers. Next up, the Angels will host Johnson-Wales Tuesday night at 6 p.m. on their home turf, a change from the original schedule.
The Meredith College soccer team downed the visiting Greensboro Pride 2-0 in Saturday's USA South Conference opener. Kirstie King and Jessica Wallace scored a pair of unassisted goals to finish with a win.
The host Washington & Lee Generals handed Meredith College soccer a 4-0 loss in Wednesday afternoon's non-conference pairing. After an 80 minute lightning delay, the teams finally kicked off at 5:40 p.m. at Watt Field.
In Sunday's second day of the Meredith College Esprit DIII Soccer Classic, Emory handled the Avenging Angels for a 3-0 victory. Meredith launched three attempts at the net but otherwise remained consistently on the defensive end of play.
Meredith College soccer freshman Erin Cooke scored today's lone goal to give the Angels a victory over Pfeiffer University in the Esprit DIII National Classic. The win marks Meredith's third consecutive to open the season.
Senior goal keeper Jaisa Loch earned USA South Women's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week after recording a pair of shutouts during opening week of the season. With seven stops on the weekend and wins over the visiting Sewanee Tigers and Southern Virginia in the Meredith Soccer Classic, Loch was named to the All-Tournament team.
Meredith College capped off the program's annual Soccer Classic with a 2-0 win over Southern Virginia and a 2-0 record to open the season. Cassie Padilla finished off a pass from Jessica Wallace to give the Angels a 1-0 first half advantage, and rookie Kathryn Nelson punched in a pass from classmate Katie Quinn in the 71st minute to secure the win.
The soccer Avenging Angels opened the 2017 season Friday afternoon in a defensive battle with the visiting University of the South in the Meredith College Classic. Sweeper Kirstie King scored the only goal on the day with a long floater from more than 20 yards out on the left side of the field to give the Angels a 1-0 victory over the Tigers.
The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) introduced a new slate of officers Wednesday. Senior lacrosse forward Carlee Joseph will lead the group as organization president. Senior volleyball setter Hannah Blaylock will serve as vice-president, and her teammate Haley Reeg, a junior middle blocker, will serve as secretary of the group.
The Meredith College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will be sponsored by two new athletics staff members beginning fall 2017 in Head Softball Coach Kim Scavone and Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach Gene Meade. The two look forward to offering fresh perspective to the Avenging Angels in an effort to re-energize the NCAA-driven organization.
The Meredith College women's soccer team received four first-place votes in the USA South East Division Coaches Preseason Poll to claim a share of the top pick with new division member Salem College. Salem, a member of the West last year, received three first-place votes, and the Methodist Monarchs garnered one.
The online portal for new and returning Meredith College student-athletes to complete or update required medical forms is now available. Additionally, new Avenging Angels should complete the student-athlete profile form and register FREE with the NCAA Eligibility Center. The schedule for required ImPact and prescreening testing should also be reviewed.
Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers recently announced the promotion of Rebecca Edwards to interim head athletic trainer. A two-year assistant with the Avenging Angels sports medicine staff, Edwards succeeded Tammy Holleman, who left the college to pursue other opportunities.
The USA South Athletic Conference welcomed three new members this summer in Berea College, Brevard College, and Pfeiffer University. The expanded footprint resulted in an adjusted divisional format as announced from the conference office early this week.