News Archive

  • King, '19, Named Assistant Soccer Coach
    June 20, 2019
    Meredith College alumnae-athlete Kirstie King was recently named the new assistant soccer coach. She will work alongside Head Coach Jen Grubb, who assumed her role in January 2019.
  • Fifty-Two Angels Earn All-Academic; Fourteen with Distinction
    June 17, 2019
    The USA South Conference awarded fifty-two Meredith College Avenging Angels All-Academic honors as announced recently from the league office. Fourteen Angels received a "With Distinction" notation due to exceptional academic success.
  • Hite Named All-American
    June 13, 2019
    Holly Hite earned her second honor as a member of a Division III All-American team, as announced this week from the International Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Hite is 1-of-19 players named to the second team with 57 Division III women's lacrosse athletes honored.
  • Arbes/Hite Named to All-Star Team
    May 24, 2019
    Meredith College lacrosse standouts Sarah Arbes and Holly Hite were named to the 2019 Senior All-Star roster for the Division III's South Team as announced Friday by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Two of 44 Division III players, Arbes and Hite will compete in the games to be held on Tierney Field at US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md., Saturday, June 1.
  • Three Lacrosse Angels Earn All-Region Honors
    May 17, 2019
    Three Meredith College women's lacrosse players joined a field of 256 honorees named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association's Division III All-Region teams as announced Monday. Holly Hite earned her third All-Chesapeake Region award and second as a first team honoree. She was joined by first-timers Sarah Arbes on the first team and Lilia Cruz with a second team selection.
  • Angels Lacrosse Falls 13-10 to Ithaca in NCAA Action
    May 11, 2019
    In their sixth NCAA Division III Tournament appearance, the Meredith College women's lacrosse team lost a hard fought 13-10 battle to the Ithaca Bombers, ranked 20th in the latest national IWLCA poll. Holly Hite maintained tradition and led the match with 10 of Meredith's 18 draw controls, scoring a team-high four goals.
  • Meredith Lacrosse Garnered Fourth Sportsmanship Honor
    May 10, 2019
    The Meredith College women's lacrosse team garnered the program's fourth consecutive USA South Team Sportsmanship Award as announced Friday from the conference office. The league Student-Athlete Advisory Committee instituted the conference-wide sportsmanship awards in 2004-2005.
  • Lacrosse to Open NCAA Tournament with Ithaca Saturday
    May 08, 2019
    After capturing the program's sixth consecutive USA South Conference Women's Lacrosse Tournament last Saturday, the Meredith College Avenging Angels head to Lexington, Va., this weekend to open the NCAA Tournament versus the Ithaca Bombers, ranked 20th in the latest IWLCA national poll. The round one match will be played at Washington & Lee University Saturday, May 11, at 1 p.m. with the winner advancing to Sunday's pairing versus the second-ranked Generals.
  • Avenging Angels Celebrate Yearlong Successes
    May 07, 2019
    Meredith College Athletics Director Jackie Myers hosted the Annual Athletics Awards Ceremony Wednesday, May 1, to recognize student-athletes with academic and athletic honors. Junior volleyball player Samantha Smith collected the program's Dean Burris Student-Athlete Award, and senior lacrosse midfielder Holly Hite garnered the Athlete of the Year.
  • Sixth Championship in the Books for Lacrosse
    April 27, 2019
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels captured the program's sixth consecutive USA South Women's Lacrosse Championship Saturday with a 26-1 victory over second-seed Averett. MC Lax earned the league's automatic bid in the NCAA Tournament set to begin in two weeks.
  • Softball's Storied Journey Ends Early
    April 27, 2019
    The East sixth-seed Meredith College softball team's storied USA South Tournament run ended early with a 9-1, five-inning loss to the West third-seed Huntingdon Hawks Saturday. Kelsey Mabe scored unearned early in the first as Meredith's only run on the day.
  • Salem Jumps Ahead for an 11-6 Win Over Softball Angels in Tournament Action
    April 26, 2019
    The East sixth-seed Meredith College softball Angels lost Friday's USA South Tournament pairing 11-6 to the East's third-seed Salem Spirits. MCSB will drop to the losers' bracket to face off with the West Division's third-seed Huntingdon Hawks Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at the Shuford Softball Complex in LaGrange, Georgia.
  • Tennis Tournament Run Ends Early with 5-0 Loss to Lions
    April 26, 2019
    The USA South Women's Tennis Tournament run for the East Division fourth-seed Meredith College Avenging Angels ended early with a 5-0 loss to the West's top-seed Piedmont Lions Friday afternoon.
  • Lax Angels Head to Title Match
    April 26, 2019
    With a 27-3 victory over fifth-seed Methodist, the Meredith College Avenging Angels head to the program's sixth consecutive USA South Women's Lacrosse Championship match slated for Saturday, April 27, at Callaway Stadium in LaGrange, Georgia. Meredith will face off with second-seed Averett University beginning at 1 p.m.
  • Three Tennis Avenging Angels Named in USA South Honors
    April 25, 2019
    Three Meredith College tennis players were named in the USA South end-of-season honors as announced Thursday from the conference office. Sophomore Brittney Brown and rookie Aly Henneberry earned All-East second team selections, and Sarah Porter was named to the Women's Tennis All-Sportsmanship team.
  • Hite/Scott Lead Women's Lacrosse Conference Honors
    April 24, 2019
    Head Coach Lauren Scott and senior midfielder Holly Hite led a host of Meredith College women's lacrosse honorees in the USA South end-of-season awards announced Wednesday. Twelve Angels were recognized.
  • Rams Down Angels 7-2
    April 23, 2019
    The visiting NCAA Division II Winston-Salem State University Rams downed the Meredith College women's tennis team 7-2 in Tuesday's final regular season pairing. Meredith claimed one doubles and one singles match on the day.
  • Hite/Arbes Earn USA South Weekly Nod
    April 22, 2019
    Meredith College lacrosse seniors Sarah Arbes and Holly Hite collected their final USA South Women's Lacrosse weekly awards as announced Monday from the conference office. The Avenging Angels posted a 2-0 week last week versus a pair of league opponents.
  • Tennis Angels Advance to USA South Tournament
    April 21, 2019
    The Meredith College tennis Avenging Angels advance to the USA South Women's Tennis Tournament as the East Division fourth-seed.
  • Undefeated Lacrosse Conference Tournament Favorite
    April 21, 2019
    The top-seed Meredith College lacrosse team heads to the program's sixth USA South Conference Tournament semifinal Friday, April 26.
  • Capretti's 200th Career Goal in 26-1 Senior Day Win Over Pride
    April 20, 2019
    Meredith College lacrosse capped off the 2019 USA South regular season with a 26-1 victory Saturday afternoon over the visiting Greensboro Pride. Julie Capretti netted her 200th career goal in the Senior Day victory as she and five other Avenging Angels were recognized prior to the match.
  • Stanley/Thomas Medal at USA South Track & Field Championship
    April 19, 2019
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels placed sixth in the USA South Conference Women's Track & Field Championship held at Berea College in Berea, Kentucky, April 18-19. Demonica Stanley and Essence Thomas medaled for the Angels, and both earned All-Conference honors as a result. Rookie Mitxi Ortiz was named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Schuh Named to All-State First Team
    April 19, 2019
    Sophomore standout Kimberly Schuh was named to the 2018-19 College Division All-State Women's Basketball Team as announced this week by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). This marks second nod from the NCCSIA.
  • Softball Knocks Off Bishops with Two-Game Sweep in USA South Division Playoff
    April 18, 2019
    The six-seed Meredith College Angels knocked off the top-seed N.C. Wesleyan Bishops in Thursday's USA South Softball East Division Playoff series. MCSB will advance to next weekend's double-elimination tournament in LaGrange, Georgia, as part of the league's Spring Festival.
  • Three Angels Earn USA South Softball Honors
    April 18, 2019
    Three Meredith College student-athletes earned USA South softball honors as announced Thursday from the conference office. Junior Bryce Smith, rookie Sarah Gundlach, and sophomore Madison Hamilton were named.
  • Tennis Closes Out Conference Season with 7-2 Win Over Pacers
    April 18, 2019
    With a 7-2 victory over the William Peace Pacers, the Meredith College women's tennis Angels closed out the USA South season as the East Division's fourth seed. The Avenging Angels advance to the Women's Tennis Conference Tournament next weekend in LaGrange, Georgia, as part of the USA South Spring Festival.
  • Tennis Drops League Match to MU; Picks Up Non-Conference Win
    April 17, 2019
    Meredith College dropped Wednesday's USA South Conference match 9-0 to the visiting Methodist Monarchs. A second non-conference contest finished 5-4 in favor of the Avenging Angels.
  • Meredith Headed to USA South Track & Field Championship
    April 17, 2019
    The Meredith College track & field team departed campus Thursday morning headed to Berea, Kentucky, for the two-day USA South Track & Field Championship April 18-19. The event marks the first for the conference in this sport since 1986 and fans may follow live results beginning Thursday, April 18, at Noon.
  • Tennis Honors Wilkinson with 8-1 Win Over Spirits
    April 16, 2019
    Meredith College recorded an 8-1 victory over the visiting Salem Spirits in Tuesday's USA South women's tennis pairing. Head Coach Meredith Muempfer and her squad honored Emily Wilkinson for her four-year commitment to the program.
  • USA South Softball Tournament Set to Begin Thursday
    April 16, 2019
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels will enter the 2019 USA South Softball Tournament as the East Division six-seed and will faceoff with the East's top-seed N.C. Wesleyan Bishops Thursday, April 18, at 2 p.m. in Rocky Mount.
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