A decorated member of Meredith's first-ever track & field program, Demonica Stanley,'19, returns as the assistant cross country/track & field coach to share her talents and passion with future Avenging Angels.
Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers named Field Miller as the program's new Head Cross Country / Track & Field Coach. Miller will serve as the college's second track & field coach heading into the fifth year of the Avenging Angels sports program.
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.
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.
Meredith College Head Track & Field Coach Leslie Payne and her squad celebrated five seniors during Saturday's Elon University Phoenix Invitational. The Avenging Angels now look ahead to the first-ever USA South Outdoor Track & Field Championship slated for April 18-19 in Berea, Kentucky.
Meredith College track and field finished as the second-best NCAA Division III program in Saturday's Adidas Trojan Challenge hosted by the University of Mount Olive. The Avenging Angels placed eighth behind the USA South's Methodist in seventh with host UMO leading the way for the women.
For the first time in USA South Athletic Conference history, the league will sponsor a women's outdoor track & field championship. And Meredith College sits sixth in the preseason coaches poll as announced Wednesday from the conference office.
The Meredith track & field Avenging Angels opened the 2018-2019 indoor season Saturday at the JDL College Kick-Off Classic. The Avenging Angels competed strong versus a full slate of Division I and II athletes.
Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers announced Monday the appointment of Joseph Pearson as the new full-time head strength and conditioning coach. Pearson served a short term as a volunteer during the spring 2016 season and returns as the first individual to direct the program full time.
Meredith College athletics welcomes two new assistant coaches for the 2018-2019 sport season. Elizabeth Ledford joins the Avenging Angels as the assistant volleyball coach, and Ashley Staples will begin her tenure as an assistant track & field coach focusing on sprinters and jumpers.
The Meredith College track & field Angels closed out the season with a strong team performance at Mary Washington's Eagle Invitational Saturday. Megan Evans crushed her previous best in the 1500 meter run with a time of 5:18.12 to win the event and set a new all-time program record.
The runners of Meredith College track & field crushed the 5,000 meter race at this weekend's Johnson C. Smith University Invitational. Macy Brinson set a new college record with a time of 18:31.71, while Karen Perez and Emma Travis set PRs as the college's third and fourth best all-time in the event.
Meredith College track & field standout Demonica Stanley shares her "Strong Story." A dedicated member of the Avenging Angels newest athletics program, Stanley's leadership and commitment has helped establish a solid foundation for the sport.
Meredith College cross country/track & field student-athlete Macy Brinson shares her "Strong Story." A decorated cross country runner, and a member of the college's eighth varsity sport of track & field, Brinson sets the pace for the Avenging Angels.
In the two-day Coastal Carolina Invitational, the Meredith College track & field team scored a host of personal records to advance the three-year program. In the college's first 4x800m relay Megan Evans, Allie Bucknam, Macy Brinson, and Rachel Hill set the Avenging Angels standard with a time of 10:57.12.
The Meredith College track & field team opened the 2018 outdoor season at the Victor Ice Breaker Duals at Berry College. In spite of the blustery conditions, the Avenging Angels posted a series of personal records.
The Meredith College athletics department is gearing up for the 20th Annual Meredith College Golf Classic & Silent Auction. The tournament is dedicated to raising funds for the advancement of Meredith College athletics programs.
The Meredith College track & field Avenging Angels concluded the indoor season this weekend at the UCS Invitational at the JDL Fast Track. With eight career-best performances the Angels look strong heading into the program's third outdoor season.
The Meredith College track & field team was back in action Sunday for Christopher Newport's Vince Brown Indoor Invitational. After two months off from competition, the Avenging Angels opened the New Year strong with personal and season bests recorded on the track.
Leslie Payne, head coach of the Meredith College cross country and track & field teams, received the Judy Sweet Award at the 43rd NCAA Women Coaches Academy hosted last week by the Alliance of Women Coaches in Englewood, Colorado.
The Meredith College track & field Avenging Angels finished the outdoor season strong at Thursday's Atlantic Independent Championship. Megan Evans won the 10,000 meter race to open the event, and the Angels finished fifth overall on the day.