2018-19 Cross Country News

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Cross Country Collects Sixth Division III Academic Honor
    February 18, 2019
    The 2018 Meredith College squad collected the program's sixth honor as a U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) NCAA Division III Cross Country Scholar Team with a combined grade point average of 3.39. Head Coach Leslie Payne's team was one of four USA South women's programs recognized.
  • Alumnae-Athlete Reunion Planned for February 2
    January 24, 2019
    Meredith College alumnae athletes, when was the last time you visited campus? When was the last time you remembered your best moment on the softball field, soccer or lacrosse field, basketball or volleyball court, or perhaps your best 6,000 meter race or javelin throw, or your toughest doubles win? When was the last time you reached out to your team besties? Now is the time to do all of these things!
  • Five Senior Cross Country Angels Conclude Career with Strong Finish in NCAA Regionals
    November 10, 2018
    The Meredith College cross country squad concluded the 2018 season Saturday at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Regional meet at Berry College and bid farewell to five dedicated senior runners. Senior Macy Brinson finished a decorated career as the team's lead, posting a time of 25:32.63.
  • Cross Country Races Strong in USA South Championship Meet
    October 26, 2018
    The Meredith College harriers fought a strong championship race in Friday's USA South Championship meet at Maryville College. Senior Macy Brinson posted a 16th-place finish and collected her third All-Conference honor as a member of this year's third team.
  • Cross Country Poised for Championship Run
    October 24, 2018
    With the USA South Championship meet later this week, the Meredith College cross country team is poised and ready to challenge the strong conference field.
  • Tough Field Leaves Cross Country Behind
    October 13, 2018
    The field in Saturday's Berry Invitational proved too strong and deep for the Meredith College Avenging Angels, who placed 18th out of the 24 participating teams. Macy Brinson maintained her position as the first Angel to cross the line leading Meredith to fourth of six USA South programs in the race.
  • Cross Country Boasts Second Place Finish in Conference Preview
    September 29, 2018
    In Saturday's cross country championship preview meet at Maryville College, the Meredith College Angels rose to a second-place finish with 73 points behind Covenant's 26.
  • Brinson Leads Angel Harriers to Second Place at Stampede
    September 22, 2018
    Macy Brinson brought home an eighth-place medal for her performance in Saturday's 6,000 meter Wingate Bulldog Stampede. She led the Meredith College harriers to a second-place overall finish out of six teams.
  • Bucknam Leads Cross Country at Elon Invite
    August 31, 2018
    Versus a field of NCAA Division I programs at Friday's 4,000 meter Elon Invitational, Meredith College cross country runner Allie Bucknam led the Avenging Angels with a time of 16:52. She and Macy Brinson fell just short of a top-50 finish in the season opener.
  • Relaunch of Avenging Angels Club in September
    August 06, 2018
    Meredith College Athletics is proud to announce the relaunch of the Avenging Angels Club coming this September! Jumpstart your year by joining HERE.
  • Fall Schedules Released
    July 09, 2018
    Meredith College athletics released the fall sport schedules Monday afternoon with the 2018 season fast approaching. The cross country, soccer, and volleyball Avenging Angels kick off the season on the road Friday, Aug. 31.
  • Happy Independence Day!
    July 04, 2018
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels salute the United States of America. Happy Independence Day!