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2017-18 Basketball News

  • Basketball Schedule Announced
    July 27, 2018
    Under direction of new Head Coach LaQuanda Barksdale Quick, the Meredith College basketball team will open the 2018-2019 campaign November 9 at home versus former USA South Conference member Ferrum College. Wednesday, Dec. 5, the team will travel to Coastal Carolina University for an exhibition pairing with the Chanticleers.
  • Former Tar Heel LaQuanda Barksdale Quick Named Meredith Head Women's Basketball Coach
    June 26, 2018
    Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers named former UNC Tar Heel and Winston-Salem native LaQuanda Barksdale Quick as the next head women's basketball coach. She will begin her tenure with the Avenging Angels athletic department on the road recruiting July 1.
  • Athletic Awards Night Celebrates the Angels
    April 27, 2018
    Thursday evening's Athletic Awards Night, the second in its new format, celebrated much success and dedication from student-athletes, coaches, and staff. Senior softball infielder Julia Allsbrook, the night's emcee, was recognized with the program-wide Dean Burris Student-Athlete Award, and senior lacrosse attack Carlee Joseph collected her second consecutive Athlete of the Year honor.
  • Schuh Garners All-State Honor
    April 12, 2018
    USA South Women's Basketball Rookie of the Year Kimberly Schuh garnered second team honors from the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association as announced this week. Schuh led Meredith College to a conference tournament invite as the East six-seed with six wins in league.
  • Meredith Student-Athletes Collect $2,641 for American Cancer Society
    April 06, 2018
    The Meredith College student-athlete collected $2641 througout the spring semester for donation to the American Cancer Society as part of the USA South's spring service initiative Pennies for a Purpose. Led by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) on each member campus, the conference collected a combined record-setting $20,204.93 to be donated to various organizations.
  • Summer Sport Camps at Meredith
    March 21, 2018
    Meredith College athletics summer camp registration is open! Our summer camp offerings include lacrosse, soccer, softball and volleyball.
  • The 20th Annual Meredith College Golf Classic & Silent Auction
    February 22, 2018
    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.
  • Campbell Returns to Full-Time Academic Role at Meredith
    February 20, 2018
    Meredith College Head Basketball Coach Melinda Campbell concludes her tenure with the athletics program this month to return as a full-time teaching member of the faculty.
  • Maziejka Joins Meredith Athletics Staff
    February 16, 2018
    Athletic Director Jackie Myers recently announced the addition of Samantha Maziejka (ma JAKE uh) to the Meredith College athletics department as the assistant athletic director for advancement. The position was added to the staff last August as part of the NCAA Division III Strategic Alliance Matching Grant.
  • Schuh Earns Program's First USA South Women's Basketball Rookie of the Year Honor
    February 15, 2018
    Meredith College standout Kimberly Schuh collected the program's first-ever USA South Women's Basketball Rookie of the Year award as announced Thursday from the league office. Schuh earned All-East Division honors as well, and sophomore Janah Hassell was named to the All-Sportsmanship team.
  • Basketball's Tournament Run Ends Early with 76-64 Loss to Cougars
    February 14, 2018
    The East Division's six-seed Meredith College Angels lost 76-64 to the third-seed Averett Cougars in Wednesday night's opening round of USA South Tournament action. Meredith led at the half but would not hold off a steady come back from the hosts.
  • Schuh Garners USA South Rookie of the Week Honor
    February 12, 2018
    Meredith College standout Kimberly Schuh garnered her third USA South Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week honor as announced Monday from the league office.
  • USA South Women's Basketball Tournament Seeding Set
    February 11, 2018
    The Meredith College basketball team will enter this year's USA South Women's Basketball Tournament as the East Division six-seed. The Avenging Angels travel to Danville, Virginia, Wednesday, Feb. 14, to face off with the third-seed Averett Cougars in the opening round.
  • Salem Steals Senior Day with 70-69 Win Over Angels
    February 10, 2018
    The visiting Salem Spirits came from behind to steal a 70-69 win from Meredith College on Senior Day. Four-year seniors Chandler Hines and Meghan Pleasants were honored just prior to tipoff.
  • Basketball Holds on for 66-64 Victory Over Pacers; Schuh Scores 35 Again
    February 07, 2018
    Meredith College rookie Kimberly Schuh matched her career high 35 points and paired it with a career-best 15 rebounds to lead the Avenging Angels to a 66-64 victory over USA South rival William Peace in a thrilling match-up at home Wednesday evening. Meredith led by as many as eight points midway through the fourth quarter and held off an aggressive Pacer attack down the stretch for the win.
  • Pride Hand Basketball 60-48 Loss
    February 04, 2018
    The Greensboro Pride handed Meredith College a 60-48 loss in Sunday's USA South action. Kimberly Schuh scored a game-high 17 points with 9-10 free throw shooting to lead the Avenging Angels.
  • Schuh Impressive with Career-Best 35 Points in 82-70 Loss to Falcons
    February 03, 2018
    Meredith College rookie Kimberly Schuh recorded an impressive career-best 35 points in an 82-70 loss at Pfeiffer University Saturday afternoon. The total bested her previous high by 10 points, scored in the pairing's first meeting back in early December.
  • Angels' 75 Percent First Half Shooting Keeps Panthers Close in 71-57 Loss
    January 31, 2018
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels basketball team put on a shooting clinic during the first 20 minutes of Wednesday night's action versus the visiting Ferrum Panthers. Ferrum closed out the 71-57 victory, but Kimberly Schuh and Chandler Hines kept the Panthers close through the early minutes of the final frame.
  • Schuh Named USA South Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    January 29, 2018
    Meredith College standout Kimberly Schuh collected her second USA South women's basketball Rookie of the Week selection as announced Monday from the conference office. Schuh led the Angels in a 2-1 week versus league opponents with double-digit offensive performances in each contest.
  • Bishops Finish Off Basketball 79-58
    January 28, 2018
    The USA South's N.C. Wesleyan Battling Bishops handled the Meredith College basketball Angels 79-58 Sunday afternoon in conference action. Kimberly Schuh led the Avenging Angels with 19 points and nine defensive rebounds, and Meghan Pleasants notched 11 points, eight rebounds.
  • Schuh's Offensive Rebound Leads to 52-49 Comeback Win Over Monarchs
    January 27, 2018
    Trailing by as many as 16 points in the third period, Meredith College basketball fought back to finish off the USA South rival Methodist Monarchs 52-49 Saturday afternoon. Kimberly Schuh led the game with her second career double-double on 22 points, 11 rebounds.
  • Schuh/Hines Lead Basketball to 79-67 Victory at Peace
    January 24, 2018
    Kimberly Schuh and Chandler Hines led the Meredith College basketball Angels to a 79-67 victory over rival William Peace. The win places Meredith in sixth place one half game ahead of the Pacers with three weeks remaining in the regular season and a tournament invite on the line.
  • Basketball Falls to Cougars, 76-47
    January 21, 2018
    Meredith College basketball's Chandler Hines led the Avenging Angels with 12 points in Sunday's 76-47 loss to the visiting Averett Cougars. The Angels open a three-game road series Wednesday versus cross-town rival William Peace and remain in the hunt for a top-six finish and an invite to the USA South Tournament.
  • Avenging Angels Shut Down Baldwin to Claim 66-54 Victory
    January 20, 2018
    The Meredith College basketball team carried a late third quarter surge into the final 10 minutes of play to finish off Mary Baldwin with a 66-54 victory in Saturday's USA South action. Kimberly Schuh led all with a game high 22 points in the win.
  • Schuh Tabbed Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    January 15, 2018
    Meredith College basketball standout Kimberly Schuh earned her first USA South Conference Rookie of the Week honor Monday as the Avenging Angels went 1-2 on the week in league action.
  • Hines Leads Angels to Win with Career-High 27 Points
    January 14, 2018
    The Meredith College basketball Angels put together their best 40 minute performance of the season behind a career high 27 points from Chandler Hines to capture a 76-64 win over the visiting Methodist Monarchs. Hines had 18 at the half and led the Avenging Angels to 91.7 percent shooting in the third quarter to pull away from MU by 15 for their largest lead of the game.
  • Meredith Basketball Hosts Championship Celebration
    January 13, 2018
    The visiting N.C. Wesleyan Bishops shut down the Meredith College basketball team in the fourth quarter to capture a 72-59 victory in Weatherspoon Gymnasium Saturday. During halftime of the USA South contest, the athletics department celebrated the success of eight championship teams between fall 2015 and fall 2017.
  • Hines' Season-High 20 Points Keeps Meredith Close in 66-53 Loss to Panthers
    January 10, 2018
    Meredith College shooter Chandler Hines posted a season-high 20 points on six-of-nine from three-point range in Wednesday night's 66-53 loss to the USA South's Ferrum Panthers. Ferrum leads the East Division as the only undefeated team remaining in the conference.
  • King Leads Angels to First Win
    January 07, 2018
    Kirstie King scored 25 points with 10 rebounds in her first double-double performance of the season to lead Meredith College to a 76-68 win over Mary Baldwin. The victory marked the first for the Avenging Angels this season.
  • Basketball Angels Open New Year with 86-65 Loss to Averett
    January 06, 2018
    The Meredith College basketball team opened the New Year with an 86-65 loss to the Averett Cougars in Saturday's USA South action. Kirstie King returned to the lineup today after a two-game injury release to lead the Avenging Angels with 16 points and seven rebounds.
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