2019-20 Lacrosse News

  • Lacrosse Runs Out of Time in 20-18 Loss to Jackets
    February 22, 2020
    The Meredith College lacrosse team battled back from a six-point deficit but ran out of time in a 20-18 loss to Randolph-Macon College Saturday afternoon. Lilia Cruz scored seven second-half goals to lead the match.
  • Lax Angels Struggle Versus St. Mary's
    February 15, 2020
    The visiting St. Mary's (MD.) Seashawks dealt Meredith College their first season opening loss since 2017 with a final score of 13-5. Rookie Tori Witmer recorded three of the Avenging Angels' goals.
  • Athletics Schedule Changes
    February 13, 2020
    With this week the opening for Meredith College spring sports competitions, Mother Nature has already interfered with the schedule.
  • Angels and Pacers Join USA South Effort to BlockOutCancer
    February 04, 2020
    Visiting William Peace outpaced the Meredith College basketball Angels 74-58 in Tuesday night's USA South action. Tonight's game was designated as a #BlockOutCancer event as part of a league-wide effort to support one of their own.
  • Lacrosse Tabbed USA South Preseason Favorite
    January 29, 2020
    Holding the last six USA South Conference Tournament titles and four most recent Regular Season Championships, Meredith College women's lacrosse was tabbed as the preseason favorite in the 2020 Coaches Poll as announced Wednesday from the league office. Four-time conference Coach of the Year Lauren Scott remains at the helm of the Avenging Angels program.
  • Meredith Athletics Sponsor Provides New Look for Weatherspoon
    December 06, 2019
    RALEIGH, N.C. -- Meredith College athletics is proud to announce a sponsor agreement with CaribSea Restaurant on the coast of North Carolina. CaribSea has been pivotal in providing assistance to the upgrades of Weatherspoon Gym.
  • Happy Thanksgiving!
    November 27, 2019
    The Meredith College Avenging Angels wish you, your family, and friends a happy and safe Thanksgiving!
  • Meredith Student-Athletes Give Back
    November 26, 2019
    As part of the USA South's Cans Across the Conference competition, the Meredith College Avenging Angels collected 1,150 non-perishable food items and donated to the Raleigh Rescue Mission. With 18 member institutions, the league presented 69,387 items to local organizations across the wide footprint of the conference.
  • Meredith College to Add Two New Sports
    September 05, 2019
    Meredith College has announced plans to add two new sports, bringing the Avenging Angels to ten sports. The most immediate addition shifts the two-year club golf program to varsity status beginning this fall. In Fall 2020, Meredith will add field hockey to the atheltics lineup.
  • Avenging Angels Kick Off 2019 with Integrity
    September 04, 2019
    The Meredith College athletics program opened 2019-2020 Tuesday evening with the annual Core Value Kickoff. A special event established by Athletic Director Jackie Myers early in her tenure at Meredith, this year's agenda focused on practicing integrity.
  • Knight Joins Staff as Assistant Athletic Trainer
    August 12, 2019
    Meredith College Athletics Director Jackie Myers welcomed Elizabeth "Liz" Knight as the program's new assistant athletic trainer just in time for Wednesday's arrival of fall student-athletes.
  • Lacrosse Named 2019 Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad; Six Athletes to Honor Roll
    July 26, 2019
    Six Meredith College lacrosse players were named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Academic Honor Roll as announced this week. Sarah Arbes, Julia Doyle, Ansley Harris, Henley Peatross, Natalie Purcell, and Brittany Wartman led the team as an IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad for the fourth year.