2019-20 Soccer News

  • 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.
  • Two Soccer Angels Recognized
    November 01, 2019
    Two Meredith College soccer Avenging Angels were honored by the USA South as announced Thursday afternoon. Sophomore Lillian Fox and freshman Emily Haynes were recognized.
  • Angels-Bishops End in Draw; N.C. Wesleyan Advances on PKs, 5-3
    October 30, 2019
    The USA South Women's Soccer Tournament East Division's round one action at Meredith College did not disappoint. The visiting N.C. Wesleyan Bishops advanced to the quarterfinals on penalty kicks with a score of 5-3 over the Avenging Angels.
  • Soccer Angels Win Five to Earn Home Field for Tournament
    October 28, 2019
    The Meredith College soccer Angels captured five consecutive wins to earn a USA South Tournament third seed and round one hosting privileges. East six-seed N.C. Wesleyan travels to Raleigh Wednesday, Oct. 30, for a 6 p.m. pairing to open the playoffs at Meredith.
  • Soccer Tames Monarchs on Senior Night, 3-2
    October 26, 2019
    A goal in the 81st minute by freshman Morgan Thomas complete the comeback for the Avenging Angels as they take down visiting Methodist, 3-2, on Senior Night.
  • Soccer Angels Win Fourth Straight with 2-1 Dub Over WPU
    October 22, 2019
    Meredith College soccer's Lillian Fox scored two goals Tuesday night to lead the Angels past USA South rival William Peace. The win marks the fourth consecutive for the Avenging Angels as the conference tournament approaches.
  • Soccer wins third straight, tops Mary Baldwin, 5-1
    October 19, 2019
    Meredith College soccer won their third straight USA South contest, earning a 5-1 road win over Mary Baldwin.
  • Thomas/Quinn Lead Soccer to 2-1 Victory Over Bishops
    October 16, 2019
    The Meredith College soccer team picked up their second consecutive win Wednesday night with a 2-1 finish over the visiting Battling Bishops of N.C. Wesleyan. Katie Quinn and Morgan Thomas paired up to score both goals in the win.
  • Soccer for the Win
    October 11, 2019
    The Meredith College soccer Angels recorded their first USA South Conference victory with a 1-0 finish over the Averett Cougars Friday afternoon.
  • Haynes Holds Back Pride in 1-0 Loss
    October 09, 2019
    In Wednesday afternoon's USA South pairing at Greensboro College, the Meredith College soccer defense held off the Pride until the final minutes of regulation in a 1-0 loss. Emily Haynes recorded 10 saves in her second career match in goal for the Angels.
  • Pfeiffer Tops Soccer, 4-0
    October 05, 2019
    Despite 10 saves from freshman goalie Emily Haynes, Meredith College soccer fell to visiting Pfeiffer, 4-0.
  • Spirits Score Three to Down Soccer Angels
    October 01, 2019
    The visiting Salem Spirits downed Meredith College 3-0 in Tuesday night's USA South women's soccer action.
  • Soccer's Back Line Holds Quakers in 1-0 Loss
    September 25, 2019
    In Wednesday's non-conference pairing under the lights, the Meredith College soccer Angels notched a 1-0 loss to the visiting Guilford Quakers. The team will get a much deserved break from the action this weekend before hosting Salem next Tuesday night in USA South action.
  • Tough Generals Squad Hands Soccer 5-0 Loss
    September 21, 2019
    The visiting Washington & Lee Generals handed Meredith College soccer a 5-0 loss in Saturday's non-conference action at home. The Avenging Angels defense held WLU to no score throughout the second half.
  • Panthers Shut Out Soccer, 3-0
    September 18, 2019
    The Meredith College soccer Angels dropped a 3-0 loss to former USA South foe Ferrum College Wednesday in a midweek evening contest.
  • Bears Edge Soccer, 2-1
    September 15, 2019
    The visiting NCAA Division II Shaw University Bears edged Meredith College 2-1 in Sunday's non-conference women's soccer pairing.
  • Maroons Shut Out Soccer, 3-0
    September 11, 2019
    The host Roanoke Maroons shut out Meredith College soccer with a 3-0 finish in Wednesday's non-conference road match.
  • Soccer Defense Holds Back Royals in 2-1 Loss
    September 07, 2019
    The Meredith College soccer squad dropped Saturday's non-conference pairing 2-1 to a technically skilled Eastern Mennonite Royals team. The Avenging Angels defensive line in Annah Bishop, Katie Quinn, and Hunter Straub held back the visiting attack through much of the game.
  • 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.
  • Jackets Down Soccer, 3-0
    September 04, 2019
    The host Randolph-Macon College Yellow Jackets handled the Meredith College soccer team 3-0 Wednesday just ahead of Hurricane Dorian's approach to North Carolina. RMC out shot the Avenging Angels 28-5 to control the tempo, leaving goalie Miranda Lutz with nine saves in goal for Meredith.
  • Soccer Falls 5-1 to Shenandoah
    August 31, 2019
    Day two of the Meredith College Soccer Classis resulted in a 5-1 loss for the Avenging Angels. The Shenandoah Hornets scored four before Lillian Fox scored Meredith's only goal after a foul inside the box.
  • Soccer Rookies Lead a 3-0 Victory Over Knights
    August 30, 2019
    Meredith College opened the 2019 season with a decisive 3-0 victory over the Knights of Southern Virginia University in the first of the two-day Soccer Classic. Rookies Morgan Thomas and Olivia Mason led the charge scoring all three goals.
  • 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.
  • 2019 Soccer Schedule Announced
    July 03, 2019
    Under the new leadership of Head Coach Jen Grubb, the 2019 Meredith College soccer schedule kicks off Friday, Aug. 30 and Saturday, Aug. 31, with the Annual Soccer Classic on the Avenging Angels new turf field. Grubb returns 14 veterans from last year's roster, including Kirstie King, '19, as the program's new assistant coach.