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COMPETING WITH INTEGRITY, DISCIPLINE, RESPECT, AND RESPONSIBILITY


PLAYERS

#00

MEGHAN BROOKS

#1

LOTTIE MEADOWS

#2

ALYSSA CODISPOTI

#3

SARAH ROUSE

#4

LYNSI BEERS

#5

ALISON REISERT

#6

JENNIFER HALVORSON

#7

DANIELLE LEE

#8

KATIE BURNET

#9

CARLEE JOSEPH

#10

MEGHAN SIEGMUND

#11

JESSICA SAMPSON

#12

CAMERON RUFFIN

#13

KASSIDY CAVINESS-THAMES

#15

KATIE SILLS

#16

GRIFFIN HEWETT

#17

LINDSEY EANNIELLO

#18

KATIE BUCKMAN

#22

TAYLOR PEARCE

#24

AISHA MERKT

#26

VICTORIA DOYLE

#19

REBECCA CAMAK


2015 LACROSSE ROSTER No.

Name

Cl.

Pos.

Ht.

Hometown/High School

00

Meghan Brooks

1

Lottie Meadows

So.

G

5'7"

Raleigh, N.C. / Millbrook

Sr.

M

5'5"

2

Roanoke, Va. / Hidden Valley

Alyssa Codispoti

So.

D

5'2"

Raleigh, N.C. / Leesville Road

3

Sarah Rouse

Fr.

M

5'2"

Raleigh, N.C. / Millbrook

4

Lynsi Beers

Fr.

A

5'3"

Pinehurst, N.C. / Pinecrest

5

Alison Reisert

So.

A

5'3"

Danbury, Conn. / Danbury

6

Jennifer Halvorson

So.

A

5'6"

Lorton, V.A. / South County Secondary School

7

Danielle Lee

Sr.

M/D

5'8"

Smithfield, N.C. / Smithfield-Selma

8

Katie Burnet

Jr.

M

5'8"

Apex, N.C. / Apex

9

Carlee Joseph

Fr.

A

5'4"

Hollywood, Md. / St. Mary's Ryken

10

Meghan Siegmund

Fr.

A

5'7"

Greensboro, N.C. / Western Guilford

11

Jessica Sampson

Fr.

M

6'0"

Rolesville, N.C. / Heritage

12

Cameron Ruffin

Fr.

D

5'7"

Raleigh, N.C. / Millbrook

13

Kassidy Caviness-Thames

Fr.

D

5'2"

Winston-Salem, N.C. / West Forsyth

15

Katie Sills

So.

M

5'7"

Bluffton, S.C. / Bluffton

16

Griffin Hewett

Sr.

D

5'9"

Bolivia, N.C. / W. Brunswick (Brunswick CC)

17

Lindsey Eanniello

Fr.

M

5'4"

Danbury, Conn. / Danbury

18

Katie Buckman

Fr.

D

5'8"

Ashburn, Va. / Broad Run

19

Rebecca Camak

Fr.

D

5'6"

Raleigh, N.C. / Cardinal Gibbons

22

Taylor Pearce

Sr.

A

5'7"

Durham, N.C. / Riverside

24

Aisha Merkt

So.

D

5'8"

Cary, N.C. / Cary

26

Victoria Doyle

Jr.

M

5'7"

Danbury, Conn. / Danbury

Head Coach: Lauren Scott Assistant Coach: Kate McKinley

2014 TEAM STATISTICS Overall record: 14-4

Conf: 7-1

Home: 4-3

Away: 6-1

Neutral: 4-0

#

Player

gp

g

a

pts

sh

gw

up

dn

gb

dc

dsv

to

ct

08

Katie Burnet

18

86

37

123

140

6

1

0

58

58

0

17

37

07

Danielle Lee

18

37

10

47

75

4

4

0

53

31

0

28

28

11

Molly Miller

18

37

34

71

65

1

1

0

32

13

0

23

6

03

Raven Winters

13

36

23

59

90

3

1

0

37

55

0

32

26

06

Jennifer Halvorson

18

21

26

47

43

0

0

2

18

8

0

21

6

01

Lottie Meadows

12

19

4

23

37

0

0

1

14

11

0

13

2

26

Victoria Doyle

18

11

26

37

28

0

0

0

75

55

0

26

36

05

Alison Reisert

18

10

2

12

19

0

0

1

9

7

0

13

5

13

Angie Ramkellawa

14

5

2

7

18

0

1

0

13

0

0

13

4

22

Taylor Pearce

9

4

2

6

8

0

0

0

12

1

0

10

1

15

Katherine Sills

18

2

0

2

4

0

0

0

26

5

0

10

22

14

Catie Grant

6

2

0

2

2

0

0

0

3

2

0

2

2

17

Anna Adcock

18

1

0

1

1

0

0

0

26

2

0

7

15

09

Justine Santana

17

1

1

2

1

0

0

0

11

2

0

5

9

16

Griffin Hewett

7

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

1

3

02

Alyssa Codispoti

11

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

3

4

0

3

3

25

Meghan Brooks

10

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

10

0

0

1

1

24

Aisha Merkt

7

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

4

0

0

1

0

21

Mariah Sumpter

16

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

10

1

0

1

4

04

Lauren DeLucia

18

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

5

1

0

2

2

20

Taylor James

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Totals

18

272

167

439

534

14

8

4

422

260

0

230

212

Opponents

18

163

66

229

310

4

12

1

341

209

0

320

150

gp

min

ga

ga ave

save

pct

w-l-t

9

540:00

75

8.33

37

.330

7-2-0

#

Goalie

25

Meghan Brooks

17

Anna Adcock

9

551:48

88

9.57

41

.318

7-2-0

11

Totals

18

1091:46

163

8.96

79

.326

14-4-0

03

Opponents

18

1091:46

272

14.95

166

.379

4-14-0


COACHING STAFF LAUREN SCOTT

KATE MCKINLEY

Meredith Record (Years). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19-14 (2) 2014 Record..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-4 (7-1 USA South)

Kate McKinley joined the Meredith

Home Court. . .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Meredith Athletic Field and Track

College women’s lacrosse coaching

Alma Mater/Year. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Western Connecticut State/2003

staff in August 2012 as an assistant

Phone. . ........... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (919) 760-8725

to Head Coach Lauren Scott. The

Email.............. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . scottla@meredith.edu

Danbury, Connecticut, native comes

Lauren Scott enters her third season

to Meredith after three years as head

as head lacrosse coach at Meredith

coach of the Connecticut Lightning,

College. Under Scott’s leadership the

where her team won the 2010 New

young program made an immediate

England Youth Tournament.

impact in the conference and region. With a conference record of 7-1, the Avenging Angels finished the 2014 season in second place and captured the USA South Tournament Championship. Meredith earned the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament.

McKinley also served as an assistant coach for New Canaan Youth Lacrosse Association for four seasons where she helped her team win three state titles. She was an assistant director for the Summer Laxin’ Lacrosse Camp for four years. McKinley was an attacker for the Fairfield University women’s lacrosse team. During her tenure with the program, the Stags were ranked among the NCAA’s Top 20 Division I programs in 2009. Fairfield won

Midfielder Katie Burnet collected Player of the Year honors and was

the 2009 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship, securing

named the tournament Most Valuable Player. Burnet also earned the

the program’s first NCAA tournament appearance. The Stags were

program’s first All-Region nod and set two new USA South records.

conference runner-ups for the next three consecutive seasons.

In the program’s first year in 2012, Meredith earned a bid to the conference tournament with a fifth-place finish. Burnet collected Rookie of the Year honors and four Avenging Angels received All-Conference accolades.

At Danbury High School McKinley was a three-sport varsity letter winner in soccer, indoor track and lacrosse. She was a member of the 2008 Lacrosse State Championship team under Coach Scott’s direction. McKinley was a two-time All-State and All-Conference

Scott hails from Danbury (Conn.) High School where she served as

selection in lacrosse. She set a school record in 2008 for goals in a

the girl’s varsity lacrosse coach from 2004-12. In just five seasons,

season with 87.

Scott took the lacrosse program from a season record of 2-14 in 2003 to boast a Division II State Championship title in 2008. In addition to her tenure at Danbury, Scott also served as a Connecticut Lightning premier coach for two seasons and as a volunteer assistant at her alma mater, Western Connecticut State University in 2004.

PREVIOUS RECORDS Lacrosse

Overall

Conference

Overall

Year

W

L

W

L

Seasons

An advocate for the sport of lacrosse and as outreach to her commu-

2013-14

14

4

7

1

Scott

nity, Scott served seven years as the girl’s director of Nutmeg Sports

2012-13

5

10

4

4

Scott

“West” for girl’s lacrosse. In addition, she originated and directed

Lauren Scott - Meredith Career

19

14

11

5

2

Community Lacrosse, a self-run and organized lacrosse camp for the greater-Danbury area. Scott lettered four seasons of women’s lacrosse for Western Connecticut State. During her career with the Colonials, she played multiple positions and set school records in scoring, ground balls, caused turnovers and points. She earned all-conference accolades three times while with Western and turned in Little East Conference Player of the Week honors twice. Scott earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Western Connecticut State and also holds a teaching certificate and minor in Exercise Science from Southern Connecticut State University.

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USA SOUTH ATHLETIC CONFERENCE The USA South Athletic Conference is home to 13 institutions across the Southeast. Full members include Averett University, Covenant College, Ferrum College, Greensboro College, Huntingdon College, LaGrange College, Piedmont College, Mary Baldwin College, Maryville College, Meredith College, Methodist University, North Carolina Wesleyan College and William Peace University. Christopher Newport remains in the conference as an affiliate member for football.

SPORTS INFORMATION MEDIA INFORMATION All inquiries about interviews, press credentials, broadcasting requests and other related sports information requests should be sent to Wendy

MEREDITH COLLEGE QUICK FACTS

Jones, assistant athletic director/sports information director,

Location .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... Raleigh, N.C.

at joneswen@meredith.edu, (919) 760-8811.

Founded . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ........... 1891

BROADCASTING INFORMATION

Enrollment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .......... 1,885

The 2014-15 sports season will feature live video streaming of most

Nickname.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Avenging Angels

Meredith College home athletic events. The schedule for athletic

Colors.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Maroon, Black and White

events can be found on Meredith’s official athletics web site at goavengingangels.com.

GOAVENGINGANGELS.COM Follow the Avenging Angels on Meredith’s official athletics web site at goavengingangels.com throughout the 2014-15 season. The site features game notes, schedules, rosters, player and coach bios, game recaps and special news related to the program.

Affiliation.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NCAA Division III Conference . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . USA South Athletic Conference President.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ........ Jo Allen Athletic Director.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... Jackie Myers Asst. Athl. Dir./Sports Info. Dir... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Wendy Jones Senior Woman Administrator/Athletic Trainer.. . . .. Sharon Malley Athletics Department Phone .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (919) 760-8205

facebook.com/meredithavengingangels twitter.com/AvengingAngels

Athletics Web Site.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . goavengingangels.com Mailing Address.. . . . . . . 3800 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607 SID Office Phone.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . (919) 760-8811 SID Email.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . joneswen@meredith.edu

goavengingangels.com/information/recruits/index


ATHLETIC FACILITIES WEATHERSPOON GYMNASIUM The home to Meredith’s basketball and volleyball teams. The facility provides up-close seating for over 500 spectators. The complex also includes locker rooms, athletics offices, a training room, a fitness center, a 5,000 square-foot dance studio and a six-lane, indoor swimming pool.

MEREDITH ATHLETIC FIELD AND TRACK COMPLEX The home to Meredith’s soccer, cross country and lacrosse teams. Meredith’s newest varsity sport of track and field will begin competition in spring 2016. The complex includes a lighted competition level track, a FieldTurf artificial playing surface capable of supporting soccer and lacrosse games and a storage facility. Future phases of the project will include a grandstand, hospitality areas, support facilities, restrooms, brick arcade and locker rooms. The cross country team uses the complex as well as the College’s 225-acre campus and the Reedy

Katie Burnet set new conference records in 2014 with goals and total points.

Creek Greenway.

MEREDITH SOFTBALL COMPLEX

MEREDITH TENNIS COMPLEX

The home of Meredith softball has recently undergone several

The home of the Meredith tennis program includes six lighted tennis

renovations. The addition of irrigation to the Bermuda field and

courts. The courts, which were recently repaired and resurfaced, bear a

infield improvements have stepped up the playing conditions to

“US Open Blue” inner court surrounded by a green outer court. This new

make it one of the best fields in the area. Dugouts improved

scheme helps to heighten the visibility of the ball for players and fans.

comfort for the players, and a new backstop will enhance the game atmosphere and improve spectator safety.

MEREDITH COLLEGE ATHLETICS PROGRAM THE DIVISION III EXPERIENCE

MEDICAL SERVICES

Meredith athletics teams participate in Division III of the National

The athletic training staff provides excellent care for student-athletes.

Collegiate Athletic Association. Division III athletics offers student-

The athletic training support staff consists of head athletic trainer,

athletes the opportunity to become well-rounded individuals who

Sharon Malley, and Assistant Athletic Trainer Heidi Roach. Dr. Doug

successfully integrate athletics and academics while experiencing

Martini of Cary Orthopedic serves as the program’s team physician. In

all aspects of college life. Student-athletes who compete at this level

addition, Meredith College serves as a clinical site for the UNC-Chapel

can receive academic and need-based financial assistance. The

Hill Undergraduate Athletic Training Program. Services and equipment

athletic department is staffed and funded like any other department in

provided include a whirlpool, hydrocollator, ultrasound, injury ice and

the College.

electrical stimulation.

ACADEMICS

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Meredith College’s commitment to academics is exemplified by

Members from each team are elected to the Student Athlete Advisory

its athletics teams. Each year, the USA South Athletic Conference

Committee that organizes support for each sport and also coordinates

recognizes its student-athletes’ hard work in the classroom by naming

community service. Past volunteer work includes Special Olympics

an Academic All-Conference team. In 2014, 60 Meredith students were

of Wake County, Habitat for Humanity, Service Raleigh, and the USA

named to the team. The Meredith athletics program further recognizes

South Athletic Conference’s Cans Across the Conference and Pennies

student-athletes who earn a 3.5 cumulative GPA as members of the

for a Purpose.

Athletics Director’s Club and those who earn a perfect 4.0 GPA with the Vice-President’s Scholar-Athlete Award.


WHAT MAKES US STRONG Chartered in 1891, Meredith College is one of the largest independent private women’s colleges in the U.S. Meredith also offers coeducational graduate programs in business, education and nutrition, as well as post-baccalaureate certificate programs in pre-health and business, a dietetic internship program, a didactic program in dietetics and a paralegal program. Rankings: Meredith College is consistently ranked in the top 10 colleges in the South by U.S. News & World Report, and one of the “Best Colleges in the Southeast” according to The Princeton Review. Majors, minors and concentrations: 80

Average class size: 17 Faculty: 122 full-time teaching faculty members. 91% of fulltime professors hold doctoral or terminal degree in their field. Internships: Recent placements include Credit Suisse, Lenovo, RTI International, SAS, and Michael Kors.

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina Enrollment: 1,885 including 241 graduate students. Students come from 26 states and 40 countries.

Multicultural students: 25% Student/faculty ratio: 12:1

2 MEREDITH IS ONE OF ONLY TWO WOMEN’S COLLEGES IN THE WORLD ACCREDITED BY THE ASSOCIATION TO ADVANCE COLLEGIATE SCHOOLS OF BUSINESS.

94 PERCENT OF OUR STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN INTERNSHIPS, UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH OR ANOTHER KIND OF EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING.

Student clubs and organizations: 100 Freshmen who receive financial assistance: Over 95% Average amount of financial assistance awarded to freshmen: $25,369

31 PERCENT OF MEREDITH STUDENTS STUDY ABROAD. (COMPARE THAT TO A 9% NATIONAL AVERAGE.)

Athletics: 7 NCAA Division III teams. New Spring 2016 - Track and Field. Campus: Historic 225-acre campus includes a 1,200-seat amphitheater on a lake, seven residence halls and student apartments, student center, indoor swimming pool and fitness center, athletic field and track complex.

98.5 PERCENT OF OUR GRADUATES ARE EMPLOYED OR PURSUING GRADUATE STUDY WITHIN 9 MONTHS OF GRADUATION.


2015 LACROSSE SCHEDULE Date Opponent

Time

Date Opponent

Time

Feb. 20

Converse

5 p.m.

Mar. 17

Frostburg St.

6 p.m.

Feb. 26

Sweet Briar

4 p.m.

Mar. 18

Goucher

6 p.m.

Feb. 28

at Va. Wesleyan

4 p.m.

Mar. 21

at Piedmont *

12 p.m.

Mar. 2

Lebanon Valley

5 p.m.

Mar. 26

Centre

6 p.m.

Mar. 4

at Guilford

6 p.m.

Mar. 28

Ferrum *

2 p.m.

Mar. 7

LaGrange *

1 p.m.

Mar. 31

at Greensboro *

4 p.m.

Mar. 8

Huntingdon *

12 p.m.

Apr. 2

at Methodist *

5 p.m.

Mar. 10

vs. Ursinus @ at Clermont, Fla.

4 p.m.

Apr. 17

USA South semifinals

TBA

Mar. 12

vs. Westfield St. @ Clermont, Fla.

10 a.m.

Apr. 18

USA South finals

TBA

* Conference Bold: Home event

Schedule is subject to change. Visit goavengingangels.com for up-to-date information.

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