Coach Meredith is 98-60 at Tech when he enters his 6th season as head women’s basketball for the Owls. Meredith is entering his 35th season coaching basketball with 29 seasons as a head coach at multiple levels and 24th coaching women's basketball. Meredith spent six seasons as an assistant coach at Santa Clara University, Humboldt State University, Santa Rosa Junior College and College of the Redwoods. This is Meredith’s 23rd year coaching women’s basketball.
Meredith's 2013-14 Oregon Tech women’s basketball team recorded their best season ever. The Tech women won a school-record 28 games (28-7), while earning their first-ever Cascade Collegiate Conference tournament crown. Tech would move on to the NAIA national basketball tournament for just the second time ever, eventually falling in the first round.
Tech turned in an impressive 15-1 non-conference mark and began the season on a 14-game winning streak. The Owls finished 13-5 in conference play on the way to a second-seed in the CCC tournament. The Owls hosted Corban in the first round winning 72-58, moved on the semifinal defeating College of Idaho 77-73 and in the CCC title game defeated rival Southern Oregon, for the third time during the season, to earn their first CCC tournament championship by an 88-72 score.
Meredith compiled an overall record of 152-47 (76%) at Arcata and Fortuna High Schools. His teams dominated Humboldt-Del Norte League play with an overall league record of 48-8 (86%), including 4 league championships and 7 consecutive berths in the North Coast Section playoffs. Meredith’s 1996-97 Arcata Tigers won 28 consecutive games, finished the season 28-1 and were ranked #6 in California for all Division 3 schools. Many of Meredith’s former players moved on to play at the college level at schools such as Cornell, Wichita State, Sacramento State and New Mexico State.
Meredith is from northern California, where he was a 4-sport (football, basketball, baseball & track) letter winner at Arcata High School. He graduated from Humboldt State University in 1987 with a B.A. in Liberal Studies/Education while playing football and baseball for the Lumberjacks.
He holds teaching credentials in Physical Education, Multiple Subjects Elementary Education and Social Science. He also earned an M.S. in Health, Physical Education and Recreation with an emphasis in Sport Psychology from St. Mary’s College of California.
Meredith and his wife Priscilla were married in Tokyo, Japan where he taught English as a Second Language and played fast pitch softball. They have 2 children, daughter Hayley and son Treyce.