Coach Meredith is 121-71 at Tech when he enters his 7th season as head women’s basketball for the Owls. Meredith is entering his 36th season coaching basketball with 30 seasons as a head coach at multiple levels and 25th 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.
The 2014-15 women’s basketball team didn’t reach the previous season's school-record 28 wins, but did make a bit of history of their own. The Owls finished with their fourth-straight season with 20 or more wins posting a 23-11 overall mark while placing fifth in the Cascade Collegiate Conference standings at 9-9. As a fifth-seed in the postseason the Owls made a miraculous run through the tournament winning all three games on the road earning themselves back-to-back CCC tournament titles. It was the first time any CCC women’s team won three-straight on the road in the playoffs and also Tech’s first-ever back-to-back CCC tournament crowns. The Owls would head back to the NAIA National Championships for the second straight year.
Meredith's 2013-14 Oregon Tech women’s basketball team set a school-record 28 wins (28-7), while earning their first-ever Cascade Collegiate Conference tournament crown.
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 four league championships and seven 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 two children, daughter Hayley and son Treyce.