Oregon Institute of Technology

Women's Basketball Coaches

Scott Meredith

Scott Meredith, Head Women's Basketball Coach

Scott is 147-80 at Tech as he enters his 8th season as head women’s basketball coach for the Lady Owls. Meredith is entering his 37th season coaching basketball with 31 seasons as a head coach at multiple levels and 26 coaching women's basketball specifically. At the collegiate level, Meredith spent six seasons as an assistant coach at Santa Clara University, Humboldt State University, Santa Rosa Junior College and College of the Redwoods before arriving in Klamath Falls.

At Oregon Tech, Meredith has built a conference power, averaging 25 wins over the past 4 seasons and earning 3 consecutive trips to the NAIA National Tournament. In 7 years, Meredith has recruited and coached 2 All-Americans (Karissa Dixon & Karly LeVeque), 15 All-Conference selections and 42 Academic All-Conference honorees.

The 2015-16 women’s basketball season was a one of milestones for the Lady Owls. In addition to a program second-best 26 wins, the squad won 2 pre-season tournaments, earned their first victory over an NCAA DI team (Portland State 81-69) and finished 2nd place in the Cascade Conference, earning their 3rd consecutive berth to the NAIA National Tournament. In Sioux City, the Lady Owls registered their first win (#8 Jamestown 71-64) advancing to the tournaments’ Sweet 16, and finished the season ranked #17 in the nation. To top it off, the Lady Owls also earned the highest GPA in the nation for women’s basketball at an impressive 3.78.  

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 also earned an M.S. in Health, Physical Education and Recreation with an emphasis in Sport Psychology from St. Mary’s College of California. He holds teaching credentials in Physical Education, Multiple Subjects Elementary Education and Social Science.

Scott 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.

 

 
Andy Siverly

Andy Siverly, Assistant Coach

Former Owl standout, Andy Siverly, enters his 2nd year as assistant coach for the Oregon Tech women’s basketball program.

Siverly played basketball at Merced High School in 2003 and coached a year of freshman boy’s basketball at Merced High in 2004 before beginning his collegiate career at Modesto Junior College from 2005-2007. 

Siverly, a member of the Oregon Tech 2008 national championship team, played for the Hustlin’ Owls from 2007-10.  Siverly was part of two Cascade Collegiate Conference regular season titles and two CCC tournament championships under head coach Dan Miles, including a 30 win season in 2010, to go with the NAIA crown in 2008.

At the completion of his collegiate playing career Siverly stayed in the Klamath Basin coaching the Klamath Union High School freshman boys’ team and the next season heading the boy’s JV team at Lost River High School.

Most recently Siverly attended University of San Francisco from July 2012 to May 2014, completing his Master's Program in Sport Management.  Siverly was an assistant women's basketball coach at Skyline Junior College for 2012-2013 season, next becoming a Graduate Assistant for University of San Francisco Men's Basketball for the 2013-2014 season.   At USF the Dons finished with 21 wins, tied for 2nd in the West Coast Conference, and earned a spot in the NIT.