While this site is dedicated to Ferrum's football program, it is more importantly dedicated to Ferrum. Today, The Ferrum women's basketball team dispatched the Christopher Newport Captains 82-56, to win the USA South Conference tournament, and will advance to the NCAA tournament. This will be Ferrum's first appearence in the NCAA tournament since 1995.
Tesla Akers was the tournament MVP, and also became the newest member of the Ferrum 1000 point club. Ferrum will find out tomorrow who they will play in the NCAA tournament.
Congratulations on this major milestone!
Story from usasouth.net is below:
Ferrum Women USA South Champions