Panther Women Pull Away from Meredith with Strong Second Half
Jan 21, 2017
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FERRUM, Va. -- Ferrum College used a strong second-half surge to beat visiting Meredith College 61-36 in USA South Athletic Conference women's basketball action this afternoon at Swartz Gym.
Ferrum (10-6, 5-0 USA South), Meredith (1-13, 1-4 USA South)
Ferrum used a 23-8 run in the third period to pull away for the USA South. The Panthers led 22-19 at halftime, but opened the third with a 15-4 run to winden the lead to 14 points. Maggie Self, Kelli Mounce and Kelsey Mosley each had a three-point bucket in that run.
Ferrum: Zarkia Mattox 13 pts, 10 reb, 4 steals; Erin March 9 pts; Mounce 8 pts; Self 8 pts; Brooke Lewis 8 pts
Mededith: Jessi Hayes 16 pts
Ferrum hosts Averett University Sunday, Jan. 22. Tip-off for the USA South game is at 2:00 p.m. at Swartz Gym.