HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Myneshia Walker had 19 points, one of four Royals in double digit scoring, to lead Eastern Mennonite University to a 71-59 non-conference women's basketball win over Ferrum College today at Yoder Arena.
Eastern Mennonite (2-3), Ferrum (3-4)
The Royals led start to finish, controlling the boards with a 42-24 rebounding edge. Eastern Mennonite led by as many as 26 points twice in the second half. Ferrum's leading scorer, Zarkia Mattox had 17 points, nine rebounds and five assists in the loss.
Eastern Mennonite: Walker 19 pts; Jess Washington 15 pts, 15 reb; Jonae Guest 15 pts; Lexi Deffenbaugh 12 pts
Ferrum: Mattox 17 pts, 9 reb, 5 asst; Erin March 17 pts; Kelsey Mosley 8 pts
Ferrum travels to Bridgewater College Monday, Dec. 5. The non-conference game tips off at 7 p.m. in Bridgewater, Virginia.