by Emilee Altice, Sports Information Intern
LEXINGTON, Virginia -- Ferrum College dropped an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) game to Washington and Lee University, falling 79-61 tonight at Richard L. Duchossois Athletic and Recreation Center.
Washington and Lee (1-1, 1-0 ODAC)
Ferrum (1-2, 0-1 ODAC)
Washington and Lee led by seven points after the first quarter, 17-10, then expanded the lead to 28-18 at halftime.
In the third quarter, the two teams played evenly, with each scoring 25 points. Kayla Cabiness had five points with a three-pointer and two free throws, and DeMeisha Canada had five points on a pair of buckets and a free throw. Aisha Martin added four points with a three-pointer and a free throw, and Cameron Hawkins scored dropped four free throws.
The Generals outscored Ferrum 26-18 in the fourth quarter for the final score of 79-61.
W&L: Hanna Malik 22 pts, 6 3FG; Megan Horn 16 pts, 10 reb; Kate Groninger 14 pts
Ferrum: Hawkins 14 pts, 8 reb; Canada 12 pts, 9 reb; Cabiness 12 pts; Martin 12 pts
Coach Bryan Harvey's team will back on the court Saturday, November 20, against East Texas Baptist University. The non-conference game will be played at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia and tips off at 3:00 p.m.