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Hornets Hand Ferrum Women ODAC Loss

Hornets Hand Ferrum Women ODAC Loss

    
FERRUM, Va. -- Shenandoah University led by 12 points at the break en route to beating Ferrum College 69-49 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference women's basketball action this afternoon at Swartz Gym.

RECORDS
Shenandoah (3-2, 2-0 ODAC)
Ferrum (0-6, 0-2 ODAC)

THE BASICS
The reigning ODAC champs held Ferrum to just two points in the first quarter, then built a 29-17 halftime lead. The Panthers came alive in the third quarter, with Jacy Marvin scoring 11 points in the first 6:36 of the quarter on three three-pointers and a jumper.

Marvin's three-pointer from the left side trimmed the score to 45-36 at the 3:24 mark, but Shenandoah used a 7-2 run to close out the quarter with a 52-38 lead.

The Hornets slowly began to pull away in the fourth quarter, building their largest lead at 23 points, 66-43, on Olivia Weinel's layup with 2:58 left to play.

Jordan Sondrol had 20 points and 10 rebounds, both game-high totals, to lead Shenandoah to its second league win in as many games.

KEY STATS
Shenandoah: Sondrol 20 pts, 10 reb; Weinel 16 pts; Ragan Johnson 11 pts
Ferrum: Marvin 19 pts, 5 3FGs

NEXT GAME
Coach Bryan Harvey's team will be back in action Wednesday, December 4, at Emory & Henry College. The ODAC game is scheduled for a 7:00 p.m. tip-off in Emory, Virginia.