Peck Receives USA South Pitcher of the Week

By Cj Reed For the third time in five weeks, Sophomore Pitcher Hunter Peck received the USA South Pitcher of the week award. The Ferrum Panthers hosted USA opponent Greensboro College Saturday, April 1. Peck pitched a complete game, giving up five hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, and fanning 13 batters. Peck is humble […]

Coach of the Year

By Graceanne Gershner Women’s Basketball Coach Bryan Harvey has been named USA South’s 2017 Coach of the Year (COY). This is his fifth time being honored with this award; he was also honored in 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014. Harvey said, “It is an honor to be recognized by your peers. It means a lot and […]

Basketball Player Grimard Named to Second Team All-Conference

By Tyler Van Allen Junior Josh Grimard was recently named to the USA South Second Team All-Conference team for Basketball.  Grimard averaged 14.2 points and 5.4 rebounds per game for the Panthers. He shot 43% from the floor, 37% from behind the three-point line and 74% from the free throw line. Grimard’s 14.2 points per […]

Jones, Madden, Sheets Honored by NFHCA

By Tyler Van Allen Three Ferrum Field Hockey players were recognized as a part of the 2016 Zag Field Hockey/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III National Academic Squad;, senior forward Alexandra Madden and Junior Midfielders Alicia Jones and Kasey Sheets. Sheets and Jones are no strangers to the award; they won back in […]

Basketball Senior Day

By Graceanne Gershner Men’s basketball took on William Peace University, falling 72-68. Aside from the loss, Ferrum honored the team’s six seniors. D.J Christian, Brandon Hooks, Jordan Mann, Jovon Miller, Caleb Pendergraph, and Jordyn Propst were all celebrated before the start of the game. The one thing that was different about this game was that […]

Baseball Opener

By CJ Reed On Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the Ferrum Panthers baseball team traveled to Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. Coming off a 29 win season a year ago, a 15-3 conference record, and USA South regular season champions, there was high hopes for the Panthers coming into the season. After a relatively […]

Mens And Women’s Basketball Open Season

Women’s Basketball By: Joey Pride The women’s basketball team won their opening game 84-73 at Roanoke College. The game stayed close but Ferrum led for the majority of the game. Zarkia Mattox had 31 points, 13 rebounds, and six assists, leading the team in points and rebounds, while being tied with Brooke Lewis for assists. […]

Three Field Hockey Players Honored With All-Conference Awards

By: Graceanne Gershner Ferrum’s field hockey team’s season ended on Nov. 4 in Tennessee against Transylvania University. The team fell 5-0 during the quarterfinals of the SAA Tournament. Head coach Carrie Austin had alot to talk about the past year as a team, “I’m happy with the growth as a program, but we still have […]

Haley Overstreet: The First To Score In Three Sports

by Graceanne Gershner Senior Haley Overstreet achieved a huge college milestone this October. Overstreet is Ferrum’s first athlete, men or women, to score goals in three sports; soccer, lacrosse, and field hockey. When speaking to her about her experience Overstreet said, “I never saw myself coming to Ferrum and playing three sports.” Overstreet transferred to […]

Ferrum Panthers Win Crooked Road Classic

Junior KwaJay Witcher (13) makes a play on defense to halt the offense of the Emory and Henry Wasps.

By Joey Pride The fist annual Crooked Road Classic was one for the history books, seeing Ferrum beat Emory & Henry by a score of 39-38 in front of over 4,100 fans. The Panthers home opener on the new turf field showed how determined the Panthers are to live up to the hype that has […]