2001 Women's Soccer Team Mentioned in USA South 50 Week Review

(FAYETTEVILLE, NC) - The 2013-14 season serves as the 50th for the USA South Athletic Conference. In an effort to relive 50 Years of League memories, the USA South has produced "50 Years in 50 Weeks", a weekly chronicle of some of the great moments in Conference history.

Each week, a year of moments will be released on the USA South's website. To view previous entries, click the appropriate year at the bottom of the screen.

2001 - 2002

  • Greensboro women's soccer claims a share of its first–ever Conference Regular Season title.
  • Christopher Newport captures its first ever women's lacrosse regular season Conference championship.
  • Methodist football's Jamaal Leggette sets single–game Conference records with seven tackles for loss and six sacks.
  • Christopher Newport baseball's Matt Turner sets single–game Conference record with 11 RBI versus Shenandoah.
  • Future Conference Hall of Famer, Methodist's Elena Blanina, wins the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Individual National Championship for the second consecutive season.

Ferrum softball collects its first Conference Tournament title.


Christopher Newport volleyball earns its first Conference Tournament crown.


Football becomes a Conference–sponsored sport and Christopher Newport
captures the championship.
Methodist football's Quincy Malloy sets Conference record
for sacks in a season with 14.

Conference Champions

Sport Regular Season Champion Tournament/Meet Champion
Baseball Ferrum & Methodist Christopher Newport
Football*** Christopher Newport  
Golf*   Greensboro
Men's Basketball Christopher Newport N.C. Wesleyan
Men's Cross Country*   Christopher Newport
Men's Soccer Greensboro Greensboro
Men's Tennis** Methodist  
Softball Christopher Newport & Methodist Ferrum
Volleyball Christopher Newport Christopher Newport
Women's Basketball Christopher Newport Methodist
Women's Cross Country*   Christopher Newport
Women's Lacrosse Christopher Newport Greensboro
Women's Soccer Greensboro & N.C. Wesleyan N.C. Wesleyan
Women's Tennis** Methodist  
*-no regular season championship awarded
**-no tournament was held until the 2005-06 season
***-no tournament championship awarded

President's Cup Award Winners

Christopher Newport (Overall)