Ferrum Football Annual Hank Norton Golf Tournament

Ferrum Football gathers for annual Hank Norton-Black Hats golf tournament

Botetourt Golf and Swim club hosts the annual event

It’s more than just a program fundraiser. The annual Hank Norton-Black Hats golf tournament brings together decades of Ferrum football, thanks in large part to one man.

The Black Hats turned out ‘in force’ at Botetourt Golf and Swim Club to support the program and honor their legendary coach. Hank Norton had a 34-year career that included 277 victories and four national junior college championships, The members of the 1968 title team met with current players as Ferrum President Mirta Martin looked on. Current coach Cleive Adams spoke to the alumni about the importance of Coach Norton’s legacy and the tradition that he built.

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