Football: Oge, Penn selected as USA South rookies of the week

Football: Oge, Penn selected as USA South rookies of the week

LaGrange swept the USA South Offensive and Defensive Rookie of the Week awards for the week ending Sept. 15. 

Wide receiver Ervens Oge was the conference's Offensive Rookie of the Week, the second straight week a Panther has been named. Oge had five receptions for 132 yards against Millsaps, the second most receiving yards in a game by a Panther. He averaged 26.4 yards per catch and recovered a fumble in the end zone for the Panthers' first touchdown of the game.  

Defensive back Brandon Penn was the conference's Defensive Rookie of the Week. Penn had an interception and two pass break-ups against Millsaps. He was second on the team with six solo tackles.