Piedmont downs Panthers 1-0 in overtime

Piedmont downs Panthers 1-0 in overtime

Demorest, Ga. – LaGrange College finished the regular season with a 1-0 overtime loss to Piedmont College at Walker Field on Tuesday. The Panthers dropped to 7-7 overall and 1-2 in the GSAC.

The Panthers and Piedmont (10-7, 2-1 GSAC) will meet again Friday in Demorest at the semifinals of the GSAC Championship Tournament. Game time is 1:45 p.m. The winner advances to the tournament championship at 2 p.m.

The Lions' Justin Whitaker scored the game's only goal seven minutes into overtime. Whitaker scored off a corner kick from Nick Weatherby.

Goalkeeper Donnie Palmer had seven saves for the Panthers. Piedmont had an 8-5 shot advantage in the game.