Lacrosse: Panthers open 2016 season with loss to Hendrix

Lacrosse: Panthers open 2016 season with loss to Hendrix

LaGrange opened its 2016 season with a 12-4 loss to Hendrix at Panther Field on Sunday. The game marked the coaching debut of Panther head coach Nicolett Dungee.

The Panthers got two goals and an assist from freshman Regis Hay. Madeline LaCavera and Sydney Garmany each had a goal.

The Panthers played the Warriors (2-1) on even terms for the first 10 minutes of the game. Garmany scored the Panthers' first goal of the season, then LaCavera's goal tied it at 2-2.

The Warriors scored the last five goals of the half to lead 7-2 at the break.

Hay opened the second half scoring to get the Panthers within four, 7-3. She got her second goal five minutes later for the Panthers' final score of the game.

The Panthers host Emmanuel on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.