Panthers finish regular season at Rhodes Tournament

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – LaGrange College went winless at the Rhodes Tournament on Friday and Saturday. The four losses in the tournament ended the regular season for the Panthers (6-22).

The Panthers lost 3-0 to Millikin (25-15, 25-13, 26-24), 3-0 to host Rhodes (25-13, 25-21, 25-18), 3-0 to Oglethorpe (25-13, 25-15, 25-19) and 3-1 to Illinois College (25-17, 17-25, 25-18, 25-23).

Katie Covington had 34 kills, 35 digs and 9 total blocks in the tournament. Hayley LaFontaine added 27 kills. Crystal Colvin led the team with 52 digs and Erin McKinstry had 50 assists.

The Panthers play in the GSAC Championship Tournament on Friday at Agnes Scott College in Decatur. The fifth-seeded Panthers play fourth-seeded Salem at 3 p.m. The winner faces top-seed Huntingdon on Friday at 8 p.m. The championship match is Saturday at 1 p.m.