Volleyball: Panthers top Faulkner 3-1

Volleyball: Panthers top Faulkner 3-1

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - LaGrange downed Faulkner 3-1 in a non-conference match Tuesday. The Panthers upped their record to 8-15 with their fourth win in the last five matches.

The Panthers won the first set 26-24. The Eagles (8-13) tied the match, winning the second set 25-19. The Panthers came back to close out the match, winning 25-19 and 25-20 in the third and fourth sets.

Katie Covington had her team-leading fifth double-double of the season. Covington had a match-high 17 kills and added 11 digs.

Erin McKinstry came within two kills and a dig of a triple-double. McKinstry had a match-high 38 assists to go with eight kills and nine digs.

Ella Weymiller had 14 digs to lead the Panthers. Rebekah Hicks added 10 kills and eight digs.

The Panthers play at Spelman on Wednesday in a non-conference match.