Panthers drop two games to start 2009 season

The Panthers rallied from a 3-1 halftime deficit against Emory & Henry to send the game into overtime. Cameron Williams scored unassisted 11 minutes into the second half. Travis Riner tied the game 3-3 with less than three minutes left in regulation off an assist from Aristote Kamba. The host Yellow Jackets scored the game-winner with less than three minutes left in the second overtime.

Mohamed Sesay scored the Panthers' first half goal with an assist from Ryan Wakenigg. Josh Murphy had 10 saves in goal for the Panthers.

Murphy had seven saves in the loss to Averett. The Panthers were outshot 25-15 in the game. Averett's final goal with under three minutes left in the game.

The Panthers host Tennessee Temple on Saturday at 4 p.m.