DEMOREST, Ga. - LaGrange's late rally came up short in a 2-1 loss to Piedmont in a USA South match Wednesday.
The Panthers (2-7-1, 0-3 USA South) trailed 2-0 late in the match. Adrian Vakerics took a long pass from Dylan Corbett and beat Piedmont goalkeeper Kenneth Hearn with his shot in the 79th minute. It was the second goal of the season for Vakerics.
Piedmont (3-7, 1-2 USA South) got both of its goals from Vincent Thomas. Panther goalkeeper stopped eight shots in the match.
The Panthers are off until Oct. 12 when they host Averett in a USA South match.