Junior Josh Hardrick caught three touchdown passes to tie a school record as LaGrange opened its 2015 season with a 29-28 loss to visiting Birmingham-Southern at Callaway Stadium on Sept. 3. Hardrick finished with eight catches for 90 yards in the game.
Junior Ervens Oge came within a yard of tying his career high with 131 yards receiving on eight catches. The Panthers had nine players have at least one reception in the game.
Sophomore quarterback Connor Blair was 30-for-48 throwing for 367 yards with the three touchdowns to Hardrick and three interceptions. He had 196 passing yards in the first half.
Senior linebacker Nick Raszeja led the Panthers' defense with seven tackles, including a quarterback sack. Junior defensive back Darius Jordan had an interception
Junior Patrick Goodin had a career long punt of 63 yards, tying for the fifth longest by a Panther. He punted four times for a 48.2 yards per punt average, which was the third highest average in a game.