The Nordonia Lady Knights varsity basketball team opened the season with a 52-47 victory over traditional power, North Canton Hoover. After falling behind 31-24 at halftime, the Knights outscored Hoover 27-16 in the second half to secure the win. Key defensive adjustments made at halftime and balanced scoring allowed Nordonia to pull it out. The Lady Knights scoring was paced by junior Hallie Majoros, sophomores Ella Gorta and Kennedy Syllaba each with 9 points. Senior Lizzie Imrie and junior Maddie Cluse pitched in with 8 points a piece. The Lady Knights travel to Akron Buchtel on Wednesday, November 27 at 7 PM.