By Victor Milani
The Nordonia Lady Knights tried valiantly to overcome a 10 point halftime deficit, only to come up one point short in losing to North Royalton 59-58 at Nordonia Wednesday. The Lady Knights poor first quarter proved to be their downfall, falling behind 19-9. The Lady Knights remained behind by ten going into halftime 35-25. The second half however belonged to Nordonia as they outscored North Royalton 33-24, falling one point short in their comeback bid. The Lady Knights were led by Sophomore guard Soleil Barnes with a game high 26 points, while Lizzie Imrie chipped in with 10. The Lady Knights scoring went as follows: Maciejowski-6, Robinson-6, Turley-5, Spellman-3, Evans-2. Head Coach Julie Buckler’s Lady Knights squad, now 9-9 on the season, returns to action this Saturday afternoon, hosting Revere at 2:30pm.
Photos by Victor Milani