The 6th grade Nordonia Knights finished thier season with an impressive 35-2 overall record, which incudes a Hudson Kiwanis Hoops Classic championship on February 17, with wins over Hudson and Barberton in the final rounds. In addition, the Knights were also league champs in the NEOYBL as well as winners of the Jackson YBL Polar Bear Classic on February 10. On February 24 the team was runner-up in the Division 1 OYB Boys School State Tournament held in Hilliard losing a rematch game to Olentangy Liberty Blue in a defensive battle (28-23).
The team is pictured from the front row, left. Rob Levak, Cody Pestino, Brendan O’Donnell, Tom Cummings. 2nd row left to right. Jordan Jones, Gabriel Byrd, Tony Mellone, Evan Wiehe and Julius Jones. Look for several of these players at the upcoming Buckeye Prep Elite Showcase on Sunday. Congratulations to the Knights’ players, coaches, parents and fans for a great season!