The #3 ranked (Class 3A) Union’s girls basketball team opened the season at home with a 47-23 victory over Sumner-Fredericksburg on November 28.
Leading 24-14 at the half, the Union defense cranked up the pressure, allowing only two Cougar points in the third period to put the game out of reach, 37-16.
The Knights’ next home game is Friday, when Union hosts the Waterloo Columbus Sailors in the first half of a girls/boys doubleheader. The girls’ game is set to tip at 6:15 PM, followed by the boys at approximately 7:45 PM.