The host Western Reserve Academy girls basketball team made a smashing 2017-18 debut.

The host Pioneers earned a 48-40 victory over Lake Center Christian Wednesday.

Reserve trailed most of the way and was down 33-31 after three quarters.

Senior captain Jade DuVal led Reserve (1-0) with 19 points and 15 rebounds and sophomore Megan Hovan added 16 points and 11 rebounds.