• Thu. Jun 1st, 2023

By Michael Mitchell

The Cincinnati Herald

The Princeton Vikings are shown in group photo with Hamilton County Commissioners Stephanie Summerow Dumas, Alicia Reece, Commission President, and Denise Driehaus, and others. At far right in back row is Princeton School District Superintendent Tom Burton, with the team coach DeeDee Davis in front of Burton. Photo by Michael Mitchell

Hamilton Commissioners honored two of Ohio’s best on March 16 at the Todd Portune Building in downtown Cincinnati. The Purcell Marian Girls Basketball Team and the Princeton Vikings Girls Basketball Team both brought home state titles.

The Princeton Vikings won OHSAA Division 1 game against Olmsted Falls 69-51 and the Purcell Marian Cavaliers won their OHSAA Division II game against Badin Rams, 64-54, led by Ms. Ohio Basketball, Sophomore Darriana (Dee) Alexander with 20 points and 10 rebounds.

Heaven Sneed pose for a picture with Bishop Bobby Hilton, Aide to Commissioner Stephanie Summer Dumas. Photo by Michael Mitchell

Purcell Marian’s coach Jamar Mosley and Dee Davis and honored with their own day in Hamilton County, March 16th for Mosley, and March 19th for Davis.