The Week 1 competition for the Ohio National Guard JJHuddle Ohio HS Girls Basketball Team and Player Of the Week is over. And it was a good one. Over 78,000 votes were cast and this week’s winners are…
ONG JJH Ohio Girls BKB Player of the Week
Week 1 Winner: Rion Thompson, Lima Senior
Scored 42 points in a 81-56 win over Celina.
Week 1 Runner-Up: Alexus Rockwell, Dayton Belmont
Scored 18 points in a 90-25 loss to Miamisburg to surpass 1,000 career points.
Week 1: Rion Thompson, Lima Senior
ONG JJH Ohio Girls BKB Team of the Week
Week 1 Winner: Fort Recovery
The Indians opened the season with four wins in eight days. A D-IV school, FR beat three D-II teams (St. Marys, Greenville and Wapakoneta) and a D-IV team (Delphos Jefferson) by 90-plus combined points.
Week 1 Runner-Up: Bucyrus
The Redmen outscored Marion Harding and Norwalk 141-68 en route to winning their own Tip-Off Classic tournament for the first time in six years. Ahead just 10-9 after the first quarter in the championship game against Norwalk, Bucyrus outscored the truckers 22-4 in the second quarter.
Week 1: Fort Recovery
*Each Winner will receive a personalized banner from the Ohio National Guard & JJHuddle.