NAME: Orlando Williams
SCHOOL: Princeton High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2009
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'5"-185 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Lincoln Heights
PARENTS: Orlando & Dianna
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My family"
FUTURE GOAL: "NBA or become a doctor"
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Princeton was rated #1 in Ohio in most pre-season polls, and the stellar play of Orlando Williams is one of the reasons. A 6'5" guard, Orlando averaged 13 points a game last season for the 18-6 sectional and district champs, and has put up impressive numbers this season: 27 vs. Lakota West, 26 vs. St. Thomas Aquinas FL and 24 vs. Loveland. He has earned numerous honors, including 1st team all-GMC, 1st team all-city, 2nd team SWO district and special mention all-Ohio. "Orlando's exemplary work ethic is evident in both academics and athletics," says his Princeton basketball coach Josh Andrews. Active in community service, Orlando during the summer plays for the Ohio Basketball Club. His favorite athlete is Tracy McGrady, favorite movie is Love & Basketball, favorite book is Tears of a Tiger and most-like-to-meet are Tracy McGrady and Rihanna. Orlando will play next year at Miami University in Oxford.
COACH’S QUOTE –"Orlando consistently brings a positive team attitude, gives great competitive team effort and displays outstanding sportsmanship." – Josh Andrews, Basketball Coach
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