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Monroe outlasts Taylor in OT in D-II sectional, celebrates first tourney triumph since 2005

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Monroe High School guard Jack Taylor (5) and his teammates celebrate after beating Taylor 50-49 in overtime in a Division II sectional boys basketball game at Princeton on Feb. 20, 2021. E.L. HUBBARD/CONTRIBUTOR

SHARONVILLE — Monroe High School boys basketball coach Aaron Horne pumped both fists and let out a howl as the final horn sounded Saturday afternoon at Princeton.

Jack Taylor had just made a free throw with 1.7 seconds left in overtime, lifting the Hornets to a 50-49 Division II sectional win over




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