City of Princeton Pays Tribute to Gold Medalist Jackie Young With New Signs

The City of Princeton is honoring Olympic gold medalist Jackie Young in a new way.

Posted: Oct 12, 2021 12:37 PM
Updated: Oct 12, 2021 1:00 PM

The City of Princeton, Indiana, is paying tribute to its hometown hero.

City officials said Tuesday that new signs were being set up to recognize and honor Princeton native and Olympic gold medalist Jackie Young.

Princeton Mayor Greg Wright and Street Superintendent Clint Smith were seen installing the new signage in photos shared on the City's Facebook page.

The new signs read "Home of 2020 Olympic Gold Medalist Jackie Young."

"The signs are finally here!! Mayor Greg Wright and Street Superintendent Clint Smith are installing them today," the City said Tuesday.
"Now when people come to town, they will know how proud Princeton is of our hometown hero, local legend and champion, Jackie Young!!"

Young won a gold medal as part of Team USA in the Women's 3X3 Basketball back in July.

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