Larry Jones Signs with Wittenberg University


Purcell Marian’s Larry Jones to Play Football for Wittenberg

CINCINNATI, OH – Purcell Marian senior Larry Jones has been accepted to Wittenberg University, an NCAA Division III institution, to participate in football for the 2017-18 academic year.

Larry Jones is a 3-year starter for the Cavaliers at linebacker, and led the Co-Ed GCL in total tackles for the second year in a row.  He earned First Team GCL Central as a linebacker for a second year in a row, and was the league’s Co-Defensive Player of the Year. He also received First Team Southwest All-District honors and Second Team All-State. Larry plans to study athletic training at Wittenberg.

Purcell Marian High School is a Catholic, co-ed secondary school rooted in the traditions of the Marianists and the Sisters of Charity, and operated under the auspices of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Located along the Education Corridor in Cincinnati, Purcell Marian is just minutes from both Xavier University and the University of Cincinnati, and partners with both Xavier and Mount St. Joseph University. For more information about Purcell Marian, visit the school website at or call the Admissions Office at 513/487-3133.

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