The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

November 26, 2012

Sports briefs

— The Joe Aiello Memorial Basketball League will hold final sign-ups from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Dec. 1 at the Collins Middle School gym.

The league is open to any child who was age 6 as of Aug. 1, 2012 through high school, no matter the town or county in which they reside.

Please bring your birth certificate if you haven’t previously participated in Joe Aiello.

Registration fee is $30 for first child and $15 for each additional child.


Banquet tickets for the 100th celebration dinner in conjunction with the boys state high school basketball tournament in March are now on sale. The banquet will be held on March 12, 2013.

Individual tickets are priced at $35 while a reserve table for 10 will cost $400. The goal of the banquet is to create a reunion for teams and individuals that have competed in previous state tournaments.

Everyone purchasing tickets will receive a complimentary pictorial book highlighting the last 100 years of boys basketball.

For information and ordering of banquet tickets, go to the WVSSAC website at and click on the 100th Celebration link.  


Coaches at the college, high school, junior varsity, junior high and recreational league (adult or youth) levels are urged to submit game results and updated statistics to The Fayette Tribune.

When turning in scores or statistics, coaches/statisticians are reminded to provide at least last names of participants; information will not be accepted with only the first name.

Schedules and rosters for winter sports can be submitted when available.

Information can be sent a variety of ways: via e-mail to; by U.S. mail at The Fayette Tribune, P.O. Box 139, Oak Hill, WV 25901; by fax at 304-469-4105; or in person at the office at 417 W. Main Street in Oak Hill.

Anyone with questions can call 304-469-3373.