The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


February 25, 2013

Sports briefs — Monday, Feb. 25, 2013

The annual Clay County High School 3 on 3 basketball tournament fund raiser will be held on March 16 at the high school. It will be hosted this year by the sophomore class.

Teams must have at least three and no more than six players.

Deadline to enter is March 8.

Cost of pre-pay will be $10 per player. Cost the day of the tourney will be $15 per player.

For more information, contact Clay County High School or Amy Nichols at 304-632-0220.


The John Marshall girls basketball program and the WV Lady Rebels will once again host the B&B Classic Middle School Girls Basketball Tournament on March 15-17 at the John Marshall High School gyms in Glen Dale. Entry fee is $150, with a three-game guarantee. There will be three age divisions: 6th grade, 7th grade and 8th grade.

All teams (school, all-star, travel, club, AAU, etc.) are welcome.

For more information, e-mail:; or call 304-281-5100.

Entry deadline is March 5. Early registration is encouraged.


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 spring sports can also be submitted.

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 Steve Keenan at 304-469-3375.


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.  


Text Only