The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

February 27, 2013

Sports briefs

— North American Youth Sports still has several remaining openings in its annual spring youth basketball tournament at George Washington High School on March 22-24.

This tournament will feature 10 different brackets. They include 5th-6th grade boys; 5th-6th grade girls; 7th grade boys; 7th grade girls; 8th grade boys; 8th grade girls; 9th-10th grade boys; 9th-10th grade girls; 11th-12th grade boys; and 11th-12th grade girls. All grades are based on the grade in which a student is currently enrolled.

The entry fee is $110 and guarantees each team a minimum of two games. There will be awards presented in each bracket.

The entry deadline is March 1.

NAYS also has openings for an event in Ripley on April 5-7.

For additional information or an entry form, call the toll-free NAYS spring tournament hotline at 866-352-5915, tournament director Rick Greene at 304-741-1566 or go to the NAYS website at


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.

When they are available, spring sports schedules and rosters can 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.