The Oak Hill High School wrestling team traveled to the Fairmont Senior Field House in Fairmont recently to participate in the Winners Choice Tournament.

Below is a list of updated Fayette County high school basketball statistics compiled from box scores or statistics sheets available to The Fayette Tribune through Jan. 13 (records are through Jan. 15). Coaches or statisticians with changes or additions can contact Steve Keenan at fayettespor…

The Midland Trail girls overcame a stiff challenge from visiting Charleston Catholic to post a 50-44 decision Monday in high school basketball action.

Below are upcoming basketball games and wrestling matches in the local area (taken from available schedules on www.wvssac.org; changes can be sent to fayettesports@gmail.com):

OAK HILL — Seeking to rebound from a loss to Bluefield and even its record at 2-2, Oak Hill came up just short on Dec. 30 at the Lilly Center.

SMITHERS — One had a much easier test than the other, but both George Washington Middle School teams captured championships Saturday, Dec. 28 in the Valley Holiday Invitational Tournament.

The Fayetteville Pirate girls notched a 33-22 triumph over the visiting Valley Greyhounds in middle school basketball action on Thursday, Dec. 19.

Below are upcoming basketball games and wrestling matches in the local area (taken from available schedules on www.wvssac.org; changes and additions can be sent to fayettesports@gmail.com):

Preliminary data collected from the electronic game checking system indicates that deer hunters in West Virginia harvested 36,796 antlered deer during the two-week buck firearms season, which ran from Nov. 25 through Dec. 7.

Four wrestlers posted unbeaten records as the Oak Hill High School wrestling team opened its 2019-20 season by traveling to Liberty-Raleigh High on Saturday, Dec. 7 compete in the Raider Rumble against 12 other teams.

OAK HILL — Oak Hill controlled the game from the outset to log a 52-33 conquest of Montcalm as the girls high school basketball season commenced on Tuesday.

Following are some of the upcoming sporting events in the local area (as taken from available schedules on www.wvssac.org):

The West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission last Thursday released new athletic classifications based on school enrollment figures, and Oak Hill High is one of the schools on the move.

MONTGOMERY — The West Virginia Fellowship of Christian Athletes will present the FCA WV Hoops Classic Dec. 13-14 at the Upper Kanawha Valley YMCA.

MOUNT HOPE — With another winter season imminent, the players in the Mount Hope Youth Basketball League were drilled in some of the basics by WVU Tech basketball players this week.

Class A No. 8 East Hardy took advantage of a Midland Trail fumble to get the go-ahead score in a 12-7 first-round playoff victory over the No. 9 Patriots on Nov. 16.

The Midland Trail High School cheerleading squad captured its second straight Class A Region 3 championship Saturday at the South Charleston Community Center. The victory earned the Patriots a ticket to state competition, which will be held Dec. 14 at Marshall University.

Class A No. 8 Midland Trail (6-3) looks to stay in the upper half of the playoff bracket when the final games of the 2019 football regular season are played Friday.

CHARMCO — A steady diet of Greenbrier West’s Noah Brown and Cole McClung gave Class A co-No. 5 Midland Trail a lot of heartburn Friday in its battle with the co-No. 5 Cavaliers.

Riverside High School senior Trevor Carson finished strong Saturday to garner a sixth-place finish in the Class AAA boys portion of the WVSSAC State Cross Country Championships at Cabell Midland High School.

The Oak Hill High girls and boys soccer squads both captured Class AA/A Region 3, Section 2 soccer championships Saturday at the Carter Family Foundation Field in Beckley.

Oak Hill Middle placed three runners in the top 10 and all five of its scoring runners in the top 14 to claim the Coalfield Conference girls team cross-country championship trophy recently.

MOUNT HOPE — The Mount Hope Youth Football League returned the favor to some of its heroes last week.

In middle school football action, Fayetteville led 8-6 at halftime before claiming a 28-12 victory over Valley last Thursday to hike its record to 5-0.

MORGANTOWN — The world’s largest off-road motorcycle and ATV racing series will converge on the Summit Bechtel Reserve Oct. 12-13 for the inaugural Yamaha Racing Mountaineer GNCC. The event will serve as the penultimate round of the 2019 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series pres…

MEADOW BRIDGE — Conventional wisdom will more often than not tell you that committing six turnovers while playing on the road won’t land a team in the win column.