homepage logo

Star News Sports Briefs

By Staff | May 15, 2019

Hunter Education Courses

Area hunter education courses have been announced. The locations and dates and times are as follows:

Monroe County, Ohio:

Sept. 28 and 29. Times are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Saturday date, and 1-5 p.m. on the Sunday date. The class will be held at Broken Timber Outdoor Education Center, located at the Hannibal Industrial Park. Call 1-800 Wildlife to register. Class limit is 25.

Tyler County, W.Va.:

Aug. 10 and 11. Times are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Saturday date and 1-5 p.m. on the Sunday date. Classes held at Alma Fire Hall in Alma. Class limit is 40. Register online at register-ed.com

Wetzel County, W.Va.:

Oct. 26 and Oct. 27. Times are 8 a.m. to

5 p.m. on the Saturday date and 1-5 p.m. on the Sunday date. Classes

held at the Wetzel County 4-H Camp. To register, https://register-ed.

com/Pre-registration is required for each of the classes listed. Contact Mike Rokles for Wetzel and Monroe counties, 304-398-4240. Contact Bob Leasure for Tyler County classes, 304-758-4374.

Travel Basketball Club

West Virginia Reign Elite travel basketball club is currently looking for rising 10th, 11th, and unsigned senior boys who are looking to play in covered media events and NCAA Certified Live Period coaches events. Come join West Virginia’s leading program for college basketball signings. For info contact Coach Ronnie Nuzum 304-657-0954 or on the Reign Elite social media platforms on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook

25-Year Reunion of 1994 OVAC All-Star Football GameThe OVAC is seeking players, coaches, support staff and cheerleaders from the 1994 Rudy Mumley All-Star Football Classic. Please contact Reunion Coordinator Chuck Taskalines. Call or text 304-639-6318, email marshallcoump@yahoo.com

TCHS Boys’ Basketball Vs. TC Alumni Basketball

On May 10, 7 p.m., the Tyler Consolidated High School Boys Basketball team, headed by Coach Steven Nutter, will face-off against the TC Alumni Basketball Team, headed by Coach Rick Leach. Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for students. Event includes a 50/50 raffle. Proceeds benefit the TCHS TSA trip to Nationals.

Wood County ShootoutThe Wood County Shootout will be held May 3-5 in Parkersburg, W.Va. This basketball tournament is being hosted by the Parkersburg Big Red and Parkersburg South Patriot boys basketball teams. The tournament is for boys and girls teams with the following grade divisions: third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth, junior varsity, and varsity.Each team will play a minimum of four games with format involving pool play and an elimination tournament. Cost is $250 per team with multi-team discounts offered for three or more registrations. To register, contact Bill Camp at 304-483-8922 or contact by email at hokiefromwv@yahoo.com. Registration available online at www.pshsbasketball.com

Boys and Girls Basketball Tournament Nearing

Parkersburg and Parkersburg South High Schools will host the 1st Annual Battle in the Burg basketball tournament May 31-June 2 in Parkersburg, WV. The tournament is for boys (2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, JV, Varsity) and girls (4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, JV, Varsity) teams, with a 3 game guarantee.

Format will be pool play and Sunday elimination tournament. Cost is $225 and entries are due Monday, May 27. Games will be played at Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg South High School, and the Elite Sports Center. For more information, contact Troy Nelson (304-615-4733, ballerdad3@gmail.com), Phil Wilson (304-991-2208) or Bill Camp (304-483-8922, hokiefromwv@yahoo.com).