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By Staff | Jan 16, 2013

The Magnolia boys’ basketball game between with the Cameron Dragons, scheduled for tonight in Cameron, has been changed to Magnolia High School.

The junior varsity game is set for 6 p.m., with the varsity tipoff scheduled 20 minutes after the conclusion of the JV contest.

In addition, the Blue Eagles will host Parkersburg in a boys’ contest on Feb. 21 with the junior varsity game set for 6 p.m.


The Blue Eagles will sponsor a spaghetti dinner on Monday, Jan. 21, at Quinet’s Court Restaurant from 4-6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased from any basketball player or by calling Eva Rogalski at 304-771-1524 or Becky Winters at 304-771-4331.

Tickets also can be purchased at the door and takeout orders are available.


The Bellaire Sports Foundation, along with Buffalo Wild Wings and Burger King, will hold a 5/6 grade (combined) boys’ basketball tournament Feb. 21-24. The entry fee will be $75 with a guarantee of three games.

Awards for first and second place teams and for individuals will be awarded. Please contact Bruce Young at 304-280-2154.


The Ohio University Fighting Scots will be having a baseball pitching camp at the Ohio University Campus in Parkersburg, Jan. 18 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for students in grades first through fifth and sixth through twelfth. A hitting and fielding day camp is scheduled on Jan. 19 for grades first through fifth from 9-11 a.m. and for grades sixth through twelfth from noon to 4 p.m. at the OVU South Campus/Garman Hall.

The registration fee is $30 for one session; $40 for grades first through fifth for both sessions; and $50 for grades sixth through twelfth for both sessions. Tyler Engle, a four-year starter for Ohio State University, and Charlie Burnert from Florida Nova Southeastern will be the instructors.

For further information or to register contact Ohio University Head Coach Bob Crawford at 304-525-7704 or by email, bob.crawford@ovu.edu.


The Paden City Grasshopper Basketball League’s ninth annual Hannah Croasmun Memorial Tournament will be held Jan 28-Feb. 10.

Jan. 28-Feb. 3 will be for girls in grades four through six, while boys in grades four through six is set for Feb. 4-10. There is a $65 entry fee for this tournament with a three-game guarantee. There also is a six-team limit per grade level. Entry deadline for this second tournament is Jan. 24. For more information, contact Josh Fulks at 304-337-4058.