OVP Sports Briefs

GAHS Basketball 31 Bingo

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Gallia Academy boys basketball program will be sponsoring a 31 Bingo on Friday, Nov. 4, at Gallia Academy Middle School at 340 Fourth Avenue.

Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the games will begin at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $20 for 20 games.

Tickets will be on sale at the door for special games.

A drawing will be held for all pre-sale tickets.

Door prizes will also be drawn.

Tickets can be purchased from any 9-12 grade basketball player or coach.

All proceeds benefit GAHS Boys basketball program.

For more information, contact GAHS coach Gary Harrison at 740-645-5816 or Brett Bostic at 740-339-2683.

GAHS-PPHS Alumni Football Game

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Gallia Academy Athletic Boosters — in cooperation with the Point Pleasant Alumni Association — are organizing an alumni football game between the two schools as a fundraiser to be held on Saturday, Oct. 29, at Memorial Field.

The inaugural event will be open to all graduates of Gallia Academy High School and Point Pleasant High School, with former band members and former cheerleaders encouraged to also participate in the event.

Both alumni groups have already started practices and rosters for the upcoming contest, which will officially kickoff at 7:30 p.m.

Pre-sale tickets will be available at all Ohio Valley Bank locations, which include the main office, Point Pleasant office, Jackson Pike office, Rio Grande office, Wal-Mart office and Holzer office. Tickets are also being sold at Village Pizza in Point Pleasant.

All pre-sale tickets go on sale starting Wednesday, Oct. 5, at those previously mentioned locations.

For more information, contact Sarah at 740-339-9485.