July 13, 2011: The West Virginia Hoop Group Jam Fest will take place July 14-16, 2011 in Morgantown and the surrounding area. For anyone scheduled to play at Fairmont State University (the majority of the 16U games and the 15U games), Shinnston is located just 10 miles south of Fairmont State University on US Rte. 19 (Locust Ave. in Fairmont). The Gillum House Bed & Breakfast is located in downtown Shinnston just one block west of US Rte. 19 – approximately 15 minute direct drive. (Things I learned last year – For this event only – room includes ONE washer& dryer load of your athelete’s uniform. There IS also a laundromat in Shinnston nearby.) A full breakfast is served any time between 4 A.M. and 10 A.M. for your convenience. Shinnston is 45 minutes “door-to-door” from Morgantown via I-79. Reservations can be made via phone 888-592-0177 or online.