Paul Chicone of Washington, along
with his brother Joseph, will be inducted for his career as a basketball
player at Washington High school and later in independent ranks.
Paul Chicone, after starting in the Washington Church League, where he
was a member of a championship team, played basketball for Wash High in
1932, 1933 and 1934, with the team winning a section title in his senior
From 1935 through 1942, he played for Jefferson Avenue Methodist in the
Church League and was one of the league's highest scorers. He also
played for Hazel No. 1 in the Industrial League and for Washington YMCA
in two national tournaments in Reading and Jamestown, N.Y.
Chicone coached the district champion Washington American Legion team
from 1946 through 1948.