George R. Taibi
Football, Track & Field
Class of 1953
George R. Taibi is a former member of both Follansbee (W. Va.) High School's and Bethany's football and track teams. As a member of the Bison track team, Taibi ran the 100, 200, 440, and relay events and won several second and third-place medals in AAU, West Virginia Conference, and Tri-State meets.
After graduating from Bethany in 1953, Taibi taught and coached football and basketball at Follansbee St. Anthony School before taking on a position in guidance and counseling at Jefferson Union High School in Richmond, Ohio.