The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search
News

SOL test scores: Mixed bag

Halifax makes the grade half of the time with passing rates, but dropoffs outnumber gains

Judge nixes lawsuit by motorsports instructor

Case dismissed after Wilborn contested firing

Jobless rate rises to 8.8 percent in July

Halifax County’s unemployment rate jumped from 8.3 percent in June to 8.8 percent in July. Over 900 people left the labor force, which numbered 15,974 in June, but fell to…

Sports

Comets fall in opener to Jefferson Forest

A quick, athletic Jefferson Forest squad proved too potent offensively for the Halifax County High School varsity football squad Friday night, speeding past the Comets, 50-30, in South Boston.

Community


Opinion


A&E

Sports

Park View netters prepare for district, conference play

SoVaNow.com / October 30, 2013


The Park View varsity volleyball team took on Southampton High on Tuesday and lost the matchup in a four-game contest. Southampton also defeated the Lady Dragons earlier in the season.

PV won game one 25-12, but Southampton went on to win the next three games.

Dare Wright had 15 kills and four blocks in the match. Haley King added 11 kills and Brooke Mason had 23 assists in the match.

The varsity team traveled to Appomattox Regional Governor’s School on Thursday and won the match in five very competitive games.

PV won game one, 26-24. ARGS went on to win games two and three, 21-25 and 18-25, respectively.

PV came back and took games four and five at 25-13 and 15-6 for the match win.

Play on the week has the ladies at 12-3 in the district and 16-5 overall.



JV netters beat Southampton in two

The PV junior ladies defeated Southampton in their match. These games were also close but PV prevailed 25-23 and 25-20.

Kirsten Bailey recorded 12 assists in the match. Madison Cliborne and Jordan Upton had six kills each.

Scores and Stats:
JV vs. Southampton (W)
25-23
25-20
Madison Cliborne and Jordan Upton - 6 kills
Brooke Tanner 4 kills - 2 blocks
Whitney Bryant, Taylor Walker, Alexis Finch - 2 kills each
Kirsten Bailey -12 assist
Varsity vs. Southampton (L)
25-12
21-25
25-27
19-25
Dare Wright 15 kills; 4 blocks
Odicci Alexander and Haley King - 11 kills each
Haley King - 3 blocks
Brooke Mason 3 kills and 23-assist
Varsity vs. ARGS
26-24
21-25
18-25
25 -13
15-6
Haley King - 16 kills
Odicci Alexander - 12 kills
Dare Wright 6 kills and 7 blocks
Chelsey Tanner - 4 kills
Brooke Mason 5 kills and 25-assist
JV Record
District 8-1
Overall 13-2
Varsity Record
District 12-3
Overall 16-5





Sports Coverage

See complete sports coverage for Halifax and Mecklenburg counties.