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Jayvees pound Franklin

The jayvee softball team improved 5-0 overall and 1-0 in the Western Valley district with a 15-0 win over Franklin County Tuesday. The Comet girls scored once in the first, but then steadily broke it open.

Lady Comets fourth in Heritage Invitational tennis tournament

The Halifax Comets girl’s tennis team traveled to Lynchburg on April 3 and 4 to participate in the Heritage Invitational tournament. The Comets placed fourth place in the tournament with their young team. Highlights of the weekend for the Comets were Carlene Link who won finished first in the number three position and Jessica Palmer who finished second at the number one spot.

Comets beat FC in tennis

Franklin County has emerged as a major rival for the HCHS sports’ programs, so it’s always significant when the Comets get a win against the Eagles. The Comets boys’ tennis team edged Franklin County, 5-4, in Western Valley district action Tuesday.

Comets improve to 2-0 in WVD

Comet second baseman Bill Wooding attempts to pick off a runner at second during Thursday’s Western Valley District matchup with E.C. Glass. Wooding also homered to help the Comets to the 6-4 win. (David Conner II photo)
The HCHS varsity baseball team improved to 2-0 in the Western Valley district, and 6-0 overall, after a workmanlike 6-4 win over E.C. Glass Thursday. Halifax is out to one of the best starts ever in the Kelvin Davis era, although a significant indication of just how good these Comets are arrives on the schedule this Thursday. HCHS hosts Franklin County, expected to be a contender for the district regular season crown, at the Comet field.

Comets sweep Bassett in non-district doubleheader

Halifax County did many of the little things right in a varsity baseball sweep over Bassett Wednesday night. The Comets remained unbeaten after five games, picking up wins of 5-2 and 4-1 in chilly conditions.

Lady Comets fall to Glass in soccer

The HCHS’ varsity girls soccer team fell to E.C. Glass, 9-0, in district action Friday night. The Comet girls dropped to 5-1 overall and 1-1 in the Western Valley district.

Girls track place second

The HCHS varsity girls’ outdoor track team took second place Saturday in the prestigious Vince Bradford Relays in the Hill City. E.C. Glass won the girls’ event Saturday with 82 points, while the Comets were second with 57 points. 17 girls’ teams competed in the Hill City.

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