HCHS varsity softball edges Battlefield, advances to regional semifinals

The Halifax County High School girls slipped past a gritty Battlefield squad, 1-0, on a warm Memorial Day afternoon at the Comet softball field.

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Softball begins regional play

Halifax County High School softball starts the regional postseason tournament today with an elimination game at 3 p.m. against Battlefield. The game will be held at the Comet softball field.

Four Comets earn All-WVD baseball first team honors

Four Comet baseball players earned all-Western Valley District first team honors.

Jones picks up first win of season in Sportsman division

Mike Jones turned in a strong effort in the final race of a crowded NASCAR short track program at South Boston Speedway Saturday night.

Pulliam’s hot streak continues with eighth victory at SBS

Lee Pulliam is certainly doing all he can to create an opportunity for a repeat NASCAR Whelen All-American national title run.

Comet tennis camp June 10-13

There will be a tennis camp for youth ages 6-13 at the Halifax County High School tennis courts June 10-13 from 8 a.m.-noon each day. Instructors will be the HCHS boys tennis coach and players from both the boys and girls tennis teams. Campers will need to bring a water bottle, snacks for break, tennis racquet and wear athletic clothing […]

Postseason baseball coming to South Boston this summer

Postseason baseball is coming to South Boston this summer.

Comet track posts significant performances

The Halifax County High School boys and girls outdoor track teams had several noteworthy performances at the Northwest Regional track meet last week in Charlottesville. Devan Richardson finished fifth in the boys’ 100 meter dash in 11.21 seconds. The HCHS girls 4×100 meter relay took fifth in 29.95. The HCHS boys 4×100 relay was fourth in 43.66. Halifax finished 23rd […]

Halifax Soccer Club tryouts May 28,  June 4

The Halifax Soccer Club will be holding tryouts and registration for the fall season on Tuesday and again June 4 from 6-7 p.m. for boys and girls ages four-18. Tryouts will be for the Travel, Rec and Academy programs. There is a $5 fee for trying out, which will be applied towards registration. Those trying out will need cleats and […]