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Dixie Softball District 7 tournament starts todayDixie Softball District 7 tournament starts today

Halifax-South Boston Dixie Softball is hosting the Dixie Softball District 7 Tournament, starting today at the Bethune Complex in Halifax, with three area teams defending their titles.

The defending District 7 champion Halifax National Ponytails all-stars play Charlotte County today at 6 p.m., and the Halifax American Ponytails all-stars play Brookneal at 8 p.m.


The Halifax American-Brookneal winner plays Motley Saturday at 4:30 p.m., while the Halifax National-Charlotte County winner gets a bye to Sunday.

In the Darlings district tournament, defending district champion Halifax American plays Halifax National at 6 p.m., followed by an 8 p.m. game between Charlotte County and Brookneal.

The Halifax American-Halifax National winner gets a bye to Sunday, while the loser plays Saturday at 4:30 p.m. against the loser of the Charlotte County-Brookneal game.

The Angels and Belles tournaments get under way Saturday, with the Halifax National Angels all-stars facing Brookneal at 4:30 p.m. and defending district champion Halifax American Angels all-stars playing Charlotte County at 6:30 p.m.

The Halifax American-Charlotte County winner plays the winner of the Motley-Altavista game Sunday at 4 p.m., while the Halifax National-Brookneal winner and loser both get a bye into Monday.

The Halifax Belles all-stars play Charlotte County Saturday at 2 p.m. to open play in the District 7 Tournament, and the same two teams play again Sunday at 6 p.m.

A third game, if necessary, to determine the Belles’ district champion will be played at 8 p.m. Monday.

Halifax American, Halifax National, Charlotte County, Motley, Altavista and Brookneal are competing for the district title in the Angels district tournament.

Halifax National, Halifax American, Charlotte County, Brookneal and Motley each have a team in both the Darlings and Ponytails district tournament, while Halifax American and Charlotte County will compete for the District 7 title in the Belles Division.