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X-Play Ponytails, American Darlings ready for World Series action

Two South Boston-Halifax County Dixie Softball all-star teams begin their quest for a World Series title Saturday, with both series being played at sites in South Carolina.

The Halifax National Ponytails X-Play all-stars play South Carolina at 1 p.m. in the Dixie Ponytails X-Play World Series in Hartsville, S.C.

A win in its opener has Halifax National playing the North Carolina-Tennessee winner at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, while a loss has them playing later that same day at 6 p.m.

Another South Boston-
Halifax County Dixie Softball all-star team, the Halifax American Darlings all-stars, travels to Georgetown County, S.C. for the Dixie Darlings World Series.

Halifax American opens World Series play Saturday at 11:30 a.m. against Mississippi.

A win in its opener has Halifax American playing the Alabama-North Carolina winner Sunday at 1 p.m., while a loss has them playing at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Both the Halifax National X-Play Ponytails all-stars and Halifax American Darlings all-stars swept through their respective Virginia state tournaments with unbeaten records.