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Clay, Howerton top field

Woody Clay and John Howerton could only cast a wary eye behind them in Sunday’s closing round of the Halifax Country Club Two-Man Tournament.

Lady Lions capture invitational tourney

An eight-run surge in the fifth inning provided some cushion, and the Halifax County Middle School softball team captured the HCMS Invitational Tournament with a 10-1 win over Staunton River Middle School.

Four join elite roster

The Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame added four stellar athletes to its roster Saturday night, with Jerry Brooks, Ronnie Chappell, Joseph Johnson and Dale Ramey getting the call.

HCC two-man golf tourney this weekend

The first golf tournament of the spring comes up this weekend, with Halifax Country Club hosting its annual two-man invitational tournament.

HCC two-ball tourney dedicated to Houghton


This weekend, Halifax Country Club will host its annual two-man invitational tournament, featuring 36 holes of play by approximately 80 of the best players in the area.

Moody, Cline top runners

Saturday’s race winners for the Comet 5K Run/Walk included a veteran runner and somewhat of a novice, with Bluestone High School cross country team competitor Aaron Moody and first-time 5K participant Shawnie Cline coming home with wins.

Comet 5K set Saturday at HCHS

The Halifax County High School Athletic Department will hold its annual spring Comet 5K/1-Mile Fun Run Saturday morning at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium on the high school campus.

Sports Hall Of Fame Museum now open

The “open” flag is out at the Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame Museum.

Ramage named Jones Cup USA-Overtake assistant woman’s coach

Former Halifax County High School head varsity boys basketball coach Lynn Ramage has been hired by the Jones Cup USA-Overtake National Team committee as its new assistant woman’s basketball coach under Will De la Cruz. 

YMCA team finishes second in championship meet

The YMCA of South Boston/Halifax County Sea Serpent swim team placed second in last weekend’s PYSA Swimming Championships in Salem.

County native wins Pioneer Athletics award for field maintenance

CLEVELAND, OHIO — Averett University Director of Grounds Jason Ferrell was recently recognized by Pioneer Athletics for his field maintenance.