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HCHS Varsity spikers drop Bluestone in three games

Comets’ varsity volleyball hitter Melyse Brown (1) slams the ball down for one of her four kills during her team’s win over Bluestone on Tuesday.  (G-V Photo/Joe Chandler)


The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team needed the minimum of three games to dispatch Bluestone at home Tuesday, but in progressively more difficult fashion 25-12, 25-21, 30-28.


HCHS Comets looking for second win

Photo Courtesy Ed Fraser
Halifax County High School’s Dakota Delaware (12) wrapped up Person (N.C.) High School runner Corey Torain (3) with teammate Tywaun Boyd (19) coming up to help complete the stop on this play during the first quarter of last Friday night’s game in Roxboro, N.C.

HCHS Faces Heritage High School here tonight at 7 p.m.

After having won its first game of the season last week, the Halifax County High School varsity football team is looking to put another mark in the win column.


Lions golfers fall to Park View; Edge Ben Franklin MS

Halifax County Middle School cannot win the regular-season Southside Middle School Conference regular-season golf title, but the door of opportunity remains open for the Lions to win conference championship tournament.

Comets linksters retain second place in WVD standings

(Photo Courtesy Steve Marsh/Franklin News-Post)
Halifax County High School golfer T.J. Daniels watched the flight of his ball as he completed a shot during Monday’s Western Valley District tournament at Willow Creek Country Club in Rocky Mount.


Halifax County High School had a good outing, finishing in a tie for second place in Monday’s fourth-round Western Valley District regular-season golf tournament at Willow Creek Country Club in Rocky Mount.


Pilgrim wins SCCA World Challenge Race; Pobst takes GT series title

SCCA Pro Racing World Challenge Series GT champion Randy Pobst (left) and race winner Andy Pilgrim (right) compared notes prior to heading for Victory Lane following yesterday’s race at VIRginia International Raceway.


ALTON……Teammates Randy Pobst and Andy Pilgrim made it a big weekend for their K-Pax Racing Team, splitting wins in the pair of SCCA Pro Racing World Challenge Series here at VIRginia International Raceway.

Comets Varsity spikers repeat Staunton Invitational tourney win Saturday

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team won its second straight Staunton River Invitational Volleyball Tournament on Saturday.  Team members, front row, from left, are Jameshia Smith, Jamilia Smith, Jill Trickey, Melyse Brown and Alex O’Neil.  Second row, from left, are Sydney Puryear, Jordan Miller, Kendall Lloyd, Kelsy Williams, Kate Bane and Kelsey White.  Back row, from left, are assistant coaches Jessica Martin and Lori Reeves, Meg Bane, Amber Oakes, Autumn McFadden, Abby Woltz and head coach Steve Mattox.


The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team took home the championship of the Staunton River Invitational Volleyball Tournament for the second year in a row with wins over Staunton River and Altavista on Saturday.

HCHS Comets land first win

Injured Halifax County High School running back Dominic Henderson had to watch from the sidelines while the Comets played their first two games of the season.

Comets snare first win of season

ROXBORO, N.C. — Only one time in the past six years had Halifax County High School defeated Person (N.C.) High School in the annual border clash.

Comets set to battle Person High Friday night

The renewal of a long-time border clash comes tonight when Halifax County High School hits the road to face border rival Person High School in Roxboro, N.C.

‘Ifs’ haunting Blue Comets

The word “if” is a big one when it comes to sports.

Turnovers kill Comets’ effort against North Stafford

Turnovers can kill the effort of the best of football teams. So it was for Halifax County High School Friday night.