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Post 8 bombs in opener; rebounds to split with Martinsville

It was fortunate that the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team could play two games against Martinsville Post 42 Friday night.

Halifax American wins district tournament

Lynia Reed slugged a home run, her team’s seventh in four games, and the Halifax American Darlings all-stars slugged their way to a Dixie Softball District 7 championship Tuesday night with a 22-1 win over Brookneal.

Scottsburg completes undefeated title run

Scottsburg finished an undefeated run through the district tournament in Clarksville winning the district championship on Tuesday with a 21-6 win over South Boston National.

Halifax National wins Angels title

A seven-run third inning propelled Halifax National to an 8-3 win over Halifax American and the Dixie Softball District 7 Angels X-Play championship Monday night at Mary Bethune Complex in Halifax.

American Belles drops out

The Halifax American Belles all-stars and Charlotte County were tied 2-2 after three innings, but Charlotte County scored five runs in the fourth inning on the way to a 9-2 win on Monday, eliminating Halifax American from the Dixie Softball District 7 Tournament.

American Darlings one win from title

The Halifax American Darlings all-stars are one win away from the Dixie Softball District 7 championship after a 22-1 win over Halifax National on Sunday.

Scottsburg on verge of title

The Scottsburg machine pitch all-stars are on the verge of the DYB AA district title in a tournament being played in Clarksville.

Halifax American wins title

Shekeria Chandler’s walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning gave Halifax American a 6-5 win over Halifax National on Saturday and a two-game sweep and the Dixie Softball District 7 Ponytails X-Play Tournament title on Saturday.

Belles drop opener

The Halifax American Belles all-stars couldn’t hold on to an early 4-0 lead and fell 7-5 to Charlotte County on Sunday in its rain-delayed Dixie Softball District 7 tournament opener at Mary Bethune Complex in Halifax.

National, American Darlings unbeaten

Halifax American won two games and Halifax National one Friday and Saturday in the first two days of action in the Dixie Softball District 7 Tournament in Halifax.

National Angels edge American 2-1 in opener

Halifax National edged American 2-1 in the best-of-three X-Play tournament opener on Saturday, scoring one run each in the third and fourth innings, while American scored its run in the bottom of the fourth.