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PH Snaps Comets’ Win Streak

One streak has ended and the Halifax County High School baseball team hopes to start a new one tonight.

A New Partner, Same Result At Green’s Folly

Jimmy Clay had a new golfing partner for the Green’s Folly Member-Member tournament last weekend, but the results were familiar, with Clay and Brandon Harris taking home the title by five strokes.

Lions Baseball Sweeps Russell

The Halifax County Middle School baseball team swept a doubleheader at home Monday against Russell Middle School to remain unbeaten (9-0) for the season.

Lions Softball Team Slams Russell Twice

The Halifax County Middle School softball team kept its winning streak intact Monday with a doubleheader sweep of visiting Russell, 16-2 and 24-1.

Comets Hammer GW

Halifax County High School needed a win against arch-rival GW Friday night in Danville to take early command of the chase for the Western Valley District baseball crown.

Pruett, Rojas Continue GRAND-AM Rolex Series Dominance At VIR

Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas are looking pretty unbeatable these days.

Jeb Burton To Make SBS Late Model Debut Saturday

After having competed in two Late Model Stock Car Division races at a nearby track, 17-year-old Jeb Burton of Halifax is preparing for his first Late Model start at South Boston Speedway.

Comets Face Friday In Key Game

Halifax County High School can get a big leg up in the Western Valley District baseball race tonight when it faces arch-rival GW at 7 p.m. at Dan Daniel Park.

Girls Tennis Team Loses 7-2 To PH

Jessica Palmer and Blair Jeffress won at number one doubles and Monica Puckett and Brandi Winstead took a win at number three doubles, but visiting Patrick Henry finished with a 7-2 win on Monday.

Boys Netters Fall At Patrick Henry

Ralph Tuck won another match at number one singles and Jonathan Strader joined him in the win column at number two singles, but Patrick Henry won every other match to beat the Comets 7-2 Monday in Roanoke.

Rolex Series Stars To Converge At VIR

VIRginia International Raceway will host its biggest professional road racing event of the season this weekend when the stars and cars of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series converge on VIR for the Bosch Engineering 250.