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Varsity Softball Team Rolls To Win At Tunstall

VeVe Brandon finished with three hits, including a double and scored three times, and the Comets’ varsity softball team slammed a total of eight two-baggers among 16 hits in routing Tunstall 13-0 in Dry Fork on Friday.

HALL OF FAME: Vanney Wore Many Hats

Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame inductee Bill Vanney has worn many hats in his athletic and academic career.

Comets Upended By Jefferson Forest

As expected, there was an air of disappointment when Halifax County High School dropped its non-district game to Jefferson Forest High School here Tuesday night.

Softball Team Wins At Jefferson Forest

VeVe Brandon and Jameshia Smith each had two-hit games, and Stephanie Clark backed a strong pitching effort with a pair of hits, as the Comets varsity softball team defeated Jefferson Forest 6-1 Wednesday at Jefferson Forest.

Comets Varsity Girls Rip Heritage

Johanna Spencer hit her third and fourth home runs of the season, Samantha Gibson added another to back a one-hit shutout, and the Comets varsity softball team improved to 3-0 with a 17-0 win at Heritage on Monday.

Comets Have Experience, Talent

With 10 seniors on the team and eight players returning from last year’s team, Halifax County High School head varsity boys soccer coach Frank Shealy is optimistic about his team’s fortunes this season.

Varsity Girls Soccer Team A Work In Progress

This year’s edition of the Comets varsity girls’ soccer team can be compared to a puzzle only partially put together.

Comets Make It Two In A Row

Solid pitching combined with a potent offensive attack that yielded 10 hits gave Halifax County High School a 10-0 win over Park View High School in five innings here Thursday night.

Lions Baseball Team Enters With Momentum

The Halifax County Middle School softball team accomplished its ultimate goal last season of taking back the Southside Middle School Conference Tournament championship with a win at defending champion Powhatan.

Lions Softball Begins Title Defense

With only one starter and six returnees among a 15-man roster, one might assume the Halifax County Middle School softball team is in a rebuilding mode, but don’t assume anything too quickly, cautioned Lions head coach James Smith, who has already seen signs of a solid team in the making.

Comets Boys Netters In Rebuilding Mode

With a nine-man roster and only three returnees, the Comets boys’ tennis team will definitely be in a rebuilding mode for the 2010 season.