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Halifax County High School junior takes HCC championship

The first time was the charm for Peter Gasperini at the Halifax Country Club championship last weekend, with the high school junior and member of the Halifax County High School golf team winning the club championship on his first try.

John Burton wins USTA Virginia State Men’s 75 Clay Court Championships

John Burton is a perfect three-for three when it comes to singles tennis.

Clay wins sixth consecutive Green’s Folly club championship

The field of golfers entering last weekend’s Green’s Folly Golf Course Club Championship Tournament knew how tough it would be to deny Jimmy Clay a sixth straight club championship on his home course.

Burton surges to Green’s Folly ladies title

In the end, it was no contest, with Kay Burton winning her third straight Green’s Folly Golf Course Ladies Club Championship, coming home with a 19-stroke win over her nearest opponent.

Old Timers dedicate season to Bill Moore

No one could manicure a ball field like the late “Bill” Moore, and in a lifetime of dedication to a number of leagues throughout the county, that’s just what he did as a grounds keeper at fields like Carter Fabrics and C.H. Friend Elementary School.

Carlton Redd’s name placed in American Youth Baseball Hall Of Fame

Every young baseball player dreams of one day having his name placed among the elite players in the Baseball Hall Of Fame.

WORLD SERIES UPDATE: American Darlings stay alive

The Halifax American Darlings all-stars rebounded from a disappointing loss to Tennessee in a big way at the Dixie Softball Darlings World Series in Alexandria, Louisiana, pounding out 27 hits in a 25-8 win over Alexandria, La. on Monday.

Halifax National X-Play Angels making first series appearance

The Halifax National Angels X-Play all-stars are making their first World Series appearance starting Saturday in the Dixie Softball Angels X-Play World Series in Alexandria, Louisiana.

Dixie Junior Boys focused on success at World Series

The Halifax County Dixie Junior Boys baseball all-stars made short work of their opponents during the recent state tournament held at the Day Complex.

SoBo American all-stars riding momentum to O-Zone World Series

The South Boston American O-Zone all-stars are riding a wave of momentum as they head to the Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone World Series.

American Darlings looking for deeper run in World Series

A more experienced Halifax American Darlings all-star team is looking for a deeper run in this year’s Dixie Softball Darlings World Series being played in Louisiana.