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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.

PLAY THROUGH: Green’s Folly Golf Course wrap-up

The weather could not have been any better, the course was in good shape and the golfers responded with some great rounds and shots that the U.S. Open could not match.

Post 8 drops game to Danville Post 325

A three-run eighth inning proved to be the difference, as the Danville Post 325 Senior Legion team handed the South Boston Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team a 9-6 loss in Danville on Wednesday.

Post 8 wins district opener

Colby Grissom knew a good pitch was going to come his way. He just had to hit it.

Role reversal: Spencer, Graham capture Green’s Folly Member-Guest tournament

Cody Spencer offered some advice to his high school golf coach and partner David Graham prior to the second hole of a playoff with Brad Thomasson and Jimmy Clay in the Green’s Folly Member-Guest Golf Tournament on Sunday.

Post 8 faces Big Island in district opener

With rain and a scheduling conflict having postponed its first two attempts to start District 9 play, the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team will try again tonight to get the district portion of its schedule underway.

PLAY THROUGH: Green’s Folly Golf Course Member-Guest

This weekend is Father’s Day and to all you lucky dads, Happy Father’s Day. Being a father is topped only by being a grandfather, and I am very blessed by being both.

Late rally falls short for Post 8

Understandably, there was some disappointment in the South Boston American Legion Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team dugout.