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Varsity boys celebrate milestone season

The Halifax County High School varsity boys soccer team celebrated a milestone season at its season-ending banquet held last week.

Scottsburg AA all-stars claim state tourney berth

The Scottsburg AA Machine Pitch all-stars have landed a berth in the Dixie Youth Baseball AA State Tournament.

Davis named Coach of Year; Seven players selected All-Conference 16

Seven members of the Halifax County High School varsity baseball team have been selected to the 5A North All-Conference 16 team.

Comets track teams perform at Group 5A meet

Trayvon Brandon finished fifth in the high jump, and Treyquan Holt recorded a fifth-place finish in the discus to lead the Halifax County High School track teams’ efforts at the Group 5A Outdoor Track and Field Championship.

Season ends for Comets diamonders with 7-2 loss to Freedom HS

After having spent an emotional half hour with his departing players, Halifax County High School Head Baseball Coach Kelvin Davis returned to the dugout, stood by himself and stared silently over the empty field for several minutes.

Comets earn extra inning 5-1 victory

Halifax County High School outfielder Kye-Neisha Logan was simply trying to make contact when batting in the ninth inning of the 5A North Region Tournament quarterfinal game at George C. Marshall High School on Monday.

Comets diamonders down Edison 8-0; will host regional semifinal game Wednesday

"It was probably the best hitting and pitching joint operation we've had all year."

Comets ready to play for ‘big win’

“I think we’re as ready as we’re going to get.”

Comets softball team advances in regional tourney

Taylor Barnes likes inside pitches.

Comets softball, boys soccer teams Conference 16 runner-up

The Halifax County High School softball team and boys soccer team lost in their respective bids for the 5A North Region Conference 16 championship Monday afternoon.

Comets rally in eighth inning to win Conference 16 title

Halifax County High School senior Andrew McCann (center, with batting helmet on) is congratulated by his teammates after the game-winning fly ball he hit with two out in the eighth inning in Monday's 5A North Region Conference 16 Tournament championship game against Patrick Henry High School-Ashland Monday at Halifax County High School. (Joe Chandler/Gazette-Virginian)There was nobody at Halifax County High School more surprised than Comets senior Andrew McCann to see the fly ball he sent to right field with two out and the game deadlocked at 4-4 in the bottom of the eighth inning drop to the grass.