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Varsity softball battles Dan River to scrimmage draw

Megan Puckett, Tayler Mosley, Taylor Barnes and Cecilie Elliott each had two hits, Puckett with an RBI, and Courtney Epps had a two-run single, as the Halifax County High School varsity girls softball team came away from its final pre-season scrimmage with a 6-6 tie with Dan River High School.

Varsity girls surge

Halifax County High School varsity girls soccer Head Coach Sid Young admitted he didn’t know what to expect from his team in its initial scrimmage of the season, but what he saw was all positive in a 5-0 win over Heritage High School Monday at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

Boys tennis have solid scrimmage

It was a solid net result for the Halifax County High School boys tennis team in its scrimmage at home Thursday against Person High School (N.C.), with the Comets coming away with wins in all but one match.

Comets soccer teams prepping for first test

There is a great deal of enthusiasm brewing in the Halifax County High School boys soccer program as the varsity team and its junior varsity counterpart prepare for their first test of the season.

With cuts made, baseball, softball teams move forward

With one of the hardest tasks, making cuts, now behind them coaches of Halifax County High School’s baseball and softball coaches are hard at work this week getting their teams ready for pre-season scrimmages.

Comets shut out in state

Halifax County High School’s athletes gave it a good effort, but failed to score in the Group AAA State Indoor Track & Field Championships held Friday and Saturday at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton.

Comets send eight to state indoor meet

Eight members of the Halifax County High School indoor track team hope to give one final effort for a top finish at the VHSL State Indoor Track & Field Championships today and Saturday at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton.

Seth Adams to play football at University of Charleston

Standout Halifax County High School lineman Seth Adams has committed to play football next season for the University of Charleston (W. Va.) Golden Eagles.

Officials expect positive experience in move to Piedmont District

Much work has been done, and there is still some work to do for Halifax County High School officials and those of other high schools across the state as they transition for competition this fall under the Virginia High School League’s new structure.

Johnson’s efforts help team win district title

Lashawn Johnson has stepped outside her comfort zone in her senior season as a member of the Halifax County High School girls indoor track team, and in the process she has stepped up to help give her team a Western Valley District title.

Marable balances sports and school

In a corner of the Tolsma Indoor Track Center infield area at Saturday’s Western Valley District indoor track championships, Halifax County High School’s Jairus Marable competed with his teammates against the best the district had to offer in the shot put event.