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Comets softball team rallies for 6-0 start

Comets’ varsity softball outfielder Caitlin Lawhorn got the pitch she wanted, and in the end her team got what it needed, a 5-3 win at home over Tunstall Friday to improve to 6-0 on the season.

Willis takes home win in Limited Sportsman race

Danny Willis Jr. qualified from the pole and led all 50 laps Saturday to win his first Limited Sportsman Division race of the season.

Morris makes a clean sweep of twin event

On a night in which hardy race fans braved chilly temperatures and gusty winds, Philip Morris had the hot hand.

Memorial tourney to benefit Red Cross

One of area’s biggest charity golf tournaments, the Jeff Nelson Memorial Golf Tournament, will be played Friday, May 6, at Green’s Folly Golf Course.

Boys tennis team drops match to PE

Hampton Smith at number six singles got the only point for the Comets boys’ tennis team in an 8-1 loss at Prince Edward County on Monday, the Comets’ third loss of the season against one win.

Legacy a matter of service

Serving the sporting youth of Halifax County in a number of capacities has earned Harrison Conner a well-deserved spot in the Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame.

Racing pioneers to be inducted into hall of fame

Sometimes spur-of the-moment projects turn out to be far bigger and carry far greater impact than people think.

Varsity softball improves to 7-0

The Comets varsity girls’ softball team got hits from seven different players and finished with 15 hits overall in an 11-0 win at home over Magna Vista Tuesday.

HCHS varsity baseball moves to 6-0 with two victories

For the first time this season, the Halifax County High School varsity baseball team has come from behind to win.

New members inducted into sports hall of fame

The themes of teamwork and dedication were predominant at the 23rd Annual Halifax County-South Boston Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet Saturday night.