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Young, Clay take member-member title

For golfers who don’t play together as much as they would like, Chris Young and Woody Clay have done rather well for themselves as a team.

Comets hammer Flemming 13-0

The Halifax County High School varsity baseball team was looking to pick up a little momentum Monday afternoon as it headed into a busy three-game week.

Comets face key test Friday night

Tonight will bring a tough test for the Halifax County High School varsity baseball team.

Softball hosts game with FC, fundraiser for tornado victims

The Comets’ varsity softball team hosts Franklin County today at 5 p.m., and as always the stakes are high.

Comets jayvees win pair

The Halifax County High School junior varsity baseball team kept its recent win streak intact this week with wins in a pair of games.

Morris continues domination of SBS

There have been few times in the history of South Boston Speedway in which a driver has earned six wins in a row in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car Division.

Comets softball team beats Eagles in district showdown

Comets’ varsity softball hurler Samantha Gibson admitted to coach Melanie Saunders she may have tired the last two innings of the game at Franklin County last month, where the Eagles recorded six of their nine hits in closing a 7-0 deficit to 7-5.

Comets edge Franklin County 2-1 in eight innings

With one out and the bases loaded in the bottom of the eighth inning, Ryan Puryear was looking for one good pitch.

Lady Lions cruise to championship game

Ashley Watts slugged a three-run homer, and the Halifax County Middle School softball team banged out 14 hits in support of a no-hitter by Taylor Barnes to crush Powhatan 10-0 Monday in the semifinals of the Southside Middle School Conference Tournament.

Softball team notches another victory

Four Comets finished with a pair of hits apiece, and the varsity girls’ softball team had 11 hits overall in a 10-0 win over GW at home in five innings on Monday.