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South Boston Dixie Majors come up short

Twice over the course of the final two nights of the Virginia Dixie Majors State Baseball Tournament the South Boston Dixie Majors all-stars pulled themselves out of the grasp of almost certain defeat.

HCS all-stars finish third in state

The Halifax County South (HCS) Cal Ripken Minor League all-stars finished in third-place in the recent state tournament in Lexington, and will advance to the regionals July 27 in New Bern, N.C.

Boys off to 4-1 start in tourney

The Halifax County Dixie Boys all-stars are off to a 4-1 start in the Dixie Boys State Tournament in Christiansburg, beating Buckingham County 21-2 in its opener last Sunday and Powhatan 21-4 the following day.

McCarty rolls to second LS win at SBS

Bobby McCarty has experienced both the good and the bad the past three weeks at South Boston Speedway, but the news for the Summerfield, N.C. driver was all good Saturday with his second win of the season in the 50-lap Limited Sportsman Division race.

Hot night for Morris in twin SBS victories

A hot day produced in turn a hot night of racing Saturday at South Boston Speedway, but points leader Philip Morris was cool enough behind the wheel to sweep a pair of 75-lap Late Model Stock Car wins, his 13th and 14th wins of the season.

Scottsburg AAA all-star team drops state opener

The Scottsburg AAA all-stars came up short in their first game at the Dixie Youth Baseball AAA State Tournament, losing a 6-3 decision to Carroll County on Saturday in Botetourt.

Home runs spur Scottsburg in O-Zone opener

Three home runs, a three-run homer by Charles Hudson, a two-run homer by Jacob McKinney and a solo homer by Kelonte Gutrich, spurred the Scottsburg all-stars to a 10-3 win over Amherst Friday in the Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone State Tournament.

Halifax Dixie Boys take state title

In a marathon effort that consumed almost a week of baseball, the Halifax County Dixie Boys all-stars emerged with the Dixie Boys State Title on Friday with a 9-2 win over New River Valley.

Scottsburg all-stars drop out of tourney after two straight losses

The Scottsburg AAA all-stars didn’t get the hits they needed with men on base, and as a result they’re on the way home after two straight losses in Dixie Youth Baseball AAA State Tournament, the latest a 9-5 setback to Powhatan on Sunday.

Scottsburg Dixie Youth stay alive in state tourney

The Scottsburg O-Zone all-stars used the long ball Monday to stave off elimination in the Dixie Youth Baseball O-Zone State Tournament, getting a three-run homer from Evan Irby and a solo shot from Kelonte Gutrich in a 5-3 win over Galax.