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Clay wraps up championship

Chris Young could only shake his head and wonder what it will take for anyone to beat Jimmy Clay, after Clay wrapped up his fourth-straight sweep of the Green’s Folly Golf Course and Halifax Country Club championships with a win Sunday at Green’s Folly.

Softball player raises ‘Ruckus’ in Tennessee

Samantha Gibson by any measure had a successful season pitching for the Comets’ varsity softball team, being name Player of the Year for the Western Valley District, as well as being named to the All-Northwest Region and Virginia High School Coaches Association all state teams.

Last pre-season scrimmage comes in GW Jamboree

The Halifax County High School football team faces its final pre-season test today and it will be a big one.

Comets close to lead in district golf play

The Halifax County High School golf team all but had its hands on a pot of gold.

Comets perform well in volleyball scrimmage

The Comets’ varsity volleyball team performed well against Heritage in its initial scrimmage of the 2011 season Tuesday at home, winning three of four games and collecting 23 service aces along the way.

Rogers takes first-ever PASS race win at SBS

Clay Rogers has won championships in three different racing series, including USAR Procup, World Karting Association (WKA) and Allison Legacy, with numerous wins in those series.

Morris sweeps another twinbill at SBS

Philip Morris had already secured the 2011 Late Model Stock Car points championship for South Boston Speedway after a sweep of twin races last week, but the Ruckersville resident wanted more wins to stay in the hunt for another Whelen All-American Series National title.

South Boston Pre-Majors all-stars earn award

The South Boston Dixie Pre-Majors all-stars may have bowed out after just three games in the Dixie Pre-Majors World Series this year, but South Boston still received an honor considered in most circles just as prestigious, coming away with the Sportsmanship Award.

Victories continue for Lions golf team

The Halifax County Middle School golf team ran its season record to four wins without a loss with a solid win at home Monday against Ben Franklin Middle School.

Burton completes sweep at Halifax Country Club

Kay Burton completed what she started two weeks ago with a win Sunday at the Halifax Country Club championships, matching her win the prior weekend at Green’s Folly Golf Course and giving her a second career sweep of both championships.