Thursday, Jul 31st

Last updateFri, 01 Aug 2014 7am

You are here: Home Sports

Belles shut down Brookneal to win district tourney

Katie Gregory pitched a five-inning one-hitter with nine strikeouts, and Olivia Noblin and Madison Hailey each had a 3-3 day at the plate to lead the Halifax American Belles all-stars to a 13-0 win over Brookneal Monday for the Dixie Softball District 7 Tournament championship.

Late Model stars highlight Saturday action at speedway

The region’s top NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car Division competitors will converge on South Boston Speedway Saturday night for the running of the Whelen Night NASCAR Late Model Twin 75s racing program.

South Hill looks to get upper hand in tourney

South Hill is looking to get the upper hand in the District 2 Dixie Youth Baseball League O-Zone Tournament being played at the Day Complex in South Boston.

Race action heats back up Saturday

The historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval at South Boston Speedway was silent this past weekend; however, exciting NASCAR Whelen All American Series racing action will crank back up on Saturday. 

David Day, John Somers triumph at Greens Folly

Eventual winners David Day and John Somers may have snuck up on a number of more established duos at the annual Greens Folly Golf Course Member-Guest Tournament last weekend.

Oakley prevails in two-lap shootout to win Bojangles 150

Josh Oakley sat calmly, relishing the moment while awaiting the cue to exit his car for the Victory Lane festivities following his victory in Saturday night’s Bojangles NASCAR Late Model 150 at South Boston Speedway.

Eversole endures wreck-filled Limited Sportsman race for win

The Limited Sportsman Division race Saturday at South Boston Speedway came down to a matter of survival for Richmond driver J.D. Eversole, who stayed up front and ahead of a number of wrecks to win his second consecutive race.

Davis named Coach of Year; Seven players selected All-Conference 16

Seven members of the Halifax County High School varsity baseball team have been selected to the 5A North All-Conference 16 team.

World series comes to VIR — only stop in U.S.

VIRginia International Raceway will host the fourth round of the Maserati Trofeo World Series 2014 on Aug. 24, the series’ only stop in the United States this year. 

Shining star returns home

This weekend marks Member Guest Weekend at the historic Green’s Folly Golf Course, and with it, a lot of former members and players return to their roots to have fun and remember the history.