The improving Halifax County High School cross country teams got a nice lift Tuesday as Comets runner Drew Salley won the boys 5K race in the regular-season Piedmont District meet at the Smith River Complex in Martinsville.

Tuesday night was Senior Night and the season’s final home match for the Halifax County High School volleyball team Tuesday night at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County Middle School football team made a happy homecoming for the school Wednesday night, easily dispatching Martinsville Middle School 38-0.

Halifax County High School senior Willoughby Gasperini received the top awards at the recent awards banquet held for the Comets varsity and junior varsity golf teams.

Halifax County High School senior golfer Willoughby Gasperinu, playing in his fourth straight Virginia High School League state golf tournament, finished mid-pack in Monday’s VHSL Class 4 State Golf Tournament at Williamsburg National Golf Course.

The Halifax County Middle School golf team had closed the gap on Junior Piedmont District leader Ben Franklin Middle School and put itself into position to make a run at the Eagles for the district title in Thursday’s season-ending nine-hole district match at Green’s Folly Golf Course.

he Halifax County Middle School volleyball team remained unbeaten Thursday night as it handily defeated Patrick County Middle School 2-0 to advance to Tuesday’s Junior Piedmont District Tournament championship game.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team got back into the win column Thursday night with a 3-0 victory over Martinsville High School at Martinsville Middle School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team continued its late-season surge Thursday night with a 2-0 win over Martinsville High School at Martinsville Middle School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team improved its record to 6-0 Thursday night with a 46-0 win over Martinsville High School in Martinsville.

The Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams earned fourth-place finishes in Tuesday’s regular-season Piedmont District meet at Tunstall High School.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team put up its best battle of the season Tuesday night only to lose a heartbreaker to Patrick County High School.

A dominant performance in the third set lifted the Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team to a 2-1 win over Patrick County High School Tuesday night at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County Middle School volleyball pulled off a successful double-duty stint Tuesday, defeating Martinsville Middle School by identical 2-0 scores in a pair of Junior Piedmont District matches in Martinsville.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team has completed half of its schedule with a 5-0 record and is looking to extend its winning streak Thursday against Martinsville High School in Martinsville.

The Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams had a good outing in Tuesday’s Piedmont District regular-season meet in Danville, with both Comets teams placing second and finishing close behind winner Tunstall High School.

After having had its early-season win streak snapped in last week’s loss to Jefferson Forest High School, the Halifax County High School varsity football team will be looking to get back on track when it hits the road to face Bassett High School in the Comets’ Piedmont District opener.

The improving Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team found itself in the midst of another tough week, taking losses to Magna Vista High School Tuesday night at Halifax County High School and suffering a loss to Bluestone High School on the road Wednesday night.

The Halifax County High School golf team will be gunning for its fourth straight state tournament berth Wednesday when it competes in the Virginia High School League Region 4D Golf Championship at Ivy Hill Golf Club in Forest. Tee time is 10 a.m.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team was in need of a confidence booster, and it got it in Thursday night’s Piedmont District contest against GW at Halifax County High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team didn’t get off to the best of starts in Thursday night’s game against Jefferson Forest High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team earned its third win of the season Thursday night, topping GW 2-0 at Halifax County High School.

With a young team like the Halifax County High School varsity volleyball squad, there is a growth process. Often it goes something like a few steps forward and then a few steps back. It was that way for the Comets in Tuesday night’s Piedmont District contest against Tunstall High School at H…

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team lost to Tunstall High School 2-0 Tuesday night at Halifax County High School, falling in straight sets by scores of 25-18 and 25-17.

A third-place finish may not say a lot to many people, but the Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams experienced some positives in Tuesday’s regular-season Piedmont District meet at Edmunds Park.

The Halifax County High School golf team, which had easily blazed its way through Piedmont District regular-season play, won the district championship in Tuesday’s Piedmont District Championship Tournament at Olde Mill Country Club in Laurel Fork.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team edged Park View High School 10-6 Thursday night in South Hill to remain unbeaten at 3-0 for the season.

After having started its week on a high note with a win over Martinsville High School on Tuesday, the Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team struggled against Bassett High School on Thursday night.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity volleyball team won its second straight contest Thursday night, topping Bassett High School 2-0 in a best-of-three-set contest at Bassett High School.

The Halifax County High School junior varsity football team improved its record to 2-0 on the season Thursday night with a 28-0 win over Person High School in Roxboro, North Carolina.

Halifax County High School head coach Grayson Throckmorton talked last week about the importance of his team's defense not breaking against Person High School's spread offense and its potent passing game, and not giving up big plays.

It’s early in the season for the Halifax County High School varsity football team, but the Comets will be facing a big test Friday night when they face neighboring border rival Person High School of Roxboro, North Carolina, at 7 p.m. at Tuck Dillard Memorial Stadium.

The Halifax County High School varsity volleyball team is showing signs of growth, but it wasn’t enough in a pair of early-week matches.

The Halifax County High School golf team extended its lead in its quest for the Piedmont District regular-season title with a win in Tuesday’s district tournament round at the Oak Hill Golf and Events Center in Eden, North Carolina.

The Halifax County High School boys and girls cross country teams showed some positives in Tuesday’s regular-season Piedmont District cross country meet at Patrick County High School in Stuart but there were also some down sides as the team continues to look for more speed.

The Halifax County Middle School golf team was in need of a good round on its home course at Green’s Folly Golf Course Tuesday if it was to have any hope of closing the gap on Junior Piedmont District leader Ben Franklin Middle School in the chase for the regular-season district title.