August 19, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Person sinks Vikings, move to 2-0

The crowd wasn’t quite as big, the performance wasn’t quite as strong, but the result was exactly the same.  The Person High School varsity volleyball team moved to 2-0 on the young season with a 3-0 sweep of traditional 2-A power So More...

Rockets fall in storm-shortened opener

The Person High School football season got off to a slow start and then an abrupt stop. The Rockets struggled mightily offensive in a 7-0 loss to South Granville in a game that was ended at halftime due to nearby lightning. More...

Bulldogs edge Person in cross country opener

The Roxboro Community School cross country teams opened the season with victories against Person Wednesday at Mayo Park. More...

Racing, fireworks, to mark South Boston’s 60th anniversary celebration on Aug.26

SOUTH BOSTON, VIRGINIA — Regardless of who parks in victory lane, Saturday, August 26 is guaranteed to be a huge party at South Boston Speedway. Actually, it’s South Boston Speedway’s 60th birthday party.  More...

THIS WEEK'S SPORTS SLATE

Saturday  RCS Volleyball — at Chapel Hill High School Tiger Invitational  Monday   More...

Rocket tennis starts season with wins

The Person High School opened its season with a pair of home victories.  The Rockets edged Orange, 6-3 Wednesday and followed with a 9-0 rout of in-county rival Roxboro Community School.  More...