August 3, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

Bowling continues dominance at South Boston Speedway

SOUTH BOSTON, VIRGINIA — Matt Bowling is on a roll at South Boston Speedway.  More...

Lex and the Olympian

A special friendship forged between a Rocket and one of the best volleyball players in the world

Alexis Williams just happened to be near a television four years ago almost to the day — and found a role model.  The 2012 Olympics were taking place in London and the now-rising senior at Person High School was told by her dad to sit down More...

Nasse and Lemons take checkered in CARS Tour races at Orange County

ROUGEMONT — Despite pesky thunderstorms that pushed the racing program into the early morning hours, Stephen Nasse and Tommy Lemons captured their respective halves of Saturday night’s CARS Tour Summertime Showdown 250 at Orange County Sp More...

RECREATION NEWS

TEAM REGISTRATION FOR ADULT MEN’S BASKETBALL LEAGUE BEGINS THIS WEEK   The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department will hold team registration for its Adult Men’s Basketball League through Sept. 7.  More...

Rocket cross country practice begins next Monday

The Person High School cross country team will begin practice Monday, Aug. 8.  The team will practice Monday through Thursday from 8:30-10 a.m. More...

ON THE DIAMOND

The Roxboro Rockets 16U travel baseball team recently finished second in the Oxford Summer Blast 16U Tournament. Members of the team include: front row (left-to-right) Austin Oakley, Drew Hungate, Tyler Mabe, Dylan Clark. More...