September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Bulldogs blast Oxford Prep, host top-ranked Firebirds tonight

It took a shade over 30 minutes for the Roxboro Community School volleyball team to dispense of Oxford Prep — officially look square ahead at a showdown with the top-ranked team in 1A.  More...

Rockets downed in five

McMichael stays unbeaten, rallies past Person to take the lead in the Mid-State

McMichael came into Rocket Gym and snatched control of the Mid-State Conference away from the reigning champs.  The Phoenix roared back from a 2-1 hole to knock off Person, 3-2 (13-25, 25-21, 18- 25, 25-18, 15-6) in a wild affair Tuesday in Roxb More...

Recreation dept. holding youth basketball signups

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department is having individual registration for its upcoming girls and boys 5-18 basketball league.  The leagues offered include 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U and 17U.  More...

Peyton Sellers wins fourth South Boston Speedway title

SOUTH BOSTON, VIRGINIA — Peyton Sellers is now a four-time South Boston Speedway NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car Division champion.  More...

Reid named Athlete of the Week

Person High School football player Torrey Reid is this week’s winner of the Grissom & Holloman Athlete of the Week award.  Reid had two interceptions in the Rockets’ 14-7 victory against Halifax last Friday. More...

Schumacher named Athlete of the Week

Roxboro Community School volleyball player Emma Schumacher is this week’s winner of the Bowes Collision Center Athlete of the Week award.  Schumacher combined for 35 kills in wins last week against Granville Central, Franklin Academy and V More...