March 14, 2015 RSS feed / Sports

South Boston Speedway season opener set for tonight

SOUTH BOSTON, VA. – The green flag for the start of the 2015 NASCAR Whelen All American Series racing season at South Boston Speedway is now just hours away.  More...

Rocket baseball edges Southern Alamance in extra innings

Winning in its last at-bat is becoming a bit of a habit for the Person High School baseball team.  For the second consecutive game, the Rockets won in walkoff fashion, defeating Southern Alamance 5-4 in eight innings Thursday at home.  The More...

RCS lacrosse looking to build on history-making 2014

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) varsity lacrosse team started off the 2015 season with a couple of wins, defeating Northern Vance 14-1 and followed that with an 18-1 rout of Webb 18-1 this week.  More...

Bulldogs stay perfect, blank Voyager Academy 3-0 in NCAC opener

The Roxboro Community School girls’ soccer team improved to 2-0 on the young season with a 3-0 win against Voyager Academy Wednesday at home.  The Bulldogs took a quick 1-0 lead 10 minutes into the game when Jennifer Herndon found the back More...

PAC-6 power Jordan routs PHS

The Person High School tennis team suffered a 9-0 loss to perennial PAC-6 heavyweight Jordan Thursday in Durham.  The Falcons won the first and third seeded singles matches 6-0, 6-0, and gave up just one game in each of the remaining three fligh More...

Watsons roll to success in Texas

The long, strong athletic reach of the town of Roxboro has struck again. This time it was in the Rio Grande Valley and the town of El Paso, Texas for the Special Olympics National Bowling Championships.  More...

Dixie Youth baseball signups continue through next week at recreation department

The Person County Recreation, Arts, and Parks Department will be having individual registration for Dixie Youth Baseball through March 18.  Leagues offered include Pre TCoach (3-4), T-Coach (5-6), Coach Pitch (7-8), Midget (9-10) and Prep (11-12 More...

Bowling Summary

PERSON COUNTY MEN’S LEAGUE Powered by FitzLaw Week 28 Standings Team W L Cole’s Pharmacy 62 26 The Open Kettle 58 30 Tee Birds Driving Range 56 32 Newcomers 56 32 More...