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Nearly four weeks after Appomattox County High School’s baseball team showed up in Naruna and stuck it to the Generals 13-3, the Generals got their chance to turn the tables at the Raiders’ Senior Night. In a close contest that started with sun and ended with several innings of rain, the vis…

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South Boston, VA….On a night when virtually every car in the field was damaged in one mishap or another Stuart Crews of Long Island, Virginia scored his first career victory in the NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Late Model Stock Car Division and veteran Mike Looney earned a win as t…

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Nearly four weeks after Appomattox County High School’s baseball team showed up in Naruna and stuck it to the Generals 13-3, the Generals got their chance to turn the tables at the Raiders’ Senior Night. In a close contest that started with sun and ended with several innings of rain, the vis…

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EUGENE, Ore. – Liberty’s opening day at the 2021 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships was a success, Wednesday at Hayward Field. Felix Kandie qualified to the men’s steeplechase final with a record-breaking time of 8:32.95. Meanwhile, Kyle Mitchell placed 14th in the men’s…

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South Boston, VA - Jason Barnes is immersed in one of the toughest, labor-intensive occupations there is – farming. For fun, Barnes tackles one of the toughest sports there is – auto racing.

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South Boston - With a newer car and more experience under his belt Brent Younger has put himself into a good position in the Limited Sportsman Division point standings heading into Saturday night’s Southside Disposal Memorial Day Weekend Showdown at South Boston Speedway.

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Both Rustburg and Jefferson Forest knew it would be tough to play each other. The matchup on Tuesday featured two of the best pitchers in the state. What they didn’t know, and what time would tell, is who would be able to score.

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Despite losses to more experienced opponents this season, Coach Lemuel Curran said Altavista’s boys soccer team has shown significant improvement. The Colonels lost to Appomattox on May 14, and then to Dan River on May 18, by a score of 5-1.

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South Boston, VA…….A pair of veteran drivers, 2019 NASCAR national runner-up Mike Looney of Catawba, Virginia and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competitor Timothy Peters of Danville, Virginia split wins in the twin 75-lap NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Late Model Stock Car Divis…

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After an impressive defensive stand against Brookville, The Lady Red Devils remain undefeated at 6-0.  Coming off a perfect game Saturday, Eden Bigham took to the mound with a mission for the Red Devils, throwing a 1-hit, 1-walk and 11-strikeout victory. 

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Rustburg’s baseball team, which was coming off a 2-game losing streak at the time, was looking to get back on track Tuesday night with cross-town rival Brookville coming to town.

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Just a week after facing the Wildcats on the softball field for the first time this season, the Colonels played them again Monday night.

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The Colonels played a pair of strong opponents in Chatham and Dan River on the baseball field during the last week.

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Rustburg racked up 18 hits, 12 runs, and 3 homeruns during their back-to-back games Friday and Saturday.  Friday at LCA Rustburg Dominated on offense with help from Tinsley Abbott, who went 3 for 4 with 2 triples and 1 RBI, Brianna Moore, who went 2 for 4 with 3 RBI’s and Carly Hudnall, who …

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In a battle between the Colonels and Cavaliers on the softball diamond Saturday, Altavista put together a winning performance. Altavista Coach Justin Brown said several aspects of the team’s performance led to the win, including Madyson Brown’s pitching and the team’s overall defense.

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Altavista travelled to Dan River Wednesday for a defensive battle on the softball diamond.

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The Lady Red Devils put on another dominating performance when they traveled to Heritage on Tuesday, May 11.   It started on the mound with Eden Bigham pitching 3 innings, striking out 8 hitters and giving up 0 hits or walks during that time. Regan Archer came in and pitched the last 2 innin…

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 LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Liberty softball team has cracked the USA Today/NFCA Top 25 Coaches Poll for the first time in program history, appearing at No. 25 in today’s poll. The Lady Flames also made their first appearance inside the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll, at No. 25 today.

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Altavista’s softball team put on an impressive performance against the Gretna Hawks last Friday.

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The Lady Lancers of Amherst county traveled to Rustburg Monday night for a Seminole District showdown on the softball diamond.  The scene was set for a close game and, as expected, the game turned into a tough match.

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The Red Devils’ baseball team hit well against Amherst yesterday.  It started in the first when Kyle Fields hit one of his two home runs. 

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The Colonels met the Hawks on the baseball diamond in Gretna last Friday. Altavista won by a score of 10-4.

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After starting the season with a close game against Brookville that went into extra innings, Rustburg baseball (2-0) traveled to EC Glass Friday night.   It was a pitching battle through 5 innings, when Rustburg finally broke it open.  

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The Lady Red Devils opened their season on the road in Lynchburg facing the EC Glass Hilltoppers.  The night started off with Rustburg batting and the Red Devils’ bats got hot quick.  Aysia Jiovenetta (1 for 3, 3 RBI’s) hit a 2-run Homerun at her plate appearance of the season.  Emily Coates…

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KENNESAW, Ga. – No. 2 seed Liberty used a strong offensive effort to down No. 3 seed Kennesaw State 23-11 in the 2021 ASUN Lacrosse Championship semifinals, Thursday afternoon at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.

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The Heritage Pioneers traveled to Rustburg yesterday for the opening night of Rustburg girls soccer.  The night got started quick with 2 goals from Rustburg Freshman Hanna Henderson early in the first period.   Rustburg did not let up, as Kinsey Banton scored more goals in the first half. By…

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South Boston, VA….Some new faces are emerging among the frontrunners in the NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Late Model Stock Car Division at South Boston Speedway this season. Among them is Stuart Crews.

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LYNCHBURG, Va. – Liberty captured a trio of major Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) University Division Women’s Indoor Track & Field honors on Thursday. Lance Bingham was named State Coach of the Year, Adelyn Ackley was voted State Track Rookie of the Year and Meredith Engle …

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After an extended offseason and a shortened but impressive regular season, the Lady Red Devils fought for the state title against New Kent last week.  Rustburg dominated all three matches 25-12, 25-14, 25-13 to win the Class 3 State Volleyball Championship. 

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Both the boys and girls cross country teams received warm send-offs today as they left for the state meet. Local police and firefighters came out to show support, along with teachers and some of the athletes’ family members.

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South Boston, VA--South Boston Speedway is taking another major step in increasing its digital footprint by livestreaming its remaining NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series events starting with the track’s first night race of the season, the SoBo Livestreaming Night At The Races Presented…

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Hidden Valley came to town Tuesday evening to compete against Rustburg in the state 3A semifinals.  The Lady Red Devils hit the ground running in the first set, setting the pace for the rest of the game. Rustburg had a great defensive stand with the help of Tinsley Abbott’s 13 digs.  Rustbur…

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The Wildcats of Rockbridge traveled to Rustburg Saturday night for an undefeated showdown for the ages. Rustburg has only lost three sets all season. Rockbridge came in having only lost two.

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The Mustangs of Monticello cruised into Rustburg Thursday night for the regional semi-finals against the undefeated Lady Red Devils (13-0). 

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South Boston, Va-With three Virginia speedways not holding NASCAR Late Model Stock Car Division events this weekend, a strong field of drivers is expected to be on hand for Saturday afternoon’s 2 p.m. running of the NASCAR Late Model Twin 75s racing program at South Boston Speedway.

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      LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Liberty men’s tennis team made history on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the visiting Charlotte 49ers at the Liberty Tennis Complex, setting a new program record with its 17th win of the season. 

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LCA came to town for the third meeting between them and the Lady Red Devils (12-0). But this time it was winner-take-all.

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South Boston, VA--Good results can do a lot for a young racer’s confidence. That is true for 16-year-old Jacob Borst, a rookie competing in the NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Late Model Stock Car Division at South Boston Speedway.

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The William Campbell Generals hit the road to take on Central Lunenburg this Friday in their Region semifinal game, ultimately falling by a score of 62-32. After an early lightning delay, the Generals jumped out to an early 12-8 lead in the first quarter. The Chargers then took control and g…

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The Altavista Colonels traveled to take on defending Group A state champion and top overall seed Riverheads in the first round of the playoffs this Friday and fell 58-13. The Gladiators returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown and later scored on five of their first six offensive plays t…