Putting up numbers
Eagles win four of five: The East Wake Academy volleyball team got wins over Research Triangle (3-2) on Tuesday and Kestrel Heights (3-1) on Monday to rebound from a shutout loss to Raleigh Charter on Sept. 18.
The team entered that Raleigh Charter match riding the momentum of 3-1 and 3-0 wins over River Mill Academy and Woods Charter, respectively.
Through Wednesday, the Eagles’ record rested at 9-6 overall. The team is set for a rematch this Wednesday at Franklin Academy, which swept East Wake Academy 3-0 on Sept. 4. The match begins at 6 p.m.
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Matches of the Week
Monday, Sept. 29
Girls Golf: East Wake Academy at Umstead Pines Golf and Swim Club at Willowhaven, 3:30; Triton hosts Two Rivers 3A Conference match at Chicora Golf Club, 3.
Boys Soccer: Knightdale at East Wake, 6:30; Raleigh Charter at East Wake Academy (played at Forestville Road Elementary), 4:30; Garner at Rolesville, 6:30; Corinth Holders at Cleveland, 6:30.
Girls Tennis: Knightdale at Rolesville, 3:30; Harnett Central at East Wake, 3:30; Corinth Holders at Smithfield-Selma, 4.
Volleyball: Wake Forest at Knightdale, 5:30.
Tuesday, Sept. 30
Cross Country: Corinth Holders hosts Two Rivers 3A Conference meet with South Johnston and Smithfield-Selma at Wendell Park, 4.
Girls Golf: Harnett Central hosts Greater Neuse River 4A Conference match at Keith Hills Country Club, 3:30.
Girls Tennis: Enloe at Rolesville, 3:30.
Volleyball: Southeast Raleigh at Knightdale, 5:30; Clayton at Rolesville, 5:30; West Johnston at East Wake, 5:30; Corinth Holders at South Johnston, 4:30.
Wednesday, Oct. 1
Cross Country: Rolesville hosts Greater Neuse River 4A Conference quad meet with Garner, Clayton and Knightdale, 4; East Wake hosts Greater Neuse River 4A Conference quad meet at Wendell Park, 4.
Boys Soccer: Knightdale at West Johnston, 6:30; East Wake Academy at Research Triangle, 6; Rolesville at Southeast Raleigh, 6; Garner at East Wake, 6:30; Smithfield-Selma at Corinth Holders, 6:30.
Girls Tennis: East Wake at Knightdale, 3:30; Rolesville at Garner, 3:30; Triton at Corinth Holders, 4.
Thursday, Oct. 2
Volleyball: Garner at Knightdale, 5:30; East Wake Academy at Franklin Academy, 6; Rolesville at Harnett Central, 5:30; East Wake at Clayton, 5:30; Cleveland at Corinth Holders, 4:30.
Friday, Oct. 3
Football: Knightdale at Clayton, 7; Rolesville at East Wake, 7; Franklinton at Corinth Holders, 7:30.
Volleyball: Wakefield at Knightdale, 5:30.