Pirates hand Triton first league softball loss
Corinth Holders upset Two Rivers 3A Conference leader Triton 3-0 on Wednesday afternoon behind a complete-game shutout effort from Kayla Meares.
Meares limited the Hawks, who took their first conference loss this season, to six hits, struck out eight and issued one walk.
The Pirates took control of the game with a three-run sixth inning. Meares, Kayla Narron and Summer Long scored in the inning. Narron, Carrie Corbett, Holly Price and Meares singled in the game for Corinth Holders. Long tripled in the sixth.
Corinth Holders sweeps conference track meet
Corinth Holders’ track and field teams swept a three-team Two Rivers 3A Conference meet with South Johnston and Smithfield-Selma on Tuesday.
The Pirate girls rolled up 112 points, way ahead of SSS (25) and South (23). Corinth Holders coach Peter Clark singled out the performances of Kayla St. Marie, Megan Chappell, Marie Pickett and Katie Honeycutt (3,200 meters winner) as keys.
The Pirate boys, led by Kendrick Cobb, Sadavion Dixon, ISaac Dowless and Patrick Myers finished with 94 points. SSS had 41 points and South totaled 35.
Cow Patty Bingo upcoming
Rolesville High School will hold Cow Patty Bingo from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at the football field of Rolesville High, 1099 E. Young St., Rolesville.
Tickets are $5 per square and can be purcahsed through firstname.lastname@example.org through May 7.
The cow will be released at 2 p.m., and the first square to have a cow patty dropped on it will be the winner of the $500 cash prize.
Boys ages 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 and 15-17 as of May 1 may register until April 15. The fee is $37 for residents and $52 for non-residents.
A skills evaluation will be held May 6 and 7 at Forestville Road Elementary’s gymnasium, 100 Lawson Ridge Road, Knightdale. Ages 9-10 and 13-14 will try out from 6 to 7 p.m., and ages 11-12 and 15-17 will try out from 7 to 8 p.m.
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Practice will start August 1 at Good Hope Church, 4209 S. Smithfield Road, Knightdale. Call 919-868-9166 for more information.
Towns hold fitness classes
The cost is $5 per class for adults. Children age 15 or younger can attend for $3 or for free if accompanied by an adult.
Katandi West African rhythmic movement connects with the rhythms of African drums while learning fundamental and traditional movements derived from Guinea, Mali and Senegal.
Kindertot, for 2-year-olds, meets Thursdays from 3-3:30 p.m. at a cost of $35 per month (four sessions). The program is designed to develop gross motor skills, movement creativity, physical development and body awareness, while learning numbers, colors, shapes and songs.
Kinderdance, for ages 3-5, meets Wednesdays from 6:30-7:15 p.m. at a cost of $42 per session. This is a developmental dance, movement and fitness program taught on three levels. It teaches the basics of ballet, tap, acrobatics and creative movement while blending educational concepts.
Registration for these programs can be completed at Knightdale Town Hall, 950 Steeple Square Court, or by calling owner/instructor Elizabeth Littleton at 919-274-7055.
The classes run from 5:15-6:15 p.m. at a cost of $7 per class. Participants are asked to bring their own mat and bottled water.
For more information, call 919-217-2236.
Class are held Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30-9 a.m. (abs) and 9-10 a.m. (step/sculpt). Classes also meet Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m., and Sundays beginning at 6 p.m.
The cost is $5 per class, and all equipment is provided except for a mat or towel and water bottle. For more information, call 919-217-2236.
The Wendell Community Center, 601 W. Third St., has several offerings for those interested in exercising. For more information on the following programs, call the center at 919-366-2266.
The Zebulon Community Center, 301 S. Arendell Ave., has several offerings for those interested in exercise and health-related events. For more information on the following programs, call the center at 919-823-0432.
The class, instructed by Amy Scaggs, consists of age-appropriate exercises (cardio and body weight muscle work), games that include moving and a short lesson on healthy eating.
There is a five-child minimum and 12-child maximum for the classes, which will meet Thursdays from 4-5 p.m. The cost per month is $15 for residents and $20 for nonresidents.
Strength training is offered Thursdays at 9 a.m. and trekking meets Tuesdays at 9 a.m. Use your get fit pass ($25 for residents and $30 for nonresidents) or pay $5 per class.
Children ages 7-12 can take part in open gym on Tuesdays from 4:30-5:30 p.m. for $1 per visit. Open gym for youth ages 13-17 is Wednesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. for $1 per visit. And open gym for adults 18 and older is offered on Tuesdays from 6:30-8 p.m. at a cost of $2 for residents and $3 for nonresidents.