Knights, Warriors denied in Wake Invitational
The East Wake and Knightdale baseball teams came up empty-handed in the Wake County Invitational, held at Sanderson and Heritage high schools March 20-23.
Games were played that Friday, Saturday and Monday.
The Warriors fell to Fuquay-Varina 16-12 in the opening round; to Apex, 15-2, in the second round; and to Panther Creek, 7-2, on Monday.
Panther Creek shut out Knightdale, 12-0, in the second round and Fuquay-Varina defeated the Knights, 5-2, on Monday.
Registrations, tryouts open
▪ N.C. Hustle, a travel basketball team based in Knightdale, is looking for fifth-grade boys (11U) to play for the upcoming season. The fifth graders practice in the Knightdale Baptist Church gym on Thursday nights from 6-7:30 p.m. through June. For more information, contact Dexter Williams at 919-413-3014.
▪ Registration is now open for spring tennis for ages 7-12 with Zebulon Parks and Recreation. Classes are led by Brian Solik at Whitley Park and will begin Monday, April 13 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. The cost is $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents. Call 919-823-0432 for more information.
▪ TriCounty Futbol Club is accepting registration for the spring season. Information about the soccer club is available at TCFCNC.com or through Darin or Stephanie Dixon at 919-760-5126.
5K race training
Flowers Plantation’s Spring Couch to 5K will help participants train for a 5K race in a fun and supportive group. Registration covers group runs, informational sessions, training shirt, and entry into the annual Clayton Road Race 5K on May 9. For information email flowersplantation.com or call Tracy Condie at 919-553-1984.
Piedmont Bass Classics tournaments
The Piedmont Bass Classics tournament trail fishing tournaments have been set for the season. Events are held at Shearon Harris, Jordan, Kerr, Falls and Mayo lakes. Visit piedmontbassclassics.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.