Eastern Wake: Sports

Sports Notes: Nov. 9

Baseball tryouts

Baseball tryouts will be held for boys ages 7-8 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 16, at the Carver Elementary baseball fields, 291 Liles Dean Road, Wendell. To register, email mdriver2@nc.rr.com with the child’s name, age, date of birth, parent’s name and email address, and contact information.

Eagles open season

The East Wake Academy boys basketball teams kicked off the winter season last week with a scrimmage against Lighthouse Christian Homeschool.

Lighthouse’s boys topped the Eagles 55-43 after jumping to a 13-8 lead through one quarter and never giving up a frame.

Senior Isaiah Rowley led East Wake Academy with 21 points, followed by 8-point outings by junior Harun Wiley and freshman Brian Wolf.

Junior Chase Hedgepeth led the Eagles in rebounds with seven.

Registrations open

Knightdale Parks and Recreation is holding 9- to 17-year-old youth basketball registration for the winter 2014 season. The fee is $37 for Knightdale residents, and $52 for non-residents. Contact Jay Chalk at 919-217-2231 for more information.