NCAC announces spring sports awards
The North Central Athletic Conference, which is home to nine Triangle 1A charter schools, released its All-Conference awards for the spring for baseball, softball, girls soccer, boys golf and boys tennis.
Below are the recognized athletes from Zebulon-based East Wake Academy.
Baseball: All-Conference, first team: Rex Johnson
Softball: Sportsmanship: East Wake Academy; All-Conference, first team: Rachel Thompson, Brooke Sanderson; second team: Rachel Stacy
Girls soccer: All-Conference, first team: Emily Stacy; second team: Gaby Toussaint
Boys golf: All-Conference: Payton Weatherspoon
Dragons open football registration
Registration is now open for the Knightdale Dragons Pop Warner football and cheer and dance season. The organization welcomes players and cheerleaders ages 5-15. Practices begin Aug. 1 at Good Hope Baptist Church on Smithfield Road and games will follow starting Aug. 29. All home games are played at East Wake Middle School. For more information or to register online visit knightdaledragons.org.
Tarheel Seniors Golf Association
The Tarheel Seniors Golf Association will hold 16 events this year across the area this spring and summer with events at The Neuse, River Ridge, Falls Village, Bentwinds, 12 Oaks, Zebulon Country Club, Lochmere, Devils Ridge and Eagle Ridge. Entry fees are $30-40 per event, which are usually held on Mondays. Four flights of play are offered. Visit tarheelseniors.com or contact Jim Pearce at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-215-7676 for more info.
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 email@example.com for more info.
Real Heroes Wrestling Club
Local high school wrestling coach Kristian Stewart is resuming the Real Heroes Wrestling Club in Johnston County. The club is for kids of all ages interested in amateur wrestling in N.C. Wrestling Association and other regional events. The club will meet at Corinth Holders High School. For info, contact Stewart at 919-365-4344 or firstname.lastname@example.org.