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Sports Notes

Youth soccer classes

Eastgate Park is offering monthly soccer classes for children ages 5-7 and 8-10 in January, February, March and April.

The four-week sessions kick off on the first Saturday of each month with the weekly one-hour classes beginning at 11 a.m for 8-10 year olds and noon for 5-7 year olds.

Programs are $43 per month and children must be pre-registered.

For more information or to register, go to parks.raleighnc.gov.

Youth Lacrosse leagues

Raleigh Parks & Recreation is offering youth lacrosse leagues for the spring season for boys and girls in second through eighth grades.

Registration will be held Thursday, Jan. 14 through Monday, Jan. 25 at all Raleigh Parks & Recreation community centers.

The cost is $48 for Raleigh residents and $60 for non-city residents.

Shaw University Softball Challenge Clinic

Raleigh Parks & Recreation and Shaw University will host the Shaw University Softball Challenge Clinic on Saturday, Feb. 16.

Players from 26 NCAA Division II colleges will offer instruction from 8-10:30 a.m. to youth softball players ages 8-14.

The free clinic will be held at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex, 1201 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh.

Register at any Raleigh Parks and Recreation community center or online through RecLink until Friday, Feb. 8. Registration is limited to 100 participants.