SouthLake Christian Academy founded the Junior Eagles sports ministry in 2005 with the purpose of providing Lake Norman's youth with programs that teach players the fundamentals of team sports while incorporating Christian principles. The Junior Eagles leagues are open to all families in the Lake Norman area. Junior Eagles currently administers JEMA (Jr. Eagle Mat Association) in the winter, and JEBA (Jr. Eagle Basketball Association) in the spring.
Junior Eagle Authentics: Christian life principles are taught in each Junior Eagles practice and game:
The Junior Eagle Basketball Association (JEBA) is a Spring Basketball League open to the Lake Norman community, for students in 2nd through 5th grade. JEBA consist of a Six game season with practice once a week.
Practices will be held on Tuesdays from 6:15-7:15 pm for 2nd - 3rd graders and Thursdays from 6:15-7:15 pm for 4th and 5th graders.
Games will be played on Saturday mornings, 9 am 2nd-3rd grade and 10am 4th -5th grade, Practices are led by the SouthLake Christian Academy Varsity Basketball coaching staff and players and officiated by North Carolina certified referees.
Player Evaluations: Saturday March 13th, 2nd – 3rd grade 9am, 4th – 5th grade 10am
Game Dates: April 10th, 17th, 24th, May 1st, 8th, 15th