MAJOR LEAGUE PITCH, HIT & RUN: 1 p.m., April 25, Emmitt Douglas Park, 10th Street, New Roads. Boys & girls in 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 & 13-14 age groups. No fee. Birth certificates required. Winners advance to Sectional competition. Call Greg Johnson (225) 718-3238. Email:


YOUTH TOURNAMENT: April 18-19, Family Christian Academy, Baton Rouge. Grades 5-8. Fee $125/team. 3-game guarantee. Call James Holmes (225) 252-8840.

MOTHER’S DAY SATURDAY BOYS AAU ONE-DAY TOURNAMENT: May 9, Thibodaux. 5th, 6th & 7th grade teams. Fee $175. 3-game guarantee. Call Brian Rhodes (985) 438-0953.

LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext 118.


FIREQUEST DUMAS LEAGUE: Through July 7, BREC Dumas GC, Baker. Registration $40, weekly fee $20. Best Bass format with blind draw for weekly partner with points total to determine league winner. Call Jason Miller or Boyd Kernan (225) 775-9166. Email:

MIZUNO/USSSA LAFAYETTE CUP ENTRY DEADLINE: 10 p.m., April 15 for April 18-19 event, two sites. Boys ages 9-11 & girls ages 9-18, Les Vieux Chenes GC, Youngsville; boys 12-18, The Wetlands GC, Lafayette. Fees $100 & $175. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Email:

ALPHA PHI ALPHA TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m. shotgun start, April 18, Santa Maria GC, 19301 Perkins Rd., Baton Rouge. 4-player scramble. Fee $100/player. Entry deadline April 11. Closest-to-pin, straight-drive & hole-in-one contests. Call Art Dubriel (225) 939-2213 or Todd Sterling (225) 229-1906.

14th ANNUAL PHS GREEN DEVIL CLASSIC: 1 p.m. shotgun start, April 20, The Island CC, Plaquemine. 4-player scramble. Fee $125/player includes dinner, long-drive and closest-to-pin contests. Sponsorships available. Call Mary Gaye David (225) 776-1694.

AJGT THE WETLANDS JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, April 22 for April 25-26 event, The Wetlands GC, Lafayette. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website:

HAITI MISSION CHARITY TOURNAMENT/SILENT AUCTION: 8 a.m. & 1 p.m. flights, April 27, Ellendale CC, Houma. 4-player scramble. Fee $600/team. Long-drive, closest-to-pin & hole-in-one contests. Call Don Robinson (985) 209-3228.

17TH ANNUAL WALTER BANKS SR. KAPPA CLASSIC: 1 p.m. shotgun start, May 2, Cooper Mill GC, 2100 Copper Mill Boulevard, Zachary. 4-player scramble. Fee $100/player. Long-drive & closest-to-pin contests. Sponsorships available. Benefits Baton Rouge Kappa Foundation. Call Kenneth Wright (225) 907-7983. Email:

6TH ANNUAL CARTER PLANTATION COMMUNITY TOURNAMENT: 1 p.m., May 11, Carter Plantation GC, Springfield. 4-player scramble. Fee $600/team. Field limited to 36 teams. Benefits Springfield Fire Department & Historic Carter House Society. Sponsorships available. Call Andre Caldwell (225) 294-9855 or Email John Mundinger:

HERITAGE RANCH BENEFIT TOURNAMENT: 1 p.m. shotgun start, May 15, Copper Mill GC, Zachary. 4-player teams. Fee $150/player. Sponsorships available. Benefits HR Christian Children’s Home. Call Tara King (225) 658-1800. Email:


ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: April 17, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.


BREC CEDAR RIDGE LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

BREC FORREST PARK: 6-9 p.m., Thursdays & Fridays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC LOVETT ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Central. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC PLANK ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.


HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., April 14, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

MS WALK: 9 a.m., April 18, North Boulevard Town Square, Baton Rouge. 5K & walk for Multiple Sclerosis. 8 a.m. registration. Call Alexandra Jeannot (504) 322-3779. Email:

UNITEDHEALTHCARE IRONKIDS SERIES: 9 a.m., April 18, South Shore Harbor Marina, 6701 Stars & Stripes Boulevard, New Orleans. Ages 3-15 on the N.O. Ironman course. Fee $15 includes no fee admission to Boys & Girls Club of New Orleans. 7-:30 a.m. registration. Website registration:

SOUTHEASTERN LA FCA 5K RUN/WALK: 8 a.m. check-in, 9 a.m. race, April 18, Train Station Park, Denham Springs. Fee $20, $25 race day, $10 student discount. Call Mike DiMaria (225) 953-0516. Website registration:

HAT RUN: 8 a.m., April 25, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. 5K run/walk & 1-mile fun run/walk. 7 a.m. registration. “Wear a Wacky Hat” event for skin protection. Fees $25/adults, $15/15 and younger; $30 & $20 after April 22. Call Sarah Lomax Gray (225) 421-1166. Email:

MARCH FOR BABIES/BATON ROUGE: 7:30 a.m. registration, 9:15 a.m. march, April 25, AZ Young Park-Downtown, 755 Third Street, Baton Rouge.

MARCH FOR BABIES/NEW ORLEANS: 7:30 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. march, April 25, City Park

1 Palm Drive, New Orleans.

MARCH FOR BABIES/NEW IBERIA: 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. march, April 25, City Park, 300 Parkview Drive, New Iberia.

20TH ANNUAL ST. THOMAS MORE EAGLE 5K: 8 a.m., May 2, St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 11441 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge. 5K roadrace/walk & 1-mile fun run/walk. Fee $20, $25 after April 25. Registration 7:30 a.m., STM Activity Center, Dartmoor Drive. In conjunction with St. Thomas More Parish Festival. Running shoes for overall & masters winners. Call Kevin Talbot (225) 293-3337 or STM Parish office (225) 275-3940.

MARCH FOR BABIES/LAFAYETTE: 8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. march, May 2, Girard Park, 500 Girard Park Drive, Lafayette.

THE GREAT HUEY LONG BRIDGE RUN: 8 a.m., May 9, 800 South Clearview Parkway, Harahan. 5K run/walk. Shuttles to Bridge City starting line. Finish at Clearview & Jefferson Highway. Fee $30, $35 after May 2. Second in 2015 Louisiana Bridge Run Series. Call Chuck George (504) 884-7565. Website registration:


FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: April 17, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

ISO MEN’S LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through April 26, Istrouma Sports Organization, Baton Rouge. College age & older. 12-team, May 4-June 26 league. Fee $400/team. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775. Website:


LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION RENEWAL COURSE: April 25-26, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Fee $175. Email Marcus Dyer: Website registration:

PRIVATE LESSONS: Through April 30, 4 day sessions per week. Youths & adults. Fee $160/week. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration:

FAMILY LESSONS: April 30 next session registration deadline, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Four 45-minute sessions. Ages 4 years and older. Fee $99 member families, $126 nonmembers. Call A. C. Lewis Y (225) 924-3606.

TEAM & HOMESCHOOL GROUP PRACTICES: Through April 30, developmental teams. Crawfish teams 4:30 p.m./ages 4-8; 5:30 p.m./9-and-older; 1-2 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursday for homeschool. Fee based on group placement. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Kayla Dicharry (225) 769-4323/CA team and Helen Cavana (225) 769-4323/homeschool.

GROUP LESSONS: Through April 30. 2-week/4-per-week sessions or 4-week/2-per-week sessions. Ages 3-12. Fees $140. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323.

TRI PROGRAM: Swim/cycle/run training, 4 p.m. Friday swim & 7:30 a.m. Saturday cycle/run. Fees vary. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Email Shelly Johnston:


The deadline for Fun & Fitness Calendar notices is 5 p.m. Friday. Notices will be accepted four weeks in advance of the event. Submissions must include activity/sport, date, time, site, entry fees, entry deadlines, the full name of contact person(s) and telephone numbers with area code. Only two contacts with telephone numbers/Email addresses will be published. Submit notices to: Fun & Fitness Calendar, Advocate Sports, P.O. Box 588, Baton Rouge LA 70821. FAX (225) 388-0318. Email: