BASEBALL

TRYOUTS: 9 a.m., Sept. 6 & Sept. 13, St. Amant Park field, St. Amant, Ascension Tigers 14-under 2015 spring team. Call Troy Crook (225) 278-7875.

USSSA BATTER UP CLASSIC: Sept. 6-7, Val Riess Complex, 1201 Magistrate St., Chalmette. Ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Gulf South USSSA (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: 3 p.m., Sept. 7, DelRay fields, North Park, Denham Springs. Louisiana Hurricane 12AA team. Call Ben Moreau (225) 939-9315.

USSSA SUNDAY ONLY BATTER UP CLASSIC: Sept. 7, Val Riess Complex, Chalmette. Ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Billy Vaughn (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 7, Scrappers 14AA tournament team. Call Eric Blalock (225) 938-1426 or Ty Thomas (225) 936-8655.

FALL INSTRUCTIONAL/DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE: Mondays & Fridays, 6-7:30 p.m., Sept. 8-Oct. 10, Istrouma Baptist fields, Baton Rouge. Pitch-by-Pitch Academy for boys ages 8-14. Position fundamentals. Fee $275. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Website registration: www.istrouma.org/isoevents.

USSSA FALL CLASSIC: Sept. 13-14, Val Riess Complex, 1201 Magistrate St., Chalmette. Ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Gulf South USSSA (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 14, Baton Rouge Red Sticks under-13 AAA team for 2015 season. Call Larry Bellan (225) 921-7263.

USSSA SUNDAY-ONLY BATON ROUGE BATTLE: Sept. 14, Oak Villa Complex, Baton Rouge. Ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Billy Vaughn (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

USSSA SUNDAY-ONLY FALL CLASSIC: Sept. 14, Val Riess Complex, Chalmette. Ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Billy Vaughn (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 20, Baton Rouge Bullets 13 AAA/Major tournament/travel team. Need 1-2 players to finalize roster. Contact Rusty Brooks at 225-335-2723 or ptguru21@aol.com.

USSSA SEPTEMBER SLAM: Sept. 20-21, Val Riess Complex, 1201 Magistrate St., Chalmette. Boys ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Gulf South USSSA (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: 4 p.m., Sept. 21, Jefferson Terrace Park, 10202 Cal Road, Baton Rouge. Capital City Red Sox 10AA tournament team. Call Jonathan Mayeux (225) 252-8774. Email: jonathandmayeux@att.net.

USSSA SUNDAY ONLY SEPTEMBER SLAM: Sept. 21, Val Riess Complex, 1201 Magistrate St., Chalmette. Boys ages 7-17. Fees $150 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Billy Vaughn (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

TRYOUTS: Through September, La. Tigers for 14AAA, 3 players; 13AAA, 2 players; 12AAA, 2 players; 11AA, 5 spots; 10AA, 3 players. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. Email: leomcclure@bellsouth.net.

TRYOUTS: Through September, Rockets 9-under & 11-under teams. Call Henry Belleau (225) 939-8103 or Spencer Loe (225) 802-5133.

TRYOUTS: Through September, D-Cutters 13-under & 14-under AA/AAA tournament teams. Need 1-2 players for each team. Call Dan Canevari (225) 246-2010. Email: dcanevari@cox.net.

BASKETBALL

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

ISTROUMA DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE: Mondays & Fridays, 6-7:30 p.m., Sept. 8-Oct. 10, Istrouma Baptist gym, Baton Rouge. Boys’ skills sessions. Fee $150. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Website registration: www.istrouma.org/isoevents.

FITNESS

PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM: Mondays & Fridays, 5-6 p.m., Sept. 8-Oct. 10, Istrouma Baptist gym, Baton Rouge. Traction-led dynamic fitness regimen for ages 8-14. Fee $125. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Website registration: www.istrouma.org/isoevents.

FOOTBALL

NFL PUNT, PASS & KICK COMPETITION: 3:30 p.m., Sept. 14 & Sept. 28, NRG Community Field, New Roads. Boys & girls age groups from ages 6-15. Call Greg Johnson (225) 718-3237.

GOLF

4TH ANNUAL LSU LADY TIGER ELITE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL CLASSIC: 9 a.m. shotgun start, Sept. 4, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. 4-player teams. Singles invited. Fee $125/player includes breakfast, awards luncheon. Closest-to-pin, long-drive & hole-in-one contests. Sponsorships available. Call LSU women’s basketball office (225) 578-6643.

AJGT ROB NOEL’S BIG EASY ACADEMY FALL CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, Sept. 10 for Sept. 13-14 event, Lakewood CC, New Orleans. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $195. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

SHAQUILLE O’NEAL LSU LIFE SKILLS CLASSIC: 8 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. starts, Sept. 19, Carter Plantation, Springfield. 4-player teams in net & gross scoring. Fee $250/player includes meals. Closest-to-pin, Long Drive & Hole-in-One contests. Sponsorships available. Presented by Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital. Call Academic Center for Student-Athletes, LSU (225) 578-0385.

DUMAS BUFFALO OPEN: 8:30 a.m. shotgun start, Sept. 20, BREC Dumas Greenwood GC, Baker. Men/blue tees, seniors/white tees, ladies/green tees. Individual play, Stableford Scoring. Fee $40. Call Jason Miller or Boyd Kernan (225) 775-9166. Email: dumas@brec.org.

6TH ANNUAL JAGS ON THE GREEN TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 3, Copper Mill GC, Zachary. 2-player scramble. Fee $75/player includes breakfast, lunch, pairing party. Registration deadline Sept. 28, website EventBrite.com. Sponsorships available. Call Eric E.C. Raby (225) 733-1979 or Cross Richard (504) 231-4846. Email: jagsonthegreens@gmail.com.

LGA SENIOR FOUR-BALL CHAMPIONSHIP: Oct. 4-5, East Ridge CC, Shreveport. Louisiana Golf Association members. Call LGA (337) 265-3938. Website: www.LGAgolf.org.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE 45-OLDER LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. 3 courts. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

ISO FUN NIGHT: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 26, Istrouma Baptist Church Gym, Baton Rouge. No reservations needed. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118.

BREC FORREST PARK: 6-8 p.m., Thursdays & 6-9 p.m., Fridays. 3 courts/all ages. Call Babe English (225) 753-9634.

BREC MAYFAIR PARK: 9 a.m.-noon, Fridays. Call (225) 357-0710.

BREC/YMCA HOWELL PLACE: 5-8 p.m., Sundays. 3 courts. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905.

BREC LOVETT ROAD 21-AND-OLDER LEAGUE: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Lovett Road Park, Central. 2 courts. Call (225) 261-3621.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Sept. 2, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

RABALAIS RUN FOR LIFE: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 4, Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Baton Rouge. 5K walk/run, half-mile walk/run. Fee $25, $30 after Sept. 21. Benefits Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency. Call Lori Steele (225) 788-0092. Email: lsteele@lopa.org. Registration website: www.lopa.org.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

ISTROUMA GIRLS’ DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE: Mondays & Fridays, 6-7:30 p.m., Sept. 8-Oct. 10, Istrouma Baptist field, Baton Rouge. Girls ages 8-14. Fee $150. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Website registration: www.istrouma.org/isoevents.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: Sept. 5, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Weekly through November. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

SWIMMIng

CRAWFISH AQUATICS GROUP LESSONS: Sept. 15-Oct. 9 sessions, Mondays-Thursdays, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Parent/child, youth & adult. Fees $110-$140. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com

GUIDELINES

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: sports@theadvocate.com.