BASEBALL

BREC UPPER DECK BATTING CAGES: Open daily, BREC Milton Womack Park, 6201 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403. Email: rsmith@brec.org.

TRYOUTS: Through Oct. 31, Redsticks 14 AAA/Major 2016 team. Call Robert Samson (225) 776-1570 or Randy Hamilton (225) 938-1660. Email: rsamson3@cox.net.

BASKETBALL

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

3-ON-3 TOURNAMENT: Oct. 31, Albertson’s parking lot, 15232 George O’Neal Road, Baton Rouge. Men/Boys & Women/Girls Rookie/grades 6-8, Pro/grades 9-12 grades, All-Star/18-23 years old, Dream Team/24-older & Hall of Fame/34-older divisions. Fee $100/team. Cash awards. Cash prizes in Slam Dunk, 3-Point & $10,000 Hot Shot contests. Sponsored by Woodlawn Baptist Church. Call Laramie Minga (225) 753-1667/Email: laramie@wbcbr.org. Website registration: www.connect3on3.com.

ISO YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Nov. 8, early sign-up, Istrouma Sports Organization, Istrouma Baptist, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 4-14. Fee $75, $85 after Oct. 4, $95 after Nov. 8. Evaluations Nov. 16-17. Call ML Woodruff (225) 610-0596. Email: mwoodruff@istrouma.org. Online registration: www.istrouma.org/basketball.

JEFFERSON PARISH LEAGUES: Monday-Thursday leagues, East Bank & West Bank sites in Jefferson Parish. 10-game guarantee. Fees $365-375. Corporate & alumni teams included. Call New Jefferson Sports/Dickie Rotharmel (504) 575-6266.

CAPITAL AREA YMCA WINTER LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 15. Ages 3-17. Fee $50 members, $100 nonmembers. Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

GENERAL

SPORTS MINISTRY COACHES ACCREDITATION COURSE: 6:30-8 p.m., Oct. 21, Room 217, Hope Building, Istrouma Baptist, Baton Rouge. 5-week course. Call ML Woodruff (225) 610-0596. Email: mwoodruff@istrouma.org. Online registration: www.istrouma.org/coachesandofficials.

GOLF

HOWELL PARK WEEKLY TUESDAY TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Tuesdays, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play. Ages 49-under/blue tees, ages 50-68/white tees, 68-older/gold tees, ladies/red Tees. Fee $20. Call Don Breaux (225) 205-0198.

AJGT CROWN BUICK FALL JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, Oct. 22 for Oct. 24-25, 36-hole event, Oak Course at Beau Chene, Mandeville. Ages 11-18. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

HOWELL PARK WEEKLY THURSDAY SHOOTOUT: 5 p.m., Thursdays, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. 4-station shootout. Fee $13. Call Jason Miller (225) 226-6132.

21ST-ANNUAL LSU BASEBALL ALUMNI TOURNAMENT: 7:30 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 23, Greystone G&CC, Denham Springs. 4-player scramble. Fee $100 LSU baseball alumni, $275 public, includes meals & goody bag. Field limited to 32 teams/128 players. Closest-to-hole & long-drive contests. Call LSU Baseball (225) 578-0082. Email: wdavis9@lsu.edu.

HOWELL PARK PINK OUT TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Oct. 24, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play, multiple flights, Ladies flight. Fee $30. Call Howell Park Pro Shop (225) 957-9292.

HOWELL PARK SUNDAY TOURNAMENT: 8:30 a.m., Sunday’s, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play. Fee $45. Call Pro Shop (225) 357-9292.

9TH-ANNUAL ST. THOMAS MORE MEN’S CLUB/GREG BROWN MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT: 12:30 p.m. shotgun start, Oct. 26, Greystone CC, Denham Springs. 4-player scramble. Fee $150/player, $600/team includes driving range, lunch, dinner. 10:30 a.m. check-in, 11:30 a.m. lunch. Sponsorships available. Benefits STM Men’s Club community service activities. Call Sal Quartararo (225) 806-1460. Email: squartararo@cox.net.

25TH-ANNUAL NEW ORLEANS LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE TOURNAMENT: 11:30 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 26, English Turn G&CC, 1 Clubhouse Drive, New Orleans. 4-player scramble. Fee $1,250/team. Benefits National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana. Call NKFL (504) 861-4500. Website: www.kidneyla.org.

LOUISIANA FALL CHALLENGE ENTRY DEADLINE: Oct. 28 for Nov. 7-8 event, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. Boys 11-12, 13-14, 15-18 & Girls 11-14, 15-18 age divisions/36 holes. Fees $189/HJGT members, $234/nonmembers. Qualifiers for Nov. 28-29 Hurricane Cup & Dec. 5-6 nationals. Registration website: hjgt.org. Call HJGT (904) 379-2697. Email: info@hjgt.org.

20TH ANNUAL ACADIANA RENAL PHYSICIANS LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE TOURNAMENT: 11:30 a.m. shotgun start, Nov. 9, Oakbourne CC, Lafayette. 4-player scramble. Fee $1,000/team. Benefits National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana. Call Bali Riles (337) 981-5156. Website: www.kidneyla.org.

GYMNASTICS

COED CLASSES: Oct. 21-Dec. 16, Paula Manship YMCA Kinder Gym, Baton Rouge. Ages 31/2-19 in three age/experience divisions. Fees $50-$60 members, $90-$100 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Decoteau (225) 767-9622. Email: rdecoteau@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

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

BREC HIGHLAND ROAD PARK: 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m. – noon Fridays; 8 a.m. – noon Saturdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225)273-6403.

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.

JOHN SLIDELL PARK GYM: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Open to public. Call Call Johnny Venezia (985) 707-4656.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Oct. 20, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

6TH ANNUAL CANE FIELD CLASSIC: 8 a.m., Oct. 24, Margaret Plantation, Port Allen. 1-mile, 2-mile, 4-mile & “Machete Challenge.” Fees $15-$60. Website: www.active.com.

RUN FOR THE RANCH: 8:30 a.m., Oct. 24, 51453 La. 443, Loranger. 5k & 1-mile walk/run benefits Lighthouse Ranch for Boys. Fees $20-$30. Website: www.active.com.

CAMERON’S SHOES 5K: 8 a.m., Oct. 24, City Hall, Eunice. 5k walk/run. Fee. $30. Email: info@cameronsshoes.org. Website registration: www.imATHLETE.com.

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST FEAST ON THE LEVEE: 8 a.m., Oct. 25, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 402 South Kirkland Drive, Brusly. 5K race & 1-mile fun run. Fee $20. Call Jamie Chustz (225) 749-4695 or Cherie Prejean (225)749-4696.

MOCKLER BEVERAGE OKTOBERFEST RUN: 8:30 a.m., Oct. 31, Mockler Beverage, 11811 Reiger Rd., Baton Rouge. 3-mile roadrace & half-mile Nesquik Kid’s Race. Fees: None for Kid’s Race, $23 ($22 Club South members), $15 no T-shirt option. $25 after Oct. 23, $30 race day. Call Mockler (225) 408-4283. Registration website: www.imathlete.com.

BATON ROUGE BORN TO RUN: 9 a.m., Nov. 7, Town Square, North Boulevard, Baton Rouge. 5K & 1-mile run/walk. Fee $30. Benefits Woman’s New Life Center, Baton Rouge. Call Katie Richard (225) 218-4862/Email: krichard@womansnewlife.com.

FOURTH PURPLE STRIDE NEW ORLEANS: 8 a.m., Nov. 8, Roosevelt Mall, City Park, New Orleans. Family friendly 5k timed run. Fees $10-$30/youth & adult timed/untimed, $15-$35 race day. No fee for “striders.” T-shirt deadline Oct. 18. Call Samantha de Castro (504) 952-4485. Website registration: www.purplestride.org/neworleans.

SOCCER

YOUTH INDOOR REGISTRATION: Through Oct. 26, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-6. Fee $40 members, $70 nonmembers. Weekly practice. Games begin Nov. 7. Call Kevin Franklin (225) 924-3606. Email: kfranklin@ymcabr.org.

SWIMMING

A.C. LEWIS Y FALL LESSONS: Oct. 26-Nov. 20, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. 8 classes/2-week sessions. Indoor pools. Fees $60 members, $105 nonmembers. Call Jonathan Lee (225) 924-3606. Website registration: www.ymcabr.org.

MANSHIP Y FALL LESSONS: Through Nov. 5 in two-per-week sessions, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fees $60 members, $105 nonmembers per session. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

CRAWFISH AQUAFIT + WELLNESS: Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:15-7:15 a.m. & 9:30-10:15 a.m. and Mondays/Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 a.m. 8 classes. Fee $80. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Ashley Stevenson (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishwellness.com.

A.C. LEWIS Y TERRIFIC TURTLES ADAPTIVE LESSONS: Through Nov. 20, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. 6 lessons in heated pool. Fees vary. Call Jonathan Lee (225) 924-3606. Email: jlee@ymcabr.org.

A.C. LEWIS Y FAMILY LESSONS: Through Nov. 21, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-adult. Four 45 minute lessons. Fees: $99 members & $126 nonmembers for family of 4 ($20 additional family members). Call Jonathan Lee (225) 924-3606. Email: jlee@ymcabr.org.