BASEBALL

MARUCCI ELITE YOUTH TOURNAMENT: Sept. 24, Rivault Park, Port Allen. Ages 6-8/coaches pitch & 9-14. Fees $235 & $295. Call Brad Cresse (225) 761-4321. Website: www.maruccielite.com

TRYOUTS: 10 a.m.-noon, Sept. 24, Traction 11-under through 14-under AAA fall/spring teams. Call Mack Chuilli (225) 753-7777. Website: www.tractioncse.com

USSSA NIT FLEUR DE LIS FALL FURY: Sept. 24-25, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. 7-under through 14-under age divisions. Fees $150 & $325. 3-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 25, Prodigy 13AA 2012 spring/summer team at Live Oak Park, Watson. Call David Stephens (225) 235-6758 or Stephen Trammell (225) 754-2168.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 25, Central Shockers 14AAA fall/2012 team. Call Tim Tullier (225) 931-2784. Email: tdconst@cox.net

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 25. LA Assassins 12AA 2012 CAYL & tournament team. Call Ben Shannon (225) 955-3770. Email:assassinsbaseball@yahoo.com

TRYOUTS: 5-7 p.m., Sept. 25, North Park, Denham Springs, La Blast 12AAA team. Call Russ Johnson (225) 802-1766.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 25, B.R. Blazers, 11AAA for 2012 season. Call Darryl Candilora (225) 266-0408 or Damien Dartez (225) 938-8644.

ISO RIGHT START PITCHING & HITTING LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 25, Istrouma Baptist Complex, Baton Rouge. Boys 4th grade through high school. Tuesdays & Thursdays Sept. 27-Oct. 20. Fee $100. Limited to 50 players in each league. Call M.L. Woodruff (225) 295-0775. Ext. 118. Email: mlwoodruff@istrouma.org

TRYOUTS: Through September, Louisiana Tigers. Need 2 players for 11 AAA/Major team; 1 player for 12 AAA/Major team; five players for 14 AAA team. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. Email: leomcclure@bellsouth.net

TRYOUTS: Through September, Ascension Mustangs 11AA fall/spring team. Call Byron Bordelon (225) 936-6393. Email: byron@bordelon.us

MOMENT IN THE SUN FALL TOURNAMENT: Oct. 1-2, Stevens Park. St. Amant. Ages 8-under through 12-under divisions. Fee $175 & $240. 4-game guarantee. Sponsored by Ascension Sun Devil 9-under team. Call Wayne Grenfell (225) 223-9470 or Scott Shepherd (225) 610-0142.

USSSA SOUTH FALL STATE TOURNAMENT: Oct. 1-2, Goldin Sportsplex, Gulfport, Miss. Ages 7-under through 12-under (Louisiana, Mississippi & Alabama teams). Fees $195 & $275. Call Rick Caver (228) 760-3474. Email: coastoutlaws@aol.com

LPR/USSSA OCTOBER CLASSIC: Oct. 8-9, Livingston Parks & Recreation, Livingston. Ages 6-under through 14-under Divisions. Fee $275. 3-game minimum. Call Deonna Israel (225) 270-0240 or Jason Buchanan (225) 313-9767.

TRYOUTS: Through Oct. 9, JackHammer 10-, 12- & 13-under 2012 tournament teams. Call Jason Kinchen (225) 931-3054.

USSSA LEGENDS OF THE FALL: Oct. 15-16, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. 7-under through 14-under age divisions. Fees $150 & $325. 3-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

LPR/USSSA FALL FURY: Oct. 22-23, Livingston Parks & Recreation, Livingston. Ages 6-under through 14-under Divisions. Fee $275. 3-game minimum. Call Deonna Israel (225) 270-0240 or Jason Buchanan (225) 313-9767.

TRYOUTS: Through Oct. 23, LA Surge, 13AA Denham Springs area-based tournament team. Needs 3 players. Call Scott Alexander (225) 803-3453/(225) 664-1342 or Bo Langelois (225) 963-0830.

BASKETBALL

SKILLS AND DRILLS: 6-7 p.m. Sept. 20 & Sept. 22, 11 a.m.-noon Sept. 24, Pointe Coupee Central, New Roads. Held Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays. Fee $20. Call Toby St. Cyr (225) 718-4100.

ROCK THE ROOF: Sept. 24, Lamar YMCA, 521 Third St., Baton Rouge. 3-on-3 tournament. Fee $50/team. Middle School, High School, Adult & over-40 divisions. Benefits YMCA Changing Lives Campaign. Call Lamar YMCA (225) 612-9622.

PENNINGTON YMCA FALL ADULT TEAM LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, C.B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 18 & older. League play Oct. 9-Dec. 18. Fee: $450 ($350 teams with jerseys). Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

MEN’S TOURNAMENT: Oct. 20-23, Walker High School, Walker. Fee $150. Double elimination. Limited to 24 teams. Slam dunk & 3-point contests. Benefits Walker High girls soccer team. Call Mike Lockhart (225) 268-9783.

CYCLING

28TH ANNUAL BIKE MS LOUISIANA REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 23 for Oct. 1-2 event; 8 a.m., Oct. 1, Hammond-to-McComb, Miss.; Oct. 2, McComb-t-Hammond. Fee $40 ($50 after Sept. 23). Cyclists also required to raise $250. SAG support. Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Louisiana. Call MS Society (800) 344-4867. Website: www.bikemslouisiana.org

BATON ROUGE BICYCLE CLUB FALL CENTURY: 7 a.m. registration, Oct. 16, start & finish at 13918 La. 421, north of St. Francisville. Fee $25, $35 on ride day (includes one-year BRBC membership). Full SAG support, lunch, rest stops. Sponsored by Baton Rouge Bike Club. Call Bruce Wickert (225) 963-8616. Website: ww.batonrougebikeclub.com

FENCING

LEWIS YMCA CLASSES: 5 p.m., Oct. 5, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 7-12. Fee $50/month members, $65 nonmembers. Call Donna Chustz (225) 924-3606.

FITNESS

TWO SIZES SMALLER: 5:30 p.m., Sept. 26, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Women’s 12-week weight-loss program. Fee $500 members, $650 nonmembers. Call Donna Chustz (225) 924-3606.

YMCA FAMILY SPLASH NIGHT: 5-7 p.m., Sept. 30, C.B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. No fee members; $5 nonmembers. Call Julian Brumfield (225) 272-9622. Email:jbrumfield@ymcabatonrouge.org

FOOTBALL

PENNINGTON YMCA FALL YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, C.B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 7-11. League play Oct. 24-Dec. 17. Fee: $45 members, $90 nonmember. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

LEWIS YMCA LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Age groups 7-8, 9-10 & 11-12. Helmets, pads required. Fee $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Eddrick Martin (225) 924-3606.

GOLF

THE WETLANDS JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Oct. 9 for Oct. 15-16 event, The Wetlands GC, Lafayette. Boys & girls ages 12-18. 36 holes. Fee $195. Call Arrowhead Junior Golf (318) 402-2446. Website:www.arrowheadjgt.com

24TH ANNUAL ESTHER WILLIAMS EAMES MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT: Noon shotgun start, Oct. 17, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. 4-player scramble. Fee $125/player. Meal, door prizes included. Closest-to-pin, men’s & women’s long-drive contests. Silent auction. Benefits Louisiana Lupus Foundation. Registration 10:30 a.m. Sponsorships available. Call Andrew Eames (225) 937-7661.

HUEY WILSON MEMORIAL CLASSIC: 9 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 24, Greystone G&CC, Denham Springs. 4-player teams. Fee $150/player, $550/team. Benefits Louisiana Hemophilia Foundation. Call LHF (800) 749-1680. Website: www.lahemo.org

KARATE

SHOTOKAN-STYLE KARATE CLASS: 7-8 p.m., Sept. 22, BREC’s Jefferson Highway Center, 8133 Jefferson Hwy., Baton Rouge. Classes same time every Thursday. Primarily for adults, classes are open to anyone 12 and older. Newcomers should wear loose fitting clothes or a gym suit. Call Jefferson Highway Center (225) 926-9834.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE 45-&-OLDER LEAGUE: 5-9 p.m. Sundays, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Fridays; 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays, BREC Cedar Ridge Park. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905.

BREC PLANK ROAD LEAGUE: 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Fridays; 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Plank Road Park, Zachary. Call Lothar Kuhn (225) 654-9743.

PENNINGTON YMCA OPEN LEAGUE: 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays, C. B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

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

BREC ANTIOCH PARK LEAGUE: 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays. Call Park Rec Center (225) 757-8316.

POLO

INAUGURAL LSU AgCENTER CLOVER CUP TOURNAMENT: Noon-4 p.m., Oct. 2, Leah Farms Equestrian Center, Folsom. Admission $25 ($10 under age 18), includes beverages/food. Benefits LSU Extension Horse programs. Call Vickie Hutchinson (225) 578-2620 or Neely Heidorn (225) 578-5338.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Sept. 20, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street, Baton Rouge. Fee $30 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

NOTE: The 2011 Athleta Iron Girl-New Orleans, Nov. 20, postponed.

SOCCER

NORTH B.R. YOUTH DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Sept. 24, 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays & 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, J.S. Clark Park, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 3-14. Fee $85. Call Nina Ball (225) 590-0730. Website: www.nbrysa.org

PENNINGTON YMCA FALL YOUTH INDOOR LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, C.B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-6. League play Oct. 24-Dec. 17. Fee: $40 members, $80 nonmember. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

LEWIS YMCA INDOOR LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Age groups 3-4 & 5-6. Shin guards, gym shoes required. Fee $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call Eddrick Martin (225) 924-3606.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 25, Extreme Heat, girls 12-under (catcher, infielders, outfielders) & 16-under (catcher, pitcher) teams. Call Kert Stuckey (225) 405-8984 or Mike Ard (225) 405-5224.

VOLLEYBALL

PENNINGTON YMCA GIRLS FALL YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Oct. 1, C.B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 9-13. League play Oct. 24-Dec. 17. Fee: $40 members, $80 nonmember. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org