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: 5 p.m., Aug. 30, Prodigy 8U/coaches pitch team, Live Oak Ball Park, Watson. Call Chad Klug (225) 573-9813 or Ron McCabe (225) 262-9914. Email: prodigylabb@gmail.com.

TRYOUTS: 3-6 p.m., Aug. 30, USSSA LA River Bats 13U AA tournament team, Lovett Road Park, Central. Call Jared Forbes (225) 573-4790 or Daniel Miller (225) 445-7027. Email: dkmiller06@yahoo.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 6, Bullets 14 AAA/Major 2015-2016 tournament team. Call Rusty Brooks (225) 335-2723. Email: ptguru21@aol.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 6, Saints 10U, 12U & 13U AA & AAA teams. Call David Kibbe (225) 963-0330. Dates/times website: www.SaintsYouthBaseball.com.

TRYOUTS: Sept. 15, La. Tigers, USSSA 9U through 14U travel teams. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012/Email: leomcclure@bellsouth.net.

PITCH-BY-PITCH INSTRUCTIONAL LEAGUE: Tuesdays & Thursday, Sept. 15-Oct. 22, Runnels High School, Baton Rouge. Hitting, defense, pitching fundamentals in 9-13 & 14-18 age groups. Call Ryan Frith (225) 337-2491. Email: rfrith17@cox.net.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 20, Dragons 14U team. Call Taylor Hubert (225) 247-2340. Email: dragonsbaseball14u@gmail.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 20, Varsity Elite, 9U through 14U AAA teams. Call Scott Kirby (225) 610-3376. Website: varsityelitebaseball.com.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 27, 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.

FUNDAMENTALS TRAINING: Aug. 30 start, Hosanna Christian Academy, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls all ages. Call Dajerone Barber (225) 933-6443 or Titus Randle (225) 806-0225.

GOLF

USSSA BACK-2-SCHOOL THREE ENTRY DEADLINE: Aug. 26 for Aug. 29-30 event, Tamahka Trails GC, Marksville. Boys girls ages 9-18. Fees $100/ages 9-11 (18 holes) & $175/ages 12-18 (36 holes). Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Email: robert.boudreaux@usssa.com.

BREC-HOWELL PARK THURSDAY BEST-BALL TOURNAMENT: 5 p.m. shotgun start, Thursday, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. 9-holes, stroke play with blind-draw partner. Fee $18. Call Jason Miller (225) 357-9292.

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

AJGT BIG EASY JUNIOR FALL CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, Sept. 10 for Sept. 12-13, 36-hole event, Lakewood CC, New Orleans. Ages 11-18. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

LION UP SCRAMBLE: 2 p.m. shotgun start, Sept. 11, Greystone G&CC, Denham Springs. 4-player teams. Fee $125/player included lunch. Closest-to-hole & long-drive contests. Benefits SLU’s Lion Athletics Association. Sponsorships available. Call Tom Dawsey (985) 549-5226. Email: tdawsey@selu.edu.

KICKBALL

ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: Aug. 28, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

PICKLEBALL

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.

ISO JULY GAMES: 7 p.m. Tuesdays through July 28, Bain Gym, Istrouma Baptist, Baton Rouge. Call ML Woodruff (225) 610-0596/Email: mwoodruff@istrouma.org.

REC PLANK ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. 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.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Aug. 25, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

18TH-ANNUAL 100 BLACK MEN OF ST. MARY PARISH 5K FUN RUN/WALK: 8 a.m., Sept. 5, Everett & Front Streets, Morgan City. Fee $25, $15 seniors, $12 no T-shirt option. Benefits St. Mary Parish scholarships. Call Clarence Robinson Jr. (985) 255-9775 or Howard Casey (985) 312-2154. Registration website: www.kbze.com/2013.html.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: Aug. 28, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

SWIMMING

CRAWFISH AQUATICS FALL BABIES/MOMMY & ME LESSONS: Aug. 31-Sept. 23 in 2-week 10 a.m. Monday-Thursday sessions. Ages 6 months-2 years. Fee $120/session. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS FALL SWIMMING LESSONS: Aug. 31-Sept. 24 in 2-week morning/evening Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday sessions. Ages 3-12. Fee $140/session. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS NOVICE GROUP: Aug. 31-Nov. 19, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. 4:30 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 6 p.m. ages 4-12 year olds. Advanced lessons & pre-swim team group. Various fees. Call Ashley Stevenson (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

MANSHIP Y TEAM: 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays & Thursdays, Aug. 31-Nov. 1, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 6-18. Fees $25 & $60/members, $120 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email bbabin@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS HOMESCHOOL DEVELOPMENTAL GROUP: Sept. 8-Nov. 19, 10-11 a.m. Wednesdays or 1-2 p.m. Tuesdays/Thursdays. Various fees. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Helen Cavana (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS DEVELOPMENTAL COMPETITIVE TEAM: Aug. 31-Dec. 3. 4:30 p.m./ages 5-8, 5:30 p.m./9-older. Various fees. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Kayla Dicharry (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.