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.

UMPIRES NEEDED: 18-and-older with baseball/softball experience and/or umpire experience for Central Area Youth League’s Monday-Thursdays beginning March 21. Call Henry Goudeau (225) 202-6127.

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL

ISTROUMA SPORTS ORGANIZATION LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 15, Istrouma Baptist, Baton Rouge. Spring leagues for boys and girls ages 4-14, 8-game April 30-June 11 seasons. Fee $95. Mandatory evaluations & uniform sizing 6:30-7:30 p.m. March 15. Practices begin April 4. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775. Website: www.istrouma.org/baseball.

BASKETBALL

MONDAY MORNING & LUNCH BUNCH GAMES: 6:30 a.m. Mondays & noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext 118.

J.S.A. MARCH MADNESS: March 24-26, multiple gyms, Baton Rouge. Boys grades 3-12 divisions. Fee $200. Sponsored by Junior Sports Association, & Faith Lions. Call Joseph London (225) 505-6758. Website registration: www.jsabasketball.com.

BOYS’ TOURNAMENT: March 25, Westdale Middle School, 5650 Claycut, Baton Rouge. Boys’ 14U, 12U & 10U divisions. Single elimination. Fee $35/team. Call Leonard Jackson (225) 421-4388.

ISO GIRLS DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE: Mondays & Thursdays, April 4-28, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. Girls grades 2-8. Coach Taylor Walker instructor. 5:30-6:30 p.m./grades 2-4 & 6:30-7:30 p.m./ Grades 5-8. Fee $125. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Registration website: www.istrouma.org/basketball.

BOXING

BREC GYM: Open daily, BREC North 14th Street Boxing Gym, 100 North 14th St, Baton Rouge. For more information call (225) 343-0228 or ahawkins@brec.org.

CHEER

YMCA SPRING PRACTICE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 8, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Practice begins April 14. Saturday games begin April 23. Fee $50 members, $100 nonmembers. Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

CPR/FIRST AID

PROFESSIONAL RESCUER SESSION: 5-8 p.m., March 16, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 16 & older. Fees $60 members, $90 nonmembers. Preregistration required. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

GOLF

AJGT ROB NOEL’S SPRING JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, March 16 for March 19-20, Money Hill GC, Abita Springs. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

AJGT FARM D’ALLIE JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, April 6 for April 9-10 event, Farm d’Allie GC, Carencro. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

JESUIT HIGH CLASSIC: 8 a.m. & 1 p.m. shotgun starts, April 8, English Turn G&CC, One Clubhouse Drive, New Orleans. Four-player scramble. Fees $110 & $135/player includes meals. Sponsorships available. Call Krista Roeling (504) 483-3839. Email: roeling@jesuitnola.org. Registration website: www.jesuitnola.org.

TERRACON BENEFIT FOR CASA: 11 a.m., April 11, University Club, Baton Rouge. 4-player scramble. 9:30 a.m. registration. Fee $150/player, $550/team. Benefits Capital Area CASA Association. Sponsorships available. Call Lisa Smith (225) 239-2644. Email: Lisa.Smith@terracon.com.

INAUGURAL WOODLAWN PANTHER FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m. & 1 p.m. tee times, April 18, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. 4-player scramble. Fee $80/player includes meal. Call Wendell Evers (225) 939-3322 or Daniel Luquet (504) 644-3569.

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 & 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 Johnny Venezia (985) 707-4656.

RUNNING-WALKING

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

PROVIDENCE CORPORATE CUP: 9 a.m., March 19, North Boulevard at 4th Street, Baton Rouge. Individual, 4 levels of division teams & “fun” teams 5K run/walk. Fees $25/singles, $75-$100, Add $5/person after March 1. No race-day registration. Call PCC office (225) 768-5900. Email: corporatecup@providenceeng.com.

LSO FOUNDATION HAT RUN: 8 a.m., April 16, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 6400 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. 5K, 1-mile Hat Run & children’s activities. Sponsored by Lauren Savoy Olinde Foundation for skin cancer awareness. Free skin cancer screening. Fee $30/adults, $15/15-younger, adults $35 after April 13. Website: www.thehatrun.com.

SOFTBALL

FUN & FROLIC CLUB: 9 a.m.-noon, Sundays, Roosevelt Mall, City Park, New Orleans. Weekly pick-up softball games. Club founded in 1922. Fee $15/month. Men 18-older. No registration required. Call Jay Royal (504) 858-8547.

CO-ED RECREATIONAL LEAGUE NEEDS TEAMS: Sign-up through April 12 for Tuesday evening March 29-May 24 league at Evans Park, Freret at Dufossat Streets, New Orleans. Fee $45/player, negotiable team fees based on roster players. Email Jeffrey Peterman: jpete@netscape.com.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

ASCENSION YOUTH ASSOCIATION REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 15, Butch Gore Park, Gonzales. Girls ages 6-17. Fee $60/player. Call BJ Romano (225) 270-3610. Registration website: Leaguelineup.com/AYSA.

SWIMMING/FITNESS

PENNINGTON Y LESSONS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 17 for 530 p.m. or 6:05 p.m. Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday March 21-April 15, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 6 months-adults. Fee $60 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSE: March 19-20, 27 or April 9-10, 17, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Fee $225. Email Marcus Dyer, marcus@crawfishaquatics.com.

MANSHIP Y GROUP LESSONS: March 21-April 14, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 6 months & older. Fees $60 members, $105 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

PENNINGTON Y TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 31. Team practice 5:15-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays through May 13, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-18. Meets Fridays p.m. & Saturdays a.m.. Fee $25-$60 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

SUMMER LEAGUE PREP CLINICS: 4:30-6 p.m., April 8, 15, 22, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge.Ages 6-older. Need to swim 25 yards free. Fee $10. Email Helen Cavana: helen@crawfishaquatics.com.

SPRING LESSONS: April 4-27, morning Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday sessions; afternoon 2-week sessions March 21-31, April 4-14. Ages 3-12. Fee $145. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323.

TERRIFIC TURTLES LESSONS: 6 45-minute one-on-one lessons for children & adults with disabilities, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fee $80 members, $120 nonmembers. Call Heather Shaw (225) 272-9622. Email: hshaw@ymcabr.org.

TRI-PROGRAM TRAINING: Swim/cycle/run program. 4 p.m. Wednesdays run/fitness, 7:30 a.m. Saturdays cycle/run & varied weekly swim practice. Fee vary. Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Email Shelly Johnston: shelly@crawfishtri.com. Website: www.crawfishtri.com.

CRAWFISH AQUAFIT + WELLNESS: Tuesdays/Thursdays 8-8:45 a.m. & 9:30-10:15 a.m.; Mondays/Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Fridays 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.

TRACK & FIELD

U.S. EXPRESS CLUB PRACTICE: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays, Independence Park; 1-3 p.m. Saturdays, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 5-18. Call Byron Turner (225) 892-3489. Email: byronturner@usexpresstrackclub.org.