TRYOUTS: Through Nov. 26, La. Phoenix, 14-under spring/summer team. Call Frank Stevens (225) 963-1303. Email:

TRYOUTS: Through Nov. 26. Louisiana Lugnuts 13AAA/Major team for 2012 season. Need one player. Call Coyt Nicholson (225) 937-8311 or Brandon Wilson (225) 963-1192.

ISO RIGHT START PITCHING & HITTING LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 29, Istrouma Baptist Complex, Baton Rouge. Boys fourth-10th grades. 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays Nov. 29-Dec. 21. Fee $100. Call Istrouma Baptist Church sports (225) 295-0775. Email:

TRYOUTS: Through November, Traction 12-under AA & 14-under AAA spring teams. Need four players per team. Call Ricky Grabert (985) 665-6027. Email:

TRYOUTS: Through November. Walker Rockets 9-under AA spring-summer team in Livingston Parish area. Call Spencer Loe (225) 802-5133.

TRYOUTS: Through November. Louisiana Havoc eight-under Coaches Pitch spring/summer team. Call Jeff Sibley (225) 532-9641.

TRYOUTS: Through November. Legendz 13-under AAA/Major team. Needs a catcher. Call John Stagg (225) 270-7077.

CYPRESS MOUNDS 2012 USSSA LEAGUES COACHES INFORMATIONAL MEETING: 6:30-8 p.m., Dec. 1 & Dec. 7, Clubhouse, Cypress Mounds, Baton Rouge. Teams in 4?14 age groups. Call Brent Guilbeaux (225) 757-5550. Email:

A.C. LEWIS YMCA/SOUTHERN U. CLINIC: 1-4 p.m., Dec. 3, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-10. Fee $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606.

USSSA NIT WINTER WALK-OFF: Dec. 10-11, Cypress Mounds Complex, 7-under through 14-under, open-age divisions. Fees $150 & $325. Three-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email:

TRYOUTS: Through December, BR Astros, 9-year-old kid’s pitch Cypress Mounds league/tournament team. Needs two-three players. Call Craig Sturiale (504) 400-2962. Email:

TRYOUTS: Through December, 12AA CAYL/tournament team. Call Ben Shannon (225) 955-3770. Email:


WEST FELICIANA PARISH PARKS & REC NBA JUNIOR REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 23. League play begins Jan. 7-14. Co-Ed leagues for 6-under; boys and girls 8-under, 10-under, 12-under and 14-under leagues. Fees $50/in-parish player, $72/nonparish player. Age group birth date Jan. 1. Call WFPPRD (225) 784-8447.

ISO ABOVE-THE-RIM DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 27 for league beginning Nov. 28 (4-5:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays). League ages fifth through eighth grade. Fee is $125 (jersey provided). Website:

HOLIDAY CLASSIC: Dec. 2-4, Gonzales Middle School, Gonzales. Boys and girls middle school teams only. Fee $50. Call Dwayne Andrews (225) 223-3169.

TRYOUTS: 3 p.m., Dec. 3-4, East Ascension High, Gonzales. Ascension Jaguars, boys fourth- to sixth-grade teams. Call Travis Turner (225) 975-6895 or Tyler Turner (225) 603-3159.

PENNINGTON YMCA WINTER YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 23. League play Jan. 9-March 12. Ages 3-17. Fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email:

LEWIS YMCA WINTER YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 23. Boys and girls ages 3-17 in seven age groups (boys only age 15-17). League play begins Jan. 8. Eight-game guarantee. Fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606.


LEWIS YMCA WINTER PROGRAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 23. Ages 3-12. Fees $45 members, $85 nonmembers. Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606.


USSSA GOBBLER CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Nov. 23 for Nov. 26-27 event, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. Boys and girls ages 9-18 in three age divisions. Fees $80/ages 9-11, $160/ages 12-18. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Website:

RIVERLANDS WEEKLY TOURNAMENT: 8:30 a.m. tee time, Riverlands CC, LaPlace. Fee $32. Call Pro Shop (985) 652-6316.


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 and 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 and Thursdays, C. B. Pennington Jr. YMCA, Baton Rouge. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email:

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.


HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Nov. 22, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street, Baton Rouge. Fee $30 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

18th-ANNUAL BATON ROUGE BEACH MARATHON/HALF-MARATHON: 7 a.m., Dec. 3, Milfred Wampold Park/Baton Rouge Beach, Stanford Avenue, Baton Rouge. Fee $75/half-marathon, $85/marathon. Packet pickup 6-9 p.m., Dec. 2 Marriott, 5500 Hilton Ave. Call Craig Watson (225) 292-3800/(225) 324-3123.


LEWIS FALL LESSONS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Nov. 24, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 6 months and older. Fee $55 members/$100 nonmembers. Call Abby Craanen (225) 924-3606.