BASEBALL

TRYOUTS: Through July 6, Baton Rouge Bullets 12-year-old tournament team. Call Rusty Brooks (225) 335-2723. Email: ptguru21@aol.com.

5TH ANNUAL BULLETS BASH: July 26-27, 8-year-old kids pitch & 7-year-old coaches pitch tournaments. Call Rusty Brooks (225) 335-2723. Email: ptguru21@aol.com.

TRYOUTS: Through July, 10AAA & 11AAA teams, Suire’s Academy, Gonzales. Call Kyle Suire (225) 644-1965. Email: ksbaseballacademy@gmail.com.

BASKETBALL

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

JULY 4TH SHOOTOUT: July 5-6, Family Christian Academy, Baton Rouge. Boys 12-under through 17-under age divisions (7th-12th grades). Fee $100/team. 2-game guarantee. Call James Holmes (225) 252-8840.

BALL OUT CLASSIC: July 11-13, Port Allen High School, Port Allen. Boys & girls 10-under through 18-under age divisions. Fee $150/team. 3-game guarantee. Call Jackie Bayonne (225) 726-9119. Email: jackiebayonne@gmail.com.

FAITH LIONS PRE-NATIONAL TUNE-UP: July 11-13, Woodlawn High School, Baton Rouge. Boys 3rd through 11th grades divisions. Fee $175/team. 3-game guarantee. AAU event. Call Joseph London (225) 505-6758. Email: faithlions07@gmail.com.

GOLF

BREC/DUMAS LEAGUE: 5 p.m., Tuesdays through July 29, Dumas GC, Baker. 2-player teams including women in scramble, shamble, best-ball, alternate-shot & combined-score formats. Fee $40/player or $18/week. Call Boyd Kernan (225) 775-9166. Email: dumas@brec.org.

LWGA JUNIOR GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP: July 8-10, Money Hill G&C Club, Abita Springs. Sponsored by La. Women’s Golf Association. Call Cathy Campbell (985) 785-2502. Registration website: www.lwgagolf.com.

LGA JUNIOR AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP: July 9-11, Links on the Bayou, Alexandria. Open to Louisiana Golf Association members. Call LGA (337) 265-3938. Website: www.LGAgolf.org.

20TH ANNUAL BUDWEISER-BRADLEY FOUR-BALL: July 11-13, Oak Knoll CC, Country Club Drive, Hammond. 2-player teams. Best-Ball format. Fee $500/team includes practice round. Field limited to 96 teams. Ages 70 & older play from white tees. Cash prizes. July 11 dinner, calcutta, July 12-13 flighted event. Call Ronnie Averett (985) 974-3954. Email: bradley4ball@yahoo.com.

AJGT WASTE MANAGEMENT JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, July 12 for July 15-16 event, Carter Plantation GC, Springfield. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $215. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

U.S. AMATEUR QUALIFIER: July 14, Links on the Bayou, Alexandria. Call Louisiana Golf Association (337) 265-3938. Website: www.LGAgolf.org.

PADDLING

5TH ANNUAL PADDLE BATTLE: 8:30 a.m. July 26 (7:30 a.m. registration), Baton Rouge Beach, Stanford Avenue, Baton Rouge. Relay, 1-Mile, 2-Mile & Kids (ages 6-15) races. Paddleboard rental available. Benefits Everybody Plays Sports. Call Lacey Witte (225) 328-5000 or Walker Higgins (225) 937-7564. Email: muddywaterpaddlecompany@gmail.com.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE 45-OLDER LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. 3 courts. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

ISO FUN NIGHT: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Istrouma Baptist Church Gym, Baton Rouge. No reservations needed. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118.

BREC FORREST PARK: 6-8 p.m., Thursdays & 6-9 p.m., Fridays. 3 courts/all ages. Call Babe English (225) 753-9634.

BREC MAYFAIR PARK: 9 a.m.-noon, Fridays. Call (225) 357-0710.

BREC/YMCA HOWELL PLACE: 5-8 p.m., Sundays. 3 courts. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905.

BREC LOVETT ROAD 21-AND-OLDER LEAGUE: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Lovett Road Park, Central. 2 courts. Call (225) 261-3621.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., July 1, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

30TH ANNUAL BASF FREEDOM MILE: 8 a.m., July 4, Hollywood Casino-to-USS Kidd, River Road, Baton Rouge. Four 1-mile age-group runs & half-mile Parent-Child fun run at 20-minute intervals. Club South Runners event. Fees $12 (CSR members), $15 non-CSR members, $18 all July 1. 7 a.m. race-day registration, Old State Capital, Front Street, Baton Rouge. Call Ben Cherbonnier (225) 927-9200 or David Vincent (225) 337-3750. Website registration: www.imathlete.com/events/FreedomMile.

HUMP DAY NO. 3 2-MILER & HALF-MILE YOUTH RUN: 6:45 p.m., July 9, Miss. River levee near LSU Vet School, Skip Bertman Drive at River Road, Baton Rouge. Sponsored by Club South Runners. Fees $5/high school & younger, $5 CSR members, $10 nonmembers. 5:45 p.m. race-day registration. Third in five-run series. Call (225) 927-9200, Ext. 442. Website: www.clubsouthrunners.org

HUMP DAY No. 4 CROSS-COUNTRY 2-MILER & HALF-MILE YOUTH RUN: 6:45 p.m., July 23, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. Sponsored by Club South Runners. Fees $5/high school & younger, $5 CSR members, $10 nonmembers. 5:45 p.m. race-day registration. Fourth in five-run series. Call (225) 927-9200, Ext. 442. Website: www.clubsouthrunners.org

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

ASA 16 GOLD TERRITORY QUALIFIER: July 11-13, Oak Villa Complex, Baton Rouge. Girls 16 (A) teams only. Fee $400. Three berths for July 20-26 nationals. Entry deadline July 1. Call Rose Dedon (225) 924-6591. Email: dsoftballrose@aol.com.

ASA 18-UNDER GIRLS’ NATIONAL QUALIFIER: July 11-13, Oak Villa Complex, Baton Rouge. Fee $400. Entry deadline July 1. Call Rose Dedon (225) 924-6591. Email: dsoftballrose@aol.com.

ASA GIRLS’ CLASSS B STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: July 11-13, SLU North Oaks Complex, Hammond. Rec, League & League All-Star teams in under-10 through under-18 age divisions. Fee $350 Entry deadline July 7. Pool play then double elimination. Call Bill Skinner (225) 567-3364/(985) 507-0092.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: July 4, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $100/team. Weekly through November. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

SWIMMING

CRAWFISH AQUATICS GROUP LESSONS: July 7-17 & July 21-31 sessions, Mondays-Thursdays, Crawfish Aquatics, Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Parent/child, youth & adult. Fee $140. Call Nan Fontenot (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.

vOLLEYBALL

ISO FUN NIGHT: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Istrouma Baptist Church Gym, Baton Rouge. No reservations needed. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118.

BASH CANCER SUMMER BASH/TOURNAMENT: July 19, Laguna Beach, 8026 Florida Blvd., Denham Springs. 4-player co-ed tournament. Fee $60, $75 after July 5. Benefits American Cancer Society. Call Anna Pardue (225) 938-1156. Email: pardue.anna@yahoo.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.