BASEBALL

BREC UPPER DECK BATTING CAGES: Open daily, BREC Milton Womack Park, 6201 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403. Email: rsmith@brec.org.

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.

TRYOUTS: Through September, Kingfish 11U team. Call Jeff Winston (225) 223-5305 or Brandon Winston (225)614-1988.

TRYOUTS: Through September, Ascension Braves 10U AAA team. Needs 2 players. Call Chris Dupre (504) 952-1473.

BASKETBALL

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

DANCE

BALLET PRESCHOOL CLASSES: 3-3:30 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 13-Oct. 18, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-5. Fees $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Decoteau (225) 767-9622. Email: rdecoteau@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

ADULT HIP-HOP DEMO CLASS: 6:30 p.m., Sept. 17, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. No-fee demo session for Thursdays, Sept. 24-Nov. 12 6:30-7:30 p.m. classes with fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Decoteau (225) 767-9622. Email: rdecoteau@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

GOLF

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.

AJGT COPPER MILL JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon Sept. 24 for Sept. 26-27, 36-hole event, Copper Mill GC, Zachary. Ages 11-18. Fee $185. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: arrowheadjgt.com.

24TH ANNUAL PINECONE CLASSIC: 8 a.m. shotgun start, Oct. 10, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. 3-player scramble. Fee $60/player includes mulligans. Call Bobby Meador (225) 235-5188.

28TH ANNUAL ESTHER WILLIAMS EAMES MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT: Noon shotgun start, Oct. 12, Dumas Memorial GC, 13350 La. 19, Baker. 4-player scramble. Fee $100/player includes supper. 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 or Louisiana Lupus Foundation (225) 293-3442.

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., Sept. 8, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

DOC’S DASH: 7:30 a.m. Sept. 26, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 6400 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. 1-mile run/walk & 5K run/walk. 6:30 a.m. registration. Fee 5K $25, $30 after Sept. 13, $35 race day; 1-mile, $15. Website: docsdash.pbrc.edu.

FIFTH ANNUAL LIVE OAK HIGH RUN: 8 a.m. Sept. 26, Live Oak High, Watson. 5K & 1-mile run. 100-yard dash for top 200 finishers. Website: https://register.cajuntiming.com.

KELSEY BRADLEY FAVROT MEMORIAL RUN/WALK: 8 a.m. Oct. 4, Shelter No. 10, Audubon Park, New Orleans. 5K run/walk & half-mile run/walk. Fee $20, $30 race day, $15 youths/seniors. Benefits LSU Neurosurgery Brain Tumor Center. Registration website: NOLArunning.com.

SWIMMING

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.

MANSHIP Y FALL LESSONS: Sept. 14-Oct. 8 & Oct. 12-Nov. 5 in two-per-week sessions, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fees $60 members, $105 nonmembers per session. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS FALL BABIES/MOMMY & ME LESSONS: Through Sept. 30 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: Through Oct. 1 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.

MANSHIP Y TEAM: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays, through 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 NOVICE GROUP: Through 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.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS TEAM/FALL SEASON: Through 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