BASEBALL

CYPRESS MOUNDS FALL LEAGUE INFORMATIONAL MEETING: 6 p.m., Aug. 25, Clubhouse, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. Leagues for ages 6?14. Call Brent Guilbeaux (225) 757-5550.

TRYOUTS: 6-8 p.m., Aug. 25-26, Live Oak Ball Park, Watson. Dragons fall/spring 7-, 10-, 11- & 12-under teams. Call David Robinson (225)-571-1741 or Scott Schultz (225) 328-2663.

TRYOUTS: Aug. 27, North Park, Denham Springs. LA Blast, 12AAA & 13 Majors teams for 2012. 2-4 p.m./12AAA, 5-7 p.m./13 Majors. Call Russ Johnson (225) 802-1766.

TRYOUTS: 9:30 a.m., Aug. 27, Lovett Road Park. Central Tigers 8-under team. Call Ronnie Walters (225) 205-1177.

TRYOUTS: 10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 27, Suire Academy Field, S. Edward Drive, Gonzales. Ascension Mets 10U AA/AAA tournament team. Call Kyle Suire (225) 644-1965.

TRYOUTS: Noon, Aug. 27, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. B.R. Blazers, 11AAA 2012 tournament team. Call Darryl Candilora (225) 266-0408 or Damien Dartez (225) 938-8644.

LA. TIGERS FALL LEAGUE: Aug. 27 opens eight-week program; two Saturday games (six weeks), North Park, Denham Springs; plus two weekly practices. 12-under, 15-under & 18-under teams. Fee $500. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. Email: leomcclure@bellsouth.net

TRYOUTS: 1 p.m., Aug. 27, Highland Road Park. Drive 13-year-old travel team. Call Kyle Smith (318) 230-9046. Email: thedrivebaseball@yahoo.com

TRYOUTS: 2 p.m., Aug. 27, Live Oak Ball Park, Watson. Louisiana Wolves 8-, 9-, 11- & 12-under fall & spring travel tournament teams. Call Kris Clark (225) 678-0028.

TRYOUTS: Aug. 27, Central Shockers 14AAA fall/2012 team. Call Tim Tullier (225) 931-2784. Email: tdconst@cox.net

USSSA SUMMER’S END CLASSIC: Aug. 27-28, Ward 9 Complex, Pineville. Fee $250. three-game minimum. Call Pineville Rec Dept. (318) 449-5687. Email: pinevillerec10@aol.com

TRYOUTS: Aug. 28. La Tigers 10-year-old through 14-year-old AAA and Major teams. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. Email: leomcclure@bellsouth.net

TRYOUTS: Noon-2:30 p.m., Aug. 28, 12-year-old AAA/Major 2012 tournament team. Call Dan Canevari (225) 246-2010. Email: dcanevari@cox.net

TRYOUTS: Aug. 28, Louisiana Havoc, 8-under coaches pitch fall/spring tournament team. Call Jeff Sibley (225) 532-9641.

TRYOUTS: 1 p.m., Aug. 28, Highland Road Park. Drive 10-year-old travel team. Call Kyle Smith (318) 230-9046. Email: thedrivebaseball@yahoo.com

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 28, Ascension Mustangs, 11AAA & 13AAA fall/spring tournament teams. Call Byron Bordelon (225) 936-6393. Email: byron

@bordelon.us

TRYOUTS: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Aug. 28, Perkins Road Park, Baton Rouge Rouge. Louisiana Lugnuts 13AAA team for 2012 season. Call Coyt Nicholson (225) 937-8311. Email: nicholson.lugnuts

@email.com

ASCENSION FALL REC/DRAFTED & TOURNAMENT LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Aug. 28. Ages 4-18. Website: http://www.ascensionbaseball.org. Email: president@ascensionbase ball.org

MARUCCI ELITE YOUTH FALL LEAGUES REGISTRATION: Through August. Ages 6-8 & 9-14. 14-game season begins Sept. 11, Rivault Park, Port Allen. Fees $750/team & $900/team. Call Brad Cresse (225) 761-4321. Website: http://www.maruccielite.com

TRYOUTS: Through August, RedStix 12AAA 2012 tournament team. Team fee $500. Call Russell Lofton (225) 445-6104.

TRYOUTS: Through August, Central LineDrive 9-under 2012 team. Call Wade Richard (225) 337-0811.

TRYOUTS: Through August, Prodigy Baseball, Live Oak Ballpark, Watson. 11-under/Major 2012 spring/summer team. Call Mike Pendarvis (225) 773-9236.

TRYOUTS: Through August, Prodigy Baseball, Live Oak Ballpark, Watson. 11-under/AAA 2012 spring/summer team. Call Mike Pendarvis (225) 773-9236 or Sohn Gunter (225) 614-6512.

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Sept. 1, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-7. Fee $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call Nick Gigliotti (225) 767-9622, Ext. 1915.

SEPTEMBER TO REMEMBER USSSA NIT CLASSIC: Sept. 3-4, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. 7-under through 14-under age divisions. Fees $150 & $325. three-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

LPR/USSSA KING OF THE DIAMOND TOURNAMENT: Sept 10-11, Livingston Parks & Recreation, Livingston. Ages 6-under through 14-under Divisions. Fee $275. Three-game minimum. Call Deonna Israel (225) 270-0240 or Jason Buchanan (225) 313-9767.

USSSA COAST SHOWDOWN: Sept. 10-11, Goldin Sportsplex, Gulfport, Miss. Ages 7-under through 12-under divisions. Fees $175 & $250. Call Rick Caver (228) 760-3474. Email: coastoutlaws@aol.com

USSSA NIT WE REMEMBER MEMORIAL: Sept. 17, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. 7-under through 14-under age divisions. Fees $125 & $275. Three-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 17, LA Surge, 13AA 2012 tournament team. Call Scott Alexander (225) 803-3453/(225) 664-1342 or Bo Langilos (225) 963-0830.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 17, Louisiana Spikes, 10 & 11 AAA/Major fall/spring Central/Zachary/Baton Rouge area. Call Wyn Spencer (225) 202-0419.

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 17, 12-year-old Cypress Mounds Fall League team. Fee $150. Call Dan Garrett (225) 978-9234. Email: dpg3law@cox.net

TRYOUTS: Through Sept. 17, Knights 14 Majors team. Call Allen Samson (225) 806-1416. Website: http://www.d4c4fitness.com

MARUCCI ELITE YOUTH TOURNAMENT: Sept. 24, Rivault Park, Port Allen. Ages 6-8/coaches pitch & 9-14. Fees $235 & $295. Call Brad Cresse (225) 761-4321. Website: http://www.maruccielite.com

USSSA NIT FLEUR DE LIS FALL FURY: Sept. 24-25, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. 7-under through 14-under age divisions. Fees $150 & $325. Three-game guarantee. Call Brent Guilbeaux/Logan Cockerham (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

BASKETBALL

TRYOUTS: Through August, Youth Citywide Developmental team. Grades 3-7. Call Leonard Jackson (225) 405-6185.

TRYOUTS: Through August, YMCA girls ages 11-12 East/West Baron Rouge parishes & New Roads area. Call Jason Cador (225) 638-7736 or Jim McCartt (225) 226-8254.

LOUISIANA YBOA HOOPSTERS LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 17 for Oct. 1-Dec. 17 league, Livingston Parish sites. Players K through fifth grades. Fee $68. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

BACK TO SCHOOL TOURNAMENT: Sept. 17-18, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls 10-under through 16-under age divisions. Fee $150. Three-game guarantee. Entry deadline Aug. 31. Call Jason Cador (225) 638-7736 or Willie Wade (225) 356-6425.

CYCLING

28th-ANNUAL BIKE MS LOUISIANA REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 23 for Oct. 1-2 event; 8 a.m., Oct. 1, Hammond-to-McComb, Miss.; Oct. 2, McComb-to-Hammond. Fee $40 ($50 after Sept. 23). Cyclists also required to raise $250. SAG support. Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Louisiana. Call MS Society (800) 344-4867. Website: http://www

.bikemslouisiana.org

FENCING

BEGINNER CLASS: 7-8:30 p.m., Aug. 25, B.R. Fencing Club, 1700 Lee Dr., Baton Rouge. Classes Mondays & Thursdays. Fee $50/month plus equipment. Call Ryan O’Connor (225)772-1053. Email: ben@brfencing.org

FITNESS

HOMESCHOOL PE: 12:45-1:45 p.m., Aug. 23, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Sessions Tuesdays & Thursdays through Oct. 13. (Second session Oct. 18-Dec. 15). Fee $80 members, $105 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Solomon (225) 767-9622.

PENNINGTON YMCA FAMILY SPLASH NIGHT: 5-7 p.m., Aug. 26, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. No fee for members, $5 nonmembers. Call Julian Brumfield (225) 272-9622.

LEVEL 1 BEGINNER PROGRAM: 7:30-8:30 a.m., Sept. 12-Oct. 19, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 18 & older. Fee $150 members, $240 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Solomon (225) 767-9622.

LEVEL 2 INTERMEDIATE-ADVANCED PROGRAM: 8-9 a.m., Sept. 13-Oct. 20, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 18 & older. Fee $150 members, $240 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Solomon (225) 767-9622.

FOOTBALL

TRYOUTS: Though August, Youth team ages 8-10 (birthday cut-off Nov. 11.) Call Cypress Heights Academy (225) 755-1558. Email: athletics@cypress

heightsacademy.org

TRYOUTS: Though August, CHEF Patriots, ages 13-18. Registration 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays, Lanier Baptist Gym. Call Jerald Hardy (225) 270-2852. Email: football

@chefbr.org

FLAG FOOTBALL

WEST FELICIANA PARKS & REC YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 6. Boys & girls 6-under through 14-under leagues. Fee $60/parish, $72 nonparish. League play begins Sept. 24. Call WFPRD (225) 784-8447.

BREC YOUTH LEAGUE: Sept. 10. Boys & girls ages 4?6. Team fee $175. Saturday morning games, Independence & Kathy parks. Call Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402. Email: ahawkins@brec.org

GOLF

AJGT LAKEWOOD JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Sept. 4 for Sept. 10-11 tournament, Lakewood CC, New Orleans. Boys & girls ages 12-18. 36 holes. Fee $195. Call Arrowhead Junior Golf (318) 402-2446. Website: http://www

.arrowheadjgt.com

PICKLEBALL

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 & Fridays; 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Plank Road Park, Zachary. Call Lothar Kuhn (225) 654-9743.

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.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Aug. 23, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street, Baton Rouge. Fee $30 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

ZOO ZOOM: 7:45 a.m., Aug. 27, Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Rd., Baton Rouge. 5K roadrace & 1-mile Fun Run. Fee $15/Club South members & $17 for 5K, $12 1-mile, $20 after Aug. 24. Chip timing. 6:30 a.m. registration. Call Mary Woods (225) 775-3877.

FLEET FEET & SAUCONY CROSS COUNTRY DAY: 9 a.m., Aug. 27, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. No fee. Includes, breakfast, giveaways. For cross-country runners. Website: http://www

.fleetfeetbatonrouge.com

VARSITY SPORTS BEGINNER MARATHON/HALF-MARATHON TRAINING MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Westfeldt Practice Facility/Track, Tulane, New Orleans. 1-mile run & training outline. Website: http://www.varsityrunning.com

14th-ANNUAL MARCUS JONES/100 BLACK MEN OF ST. MARY RUN/WALK: 8 a.m., Sept. 3, Morgan City. 5K Fun Run/Walk. Fee $20 ($25 race day). In conjunction with 76th-annual Shrimp & Petroleum Festival. Cash prizes. Call Clarence Robinson Jr. (985) 255-9775. Website: http://www.Kbze.Com/2011 .html

FLEET FEET PANCAKE BREAKFAST & 2 MILE FUN RUN: 8 a.m., Sept. 5, Fleet Feet Sports, 6251 Perkins Rd., Baton Rouge. Fee $10, $15 run day. Benefits Smith Creamery. Call Megan Andrews (225) 448-2878. Website: http://www.fleetfeet batonrouge.com

SOCCER

WEST FELICIANA PARKS & REC YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 6. Boys & girls under-6 through under-18 leagues. Fee $60/parish, $72 nonparish. Call WFPRD (225) 784-8447.

BRSA FALL REGISTRATION DEADLINES: Through Sept. 12 for adult leagues. Fees $75-$95. Call Baton Rouge Soccer (225) 924-2157. Website: http://www.brsa.org

NORTH B.R. YOUTH DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Sept. 24, 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays & 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, J.S. Clark Park, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 3-14. Fee $85. Call Nina Ball (225) 590-0730. Website: http://www.nbrysa.org

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

TRYOUTS: Sept. 10, Zachary Youth Park, Zachary. 8:30 a.m./10-under, 11:30 a.m./12-under & 12:30 p.m./14-under. Call Derek Boyd (225) 933-4226. Email: info@legendzsportsacademy.org

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

CYPRESS MOUNDS FALL LEAGUE INFORMATIONAL MEETING: 8 p.m., Aug. 25, Clubhouse, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. Call Brent Guilbeaux (225) 757-5550.

ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: Aug. 26, McLin Fields, Satsuma. Men’s & co-ed divisions. Fee. $80. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

FALL ADULT LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Aug. 22, Cypress Mounds Complex. Women’s, Men’s Co-Ed & Corporate leagues. Call Cypress Mounds (225) 757-5550. Email: info@

cypressmounds.com

ISO CHURCH LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Sept. 18, Coed & Men’s leagues. Fee $300/team. 10-game league runs through Nov. 18, Istrouma Baptist Athletic Complex. Call M.L. Woodruff (225) 295-0775. Website: http://www.istrouma.org/sports

TENNIS

FUN DAY: 9 a.m. Aug. 27, Southern Oaks Athletic Club. 9:30-10:30 a.m./8-under & 11 a.m.-noon/10-under. No fee. Call Diana Vincent (225) 803-3361. Email: robk@louisianatennis.com

VOLLEYBALL

YMCA YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Sept. 1, Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-12. Fee $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call Nick Gigliotti (225) 767-9622, Ext. 1915.