BASEBALL

NEW ROADS PARKS & REC SUMMER SIGN-UP DAY: 4:30-6 p.m., June 10, 10th Street Park, New Roads. Boys ages 9-10. Call Ed Palubinskas (225) 324-6022 or Jason Cador (225) 349-4641.

BASKETBALL

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

GRASSROOTS SKILL CHALLENGE SHOWDOWN ENTRY DEADLINE: June 17 for June 27-29 event, Denham Springs. Boys & girls grades 4-8 teams. Fee $275. 3-4 games guarantee. Call Tiras Magee (225) 937-7174 or KJ Lee (225) 939-9756.

PRENATIONAL SHOOTOUT: June 20-21, Capitol Middle School & Baranco-Clark YMCA, Baton Rouge. Teams in grades 2-8. Fee $85. 2-game guarantee. Call Ronnie Magee (225) 324-7504 or Eddie Crawford (225) 954-5542.

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.

AJGT FATHER’S DAY EXTRAVAGANZA ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, June 13 for June 17-18 event, Carter Plantation, Springfield. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $215. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

CAPITOL CITY GOLF ASSOCIATION OPEN: June 14-15, Copper Mill GC, Zachary. 36 holes Medal play. Fee $160. Call Donald Watson (225) 278-1513 or Huston Williams (225) 252-7617.

AJGT KELLY GIBSON FOUNDATION SUMMER CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, June 20 for June 24-25 event, TPC Louisiana, Avondale. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $215. Call Diane Ford (985) 630-3066. Website: www.arrowheadjgt.com.

DUMAS GC U.S. OPEN TOURNAMENT: 2 p.m., June 28, BREC Dumas GC, Baker. Fee $30. Men’s 3 flights, Ladies Division uses handicap. Stroke play/Stableford System. Call Boyd Kernan (225) 775-9166. Email: dumas@brec.org.

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.

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., June 10, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

HUMP DAY No. 2 2-MILER & HALF-MILE YOUTH RUN: 6:45 p.m., June 18, BREC’s Perkins Road Park, Baton Rouge. Sponsored by Club South Runners/Fleet Feet Sports. Fees $5/high school & younger, $5 CSR members, $10 nonmembers. 5:45 p.m. race-day registration. First in five-run series. Call (225) 927-9200, Ext. 442. Website: www.clubsouthrunners.org

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. First in five-run series. Call (225) 927-9200, Ext. 442. Website: www.clubsouthrunners.org

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

FATHER’S DAY CLASSIC: June 13-15, Fontana Park, Independence.Girls’ Class B under-10 through under-18 age divisions & under-8 Coach Pitch. Fee $275/team. Entry deadline June 9. 5-game guarantee. Governor’s Games event. Call Bill Skinner (225) 567-3364/(985) 507-0092.

18TH ANNUAL BIRD DEDON MEMORIAL & SCHOLARSHIP TOURNAMENT/ASA GOVERNOR’S GAMES: June 20-22, Oak Villa Complex, Baton Rouge. Girls (A) 10-under through 18-under age divisions. Fee $180 plus umpire fee. Pool play then double elimination. Entry deadline June 14. Call Rose Dedon (225) 924-6591. Email: dsoftballrose@aol.com.

ASA LOUISIANA STATE TOURNAMENT: July 4-6, Oak Villa Complex, Baton Rouge. Girls (A) 10-under through 18-under age divisions. Fee $180 plus umpire fee. Winners advance to nationals in three age groups. Entry deadline June 28. Call Rose Dedon (225) 924-6591. Email: dsoftballrose@aol.com.

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 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.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

TRYOUTS: 5:30-7 p.m., June 11-12, 10th Street Park, New Roads. Men’s team. Call Ed Palubinskas (225) 324-6022 or Jason Cador (225) 349-4641.

FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: June 13, 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.

LA. WHITE SOX BENEFIT TOURNAMENT: June 14, Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $200/team. Call Thomas Hoover (985) 590-7235.

MEN’S TOURNAMENT: June 28-29, 10th Street Park, New Roads. Fee $100. 3-game guarantee. Call Ed Palubinskas (225) 324-6022 or Harold Boudreaux (225) 252-2893.

SWIMMING

CRAWFISH AQUATICS GROUP LESSONS: June 23-July 3, 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.

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.