BASEBALL

USSSA GLOBAL WORLD SERIES: July 27?31, Cypress Mounds Complex. 12-under & 14-under open divisions. Fee $675. Call Cypress Mounds (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

FIN DE L’ETE CLASSIC/USSSA QUALIFIER: July 30?31, Cypress Mounds Complex. 7-under through 14-under open divisions. Fees $100 & $275. 3-game guarantee. Call Cypress Mounds (225) 757-5550. Email: info@cypressmounds.com

KIDS PITCH TOURNAMENT: July 30-31, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. 8-year-olds. Fee $200. Call Rusty Brooks (225) 335-2723. Email: ptguru21@aol.com

TRYOUTS: 4 p.m., July 31, Ascension Christian High. Ascension Rays 10-under fall-spring USSSA tournament team. Call Skip Creel (225) 573-0370.

TRYOUTS: Through July, 7-year-old coaches pitch team for 2012. Call Henry Belleau (225) 939-8103 or Jeff Sibley (225) 532-9641.

TRYOUTS: Through July, LA Surge, 13-year-old players eligible for 2011/2012 season. Call Scott Alexander (225) 369-1986/(225) 664-1342 or Bo Langlois (225) 963-0830.

TRYOUTS: Through July, 8-year-old coaches pitch for fall/2012 season. Call Henry Belleau (225) 939-8103 or Jeff Sibley (225) 532-9641.

TRYOUTS: Through July, 11AA/AAA 2012 Central-Denham Springs area tournament team. Call James Thode (225) 921-4161/(225) 921-3962.

TRYOUTS: Through July, LA Crawlers, 13-year-old 2012 team in Central-Watson-Denham Springs area. Call Mike Stevens (225) 252-4866.

TRYOUTS: Through July, 9-under Central LineDrive for 2012 season. Call Wade Richard (225) 337-0811.

TRYOUTS: Through July, Velocity 10-, 11-12- & 14-under teams for 2012 season. Call Bill Carmouche (225) 747-5885 or Chad Spedale (225) 933-9437.

TRYOUTS: Aug. 1-2, Ascension Mets, Ascension Mets field, South Edwards Road, Gonzales. Aug. 1, 9-11 a.m./10-under, 11-under; 1-3 p.m./12-under AAA/Major; Aug. 2, 10:30-noon, 13-under, 14-under AAA/Major. Call Kyle Suire (225) 644-1965.

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 5, 11AAA/Major team for 2012. Call Chris Englade (225) 278-8973 or Gaston Daigle (225) 268-8099.

TRYOUTS: Aug. 7, Louisiana Dodgers 11-year-old AA/AAA 2012 team. Email Chad Roussel: chadr@eatel.net

TRYOUTS: Aug. 13, Robert Park, Gonzales. Ascension Braves. 10 a.m./9-10-year-old; 1 p.m./11-12; 3 p.m./13-14. Call Wayne Young (225) 266-3332.

TRYOUTS: Aug. 13-14, Zachary Youth Park. Legendz Academy 2012 summer teams: Aug. 13, 9 a.m./8-under; 10 a.m./9-under; 12:30 p.m./10-under; 1:30 p.m./11-under; 2:30 p.m./12-under; Aug. 14, 2:30 p.m./13-under, 14-under. Call Todd Hernandez (225) 270-2298. Email: info@legendz

sportsacademy.org

TRYOUTS: 10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 13-14, Traction 12-under/AAA team. Call Traction CSE (225) 753-7777. http://www.tractioncse.com

CYPRESS MOUNDS FALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Aug. 17, League ages 6-under through 14-under. Call Cypress Mounds (225) 757-5550. Email: info@

cypressmounds.com

USSSA NIT BACK TO SCHOOL BLOWOUT: Aug. 20-21, Cypress Mounds Complex. 7-under through 14-under open divisions. Fee $325. 3-game guarantee. Call Cypress Mounds (225) 757-5550. Email: info@

cypressmounds.com

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 21, 11AA Ascension Diamondbacks 2011/2012 tournament team. Call Clint Ponvelle (225) 413-0468.

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 21, Louisiana Dodgers, 11-year-old tournament team. Email Chad Roussel: chadr@eatel.net

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 21, LA Rays 12AAA tournament team. Call Byron Cummings (225) 622-5397. louisianarays@yahoo.com

LA. TIGERS FALL LEAGUE: Aug. 27 opens 8-week program; 2 Saturday games (6 weeks), North Park, Denham Springs; plus 2 weekly practices. 12-under, 15-under & 18-under teams. Fee $500. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. leomcclure@bellsouth.net

TRYOUTS: Aug. 29. La Tigers 11-14 year-old AAA and Major teams. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012. leomcclure@bellsouth.net

CHEERLEADING

ISO REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 6, Istrouma Baptist Church, Baton Rouge. Students ages 4 through eighth grade. Practices begin Sept. 12. Fee $65. Call M.L. Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Online registration: http://www.istrouma.org/

MANSHIP YMCA FALL CHEERLEADING REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 12, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-12. Fee $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call YMCA office (225) 767-9622.

FITNESS

PENNINGTON YMCA FAMILY SPLASH NIGHT: 5-7 p.m., July 29, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. No fee for members, $5 nonmembers. Julian Brumfield (225) 272-9622.

FLAG FOOTBALL

ISO YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 6, Istrouma Baptist Church, Baton Rouge. Students ages 4 through eighth grade. 5-on-5 league. Practices begin Sept. 12. Fee $65. Call M.L. Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Online registration: http://www.istrouma.org/

C.B. PENNINGTON JR. YMCA FALL YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 12, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-12. Aug. 30-Oct. 22 league. Fees $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

MANSHIP YMCA FALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 12, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-10. $40 members, $80 nonmembers. (225) 767-9622.

GOLF

BREC’s EDWIN WATTS LEAGUE: 5 p.m. shotgun start, July 26 & July 27, BREC’s Santa Maria GC, Old Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. Two leagues for weekly Tuesday & Wednesday play through Aug. 20. Fee $50 membership, $20 weekly fee. 2-player teams. Call Ken Caldwell (225) 273-7364. Website: http://www.brec.org/golf

USSSA CAJUN CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: July 30 for Aug. 2-3 tournament, Oakbourne CC, Lafayette. Boys & girls ages 9-18 in 18- & 36-hole events. Fees $75 & $150. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Website: http://www.usssa.com/

AJGT THE BRIDGES JUNIOR CLASS ENTRY DEADLINE: Aug. 14 for Aug. 20-21 tournament, The Bridges, Bay St. Louis, Miss. 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. 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. Charles Welsh (225) 261-3621.

BREC ANTIOCH PARK LEAGUE: 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays. Call (225) 757-8316.

RUNNING-WALKING

HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., July 26, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street, Baton Rouge. Fee $30 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

HUMP DAY 2-MILER & HALF-MILE YOUTH RUN: 6:45 p.m., July 27, Highland Road Park, Baton Rouge. Sponsored by Club South Runners. Fees $2/youth, $5 CSR members, $10 nonmembers. Registration 5:45 p.m. Fourth in series. Website: http://www.clubsouthrunners.net

UP UP AWAY 3.2K & HALF MILE FUN RUN: 7 a.m., Aug. 6, Pennington Biomedical Center, Baton Rouge. In conjunction with Pennington Balloon Festival. Race day fee $15. Benefits Lesedi Project. Breakfast available. Website: http://www.fleetfeetbaton

rouge.com. Call (225) 448-2878.

HUMP DAY 2-MILER & HALF-MILE YOUTH RUN: 6:45 p.m., Aug. 10, City Park, Baton Rouge. Sponsored by Club South Runners. Fees $2/youth, $5 CSR members, $10 nonmembers. Registration 5:45 p.m. Last in summer series. Website: http://www.

clubsouthrunners.net

NO BOUNDARIES 5K TRAINING PROGRAM MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Aug. 10, Fleet Feet Sports, Baton Rouge. 10-week program begins Aug. 22. Email: michelle@fleetfeet

batonrouge.com

HALF MARATHON TRAINING PROGRAM MEETING: Aug. 11, Fleet Feet Sports, Baton Rouge. 16-week trainer begins Aug. 24. http://www.fleetfeetbatonrouge.com

CAJUN INDUSTRIES TWILIGHT CLASSIC: 7 p.m., Aug. 13, Kenilworth Club, 7533 Blendon Drive, Baton Rouge. 5K roadrace. Fee $15-$17, $25 after Aug. 11. Club South Runners. Postrace pool party. Volunteers needed. Call David Vincent (225) 337-3750.

ZOO ZOOM: 7:45 a.m., Aug. 27, Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Rd., Baton Rouge. 5K roadrace & 1-mile Fun Run. $15 Club South members & $17 for 5K, $12 1-mile, $20 after Aug. 24. Chip timing. 6:30 a.m. registration. 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. http://www.fleetfeetbatonrouge.com

SOCCER

C.B. PENNINGTON JR. YMCA FALL YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 12, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 3-12. Aug. 30-Oct. 22 league. $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org

MANSHIP YMCA FALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION: Through Aug. 12, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 3-10. Fee $40 members, $80 nonmembers. Call YMCA office (225) 767-9622.

BRSA FALL REGISTRATION DEADLINES: Through Aug. 16 for youth leagues; through Sept. 12 for adult leagues. Fees $75-$95. Call Baton Rouge Soccer (225) 924-2157. Website: http://www.brsa.org/

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

TRYOUTS: Through Aug. 14, The MANIAX group, girls 10-, 12-, 14- & 16-under West Baton Rouge-based team. Email Mike Guillot: CrazyCoachMike@yhoo.com

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: July 29, McLin Fields, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee. $80. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.

USSSA MEN’S ?D’ STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: July 30-31, LaSalle Park. Metairie. Fee $290. Billy Vaughn (504) 889-9995/(504) 338-9995.

USSSA MEN’S ?C’ & WOMEN’S STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: Aug. 6, Pelican Park. Carencro. Fee $290. Jim Thibodeaux (337) 896-5000.

USSSA MEN’S OPEN STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: Aug. 7, Pelican Park. Carencro. Fee $290. Jim Thibodeaux (337) 896-5000.

TENNIS

GBRCTA FUN, FRIENDS & FITNESS SUMMER SERIES: 6:30-8:30 p.m., July 29. Various Baton Rouge sites. For adults 18-older. Fee $10/session. Registration 3 days prior to session. Call Angel Ellis (225) 315-0151. http://www.batonrougetennis.com/

TRIATHLON

BIG CAJUN/STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: 7 a.m. Aug. 14, New Roads. 1.5K swim, 40K bike, 10K run. Website: http://www.fleetfeet

batonrouge.com/