Fun and Fitness Calendar, Dec. 11

BASEBALL

  • TRYOUTS: 5-6:15 p.m. Dec. 13 & 5-6:15 p.m. Dec. 16, State Fair Grounds parks, Baton Rouge. Varsity Baseball 11AA & AAA, 12AA & 13AAA teams. Call Scott Kirby (225) 610-3376. Email: scottkirby@ymail.com.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 22, 12-year-old Major tournament team. Needs 1 player. Call Chad DeLaune (225) 330-9231/(225) 773-4802.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 22, 10AAA BR-based league/tournament team. Call Chris Jones (225) 281-8070. Email: cjones@kcwlaw.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 29, Brusly Rivercats 12AA/AAA 2013 tournament team. Call Todd Dexter (225) 776-7127. Email: lsudex@cox.net.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 29, Gators 10 AA spring league/tournament team. Needs 3 players. Call Ronnie Guidry (225) 802-6337.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec 29, 13-14 year-old AA competitive league/tournament team. Needs 3-4 players. Call Shawn Coleman (225) 937-4259 or Chucky Barnes (225) 772-4875.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 29, Hammond Yankees 13 AAA/Major tournament team. Needs 2 players. Call Scott Tribble (985) 320-9910 or Cole Catalano (985) 630-7374.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Jan. 6, Gators 13AA competitive league/tournament team. Needs 3 players. Call Ronnie Guidry (225) 802-6337.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Jan. 6, La Tiger 12AA/AAA & 14AA/AAA spring/summer travel teams. Need 2 players each team. Call Leo McClure (225) 939-0012.

BASKETBALL

  • LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee.
  • ISO ELEMENTARY & MIDDLE SCHOOL LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 12, Istrouma Sports Organization, Istrouma Baptist Church, Baton Rouge. Elementary school-aged players & players in grades 5-8 for January league. Fee $75. Call ISO (225) 295-0775.
  • A.C. LEWIS YMCA COMPETITIVE LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, A.C. Lewis YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fee $200/team & $25/game. Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606. Email: sgrai@ymcabr.org.
  • ST. GABRIEL YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 14, Community Center, St. Gabriel. Boys & girls ages 4-12. Fees $20/player, $150/team. Call Lester Joseph II (225) 642-2505.
  • TRYOUTS: 2 p.m., Dec. 16; 10 a.m., Dec. 22, Lamar Dixon YMCA gym. Louisiana Jaguars 4th-6th grades boys. Call Travis Turner (225) 975-6895 or Tyler Turner (225) 603-3159.
  • C.B. PENNINGTON JR. YMCA WINTER YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 21 for Jan. 7-March 10 leagues. Ages 3-17. Fees $50/members, $90/nonmembers. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org.
  • A. C. LEWIS YMCA YOUTH LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 21. Ages 3-17. Fees $50/members, $90/nonmembers. . Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606. Website: http://www.ymcabr.org.
  • EBR MIDDLE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CLASSIC: Dec. 27-29, Scotlandville High School, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls brackets. Fee: $50/team, $80 boys & girls teams. Call Bridget Littleton (225) 229-6217. Email: bbowman2@ebrschools.org.
  • LA WARRIORS HOLIDAY CLASSIC TOURNAMENT: Dec. 27-29, Central Private School Gym, Central. Boys & girls 7th & 8th grades divisions. Fee $50/team. Call Ed Palubinskas (225) 324-6022 or Jason Cador (225) 618-6809.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Dec. 29, LA Warriors, boys 9th-grade AAU Baton Rouge area team. Call Willie Wade (225) 356-6425.
  • HUSTLE & HEART ICEBREAKER TOURNAMENT: Jan. 4-5, Redemptorist High, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls 10-under through 15-under age divisions. Fee $75. 3-game guarantee. Call Bridget Littleton (225) 229-6217.

CHEER

  • C.B. PENNINGTON JR. YMCA SESSIONS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 21, Pennington YMCA, Baton Rouge. Sessions run Jan. 7-Mar. 10. Ages 3-17. Fees $45 members/$85 nonmembers. Call Steve Ryan (225) 272-9622. Email: sryan@ymcabatonrouge.org.
  • A. C. LEWIS YMCA REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 21. Ages 3-12. Fees $45/members, $85/nonmembers. . Call Lewis YMCA (225) 924-3606. Website: http://www.ymcabr.org.

FLAG FOOTBALL

  • 2ND-ANNUAL MAGNIFICENT ENTERTAINMENT TOURNEMENT: Dec. 15-16, Southern Lab School, Baton Rouge. Fee $200/team. Call DeJon Dunbar (225) 413-3781/(713 ) 257-3479.

GOLF

  • AJGT GULF COAST JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, Dec. 12 for Dec. 15-16 event, Peninsula GC, Gulf Shores, Ala. Juniors ages 11-18/36 holes. Fee $225. Call Owen Seiler (318) 402-2446. Website: http://www.arrowheadjgt.com.
  • USSSA LAKE CHARLES OPEN JUNIOR REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Dec. 12 for Dec. 15-16 . Gray Plantation GC, Lake Charles. Boys & girls ages 9-11/18 holes, ages 12-18/36 holes. Fees $90 & $150. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Website: http://www.usssa.com.

PICKLEBALL

  • BREC CEDAR RIDGE 45- AND -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., Dec. 11, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.
  • MARDI GRAS MAMBO TRAINING: 6:30 p.m., Dec. 12, Fleet Feet Sports, Baton Rouge. Website: http://www.fleetfeetbatonrouge.com.
  • 2ND-ANNUAL SJA STICKER STAMPEDE: 8 a.m., Dec. 15, St. Joseph’s Academy, Parker Street at Kleinert Avenue, Baton Rouge. 5K run/walk & 1-mile Fun Run. Fee $20, $25 race day. Website: http://www.sjaconnections.org/stickerstampede2.
  • GINGERBREAD JOG: 8:30 a.m., Dec. 15, 1442 City Park Ave., Baton Rouge. 5K run & 1-mile run/dog walk. Fee $15 11-and-younger, $20 all others, $20/$25 race day. Contest for ugliest Christmas sweater for runners & dogs. Benefits YMCA programs for kids. Call Kevin Broussard (225) 612-9622 or Bryan Bolton (225) 767-9622.
  • BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE 10K TRAINING PROGRAM: 8-week program beginning Dec. 16. Workouts 6 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays for Feb. 16 Mardi Gras Mambo, Baton Rouge. Fee $100. Call West Feliciana Parish Recreation (225) 784-8447. Website: http://www.wfprec.com.