Fun and Fitness calendar, Dec. 18

BASEBALL

  • 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. 22, Brusly Rivercats 12AA/AAA 2013 tournament team. Call Todd Dexter (225) 776-7127 Email: lsudex@cox.net.
  • 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.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Jan. 19, Louisiana Wolves 9-under 2013 spring/summer tournament team. Call Jason Mayeux (225) 445-7577.
  • OPERATION: FIRST BASE CLINIC: 2-4:30 p.m, Jan. 20. Ages 6-14, Hartley Vey, Alaska Street Park, Istrouma Baptist Church, Howell Park, Maplewood Park, Saia Park, Anna T. Jordan Park in Baton Rouge & Myhand Park in Addis. Fee free, food & giveaways. Donations of baseball equipment to Istrouma Baptist Church. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118.
  • TRYOUTS: Through Jan. 20, Rebels 12-year-old AA/AAA) & 14 AA spring tournament teams. Call Ricky Grabert (225) 753-7777. Email: pcaserta@tractioncse.com.

BASKETBALL

  • LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee.
  • 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.
  • TRYOUTS: 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.
  • 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.
  • ABOVE THE RIM DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 6 for Jan. 14-Feb 22 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays leagues (4:15-5:45 p.m.) in Grades 1-8, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. Fees $100/online or $125/door. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext. 118. Website registration: www.istrouma.org/sports.
  • BREC YOUTH BASKETBALL TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 7, BREC Office, 6201 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge. 6-under/8-under co-ed & 12-under, 14-under & 18-under competitive leagues/high school rules. Fee $175/team. Call Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402. Email: ahawkins@brec.org.

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.

GOLF

  • HOLIDAY JUNIOR JAMBOREE: 10 a.m.-noon, Dec. 28, Hammond Golf Center, Hammond. No fee. Range balls, instruction, putting contests, club provided. Sponsored by Unlimted Renovations. Call HGC Pro Shop (985) 542-7908.
  • HOLIDAY PARENT/CHILD SCRAMBLE: 2 p.m., Dec. 29, Hammond Golf Center, Hammond. Parent & child (17-under) in 2-player, 9-hole scramble. Fee $20. Call HGC Pro Shop (985) 542-7908.
  • USSSA HUB CITY CLASSIC REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 16 for Jan. 19-20 event, The Wetlands GC, Lafayette. Boys & girls ages 9-11/18 holes, ages 12-18/36 holes. Fees $90 & $160. 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. 18, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.
  • VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: For water station sponsored by Club South Runners for Jan. 20 Louisiana Marathon. Email David Vincent: dvincent@dvmafit.com. Website: http://louisianavolunteer.eventbrite.com/.