FUN AND FITNESS CALENDAR FOR MAY 21, 2013

BASEBALL

  • TIGERS CLASSIC: June 1-2, St. Gabriel. Coaches Pitch through 14-under age divisions. Fee $125. 3-game guarantee. Entry deadline May 23. Call Lester Joseph (225) 642-2505 or Sylvester Flaming (225) 939-0071.

BASKETBALL

  • LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee.
  • SWLA FUTURE STARS TOURNAMENT: May 24-26, Elton High School, Elton. Boys & girls 10-under through 18-under age divisions. Fee $150/team. Call Greg Davis (337) 215-1462. Email: gdavis70532@yahoo.com.
  • SATURDAY YOUTH CLINICS: June 1 & June 8, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 5-12. Fees $25 members, $50 nonmembers. Registration deadline May 23. Call Greg Wroblewski (225) 767-9622. Email: gwroblewski@ymcabr.org.
  • ST. GABRIEL ADULT LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 23 for June 2 league, St. Gabriel. Men’s & Women’s Open & 35-older divisions. Fee $325. Call Lester Joseph (225) 642-2505. Email: ljoseph@stgabriel.us.
  • SPORTSMAN’S CLASSIC: June 7-9, Denham Springs. Fee $225. Entry deadline 6 p.m., June 2. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.
  • SECOND ANNUAL TIGERS CLASSIC: June 7-9, St. Gabriel. Boys & girls all grades/all divisions. Fee $200. 3-game guarantee. Entry deadline June 3. Call Lester Joseph (225) 642-2505. Email: ljoseph@stgabriel.us.

FITNESS

  • ROCK WALL AND ZIP LINE: 10 a.m.-noon, June 1, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5 & older. Fees $5 members, $10 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

FLAG FOOTBALL

  • BREC METRO LEAGUE TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 4 for June 15 league. Ages 11-13 & 14-and-older leagues. Fee $350/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402.

GOLF

  • ARROWHEAD JUNIOR AT THE BLUFFS QUALIFIER ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon May 22 for May 25-26 event, The Bluff CC, St. Francisville. Junior players ages 11-18. 36 holes. Fee. $215. Call Owen Seiler (318) 402-2446. Website: http://www.arrowheadjgt.com.
  • 13TH ANNUAL SOUTHEASTERN LIONS ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION MEMORIAL SCRAMBLE: 1 p.m. shotgun start, May 29, Santa Maria GC, Old Perkins Road, Baton Rouge. 4-player scramble. Fee $150/player, includes lunch. Sponsorships available. Hole-in-one contest. Honors Arlen Blackwell & “Sonny” Chandler. Benefits SLU athletics. Call Tim Baldwin (985) 549-5186 or Ken Kenelly (225) 752-8888.
  • AJGT OAKS AT ALL SOUTHERN LIVERY JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, May 31 for June 4-5 event, La Tour GC, Mathews. Junior players ages 11-18. 36 holes. Fee. $215. Call Owen Seiler (318) 402-2446. Website: http://www.arrowheadjgt.com.
  • LWGA 85TH AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY DEADLINE: June 1 for June 9-12 event, Squire Creek CC, Choudrant. Louisiana Women’s Golf Association requires players with 7.5 or lower handicap for June 9 Championship Flight qualifying round. Field limits to 104 low-handicap entries. Fees $150 & $175. Call Cathy Campbell (985) 785-2502. Website registration: http://www.lwgagolf.com.
  • LGA’S 94TH AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP: June 6-9, Southern Trace CC, Shreveport. Louisiana Golf Association membership & USGA handicap index required. Website registration: http://www.LGAgolf.org.

KICKBALL

  • BREC INCLUSIVE LEAGUE: REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 6 for June 20 league. Forest Park. Ages 3-and-older. Fee $10/player. Call Molly Orr (225) 927-0855 or Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

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.
  • BREC LOVETT ROAD 21-AND-OLDER LEAGUE: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Lovett Road Park, Central. 2 courts. Call Charles Welsh (225) 261-3621.
  • BREC FORREST PARK: 6-8 p.m., Thursdays & 6-9 p.m., Fridays. 3 courts/all ages. Call Babe English (225) 753-9634.
  • BREC HIGHLAND ROAD PARK: 9 a.m.-noon, Fridays. 2 courts. Call (225) 767-4003.
  • BREC/YMCA HOWELL PLACE: 5-8 p.m., Sundays. 3 courts. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905.

RUNNING-WALKING

  • HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m. May 21, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.
  • FAT BOY 5K-NEW ORLEANS: 8 a.m. May 25, Festival Grounds, Henry Thomas Drive, City Park, New Orleans. 5K roadrace & quarter-mile Little Fat Boy run/walk. Fee $20/adults, $15/youths, $25 after May 15, $30 race day. Individual, Men’s & Women’s & Team “Golden Boudreaux” weight divisions. Call New Orleans Running (504) 468-1488. Email: NOLArunning@cox.net.
  • FLEET FEET SUMMER RUNNING PROGRAM: 6 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays, June 3-July 24, Fleet Feet Sports, Baton Rouge. Fee $80. Call Michelle LeBlanc (225) 448-2878. Email: michelle@fleetfeetbatonrouge.com.
  • INAUGURAL DADDY, DAUGHTER & SON RELAY: 8:30 a.m. June 15, City Plaza, 445 North Blvd., Baton Rouge. Family 2-mile loop relay (2, 3 or 4 runners) & stroller divisions. Teams must wear ‘team’ necktie & pass the necktie at exchange. Fees $15-$20. Online registration website: http://daddydaughtersonrelay.eventbrite.com/

SOCCER

  • CAPITAL CITY UNITED TRYOUTS: Highland Road Park, boys & girls, June 3 & June 10, 5-6:15 p.m./under-14 & under-15; 6:30-8 p.m./under-16 & under-18. No fee. Call Chris Mitchell (225) 266-4631. Email: cmitch3@cox.net.

SOFTBALL

  • TIGERS CLASSIC: June 1-2, St. Gabriel. Coaches Pitch through 14-under age divisions. Fee $125. 3-game guarantee. Entry deadline May 23. Call Lester Joseph (225) 642-2505 or Sylvester Flaming (225) 939-0071.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

  • GOVERNOR’S GAMES: June 7-9, Fontana Park, Independence. ASA girls Class B Rec, League & League All-Star teams in under-8 Coaches Pitch & under-10 through under-18 age divisions. Fee $275. Entry deadline June 3. Pool play then double elimination. Call Bill Skinner (225) 567-3364/(985) 507-0092.
  • FATHER’S DAY CLASSIC: June 14-15, Fontana Park, Independence. ASA girls under-8 Coaches Pitch & Class B under-10 through under-18 division. Fee $250. Entry deadline June 11. 3-game guarantee. Call Bill Skinner (225) 567-3364/(985) 507-0092.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

  • FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: May 24, McLin Fields/Gator Park, Satsuma. Men’s & Co-ed divisions. Fee $90/team. 4-game guarantee. Call Ronnie McLin (225) 276-8237/(225) 686-2418.
  • BREC ADULT WEEKDAY LEAGUE TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 24 for June 3 league. Independence Park. Baton Rouge. Men’s, women’s & co-ed 17-and-older & 50-and-older leagues. Fees $300 & $395. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402.
  • 19TH ANNUAL GOVERNOR’S GAMES: June 1-2, John Slidell Park, Slidell. WSL/ASA NIT Men’s Classes C, D & E, Women’s Open & Co-ed divisions. Fee $225. Entry deadline May 27. WSL & ASA qualifiers. Call Bill Skinner (225) 567-3364 or Richie Soley (985) 351-0390.

SWIMMING

  • GROUP SWIMMING LESSONS: Mondays-Thursdays, May 27-June 6, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Parent/child, preschool, youths, teens & adults lessons. Fee $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Registration deadline May 23. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

VOLLEYBALL

BREC METRO SAND LEAGUE TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 4 for June 15 league. Jefferson Highway Park. Ages 11-13 & 14-and-older. Fee $150/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402.