Fun & Fitness Calendar

BASEBALL

  • BILL DAILEY’S PITCH-BY PITCH ACADEMY’S FALL FUNDAMENTALS PROGRAM REGISTRATION: Through Sept. 6, Runnels High, Baton Rouge. Ages 8-10, 11-13 & 14-older. Tuesdays & Thursdays Sept. 17-Oct. 24. Fee $450. Email: pbpbaseball@bellsouth.net.

TRYOUTS: 9 AM, SEPT. 7, RIVAULT PARK, PORT ALLEN. SWAT 14-UNDER AA/AAA 2014 TEAM. CALL FRANKIE BADEAUX (225) 454-3000.

TRYOUTS: 4 P.M., SEPT. 8, LIVE OAK PARK, WATSON. PRODIGY 9-UNDER TEAM. CALL STEPHEN TRAMMEL (225)-754-2168 OR JARED ASHFORD (225) 937-9485.

CENTRAL CITY FALL COACHES MEETING: 3 P.M., SEPT. 8, CENTRAL CITY COMPLEX, CENTRAL. AGES 9-10. FEE $400/TEAM. GAMES SET SEPT. 14-OCT. 19. CALL LANE ASHFORD (225) 335-3931. EMAIL: TRESOFLA@HUGHES.NET.

URBAN YOUTH ACADEMY FALL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SEPT 13, 20-PLAYER 16-UNDER TEAM FOR SATURDAY-SUNDAY, SET. 21-NOV. 9 LEAGUE, WESLEY BARROW STADIUM, NEW ORLEANS. FEE $250/PLAYER. CALL JERRY FLOWERS (225) 205-6115. EMAIL: JFLOWERS@REDS.COM.

USSSA FALL CLASSIC NIT: SEPT. 14-15, CARROLLTON-AUDUBON BATTURE FIELDS, 6500 MAGAZINE ST., BATTURE 1, NEW ORLEANS. AGES 6-17. FEE $300. 3-GAME GUARANTEE. ENTRY DEADLINE SEPT. 11. CALL GULF SOUTH USSSA (504) 265-0390. EMAIL: BILLY.VAUGHN@USSSA.COM.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 15, DRAGONS 12-UNDER & 13-UNDER 2014 TEAMS. CALL DAVID ROBINSON (225) 571-1741 OR SCOTT SCHULTZ (225) 522-0107. EMAIL: DRAGONSBB@GMAIL.COM.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 15, VARSITY 12-UNDER AAA TEAM. CALL SCOTT KIRBY (225) 610-3376. WEBSITE: WWW.VARSITYBASEBALL.NET.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 15, ROCKETS 10-UNDER 2014 TEAM NEEDS 1 PLAYER. CALL HENRY BELLEAU (225) 939-8103.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 21, SCRAPPERS 9AA/AAA 2013-2014 TOURNAMENT TEAM. CALL JOEY SAMSON (225) 247-9822. EMAIL: SCRAPPERSBASEBALL@YAHOO.COM.

USSSA SEPTEMBER SLAM: SEPT. 21-22, VAL RIESS COMPLEX, 1201 MAGISTRATE ST., CHALMETTE. AGES 6-17. FEE $250. 3-GAME GUARANTEE. ENTRY DEADLINE SEPT. 18. CALL GULF SOUTH USSSA (504) 265-0390. EMAIL: BILLY.VAUGHN@USSSA.COM.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 22, 13 MAJOR 2014 TOURNAMENT TEAM. CALL CHAD DELAUNE (225) 330-9231.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPT. 22, VARSITY 10 AA/AAA, 13 AA/AAA & 14 AATEAMS. CALL DAVID KEY (225) 405-5108. WEBSITE: WWW.VARSITYBASEBALL.NET.

SKIP BERTMAN SEPTEMBER TO REMEMBER NIT: SEPT. 28-29, CYPRESS MOUNDS COMPLEX, BATON ROUGE. 6-UNDER THRU 14-UNDER AGE DIVISIONS. FEES $100 & $315. ENTRY DEADLINE SEPT. 23. CALL CYPRESS MOUNDS (225) 757-5550. EMAIL: PLAYBALL@CYPRESSMOUNDS.COM.

USSSA SEPTEMBER SHOOTOUT NIT: SEPT. 28-29, CHAPPAPEELA SPORTS PARK, 43106 SOUTH AIRPORT RD., HAMMOND. AGES 6-17. FEE $300. 3-GAME GUARANTEE. ENTRY DEADLINE SEPT. 25. CALL GULF SOUTH USSSA (504) 265-0390. EMAIL: BILLY.VAUGHN@USSSA.COM.

TRYOUTS: THROUGH SEPTEMBER, RIOT @ TRACTION 10-UNDER AA/AAA TEAM. NEED 2-3 PLAYERS. CALL JIMMY ROBBINS (225) 266-9598 OR RYAN THERIOTT (225) 753-7777.

USSSA FALL BALL BASH NIT: OCT. 5-6, VAL RIESS COMPLEX: 1201 MAGISTRATE ST., CHALMETTE. AGES 6-17. FEE $300. 3-GAME GUARANTEE. ENTRY DEADLINE OCT. 2. CALL GULF SOUTH USSSA (504) 265-0390. EMAIL: BILLY.VAUGHN@USSSA.COM.

BASKETBALL

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

FALL DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SEPT. 20. BOYS & GIRLS AGES 7-14. 8-GAME LEAGUE/PRACTICES AT MADISON PREP, BATON ROUGE & BRUSLY HIGH, BRUSLY. FEE $95. CALL HAROLD BOUDREAUX (225) 252-2893.

TRYOUTS: NOON-1:30 P.M., SEPT. 22, TEAM SPORTSPLEX, 7122 PERKINS RD., BATON ROUGE. RED STORM AAU 5TH-, 6TH-, 7TH- AND 8TH-GRADE PLAYERS FOR 2014 SPRING/SUMMER 2014 TEAMS. NO TRYOUT FEE. BRYAN DENISON (225) 892-3739.

FAST BREAK ACADEMY LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SEPT. 22 FOR SEPT. 23, 8 LEAGUE GAMES & TOURNAMENT SEASON, FAST BREAK ACADEMY, 3730 N, SHERWOOD FOREST, BATON ROUG. BOYS AGES 10-13. FEE $95. CALL MIKE KINGHAM (888) 551-0612.

CYCLING

  • 22ND-ANNUAL TOUR DE TANGIPAHOA RIDE: Sept. 21, 6 a.m. check-in, 7:30 a.m./60-mile, 9 a.m./30-mile, Southeastern Louisiana Alumni Center, Hammond. Easy-to-moderate pace, fully catered rides. Fee $35, $40 after Sept. 13. Benefits Hammond Kiwanis Club. Call Judy Couvillion (985) 345-8127/(985) 507-7312. Website: www.hammondkiwanis.org.

FITNESS

  • ROCK WALL & ZIP LINE: 10 a.m.-noon, Sept. 7 & Sept. 21, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5 & older. Fees $5 members, $10 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

FOOTBALL

  • NFL PUNT, PASS & KICK: 3:30 p.m., Sept. 8, NRG Community Field. New Roads. Boys & girls ages 6-15. Also Sept. 22. Call Greg Johnson (225) 718-3237.

GOLF

  • USSSA/MIZUNO BACK-2-SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY DEADLINE: Sept. 4 for Sept. 7-8 event, Tamahka Trails GC, Marksville. Boys & girls ages 9-11/18 holes, ages 12-18/36 holes. Fees $90 & $160. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Website: www.usssa.com.

AJGT LAKEWOOD JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: NOON, SEPT. 11 FOR SEPT. 14-15 EVENT, LAKEWOOD CC, NEW ORLEANS. JUNIOR PLAYERS AGES 11-18, 36 HOLES. FEE. $195. CALL OWEN SEILER (318) 402-2446. WEBSITE: WWW.ARROWHEADJGT.COM.

JUNIOR RIVER CUP MATCHES/LOUISIANA GOLF ASSOCIATION: SEPT. 14-15, SOUTHERN PINES GC, CALHOUN. PLAYERS MUST BE LGA MEMBER WITH USGA HANDICAP INDEX. ONLINE REGISTRATION: WWW.LGAGOLF.ORG. CALL LGA OFFICE (337) 265-3938.

AJGT SANTA MARIA JUNIOR CLASSIC ENTRY DEADLINE: NOON, SEPT. 25 FOR SEPT. 28-29 EVENT, SANTA MARIA GC, BATON ROUGE. JUNIOR PLAYERS AGES 11-18, 36 HOLES. FEE. $215. CALL OWEN SEILER (318) 402-2446. WEBSITE: WWW.ARROWHEADJGT.COM.

SENIOR FOUR-BALL/LOUISIANA GOLF ASSOCIATION: OCT. 5-6, BEAU CHENE CC, MANDEVILLE. PLAYERS MUST BE LGA MEMBER WITH USGA HANDICAP INDEX. ONLINE REGISTRATION: WWW.LGAGOLF.ORG. CALL LGA OFFICE (337) 265-3938.

LOUISIANA WOMEN’S GOLF ASSOCIATION/MID-AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP: OCT. 7-8, BAYOU DESIARD CC, MONROE. ONLINE ENTRY: WWW.LWGAGOLF.COM. CALL CATHY CAMPBELL: (985) 785-2502.

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 ISO SPORTS 225) 295-0775.

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.

BREC LOVETT ROAD 21-AND-OLDER LEAGUE: 6-9 P.M. MONDAYS, LOVETT ROAD PARK, CENTRAL. 2 COURTS. CALL CHARLES WELSH (225) 261-3621.

RUNNING-WALKING

  • HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Sept. 3, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

SAFE ROUTES 5K WALK/RUN: 8:30 A.M., SEPT. 15, COLISEUM SQUARE, 1400 CAMP ST., NEW ORLEANS. RACE-DAY REGISTRATION 7:15 A.M. SPONSORED BY THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF LOUISIANA AND NATIONAL CENTER FOR SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL. FEES $15, $10 ISL PARENTS/STAFF, NO FEE STUDENTS/FACULTY. CALL ISL (504) 654-1088. EMAIL: SAFEROUTES5KWALKRUN@ISL-EDU.ORG.

TIPITINA’S FOUNDATION RHYTHM & BLUES 5K: 5 P.M., SEPT. 28, TIPITINA’S UPTOWN, NEW ORLEANS. FEES $25 NOTC MEMBERS, $30 NONMEMBERS, $20 YOUTHS, $50 FAMILY, $35 RACE DAY. CALL NEW ORLEANS TRACK CLUB/JENNIFER NEIL (504) 304-2326.

LIVE OAK HIGH RUN/WALK: 8 A.M., SEPT. 28, LIVE OAK HIGH, WATSON. 5K RUN/WALK & 1-MILE RUN. FEE $20 ADULTS, $15 STUDENTS, $25 AFTER SEPT. 6. CALL LOHS (225) 665-8858.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

  • USSSA FALL CLASSIC: Sept. 28, LaSalle Park, 6600 Airline Dr., Metairie. Girls ages 8-16. Fee $50. 2-game guarantee. Entry deadline Sept. 25. Call Gulf South USSSA (504) 265-0390. Email: billy.vaughn@usssa.com.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

  • CYPRESS MOUNDS FALL CO-ED & MEN’S ADULT LEAGUES REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 6, Cypress Mounds Complex, Baton Rouge. Fee $600/team. Call CM Complex (225) 757-5550. Email: playball@cypressmounds.com.

BENEFIT FOR BRAVES BASEBALL CO-ED TOURNAMENT: SEPT. 7, WALKER BALLPARK, WALKER. FEE $175. CALL JERMINE RUSTON (225) 978-3205 OR SHEDRICK PERKINS (225) 892-6879.

SWIMMING

  • FALL GROUP LESSONS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept. 5 for Sept. 9-Oct. 3 program, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Youth, Preschool, Parent/Child Monday-Thursday program. Fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

TEAM CONDITIONING CLINIC REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SEPT. 30 FOR OCT. 1-NOV. 28 WORKOUTS, PAULA MANSHIP YMCA, BATON ROUGE. AGES 5-18, 6-7:30 P.M. TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS. FEES $70 MEMBERS, $150 NONMEMBERS. CALL BILLIE BABIN (225) 767-9622. EMAIL: BBABIN@YMCABR.ORG.

VOLLEYBALL

  • VOLLEYBALL BATON ROUGE FALL CLINIC: Sunday, Sept. 20-Oct. 20, Manship YMCA & Mango’s, Baton Rouge. Girls 14-under. Call Lee Feinswog (225) 926-3256. Website: www.volleyballbr.net.
  • GUIDELINES
  • The deadline for Fun & Fitness Calendar notices is 5 p.m. every Friday.
  • Notices will be accepted four weeks in advance of the event.
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