Fun & Fitness Calendar

BASEBALL

BREC LEAGUES TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 15 for April 8 opening day. Ages 3-14 in T-Ball/6-under, Coaches Pitch/ages 7-8 & players pitch/ages 9-14. Fees $175/team & $375/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402.

WARRIOR YOUTH CLASSIC: March 23-24, Myhand Park, Addis. Need 9-year-old teams. Fee $225/team.Call Tim Edens (225) 456-1880 or Vince Cannatella (225) 278-3994.

TRYOUTS: Through March 24, 7-under Livingston Parish-based Nitro tournament team. Needs 2 players. Call Lance Galloway (251) 604-0332. Email: nitrobaseballclub@yahoo.com.

TRYOUTS: Through March, LB Warriors 12-under AA/AAA USSSA Port Allen-based tournament team. Call Troy LaBorde (225) 405-1732.

TRYOUTS: Through March, Baton Rouge Red Sticks USSSA under-11 team & tournaments. Needs 1-2 players. Call Larry Bellan (225)921-7263.

BASKETBALL

LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee.

TRYOUTS: 6 p.m., March 12 & 14, West Feliciana High gym, St. Francisville. Stateline Raiders’ boys 7th-grade AAU team. Call Len Tillery (225) 721-0403 or Dedric Williams (225) 245-2781.

MEN’S TOURNAMENT ENTRY DEADLINE: March 13 for April 5-7 event, Walker High School, Walker. Fee $150/team. 2-game guarantee. Slam-dunk & 3-point contests. Call Mike Lockhart (225) 268-9783

LOUISIANA YBOA SPARTAN SHOOTOUT: March 15-16, New Orleans. Fee $225/team. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

BREC YOUTH 3-ON-3 & WOMEN’S 3-ON-3 LEAGUES TEAMS REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 22. Youth ages 3-18, April 7 league play, fee $150/team. Women ages 17-older, April 2 league play, fee $150/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225)273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225)273-6402.

5TH ANNUAL FAITH LIONS MARCH MADNESS TOURNAMENT: March 22-24, Woodlawn High, Baton Rouge. 5th grade through 12th grade teams. Fee $200. Pool play, then bracket play (3 games). AAU rules. Call Joseph London (225) 505-6758. Email: faithlions07@gmail.com.

LOUISIANA YBOA BOYS & GIRLS LEAGUE PLAY: March 23, Denham Springs. Boys & girls all grades. Fee $84/2 games, $114/3 games. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

ISPOTUP KIDS WORKOUT CLINIC: Noon-2 p.m., March 23, Denham Springs High, Denham Springs. No fee. Limited to 75 players. Refreshments & prizes. Call Tiras Magee Sr. (225) 937-7174. Email: tmageehoops@yaho.com.

YBOA SUPER REGIONAL: April 5-7, Lake Charles. Fee $295/team. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

NS LP-BOYS ONLY TOURNAMENT: April 13, New Orleans. Fee $84/2 games, $$!4/3 games. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

MGG GIRLS QUEENS OF THE COURT: April 13-14, Denham Springs. Fee $60/game. 3-game max. Call Mike Picou (225) 933-4084 or Tammy Laborde (225) 603-8796.

FITNESS

ROCK WALL & ZIP LINE: 10 a.m.-noon, March 16, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5 & older. Fees $5 members, $10 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

GOLF

THE OAKS AT SHERWOOD SENIOR GOLD TOURNAMENT SERIES: 8 a.m., March 13 (every Wednesday), the Oaks At Sherwood, Sherwood Forest Boulevard, Baton Rouge. Ages 50-64 (white tees), 65-older (senior tees). Fee $20 includes cart, range balls, low net/low gross prizes. Call Billy Martin (225) 272-1141.

26TH ANNUAL LSU FIGHTING TIGERS CELEBRITY TOURNAMENT: 7:45 a.m. & 12:45 p.m. shotgun starts, March 15, Ellendale CC, Houma. 4-player teams plus LSU celebrity/scramble format. Maximum handicap 18. Fee $850/team, $210/player. Sponsored by Bayou Bengal Booster Club. Closest-to-hole, long-drive, straight-drive & hole-in-one contests. Call Eddie Pullaro (985) 868-3500 or Darryl Brue (985) 852-1625.

AJGT JUNIOR MASTERS ENTRY DEADLINE: Noon, March 20 for March 23-24 event, Santa Maria GC, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 11-18. 36 holes. Fee $215. Call Owen Seiler (318) 402-2446. Website registration: http://www.arrowheadjgt.com.

USSSA RED RIVER CLASH ENTRY DEADLINE: April 3 for April 6-7 event, Shreveport CC, Shreveport. Boys & girls ages 12-18/36 holes, ages 9-11/18 holes. Fees $160 & $90. Call Robert Boudreaux (337) 278-8431. Website: http://www.usssa.com.

GYMNASTICS

COED CLASSES: April 3-May 22, Paula Manship YMCA, YMCA Plaza, Baton Rouge. Ages 3- 8. Fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Solomon (225) 767-9622. Email: rsolomon@ymcabr.org.

PICKLEBALL

BREC CEDAR RIDGE 45-OLDER LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m.-noon; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. 8 a.m.-noon, Saturdays/ages 13-older only. 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., March 12, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

REVEILLE AT OAK ALLEY: 8 a.m., March 16, Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie. 5K & half-mile run/walk Fee $25, $30 after Feb. 28. Call Chuck George (504) 468-1488. Website: http://www.NOLArunning.com.

25TH ANNUAL PROVIDENCE CORPORATE CUP: 9 a.m., March 23. Early registration deadline March 15. Team fees: Division 1 (3 runners) $75; Division 2, 3, & 4 (4 runners) $100; Fun Team (4 runners) $100. Individual runners fees $25, $30 after March 15 through March 20. Email: corporatecup@providenceeng.com. Website: http://www.corporatecup.net.

RUNNING WITH THE DOGS 5K: 3 p.m., March 24, Zachary Community Park, Zachary. Fee $20. Benefits Feliciana Animal Welfare Society. Rece day registration 1 p.m. Call FAWS (225) 252-5138. Email: FelicianaAnimalWelfareSociety@yahoo.com.

UNITED WAY OF ST. CHARLES BRIDGE RUN/WALK: 8 a.m., April 6, Westbank Bridge Park, Luling. 5K run/walk & 10K run/walk. Fee $25, $30 race day. Call Chuck George (504) 468-1488. Website: http://www.NOLArunning.com.

NOTE: The 1,000-runner field for the annual Baton Rouge Fat Boy 5K is filled.

SOCCER

CAPITAL CITY UNITED SPRING PROGRAM: 5:30-6:30 p.m., March 17, University High field, Baton Rouge. Ages 3-10. Fee $80 returning players, $400 new players. Also March 24 & April 7, 14, 21.Call Melissa Ramsey (225) 803-7255. Email: Melissaramsey73@hotmail.com.

ULL FREE CLINICS: 5:30-6:30 p.m., March 18, 25, University of Louisiana-Lafayette Track/Soccer Facility, Lafayette. Boys & girls ages 5-12. Call ULL Soccer office (337) 482-5165. Email: scotwieland@louisiana.edu.

BRSC BASIC BALL SKILLS CLINICS: 6-7 p.m., March 20, Field 6, Burbank Complex, Baton Rouge. Under 7-under 10 super skills. Same time/site, April 10. No fee. Website: http://www.brsa.org.

FASTPITCH SOFTBALL

CYPRESS MOUNDS SPRING/SUMMER GIRLS LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Though March 15. Calll Brent Guilbeaux or Sam James (225) 757-5550. Online registration: http://www.cypressmounds.com.

BREC LEAGUES TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 15 for April 7 Sunday league at Burbank Complex, Baton Rouge. Ages 9-14. Fee $375/team. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403 or Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402.

MIDDLE SCHOOL TOURNAMENT: March 15-17, South Louisiana Fairgrounds, Donaldsonville. Girls 10-under, 12-under, 14-under middle school & tournament teams. No fee nor umpires fees. Sponsored by Ascension Catholic Middle School teams. Call Billy Guillot (225) 717-1491 or Kelly Boudreaux (225) 910-6399.

5GG WORTH SPORTS CLASSIC: April 6, Oak Villa Park, Baton Rouge. 8-under through 18-under age divisions. Fee $150 plus umpires fees. Entry deadline 8 p.m. April 2. Call Brian Desselles (225) 413-2865. Website: http://www.usssa.com.

SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL

FRIDAY ONE-PITCH TOURNAMENT: March 15, 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.

SWIMMING

SWIM TEAM CONDITIONING: 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays, through March 29, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Ages 5-18. Registration deadline March 7. Fee $50. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcebr.org.

GROUP LESSONS: Mondays & Wednesdays or Tuesdays & Thursdays, March 18-April 11, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Parent/ child, preschool, youth, teen & adult. Fees $50 members, $90 nonmembers. Registration deadline March 14. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

MINI-GROUP LESSONS/PRESCHOOL & YOUTH BEGINNER: Saturdays, March 23-April 13, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. Fees $25 members, $45 nonmembers. Registration deadline March 14. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org.

TRACK & FIELD

U.S. EXPRESS CLUB PRACTICE: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Independence Park & 1-3 p.m., Saturdays, Miss. River levee, downtown Baton Rouge. Boys & girls ages 5-18. Practices same time Tuesdays & Saturdays through March 31. Call Byron Turner (225) 892-3489. Email: byronturner@usexpresstrackclub.org.

WEIGHTLIFTING

WOMEN ON WEIGHTS: April 8-May 15, Paula Manship YMCA, YMCA Plaza, Baton Rouge. Ages 18-older. Fees $150 members, $240 nonmembers. Call Rebecca Solomon (225) 767-9622. Email: rsolomon@ymcabr.org.