River Region Sports Notes and Information

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, May 18, 2005


The second annual Frisco Fest 5K/mile run is set for May 22 at 7:30 for the mile run and 8:00 for the 5K run at the San Fransico Plantation in Garyville. Entry fee is $12 before May 1, $15.00 after. Ages 12 and under are free. Race amenities include a custom t-shirt, food, cold beer, free admission to browse around the fest featuring crafts, food and entertainment. For an application and more information contact Beverly Oubre and 985-535-7159.


The second annual Tour De’San Francisco bike run is set for May 21 at the San Francisco Plantation in Garyville. Check in time is 7:30 a.m. with a 8 a.m. Start. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m. Your $20 entry fee for the 25-mile race includes a t-shirt, drinks and meal. Fee is

$25 after May 1st. For more information and an application contact Beverly Oubre at 985-535-7159 or Aleisha Accardo and Kim Fontenot at 985-535-2341.


MISS-LOU CLASSIC baseball tournament will be held May 21 & 22 in Vidalia, La. The tournament will offer 5 age divisions of play (8U machine pitch, 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U).

Entry Fee is $200 with a 3 game guarantee. To enter or for more information contact Glenn Carroll (601) 597-1797 or William Barnes at (601) 446-6122.


The River Parish Hawks, the River Parishes’ currently undefeated semi-pro baseball team, will play the Dorseyville Dodgers this Sunday, May 22 at 3 p.m. The game will be held at East St. John High School in Reserve. Admission is $4. For more information, call Alvin “Peter” Brown at 504-462-4178