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Softball Parents

Softball Parents

Softball parents play a crucial role in their child’s softball journey. From attending softball tournaments, to providing support and guidance, you have an undeniable impact when it comes to how your child will experience the [Read More]

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The Game

Finding A Softball Team

Do you know someone who is looking to join a softball team?  For most new players, Softball is a great way to get together with friends, stay active, and have fun. Whether you are a [Read More]

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Softball Hitting

Softball Hitting Methods

Softball Hitting Methods Today I am going to talk about the many ways to hit and the pitfalls that can come with finding the right one.  Hitting is a skill that has gone through many [Read More]

Softball Preparation Phase, Softball Tapering Types
Softball Periodization

Softball Tapering Types

There are 2 types of taper used to make sure that the team performs their best for specific competitions.  Not all tyes are Softball Tapering Types however.  They are a progressive taper, which is mostly [Read More]

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Softball Catcher

Catcher Responsibilities

Many young players want to be the catcher because along with the pitcher, they touch the ball the most during a game.  This is a good thing that can be an issue because not all [Read More]

individual pitcher responsibilities
Softball Pitcher

Individual Pitcher Responsibilities

Pitchers come in many sizes and have many levels of ability.  Some need to focus on the task at hand and pitch only.  Others can handle a variety of duties including fielding and even calling [Read More]

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Softball Fly Ball Fielding

Short Fly Balls

The short fly ball is sometimes one of the hardest ones to judge for outfielder and infielders but for different reasons.  It can be over run easily by outfielders and there can be a lot [Read More]

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Softball Fielding

Softball Fielding

Softball fielding is something that most coaches spend a lot of time on during practices and pre game warm ups.  The great thing is that players can practice fielding on their own with a tennis [Read More]

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Softball Coaching Tools

Building Team Cohesion

Building team cohesion is one of the tasks that can mystify us as coaches.  Cohesion is something that we know is important to team success, but sometimes we are not sure how to create and [Read More]

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Softball Assessment Tools

Sliding Analysis

Sliding is one of those skills where the success is dependent on the players confidence and experience with success. Sliding Analysis Considerations When evaluating sliding, the best way to determine the success as with other [Read More]