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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]

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Softball Hitting

Working with Softball Hitting Coaches

Today we are going to talk about hitting and softball hitting coaches, and how we can work with athletes who are also seeing a hitting coach in addition to being coached by you.  How do [Read More]

the softball signal game, sliding analysis
Softball Team Offense

The Softball Signal Game

How many teams let their players play the game?  I have watched games on TV and been to games where I have seen on every pitch the catcher looks to the dugout for a signal [Read More]

softball sliding
Softball Baserunning

Softball Sliding

I have found that the most difficult thing to combat in softball sliding is fear.  A player who is afraid of getting hurt will not be able to be relaxed enough to execute a slide [Read More]

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Softball Podcasts

Softball Signals

Softball Signals On this episode, I am going to talk about signals in softball.  We are all familiar with offensive signals but I am going to explore the defensive ones as well. Signals are essentially [Read More]

Softball Sacrifice Bunt
Softball Bunting

Softball Sacrifice Bunt

The softball sacrifice bunt is an important tool used to advance baserunners.  It is usually done with less than 2 out and a runner on first base but can also be done with a runner [Read More]

Softball Coaching Tools

Softball Player Offensive Scouting Sheet

This was an awesome softball tool for scouting opposing players on the teams offense I saw more than once.  I filled the softball player offensive scouting sheet out for each game for each player for the entire season. [Read More]

Softball Hitting

Softball Place Hitting

Most times when the batter arrives at the plate, they are thinking about hitting the ball as hard and as far as possible.  Softball place hitting is a useful tool for may reasons including when [Read More]