“Two Strike” Stance Hitting Drill

The “Two Strike” Stance is used in a game situation when the batter has two strikes. When you have two strikes, you want your players to be confident when they step into the box. They need to feel comfortable in that situation, and know that there are certain mechanics they can use to open up…

Continue Reading →

Video Tutorial: The Zone Hitting Drill

As a girls softball coach, you know the importance of spending time on the various mechanics of hitting. In today’s video, we demonstrate a drill that will help your players become more skilled at bunting. The Zone Hitting Drill The zone hitting drill involves putting three cones out to indicate an area where your hitter…

Continue Reading →

How to Improve Your Players’ Hitting Mechanics

During this blog post, I’m going to discuss a variety of softball hitting drills that are perfect for running with your players during practice. We’ll also go over some hitting tips.   Some of the following drills are great to do with a heavy bat. If you don’t have the resources to buy a heavy…

Continue Reading →

Hitting Mechanics: The Finger Grip & Gripping The Bat

Grips, like everything else you do, are very important.  In today’s video blog post, I want to talk briefly about the grip, and its’ affect on your hitting mechanics. Hitting Mechanics: The Finger Grip & Gripping the Bat When gripping the bat, the key is to always line up your middle knuckles. Whether you use…

Continue Reading →

“Find The Fence” Softball Fielding Drill

You should ensure that your outfielders are comfortable playing the fence. Maybe they’re playing a foul ball fence, or maybe they’re playing a home run fence. But how do they do that?  In today’s video blog post, we are demonstrating a great softball fielding drill to help you work on this important technique. It’s called…

Continue Reading →

Page 1 of 220