Softball Defense Drill – On the Runs

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In today’s video blog post, we are talking about a great softball defense drill!   The “On The Run” softball defense drill incorporates fielding mechanics, execution on demand, run through and receiving of the ball, so this drill not only works on the mechanics, but it is also a great stamina drill.

When running this softball defense drill, be sure to field the ball:

  • In a balanced athletic position
  • Keep the bottom down
  • Use the legs
  • Keep your head on the ball


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