Outfielder works on seeing the ball into her glove (or glove hand in this case) in this great drill!
This drill is all about timing - outfielders learn to run through the catch to properly transfer to the throw.
This drill works on improving a player's foot quickness when a ball is hit behind him. Focus on avoiding unnecessary steps in order to reach the ball as quickly as possible.
This is a simple throwing drill that is great for improving arm strength and assessing your best outfield throwers.
Practicing specific situations and teaching players what the appropriate reaction should be in that situation, can make all the difference between having a decent softball defense and a great one!
In this fielding drill, you're going to make sure all your players get practice on both 3rd and 1st bases. The techniques are similar, but simply the inverse of
When it comes to fielding the ball, all players want to be able to pick up the ball cleanly, 100% of the time. What keeps a player from doing that
The “Bowl Of Soup” is an important technique that all of your players need to understand and implement when they are fielding the ball. Setup Players should begin with a good athletic
Working Over The Shoulder & Fielding Fly Balls You want your players to understand the concept that a fly ball will go up, and it will go down, virtually drawing an
As a coach, when you're working on the defensive game, the key is to make sure you always go through a progression of drills before you start actual game situation
Softball Fielding and Transitioning to the Throw The athletic position of the body plays a big role in quick transitions to your throw. In today's video blog post, we are discussing
Fielding Bunts — Techniques for Success Bunting is a skill that is used a lot in softball to get on base and move runners. So it's important that your athletes know
Softball Catching Progression For Young Players Today, I want to talk about the softball catching progression that most kids go through when they are trying to field. A lot of you are
Fence Drill for Softball Fielding The Fence Drill is an excellent softball fielding drill that you can use to get your players used to taking and striding out, and then releasing
In today's video blog post, we are breaking down the double play, and demonstrating some specific mechanics that will give your team a killer softball defense! Softball Defense & Double
It's always a good idea to spend some time on pop-ups, especially the ones that are hit directly over our head. In today's video blog post, we are demonstrating a
In this video blog post, we are going to discuss balls that are not hit directly at us. It'd be nice if every batter accommodated the defense and hit the
In today's blog post, we are talking about working laterally in the modified softball fielding stance. Softball Fielding: Working Laterally using a Modified Stance In this softball fielding drill, we're simulating that