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Softball Players #2 in Clinical Depression Among Division I Athletes [ARTICLE]

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Playing college softball seems to be every young player's dream, and yet we're faced with some alarming statistics. Discover why I think so many division I players have...... Continue

2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Softball Teams Announced [ARTICLE]

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The 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Softball teams were announced over a four-day period in June. Each of the four teams- NCAA Division I, NCAA...... Continue

7 Ways to Win More Games [ARTICLE]

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Everybody wants to win more games, but not everybody has great pitching or power hitting. What if winning wasn't based on that, but instead, on 7 key...... Continue

NCAA Eligibility Center [ARTICLE]

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When the goal is college athletics, the secret to success for many student-athletes often comes down to a simple premise: Knowing what resources...... Continue

Important Keys to Coaching the Female Athlete - Cindy Bristow - Softball Excellence [ARTICLE]

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Have you ever disciplined one of your softball player's only to have 3 other players mad at you for a week? Or had one of your best athletes not really trying her hardest no matter what you did to convince her otherwise? If so then you really need...... Continue

The Anatomy of Unshakable Confidence [ARTICLE]

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Across my decades of learning and education, I have spent a significant amount of time studying confidence. To the point that I believe strongly...... Continue

Early Recruiting Legislation for NCAA Division I Softball Passes [ARTICLE]

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On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, the NCAA Division I Council announced that it passed legislation establishing September 1 of a prospective student...... Continue

The DO's of Social Media [ARTICLE]

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LOUISVILLE, KY - Right now most college coaches can't watch you play. They are busy coaching their own teams and preparing for the all-important...... Continue

Bunt Coverage - Are You Sure Who Goes Where? [ARTICLE]

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Bunt defense matters when the game’s on the line - and often your season with it. Make sure your team's properly prepared! Bunting will happen in... ... Continue

Helping Pitchers Get Through an Injury [ARTICLE]

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As much as we try to prevent it, and as much as we do not ever want this to happen, inevitably at some point we will all coach a pitcher with an...... Continue