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Helping Pitchers Get Through an Injury [ARTICLE]

by National Fastpitch Coaches Association on

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

Drills to Help Catchers Reinforce Their Skills [ARTICLE]

by National Fastpitch Coaches Association on

During a game, there are many things for which a catcher is responsible. As a coach, I want my catcher focused on their pitcher and directing traffic...... Continue

3 Slump Busting Drills [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Slumps are one of life's great mysteries, because you can't practice them...or can you? Slumps are things you want to either avoid at all costs, or get...... Continue

10 Tips for Starting Your Softball Season [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

These quick tips will get you ready to make 2018 a success! Lots of things go into a successful softball season. You need talent and luck and...... Continue

5 Drills for Hitting the Outside Pitch [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

You want to have good hitters and win games then your players better be able to hit the outside pitch. Discover a 5 Part Drill to help turn your players into solid outside pitch hitters!... Continue

3 Keys for Coaching "Kids These Days" [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

It's tough to relate to players that live in a whole different world. Or is it? How to relate to your players in 3 easy steps.... Continue

Getting Inside the Mind of a Champion [ARTICLE]

by NFCA on

Nicole Mendes just completed her first year of college. It was successful. In addition to earning excellent grades, she...... Continue

Prepare for Pitching Speeds with a Simple Hitting Drill [ARTICLE]

by Softball Excellence on

Having good hitters is one thing, but having hitters that can successfully hit pitchers of all speeds is when you win ball games.... Continue

Rundowns [ARTICLE]

by Human Kinetics on

Rundowns executed poorly by a defense can be a painful thing to watch. Believe me, I've seen more than my fair share of ugly rundowns in my 30 years...... Continue

Five Concepts Coaches Must Know [ARTICLE]

by National Fastpitch Coaches Association on

Most coaches know that in order to succeed, they need tools to do so. Here are five things all coaches must know and implement to take their teams...... Continue