PITCHER/CATCHER SCHOOL

July 19-20, 2021

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Summary:

This session is designed for athletes who desire intensive and in-depth instruction in the skills and psychology of pitching and catching.

MECHANICS MONDAY & TACTICS TUESDAY!

Monday addresses mechanics of pitching and catching.  Tuesday addresses tactics (how to work as a battery, how to spin moving pitches, how to read batters and situations).

Pitching:

Mechanics

Motion Start

Linear Velocity

Ground Reaction Force

Generating Speed

Power & Control

Metrics

Fastball

Rise

Curve

Screwball

Long Toss

Climbing the Ladder

Pitch Calling

Pitch Outs

Fielding Bunts

Catching:

Giving Signals & Targets

Overhand Throwing Velocity

Distance Throwing

Timing & Glove Presentation

Receiving High Pitches

Throwdowns from the Knees

Double Plays

Other Game Day Throws

Cuts & Relays

Game Situations & Counts

Styles of Pitch Calling

Swing Review and Info

Pitch Outs, Pick offs

Bunts & Communication 

This school will be intensely focused on the specific skills of pitching and catching.  In this format, there will not be hitting and fielding.  If you wish to work on that, please also attend the total skills school on July 14 & 15 or July 21 & 22..

13 Training Hours!  

 

Location:

Planet Fastpitch - Uxbridge, MA   

Tuition:

$295

Dates & Times

Monday July 19, 2021             9:00am - 4:00pm

Tuesday July 20, 2021             9:00am - 4:00pm

Olympics & Closing Ceremony will be live-streamed!

Age and Experience:

Athletes will be grouped by age and experience and must be at least 10 years of age and no older than 19 years old to be a participant in the softball school.

Schedule:

  Monday July 19

  9:00am - 11:45am      Session 1

  11:45am - 12:15pm      Lunch

  12:15pm - 2:00pm      Session 2

  2:00pm - 2:15pm       The Famous Popsicle Break

  2:15pm - 4:00pm       Session 3

  Tuesday July 20

  9:00am - 11:45am      Session 4

  11:45am - 12:15pm      Lunch

  12:15pm - 1:45pm       Session 5

  1:45pm - 2:00pm       The Famous Popsicle Break

  2:00pm - 3:15pm       Session 6

  3:15pm - 4:00pm       Olympics & Closing Ceremony (*live-streamed!)