PITCHER/CATCHER SCHOOL

July 12-13, 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

Throwing Pattern

Kinematic Sequence

Rotational Velocity

Generating Spin

Deception

Metrics

Fastball

Change-Up

Drop

Timing

Tunneling

Diagonals

Developing Pitch Series

Intentional Walks

Plate Coverage

Catching:

Overhand Throwing & Metrics

Throwdowns from the feet

Jband Routine & Arm Care

Set Ups & Stances

Receiving the Pitch

Receiving Low Pitches

Field General

Blocking

Plays at the Plate

Run Downs

Pop Ups

Primary/ Secondary Plays

Intentional Walks

Passed Ball/ Wild Pitch

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 12, 2021             9:00am - 4:00pm

Tuesday July 13, 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 12

  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 13

  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!)