Author Archives: Cindy Bristow

Failure Recovery Lessons from a WCWS Star

If your players struggle mentally recovering from mistakes, then check out this championship level lesson. Use this simple technique to help your players get past their mistakes and successfully move on. Nobody wants to make a mistake, so how we respond...

 

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Pitching Takeaways from the WCWS

With the best pitchers in the country facing off in Oklahoma City, how many different pitches were they throwing? Find out what the best do better. During the WCWS I tweeted something that got tons of response. So I had to...

 

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Pitching: Drop Ball

To help make sure that the Drop ball really does drop, a pitcher needs to make sure her body is over her front foot at release. To help make this much easier, try this - have your pitcher bring her...

 

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Championship Pitching Tips

Ever wonder what the best pitching coaches teach in order to have such great pitchers? If so, then read on. Check out some great lessons from Oklahoma, Florida, Michigan and LSU. Coming off an incredible weekend for softball, we saw some amazing...

 

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Are You Teaching the Whole Elephant?

If you focus on mechanics and are still frustrated that your players can’t perform simple skills in games, I‘ve got a solution for you. You might be surprised to learn that the answer lies with 6 blind guys and an elephant. I...

 

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7 Ways to Win More Games

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 measurables.   Use my Team Production Worksheet to see how your team stacks up with...

 

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Hitting – Seeing the MIDDLE

If you're tired of telling your hitters to keep their eye's on the ball, you aren't alone. But, while that won't help you, this might - have your players think about seeing the MIDDLE of the ball, and then hitting...

 

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