Everybody dreams of making it make to Oklahoma City and the Women’s
College World Series. You might be surprised how “little” it takes.
Learn how little
improvements allowed the final 8 teams to make the WCWS.
While we’ve boiled the entire college softball...
It’s the postseason and time to check out my guide to helping your players watch the Road to OKC!
Let me help you help your players watch postseason softball – and get better in the process.
Getting caught up in the excitement...
Happy Birthday to the Softball Excellence Insider Newsletter – this is
our 300th Issue!
Writing 300 issues has
taught me a lot. Discover what it can teach you.
300 of anything is a lot. When you’re talking 300 issues of our Softball
Excellence Insider newsletter,...
There’s lots of college softball polls, what do they all mean?
Make sure you know why the RPI is a super important poll.
There are a couple of
different Division I softball polls - there’s the ESPN/USA Softball poll, and the USA Today/NFCA...
Find out what 5 things you’ll need in college softball, before it’s too
Everybody wants to play college softball, but not everyone can. Find out what it REALLY takes.
Coaching college softball has really made it clear to me the hidden
Looking for a challenging pitching workout that combines control,
pressure and fun. I’ve got one for you.
A perfect pitching workout
for this part of the season.
This time of year workouts can get boring and routine. It can be
difficult to create new workouts...
Here’s a great drill to improve your infielder’s movement, quickness and
Maximize reps while
Arms get tired and sore this time of year so increasing defensive reps while limiting throws is a challenge. Having the right touch on throws...
If you’re looking for a way to get your team headed in the right direction – try this simple exercise.
Here’s an easy, yet effective way to get your team’s belief higher and
their game turned around.
There’s no secret sauce to helping...
Looking to help your pitchers with
their zone control. Then grab Clyde & some paint.
Helping your pitchers see where their pitching zones are is easier than you might think.
Pitching zones are
imaginary things that kind of float in the air, are critical...
Don’t get me wrong, I don’t hate
cheering, I just know it’s hidden dangers.
I’m not saying don’t cheer, but you better know it’s side effects when
I know that cheering is as much a part
of softball as gloves and bats, and...
Struggling players ask questions all the time, so make sure they’re the right kind.
Questions fall into two categories - and only one is helpful.
You’ve all heard them before – questions players ask when they’re struggling. Questions such as “what’s wrong...
Here’s a way
to compete the next time you’re outmatched by your opponent.
How to keep fighting in spite of the score.
Competing in a game you’re blown out of is hard, so
reframe the outcome by winning innings, when winning the game...
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