"SOFTBALL ROCKS!" 2017 Indoor Winter Clinic at Hardy School Gym. NEW!!!!!
Headed up by Emily Hunt, the WHS Varsity Softball coach, with assistance from high school softball players. Focus is on learning proper form
for throwing, fielding and batting.
Day: Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 @ Hardy School
Dates: Jan 11, 25 | Feb 1, 8, 15 | March 1, 8, 15 (snow day 3/22)
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These clinics listed below will be updated ASAP - Sorry for the inconvenience (Ann 12/27/16)
HITTING, FIELDING, PITCHING & CATCHING CLINICS FOR JUNIOR LEAGUE (4 & 5 GRADE) & SENIOR LEAGUE (6, 7, 8 GRADE) SOFTBALL PLAYERS AT FROZEN ROPES TRAINING FACILITY IN NATICK
JUNIOR LEAGUE (4 & 5 GRADE) PLAYERS:
Hitting, Throwing & Fielding Clinic: 6 sessions; 90 minutes each session, beginning at 2:30 on the following Sunday afternoons: March, 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 12 & 19. Batting instruction will include stations to break down different parts of the swing in order to enhance contact efficiency, improve power and learn bunting. Fielding instruction will focus on the ready position, glove and hand movements and throwing. The fee for all 6 six sessions is $120. The hitting & fielding clinic will be limited to 30 girls.
Introductory Pitching and Catching Clinic: 2 Sessions, 60 minutes each session, on the following Sunday afternoons: April 26 and May 3 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm. Instruction will concentrate on the basics of fast pitching and softball catching. The sessions will be organized based upon player interest in the two positions. The fee for the two sessions is $40. The pitching and catching clinic will be limited to 20 girls. Please note that experienced Junior League pitchers should sign up for the Senior League pitching clinic (see below). CATCHERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE SECOND HALF OF THE SESSIONS FREE OF CHARGE.
SENIOR LEAGUE (6, 7, 8 GRADE) PLAYERS:
Hitting Clinic: 6 sessions; 60 minutes each session, beginning at 4:00 PM on the following Sunday afternoons: March, 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 12 & 19.. Batting instruction will include stations to break down different parts of the swing in order to enhance contact efficiency, improve power and perfect bunting. The fee for all 6 six sessions is $120. The hitting clinic will be limited to 30 girls.
Pitching Clinic: Two separate clinics: each clinic consists of 3 one-hour sessions beginning at 5:00 PM on the following Sundays:
Clinic One: March 8, 15, 22
Clinic Two: March 29 & April 12 & 19
Pitching instruction will be offered in a small group and break down different parts of the windmill pitching motion in order to enhance pitching strength, accuracy and consistency. The fee for three sessions is $80. These two clinics are open to Senior League pitchers and also experienced Junior League pitchers. Each pitching clinic will be limited to 6 girls. CATCHERS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE SECOND HALF OF THE SESSIONS FREE OF CHARGE. All participants are responsible for bringing their own catcher (parent or player).
Parents & coaches are welcome to view the training.
INSTRUCTIONAL SOFTBALL CLINICS FOR GIRLS IN GRADES K - 3
These clinics will be designed to teach and improve softball fielding, base-running and batting skills through group instruction and fun drills. Preseason is a good time for players in this age group to work on softball fundamentals.
Dates: Saturday, March 7th, 21st, 28th, April 4th and April 11th (no clinic on March 14)
Location: Upham Elementary School gym
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
All attendees should report to the gym 10 minutes prior to the start of the clinic with a glove, a water bottle, sneakers and comfortable clothing.