Nov. 29, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State softball program will be hosting its Winter Clinic on January 28, 2018 at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center. The fee for each session is $120 and is open to any and all currently in grades 7-12.
WHEN: Sunday, January 28, 2018
WHERE: Woody Hayes Athletic Center
Check-in: One hour prior to the start of each session
Session 1 (Defense): 8 a.m.-11 a.m.
Session 2 (Pitching): 8 a.m.-11 a.m.
Lunch (not provided)
Session 3 (Hitting): Noon-3 p.m.
Session 4 (Pitching): Noon-3 p.m.
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HITTING SESSION (Session 3: Noon – 3 p.m.)
These sessions will focus on the proper fastpitch hitting technique and hitting drills. Athletes will have a chance to practice these techniques through various drills including t-work, soft toss, machines and vision drills. Bunting and Base running will also be included in the techniques and drills.
PITCHING SESSIONS (Session 2: 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. | Session 4: Noon – 3 p.m.)
Our pitching instruction will focus on the fundamentals of throwing fastpitch and will be geared toward increasing speed and gaining control of pitches. Pitchers will also have an opportunity to learn several different pitch grips and techniques for throwing. The purpose and strategy for throwing various pitches will be taught as well. This session will also include offensive skill work after pitching is complete. *Pitchers must bring their own catchers who are not attending the clinic.
DEFENSIVE SESSION (8 – 11 a.m.)
This session will focus on the proper defensive techniques of the infield, outfield and catching positions. Instruction for all fielders will focus on throwing, fielding, and position responsibilities. Instruction on stance, glove work, forehands, backhands, footwork, etc. will be covered. This session is for the infield, outfield and catching positions.