coaching high school softball

March 7, 2018

Strengthen your infielders with the ‘Hubba Dubba’ drill

Hubba Dubba is an infield drill that includes every throw an infielder has to make, with the exception of the “slow roller.” The drill teaches communication, team unity and enthusiasm while improving arm strength and accuracy. DIAGRAM 1: T...

March 5, 2018

Baseball/Softball: Setting the infield defense

Having played shortstop for more than 50 years and having coached fast-pitch softball for 18 years at the summer, high school and college levels, it always surprises me when I watch teams defensively play every hitter the same — straight up in the ...

February 10, 2010

Successful S.C. Softball Coach Dies

Camillo Trapuzzano, who led the Thomas Heyward Academy (S.C.) to five straight state softball titles in the 1990s, died after suffering a heart attack last week. He was 74.

February 10, 2010

Softball Coach Fighting Breast Cancer, Acts As Role Model

Christi Pavlovics, head softball coach at Deckerville High School (Mich.) was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer in October. Now, as she fights the disease, she is helping bring about awareness to her community and to her team. To show their s...