Joy of the Game Baseball & Softball

Fall Programs & Clinics :: Softball Clinics

Whether you are new to the game or playing on a high level, Players Edge Softball Instructors have the teaching experience that will let you both improve your skills and enjoy the game to its fullest!

A NOTE ABOUT CLINIC SCHEDULING:
We understand our schedule may not meet yours. With that in mind, we are open to creating any clinic just for you and your son or daughter’s friends & teammates on a day and time that works for you. Minimum 4 players needed. Simply call us to discuss how to set up your clinic!

MVP Pitching - Grades 3 and Up

The steps to becoming a successful fast-pitch softball pitcher, from proper fundamentals to improving your current pitching skills are covered. Coaches will explain grips, spins, delivery and control of different pitches. The skill of pitching a softball is developed in all its aspects. Participants will be grouped according to age and ability. For the older and more experienced players, the content will be high level, comprehensive and demanding. In addition to working on different pitches, time will be spent covering how to be prepared on the mound and the correct game management techniques that are crucial to success.

2018 MVP Pitching Fall Schedule
MVP Softball Pitching
Sundays, October 28 - December 9th*
1:00 - 2:00
Each session meets once a week for 6 weeks
**No class Thanksgiving Weekend


Price Per Player: $129/members     $149/non-members

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Clinic Registration Form

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MVP Hitting - Grades 3 and Up

This hitting clinic focuses on the core elements of the batter’s swing. The participants are grouped based on age and ability. The fundamentals of hitting (stance, stride, swing) will be stressed. The older players will be on a more advanced track. The mental approach to hitting will be covered, as well as additional areas such as slap-hitting and situational hitting. Each session will include group instruction followed by drill work in rotating stations.

2018 MVP Hitting Fall Schedule
MVP Softball Hitting
Sundays, October 28 - December 9th*
2:00 - 3:00
Each session meets once a week for 6 weeks
**No class Thanksgiving Weekend


Price Per Player: $129/members     $149/non-members

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Clinic Registration Form

 

 


Advanced Softball Clinics for the Travel Player

Future Impact Travel Softball Clinic for 10u, 12u and 14u Players
Train Like our Illinois Impact Elite High School Players!

Our most advanced all-around clinic for youth travel players. This clinic is limited to experienced players playing at the 12u and 14u (grade school) levels who are looking at playing competitive softball when they reach high school. Training will be led by Illinois Impact Program Director and 18u Head Coach Kent Szarabajka and will be devoted to the advance drill work similar to what he uses for the Impact players. Strategic areas with hitting, defense and pitching will all be covered. The clinic is run like a 16u or 18u Illinois Impact team training session. The pace is fast and the content high level. Focus will also be on developing the player’s mental edge, an over looked aspect when it comes to player development.

2018 Future Impact Fall Schedule
Future Impact
Sundays, October 28 - December 9*
3:00 - 4:00
Each session meets once a week for 6 weeks (*no class Thankgiving Weekend)

Price Per Player: $129/members     $149/non-members

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Clinic Registration Form