Softball To Host Winter Clinic

Head Coach Elaine Sortino and her staff will run the second annual clinic.

Head Coach Elaine Sortino and her staff will run the second annual clinic.

Nov. 10, 2011

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AMHERST, Mass. - For the second year, the UMass softball team will host its annual winter clinic on January 15 from 9AM-4PM in the Boyden Gym. This clinic provides an excellent opportunity for the athletes to be instructed and evaluated by the UMass softball staff. It is designed for athletes who desire intensive and in-depth instruction in the defensive skills of all positions, as well as breaking down all the components of the swing.

The staff for the clinic includes head coach Elaine Sortino who was a 2004 NFCA Hall of Fame Inductee. The staff also includes associate head coach Kathryn Gleason, assistant coach Kristi Stefanoni, as well as members of the the 2012 UMass Softball team.

It is recommended that players wear a t-shirt, sweat pants, shorts, a basic court shoe, and to bring a bat. Bring own catching gear if possible.

The schedule of events is Sunday, January 15th: 9am-4pm
8:15-8:45am - Registration
9am - Warm up
9am-10:30am - Positional Play Session I
Break into defensive positions for skill instruction and drills.
10:30am-11am - Hitting Lecture
11am-12pm--Hitting Stations I
12pm -Lunch with all campers & staff
1pm-2:30pm - Positional Play Session II
Advanced Skills/Drills in Defensive Positions.
2:30pm-4pm - Hitting Stations II
4pm - Dismiss

The cost of the clinic is $100 per player and is open to girls ages 12-18. Registration ends January 10 and space is limited so please register early. To register complete the form by clicking the the link at the top the the page.



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