Softball Drills

Fielding, batting and throwing are all keys to being a better softball player. Softball drills to work on these fundamental skill sets can make anyone more productive on the diamond, and STACK's deep library of content is loaded with techniques to finely tune your game.

Latest in Softball Drills

Organize Effective, Time-Efficient Softball Fielding Drills

This is an excerpt from chapter eight of the new Practice Perfect Softball (Human Kinetics, 2016), written by the National Fastpitch Coaches Associat...

By: Celeste Knierim

3 Drills That Improve Your Softball Pitch Spin and Velocity

Two of the most common mistake's softball pitchers make are pivoting on drive/drag leg and pushing the ball out of the hand. This 30 Day Challenge for...

By: Courtney Hudson

Tips to Teach You How to Hit a Softball Fastball

After playing softball for most of my life, I had the awesome opportunity to enter the world of coaching. As a coach, I have observed several common...

By: Cassie Reilly-Boccia

Improve Timing, Coordination, Agility and Quickness with the Lateral Shuffle Ball Drill

Timing. Coordination. Agility. Quickness. Proprioception. These are just a few benefits that come to mind when thinking about the many benefits of one...

By: Tammy Kovaluk

Fastpitch Hitting Drills for Beginners

There are many hitting drills out there. Some are great, some not so great. I have put together a complete guide to fastpitch hitting drills and tips to...

By: Courtney Hudson

Latest Videos in Softball Drills

Softball Fielding Drill: The One-Handed Catch

Perfect the one-handed catch with a softball fielding drill from Mike Candrea, head softball coach at the University of Arizona.

Stationary Softball Fielding Drill

Become a better infielder with this simple softball fielding drill from University of Arizona head softball coach Mike Candrea.

Softball Bottom-Hand Hitting Drill

Develop a proper hitting technique with this softball hitting drill from Mike Candrea, head softball coach at the University of Arizona.

Proper Batting Posture With Mike Candrea

A good swing starts with batting posture. Learn how to make proper batting posture second nature with this simple softball hitting drill from University of Arizona softball coach Mike Candrea.

Four Quadrants Hitting With Heather Tarr

University of Washington softball coach Heather Tarr talks through four-quadrant hitting to help players connect with pitches low and away, low and inside, high and away, and high and inside.