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Elite 50: Ranking the Nation's Top College Softball Programs

In STACK's college softball rankings, we take you beyond wins and losses to reveal what truly makes a college softball program great. To come up with ...

Be Like Jessica Mendoza: Improve By Staying Humble

If you're a top player and a team leader, you probably receive little or no negative feedback from your parents, coaches or teammates. On the cont...

Improve Fielding With Softball Agility Drills

Good fielding requires lots of technique, such as scooping up grounders and making pinpoint throws to first. However, none of that can happen if you...

Improve Pitching Power and Placement With Kneeling Physioball Throws

When the subject is top-tier softball pitchers, Monica Abbott's name rises above the rest. The 2008 Olympian and former University of Tennessee stand...

How and When to Hit a Slap Bunt

A softball team's ability to move runners can determine its success, and a slap bunt is a great way to get 'em moving. "We call it the short-game...

Prevent Softball Shoulder Injuries With a Shoulder Prehab Circuit

Throwing a softball overhand is one of the most unnatural motions in sports, so it's critical to train your shoulders to withstand its rigors and ...

Improve Lateral Movement With Georgia Softball

With its current run of nine straight NCAA Tournament appearances—and a pair of SEC titles—the University of Georgia softball squad has built...

Circuit Training With USA Softball

To maintain an edge over their opponents, the U. S. softball team performs a strict agility circuit, which develops quick, explosive movements an...

Enhance Outfield Reaction Time With Blind Ball Drills

An outstanding outfielder is one who "moves at full speed while judging the ball on the run," says John Rittman, head coach of Stanford University's...

Softball Star Jessica Mendoza's Off-Season Cross-Training

Olympic Gold Medalist, four-time All-American and former U.S. National Softball Team member Jessica Mendoza, one of the most recognized names in s...

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