The posting of the resources on this page shall not, under any circumstances, be construed as an endorsement by Newton Girls Softball as we do not review the health or safety of any athletic activity conducted outside Newton Girls Softball programming.
Participation at any of these clinics, camps and/or other instruction or training received by any athlete is totally at the discretion of the athlete and his/her family.
Extra Innings Fall Skills Clinic - Open to boys or girls ages 8-12
Wednesdays and Saturdays, November 28th - December 22nd
For additional information, check out this flyer: Extra Innings or visit http://www.extrainnings-watertown.com/play/baseball-softball-clinics
Clinics at Tufts
To register for any of the below clinics, click here: http://www.jumbosoftballclinics.com/
Little Jumbo All Skills Clinic
Saturday, December 15th, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon
Grades: 2nd - 8th
Description: This clinic will cover the offensive and defensive fundamentals for the younger player. Players will learn the proper throwing mechanics, along with the basic fundamentals for infield and outfield positions. Additionally,they will learn offensive fundamentals. In addition to drill work, we will play some games and have some competitions to keep the day instructional and fun! Players will be divided into two groups based on age, so the younger players will work with playerstheir age and older players will work with similar aged players.
Mastering Defensive Fundamentals
Saturday, December 22nd, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Grades: 2nd - 8th
Description: This clinic will help the younger softball player master the defensive fundamentals of the game. Proper throwing mechanics, solid infield fundamentals and basic outfield skills will be learned in the four week clinic. This is theperfect clinic for the youth player looking to develop stronger defensive fundamentals to become a better all around player
Beginning and Intermediate Pitching
Saturday, January 5th, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Description: This clinic will focus on helping pitchers develop strong fastball mechanics in addition to learning a change-up. Its perfect for both those still looking to learn the fastball mechanics in addition to those that are lookingto increase speed and improve control. Beginning and intermediate pitchers will be separated allowing those that are still looking to master the fundamentals the ability to work at their own pace and those that know how to throw a fastball to improve andperfect their mechanics, increase speed and learn a change up.
*Note: All pitchers much bring their own catcher*
Improving Your Offensive Game
Saturday, January 12th, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Description: This clinic will focus on the offensive fundamentals. Players will start with the lower half and then move to upper half fundamentals in hitting. This clinic is perfect for those players looking to develop and improve their swing. Slappers will be able to work separately to develop sound slapping fundamentals.
Brandice Balschmiter from Planet FastPitch and Doug Clott at the YMCA!
- New Beginners (Doug) 5:00-6:00
Session 1: 4 Sundays - Sept. 16, 23, 30; Oct. 14. (No class 10/7)
Session 2: 4 Sundays - Oct. 21, 28; Nov. 4, 11.
Session 3: 4 Sundays - March 17, 24; 31 April 7
- Level 1 "Advanced Beginner-Intermediate" (Brandice): 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Session 1: 7 Sundays - September 16, 23, 30; October 14, 21, 28; November 4 (No class 10/7)
Session 2: 7 Sundays - November 11, 18; December 2, 9, 16; January 6, 13 (No class 11/25, 12/23, 12/30)
Session 3: 7 Sundays - January 27; February 10, 14; March 3, 10, 17, 24 (No class 2/3, 2/17) March 31 reserved for potential snow date
- Level 2 “Intermediate-Advanced Intermediate" (Brandice):7:00 - 8:00 pm (Same sessions as above)
- Level 3 "Advanced Intermediate" (Brandice):8:00 - 9:00 pm
Session 1: 11 Sundays - September 16, 23, 30; October 14, 21, 28; November 4, 11, 18; December 2, 9. (No class 10/7, 11/25)
Session 2: 11 Sundays - December 2, 9, 16; January 6, 13, 27; February 10, 14; March 3, 10, 17, 24; 31. (No class 12/23, 12/30, 1/20, 2/3, 2/17). April 7 reserved for potential snow date.
for details on the class.
Jenny Scavone and Lauren McCart in Lower Falls Community Center!
October 21, 28, November 4, 18, 25, December 2, 16, January 6, 13, 27, February 3, 10, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7,14
- Catching Clinic (Jenny): 8:00 - 9:00 AM
- Hitting Clinic (Jenny): 9:00 - 10:00 AM
- Pitching Clinic (Lauren): 10:00 - 1:00 PM
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details on this awesome training opportunity!