2017 WINTER 1 SOFTBALL SESSION
OCTOBER 30th - DECEMBER 17th
7 week session
See below for all programs offered during the Winter 1 session of 2017.
Prepare Focus Compete Program
The off season is the time to develop the necessary skills for the Spring/Summer Softball Season. You won’t improve sitting back and hoping and wishing to make the team, to be the top player, to excel at the sport it takes hard work, dedication and the best training possible! We at Pinnacle Sports are proud of the success we have had developing some of softballs finest players. For the first time this fall we are offing a 2 hour weekly softball PFC class that will develop the athlete’s skills needed to be one of the best. Our PFC development training program is a three component class that will help players build their offensive and defensive skills, as well as increase their athleticism through our sports performance training.
This class will feature the RightView Pro Softball Computer Swing Analyst system. Each athlete’s swing will be video taped and then compared to the best swings in the game. This approach will give the athlete and their parents the opportunity to break down the swing and work on each and every aspect of the swing. No guessing, No misconceptions, just the highest quality training possible.
Format: up to45 minutes of hitting instruction, every athlete’s swing will be video taped and analyzed to the best swings in the game using the RightView Pro Swing Analyst System. The system will video tape and then compare the student’s skills to the professional model. Using the near perfect swing of the Model the athlete will be able to see and understand her swing and the corrections needed. Instruction and drills will be designed for each individual athlete using a combination of machine work, tee work and front toss drills.
up to 45 minutes of full-field defensive instruction. Each athlete will be able to build their throwing power with the ability to work on long the throws in our 200 foot indoor field, (centerfield to home). Athletes will be tested for throwing speed and accuracy from beginning and retested at the end to verify all improvements. Each athlete will work on proper fielding footwork, footwork covering the bases, fielding range and building the athlete’s softball IQ, (what to do and when).
up to 30 minutes of sports performance training, This portion of the class will help lay the foundation for building the athlete’s speed and quickness to the ball, strength for stronger throws and more powerful hits and agility needed to make the tough plays look easy.
Juniors ages 11-13
6:30PM - 8PM
(six week program - no class on Thanksgiving)
Players ages 14+
5PM - 7PM
LITTLE TOTS SOFTBALL
This early stage program will teach the FUNdamentals of baseball and softball as well as basic motor skill development and coordination. This class will help develop motor function and hand eye coordination. There may be some parent participation. Boys and girls welcome.
INTRO TO SOFTBALL
Our Intro to Softball program is an introductory class that will focus on learning more about baseball & softball fundamentals. Players will learn proper fielding, coaching and hitting techniques along with base running and base recognition. Game play will be introduced during the session. Boys and girls welcome.
GIRLS GOT GAME
Our professional instructors put the players through multiple throwing drills, glove work drills and game situations. From year to year a player may have to play different positions on the field. This class helps players understand the different positions and develop those skills needed to excel. Positive instruction will be given in all positions, infield and outfield. Pinnacle Sports’ Girls Got Game program has been very successful helping build the skills to make every player move around the diamond with greater confidence and ability. Each class will be divided into 45 minutes of skills and drills and 45 minutes of game like situa-tions and play. Some hitting is included.
Girls Got Game 7-10 year olds
Thursday 5pm - 6:30pm
6 week program, no class on Thanksgiving
BUILD THE PERFECT SWING
Athletes will be instructed on all different steps of the swing that make a great hitter. Learn and work on the 7 fundamental parts of the swing. Designed for the beginner looking to develop the proper fundamentals of hitting.
Focus will be placed on properly hitting the inside, outside, high and low pitches while continuing the basics of the softball swing. Bat speed and power will be developed with proper technique and repetition.
Program is an advanced hitting class that will focus on all aspects of hitting including lower body mechan-ics & bat speed development for power. Players will rotate through a series of stations while coaches look for any common factors to cor-rect. The Right View Pro Swing Analysis Program will be utilized in this class.
BEGINNING PITCHING SKILLS
An inexpensive and great way to develop the skills that make great fastpitch softball pitchers. This class allows your athlete the chance to practice and learn from the best—Coach Glen McCoy! Class will focus on proper techniques from stance through follow through. Athletes will be instructed with the most up to date drills and mechanics to help them succeed and advance to their highest potential. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PITCHERS BRING A CATCHER TO CLASS.
INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED PITCHING SKILLS
The softball pitching skills session will focus on all aspects of pitching including, grip, mechanics, motion, spin, accuracy, speed and fielding the position. Learn the mental and strategical approaches to take your game to the next level. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PITCHERS BRING A CATCHER TO CLASS.
DEVELOPMENTAL CATCHING SKILLS
Program will focus on all aspects of catching: receiving, blocking, throwing, along with the “secrets” that make a difference in the game. Must have catchers equipment.
ADVANCED CATCHING SKILLS
Program will focus on perfecting basic catching techniques along with learning proper footwork, fielding bunts & pop ups, calling a game and the mental aspects of catching, Must have catchers equipment.
BECOME AN MVP
Becoming a Pinnacle Sports MVP is an incredible value. This program is a yearly optional fee for individuals and families. Some of the benefits include:
MVP Rate on ALL Classes
10% Discount on initial class/camp/clinic purchase paid in full (New MVP customers only, exclusions apply)
Multiple Sibling/Class 10% Discounts (discount taken off the addition sibling/class only)
To become an MVP Member you can add the membership at checkout
INDIVIDUAL MVP MEMBERSHIP
$47 PER YEAR
FAMILY MVP MEMBERSHIP
$77 PER YEAR