The Bison Softball Team invites all softball players in grades entering grade 6-12 to participate in the 2019 NDSU Winter Clinics. Come join our coaching staff and players to continue to grow your skills and learn new drills. Please register early to ensure your spot and your NDSU Softball T-shirt.
Register for the Pitching or Catching Clinic & the All Skills Clinic for $165.00
Location: Dacotah Field Bubble, 1310 17th Avenue N. Fargo, ND 58102
Pitching Clinic: This clinic will break down the pitching motion and present the drills necessary to increase consistency, speed, and command. Our coaching staff and pitching staff will also introduce different pitches (based on skill level), teaching the correct technique, fundamentals, and drills essential for throwing them. Pitchers must provide their own catchers (ex. parent/sibling).
Catching Clinic: This catching clinic will introduce drills that will sharpen your game behind the plate. Improve your skills in receiving, blocking, throwing, and footwork. Catchers will have the opportunity to catch pitchers at the end of the session allowing you to work on these skills live with a coach present. Catchers must provide their own gear.
Slapping Clinic: In this clinic, campers will work a long side our very talented slappers as well as our coaches as we will break down the slap footwork and handwork. We will also introduce different kinds of slaps like the hard/power slap, soft slap, and drag bunt. Slappers will be introduced to a number of drills that enhance their knowledge and skill of slapping.
All Skills Clinic: The All Skills Clinic allows campers to work with our coaching staff and players to enhance their offensive and defensive skills and strategies. This clinic is ideal for softball players who are ready to develop their abilities to play at the next level. Whether you are beginning your competitive experience or moving up in age for travel ball or high school, this camp will take the basic game fundamentals to a more advanced level.
What To Bring:
- Tennis Shoes
- Must provide their own glove
- Write your full name on your personal equipment
- Catchers bring a full set of catching gear
- All skills clinic, please bring your own bat and helmet
Parents & Coaches: All camp communication for camp information, schedule updates, weather issues, etc. will come via e-mail. Please be sure that in registering, you provide the e-mail address of the party that needs to see this information most.
Parents/Guardians/Coaches- feel free to observe any and all camp sessions. To insure everybody’s safety, we ask that parents and coaches maintain proper distance from camp activities, and also refrain from interrupting sessions in progress. Camp staff welcomes the opportunity to discuss camp activities during breaks with parents and coaches.