Softball For Girls & Women

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Wiley, Apr 15, 1984 - Sports & Recreation - 211 pages
Softball for Girls & Women is a complete handbook by a highly experienced player and coach, covering:
  • training and conditioning
  • styles
  • equipment
  • techniques
  • pitching, throwing, catching, fielding, batting and base running
  • putting a defense together
  • offensive play
  • organizing to play
  • injuries
This book also contains drills for developing and perfecting all aspects of the game, making it invaluable for coaches and parents as well as players.

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Fundamentals of Catching
Putting the Defense Together

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About the author (1984)

GLADYS C. MEYER is an associate professor of health and physical education at the College of Staten Island in New York City. She has played softball on several teams and coached the game for more than five years. She has also coached volleyball for more than a dozen years and has written articles for coaching and sports magazines.

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