Dates: Thursdays; March 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 12
Location: The Hayners Sports Barn Recreation Center in Halfmoon.
Ages: 8-14 years old (must be 8 years old by January 1, 2018)
Cost: $125 for Miss Shen players up until February 15th. Beginning February 16, registration will increase to $150 and opened up to catchers outside of Miss Shen, at which time registration will done through Hayner’s Sports Barn. All inquiries can be directed to email@example.com.
Instructor: Norm Hayner (former 4 year starting catcher, Siena College)
Program Focus: All foundational skills essential for successful softball catcher play. This includes but not limited to:
– Physical skills and technique development: receiving, throwing, blocking, bunts, tag plays, pop ups and wild pitches. Elements of strength development will also be introduced.
– Mental skills: leadership, attributes of effective catchers, poise, emotional maturity, overcoming fear, situational knowledge, pitcher/catcher and catcher/umpire relationship.
– Required Equipment: girls must bring full catchers equipment each session.