7 Things You Need to Know Before Tryouts

Jen Croneberger, the CEO/Found of Excellence Training Camps and current college softball coach has some really great tips for player going into tryouts. Some of these things you can use immediately. Others may require a little bit of homework on your part. Get an idea of what coaches are looking for, what catches their eye, and things you can do to improve your chances of making the team!

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Performance System – How to Perform Your Best at Your Next Tryouts

How-to-Perform-at-Tryouts-EboxMost players fail to deliver their best performance when trying out because they (a) choke under pressure, (b) are not well-prepared and/or (c) don’t really know what to expect.

If you aren’t well-prepared, don’t know how to handle stress, and/or don’t know what to expect, you will fail to show the best of yourself, choke and leave a bad impression with the coaches. And you will definitely not make the team.

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Sleep Deprivation in Softball

Sleep-Deprivation-EcoverEight hours of sleep seems like a colossal waste of time, doesn’t it? After all, in the hectic world we live in, those precious hours could be put to use for many other more useful things. So why is sleep important and why do we need so much of it? This report discusses the most overlooked performance factor in softball and how it really can affect your game.

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Characteristics of Elite Softball Players

A lot of competitive softball players want to reach the next level and become an elite player. Being an elite player usually means playing on a competitive college softball team or in a strong conference or division. The best players represent their country in international competitions.

There are several characteristics that define an elite softball players. This report list the common characteristics of elite softball players. These are the characteristics you need to develop in order to reach an elite level.

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Talent Development – 8 Key Factors to Reach Your Potential

There are numerous factors that influence the development of athletic talent and help young softball players reach the highest levels.  Here is a list of 8 key factors:

Factor #1 – 10-Year Rule

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