How to Correctly Throw a Softball

Tired of chasing the softball down the street after an errant throw? Your child's throwing mechanics could be to blame for their erratic ways. Put them on the path to success with these simple steps to perfect the proper throwing motion.

Note: This drill is best performed at short distances. It's intended to focus on accuracy and mechanics, not power and distance. Pause at each step to check on the player's motion and ensure their body is properly placed. This manual repetition will create muscle memory, allowing the player to eventually speed up until the proper mechanics are second nature.

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