Monthly Archives: January 2017

Bloggers Without Pants (and 8th Grade Verbal Commits) : Randy Sullivan

Had a kid come in for a Precision Strike One Day One-on-One Evaluation and Training Session. He’s a senior in high school who has been working with us since his freshman year. We’ll call him Cade. When I first met Cade he had some significant mechanical issues and physical constraints. He had a big forearm…
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A Tale of Two Teams : Jonathan Massey

In the Spring of 2007, an under-performing high school baseball team took the local community by storm. The Cypress Ridge Rams, who won a combined total of three district games their first two years as a varsity program, came out of nowhere to clinch the fourth seed in district, and move on to playoffs for…
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Over the Rubber vs. Over the Plate : Jill Wolforth

For my first article of the new year, I thought I’d come up with something really exciting... something motivational, something with a real bang to it.  It turns out, it’s not any of those.  It’s something much more practical. At our Ultimate Pitching Coaches Boot Camp in December, Derek Johnson, the pitching coach for the…
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Athletes’ Performance Pyramid : Brian Oates

Having on-the-field success is the ultimate goal for all athletes. But how is that achieved? The vast majority of people focus on (1) sport specific training and/or (2) athletic abilities, such as strength and speed. Yet, there are more factors that contribute to success than just those two. We all know people with tremendous physical…
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