Fast Pitch Softball Blog
Here is a college recruiting video I did for Katie Virtue. She played her college career at Oregon Institute of Technology. She was lead off hitter and had great success. She demonstrates how to perform each of the slapping skills.
So your team coach has suggested switching your fast pitch softball player to becoming a slapper. Or you have observed a team member or a player on an opposing team having great success slapping. In any case, as a player you are thinking this might be a good change....
Whether batting should be taught the same way for the baseball vs softball swing is a popular topic among coaches and parents. To really root out the truths and myths, we must dive into the details. You may be surprised by some of the myths and truths!