Fastpitch softball is a hot topic today. People are acknowledging the sport for its level of competition, advancement in technique, and even women's empowerment. But what do your players know about the history of the sport? The truth is, that depends on who's coaching them and providing solid knowledge of the game.
Check out this infographic that every softball player should add to her repertoire.
There's something about knowing where you've come from in a sport and taking up a certain ownership about continuing that legacy. Educating your players on the history behind softball, inevitably releases pride in what they're doing and thus produces players with a sense of responsibility to the game.
As Lisa Fernandez once said, "We're prepared, and we've done everything we can to prepare for this moment in time. That's what confidence is all about." Take a look to find the stories that best capture the beginnings of the game.
Looking for more great visuals for your softball players? Check out our infographic covering what traits make for a great softball competitor.
We hope you enjoyed this stroll down memory lane. Leave a comment below on your thoughts of where the sport might be heading! Check out some of our favorite softball coaches below, talking practice, skills, and drills with their FungoMan 250S.