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10 Pitching Commitments to Make in 2020

I feel the “g” word (goal) gets thrown around too frivolously these days. In 2020, think of the two “c” words- CONSISTENT COMMITMENTS. A goal is nothing without consistent commitments. These are the two words I’m choosing to use this year to get through to pitchers’ families and pitchers. A goal is like lungs getting […]

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“Ease is a greater threat to progress than hardship.”

I recently heard this quote for the first time:  “Ease is a greater threat to progress than hardship.” It stopped me in my tracks. And of course I thought of pitchers. Ease is a greater threat to PROGRESS than hardship. Progress = growth. You won’t grow without feeling uncomfortable. This is the part that many […]

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Introducing: Pitching Angel

MISSION: Guide pitchers to realize they’re not alone in their journeys while reinforcing that pitching transcends the softball field into every day life and beyond. Sorry I went away from posting new content on this site for the past few years! I had really been focusing on spreading information and love to Facebook & Instagram […]

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10 Ingredients to Succeed in Elite Softball

Lessons. Practice. Travel. Games. Recruiting. Repeat. The ingredients of elite softball are all in the air. Getting lost in emotions, information and games can be an everyday occurrence. Some days are easier than others.  It’s a grind. Always remember there is light at the end of the tunnel, and the benefits of making it through the months […]

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10 Things to Know As A Softball Player

From one softball player to another, I wanted to give you a few things to do and know that can help you become the best softball player you can be. Here are 10 things to know as a softball player (no matter your age or level). 1.Take Care of Your Glove. Your glove should not […]

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The DNA of A Pitcher

What does it take to be pitcher? My dad volunteered to pitch me when I was 8 years old because our team moved up an age group from coach pitch. I was the chosen one based off of willingness to try it out, and of course, if my dad thought it was a good idea, […]

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Be The One In A Million

Imagine if you had a team full of one in a millions. Imagine if you took the time to focus on what it takes to be a one in a million? What if I told you you could be one in a million just by changing your thought process and actually making it more simple? […]

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10 Reasons Softball Can Change Your Life

When I first started playing softball at age 5, I never would have guessed that I would end up where I am now – calling games on ESPN and coaching young softball players all over the country. Softball teaches and allows young girls to experience more than just striking people out and hitting a home run (yes, I […]

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High School Softball Survivor Guide – Grievance 3: Teammates

(In case you missed the first 1 grievances, Grievance 1: Playing Time and Grievance 2: The Competition. ) Grievance 3: Teammates Uncontrollable: Who is on your team; Other players attitudes; Other players work ethic; Controllable: Being a good teammate; being a good leader; leading by example; not talking about people behind their back; putting the team first; being […]

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I am a passionate individual who loves softball, coaching, broadcasting and new adventures. My goals to equip young women to achieve their dreams.

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