HITTING SESSION (Session 3: Noon - 3 p.m.)
These sessions will focus on the proper fastpitch hitting technique and hitting drills. Athletes will have a chance to practice these techniques through various drills including t-work, soft toss, machines and vision drills. Bunting and Base running will also be included in the techniques and drills.
PITCHING SESSIONS (Session 2: 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. | Session 4: Noon - 3 p.m.)
Our pitching instruction will focus on the fundamentals of throwing fastpitch and will be geared toward increasing speed and gaining control of pitches. Pitchers will also have an opportunity to learn several different pitch grips and techniques for throwing. The purpose and strategy for throwing various pitches will be taught as well. This session will also include offensive skill work after pitching is complete. *Pitchers must bring their own catchers who are not attending the clinic.
DEFENSIVE SESSION (8 a.m. - 11 a.m.)
This session will focus on the proper defensive techniques of the infield, outfield and catching positions. Instruction for all fielders will focus on throwing, fielding, and position responsibilities. Instruction on stance, glove work, forehands, backhands, footwork, etc. will be covered. This session is for the infield, outfield and catching positions.
The clinic will be held at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center, one of the top indoor facilities in the country. The facility houses a state-of-the-art indoor turf field, cleats are the most appropriate footwear for the day.
REQUIRED FORMS FOR PARTICIPATION
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MEALS & HOUSING
Because we have to guarantee our number of campers in order to prepare for camp, any cancellation received less than 1 week prior to the start of each camp will not be eligible for any refund except in the case of injury, illness, or mandatory school event, in which case supporting documentation from a doctor or school is required.
A camp fee may not be transferred to any other Ohio State sports camp. A camp fee may not be transferred to any other camper. All cancellation notices must be received by the deadline above and submitted by mail, email, or fax - no phone calls or voicemails. All supporting documentation required for a refund to be approved and processed must be submitted within 10 days after the conclusion of the camp session. Refund requests must be submitted on the Refund Request Form available at OhioStateBuckeyes.com/camps. Campers who are injured while at camp but remain at camp will not be eligible for any refund.
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