Free Shelby County softball summer skills clinic in Sidney

Staff report

A free six-week Fastpitch Softball Summer Skills Clinic will be held on Mondays from June 11-July 16 at Sidney’s Flanagan Softball Complex. The clinic is for next year’s third through eighth grade Shelby County area girls. Each Monday’s session will run from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The purpose of the clinic is to teach the skills of fastpitch softball to area girls and will be geared toward players of all levels and abilities. Skills will include hitting, fielding, pitching, catching, base running and rules. Instructors will include local coaches, umpires and former players.

For more information or for a signup form, visit or email clinic organizer, Dave DeVelvis, at The clinic is limited to the first 40 participants.

Knowledgeable instructors are still needed. If you are a local coach, instructor or former player and would like to help, please contact us.

This clinic is being offered as part of the City of Sidney Park Department’s summer program.

Staff report