2nd softball skills clinic set


Staff report

A second fast-pitch softball skills clinic is being offered for area players in grades 5 to 12.

The clinic will be held at the APEX Sports Zone at 1425 N. Vandemark Road in Sidney next Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

The instructor for the clinic will be former Kent State University and Ashland University head coach Karen Linder, who was a four-time Mid-American Conference Coach of the Year.

The instructions being offered are for all levels and will include throwing, fielding techniques, footwork, defensive drills, hitting, bunting and base-running.

Mental training techniques will also be addressed, including goals, visualization, focus, routines and self-talk.

To sign up, go to www.KarenLinderSoftball.com or contact Dave DeVelvis at 937-726-9553 or at [email protected]