Creating Athletic, Consistent, Exceptional (A.C.E.) Infielders

by CoachKNelson
Creating Athletic, Consistent, Exceptional (A.C.E.) Infielders


Many infield drills and philosophies create rigid robotic infielders who never reach their full athletic potential.  This course is the same philosophies and drills used by NCAA Gold Glove Short Stop Same Klein, and will show you how to create infielders that are Athletic, Consistent, and Extraordinary, placing the emphasis of your coaching on footwork, athleticism, game like reps in practice, and competitive games that will have allow your infielders translate their practice performance to in game success. 


Introduction and Philosophy
1 A.C.E. Infielder Introduction 4:00 2 How to develop A.C.E. infielders, philsophy 9:56
Pre-game and Practice Prep
3 Warm-up Agility Drills for Infielders 4:06 4 Four Corner and Rundown Warm-up 5 Four corner flips left 0:14 6 Four corner flips right 0:06 7 Four corners left overhand 0:13 8 Four corners right overhand 0:09 9 Productive Throwing Program For Infielders
Pre-Pitch Preparation
10 Pre-Pitch Routine 1:49 11 Pre-Pitch Positioning 5:34
Fielding Ground Balls and Pop-ups
12 Fielding Routine Ground Balls 9:16 13 Fielding Backhands 3:02 14 Cutoff Rules for Infielders Video 4:44 15 Cutoff Rules for Infielders PDF 16 Accepting Throws and Making Tags 1:09 17 Pop-up Communication System 18 Pop-Up Communication Video 7:04
Special Footwork for 1st Basemen
19 Footwork for 1st Basemen 6:31
Double Play Feeds and Turns
20 Double Play Feeds from SS 6:47 21 Double Play Feeds from 2nd Base 4:05 22 Double Play Turns from SS 5:01 23 Double Play Turns, the Pivot From 2nd Base 4:46
Daily Drills
24 Blocked vs. Random Practice 2:32 25 Quick Transfer, No Glove 0:55 26 Quick Transfer w/ Glove 0:42 27 Two Knee, No Glove 1:47 28 Two Knee, No Glove, Backhand 1:35 29 Wide Base, No Glove 0:55 30 Wide Base, Backhand w/ Glove 0:52 31 Short Hop Game 1:52 32 Backhand Shorthop 1:52 33 Form Fielding 2:27 34 Backhand Simulation 2:24
Full Infield Drills and Tactical (Competitive) Games
35 Full Infield Drills PDF 36 Full Infield Drills Video 5:58 37 Tactical Games for Infielders PDF 38 Tactical Games For Infielders Video 5:27
Ten Week Infield Development Plan
39 10 Week Infield Development Plan
BONUS Developing Dynamic Outfielders
40 Developing Dynamic Outfielders
PDF Downloads
41 Four Corner and Rundown Warm-up – DOWNLOAD 42 Productive Throwing Program For Infielders – DOWNLOAD 43 Cutoff Rules for Infielders PDF – DOWNLOAD 44 Pop-up Communication System – DOWNLOAD 45 Full Infield Drills PDF – DOWNLOAD 46 Tactical Games for Infielders PDF – DOWNLOAD

The Coach



Cornerstone Coaching Academy


Coach Kyle Nelson is the owner and founder of the Cornerstone Coaching Academy, a company dedicated to serving and educating amateur baseball coaches all over the globe.  He is also the head baseball coach at Burlington Central High School, in Burlington, IL where he has put his teachings to use to the tune of 8 conference titles, and 5 regional titles in the past 10 years while mentoring over 40 players on to the college and professional ranks.  

Ratings and Reviews (1)


Very nicely done. Perfect refresher course for drilling fundlementals. Recommend for 10 yr. olds through high school. I plan to incorporate alot of this in my 9u travel team practice.

Nov 29, 16 03:42 AM

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Course Info

Rating: (1)
Caterory: Baseball/Fielding
Videos: 32