Basics of Pitching for the Beginning Pitcher and their Coachesby Dayton Softball Academy
This video is aimed at beginning pitchers as well as players who are considering becoming a pitcher. It breaks down the pitch into simple and easy drills that can turn anyone into a pitcher! This video provides information on proper mechanics as well as drills that can be used at any level. After watching the video, a pitcher should understand the basics of pitching and a coach should be able to apply this knowledge to the players he is coaching.
Emily Weitz is the owner of Dayton Softball Academy, which provides private, group, and team lessons to athletes in the Dayton area. Emily was a pitcher for Bluffton University earning HCAC Honorable Mention and HCAC Sportsmanship award in 2015. Emily also is the head JV coach at a local high school. When not coaching softball, Emily provides mental health therapy as a licensed social worker at a middle school working with the emotionally disturbed population. Emily has a passion for helping young people achieve their dreams.