Beginner Riseball Drills

Riseball Flip Drill
March 6, 2018

These drills are targeted for pitchers that are completely new to throwing a riseball and are ordered in level of progression. They are Beginner Riseball Drills and can be repeated as the pitcher continues to work on and develop their riseball. Short Riseball Flicks This drill is great for those just learning the rise call. Start side on with another pitcher two meters apart. The pitchers should hold their arm…

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Pitching Machine Bunting Drills

Pitching Machine Bunting Drills
February 15, 2018

Pitching Machine Bunting Drill The Pitching Machine Bunting Drill requires the setup a pitching machine just in front of the pitching plate. Adjust the settings on the machine to suit the speed and level of the athlete. Have the athlete setup in the batters box. Feed the ball into the machine and have the batter execute a bunt. It’s good practice to have the batter return to their batting position…

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Australian Steelers Men’s Softball Squad – 2016

Australian Steelers Men's Fastpitch Softball Team
May 11, 2016

Australian Steelers 2016 Squad The Australian Steelers team for 2016 will include the following players. James Brownlow (NSW), Aaron Cockman (WA), Nathan Dickinson (NSW), Tyson Duncan (WA), Jarryd Farrell (SA), Chris Gillies (NSW), Shaun Goffer (Qld), Joel Goodall (Vic), Mark Harris (WA), Andrew Havercroft (WA), Julian Jemmott (Qld), Marshall Kronk (Qld), Jayden Lach (NSW), Hayden Mathews (NSW), Joshua McGovern (ACT), Ryan Merriman (Qld), Kieran O’Leary (NSW), Liam O’Leary (NSW), Harrison…

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Softball Australia announces Australian Steelers Squad for 2016

Australian Steelers Kangaroo
May 11, 2016

Softball Australia announces 2016 Australian Steelers Softball Australia is pleased to announce acceptance of an invitation extended by Softball NZ for the Australian Open Men’s Team to attend an International Men’s Tournament in March 2017 in New Zealand. Whilst final team entries are yet to be confirmed, all indications are that it will be a very competitive and challenging event showcasing the highest level of men’s international softball. In addition…

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Australia’s Best Softball Players from 2015

February 16, 2016

Best Australian Player as voted on by their foreign peers.We polled 24 players from outside of Australia on who they felt were the best Australian players and pitchers.Getting the opinions of these takes out all of the bias that in­-country rankers may have and these experts have the best gauge of who these players are and their abilities to perform on the field. Fastpitch World Media’s Article FWM’s #1 player…

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Best Softball Games – 2013 Australia vs New Zealand Blacksox

January 14, 2016

World Series Softball Game – 2013 Australia vs New Zealand Blacksox     Australian Steelers vs New Zealand Blacksox Part 1 Australian Steelers vs New Zealand Blacksox Part 1   2013 Australia vs New Zealand Blacksox is undoubtedly one of the best games of Fastpitch Softball available on the Internet. The game featured Adam Folkard throwing into the 10th innings with 16 strike-outs and giving up 9 hits for 5…

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Standard Softball Fielding Drills

50 Ground Balls This fielding drill can be run with either 3 or even just 2 people. If you have 3 people you’ll need one fielder who will stand either 50ft or 70ft from the other two players. The distance will depend on where this fielder normally plays. If they’re a pivot (Shortstop of 2nd Base) they’ll stand 70ft away and 50ft if they’re a 1st or 3rd baseman. Of…

November 9, 2015
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First Softball Blog Post – Preparing For Clinics

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October 22, 2015

Well what a great start so far. With some effort we now have a Website, Facebook Page (50+ Followers without much effort), partnered with Perth Softball Academy Affiliated with Google Adsense and Amazon and are now looking to begin advertising for Clinics! This is also be our First Softball Blog Post on our website with hopefully many more to come!! Our first clinic was a one on one session with a young…

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Who has the Worlds Best Dropball

October 5, 2015

Who has the Worlds Best Dropball Late this year Fastpitch World Media released the results of their survey on who has the best Dropball in the World for 2015! This year saw the Men’s World Series being held in Saskatoon, along with ISC’s being played in a little over 2 months. This gave the world a chance to see how the best pitchers in the world stacked up! Adam Folkard…

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