Professional hockey goaltender Jenny Scrivens played many sports growing up, and gained a variety of incredibly important skills by doing so. And the talented netminder strongly encourages today’s young athletes to avoid specializing too soon.
Monica Abbott, one of softball’s all-time greatest pitchers, fondly remembers playing for outstanding coaches throughout her youth who made an incredible difference in her life both on and off the field.
Young softball pitchers need to know that their coach has a plan for taking them where they want to go. Use these tips from Duke softball coach Marissa Young, a 3-time All-American pitcher, to make it happen.
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