2021 PN Cubs Practice 5

Team Name
2021 PN Cubs Practice 5
Location
MC Field B
Date
03/25/2021
Start Time
5:30
End Time
7:00
EARLY ACTIVITY DRILL STARTS AT 5:30 (BELOW GOLD)
PRACTICE STARTS AT 5:30 (BELOW BLACK)
Baserunning Home to First stopwatch 5:30-5:35 timer 5 Minutes
Home-to-First coaches the correct way to run through the first base bag.  As part of Baserunning or Conditioning, this drill can be run near the end...Read More
notes Notes:
Relay race competition!
Baserunning Leads & Breaks stopwatch 5:35-5:40 timer 5 Minutes
Leads & Breaks is run either at the beginning (Early Baserunning) or end of practice (Baserunning).  It involves sprint work infused with leadoff...Read More
notes Notes:
THROWING Structured Catch Play stopwatch 5:40-5:50 timer 10 Minutes
Playing catch is the most important "drill" you will ever run as a coach! Structured Catch Play is more than just a drill.  It's actually more of an organized,...Read More
notes Notes:
Pop, chest, throw.
Stations (Groups rotate halfway through block)
Dueling Fungos
stopwatch 5:50-6:00 timer 10 Minutes
Mass ground balls. Consider safety of all participants.
Waiter Tray Receiving
stopwatch 6:00-6:10 timer 10 Minutes
Carry the pizza tray / palm turns up.
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
Stations (Groups rotate halfway through block)
BP Reps: Soft Toss
stopwatch 6:15-6:25 timer 10 Minutes
Drill on field, defense making plays each swing. Hitter to run on 6th swing.
Fundamentals: Pitching
stopwatch 6:25-6:35 timer 10 Minutes
Everyone gets chance to learn pitching!
Rotate Through Teams Live BP stopwatch 6:35-7:00 timer 25 Minutes
Live BP is a catch-all drill for "batting practice."  For Dugout Captain practice plans, this drill can mean using a different device (tee, soft toss,...Read More
notes Notes:

"Missed more than 9000 shots. 26 potential game-winners. Lost 300 games. “Failed” over and over. THAT is why I succeed!"

– Michael Jordan

NO FEAR (of failure)

  •  Play free! Failure is a bruise, not a tattoo.
  •  Learn from your mistakes (embrace them, don't endorse them)
  •  Grow, grow, grow - Always learn, always improve, always push ahead.