5U #8

Team Name
5U #8
Start Time
05:00 PM
End Time
06:15 PM
EARLY ACTIVITY Wiffle Circle stopwatch - timer 15 Minutes
Wiffle Circle is an Early Activity drill that can be run during the 15-minutes prior to practice start time.  It can also be ran as a pre-game drill...Read More
notes Notes:
This becomes a common early activity... mix up how hitters rotate, pitches thrown, defenders, competitions!
WARM UP Buffet Drill stopwatch - timer 10 Minutes
The Buffet Drill is most effectively run as a Quick Defense drill and combines four movements of baseball athleticism into a fun, quick activity.  Run...Read More
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Long toss, GB, Quick Catch... TENNIS BALL pop fly!
Ground Ball Put Outs Ground Ball Put Outs stopwatch - timer 20 Minutes
Ground Ball Put Outs brings into play the novel concept of recording OUTS!  At some point, athletes need to be taught how to execute force plays and tag...Read More
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3 Separate Lines - @1B = throw, @2B = Step on base, @3B = Tag Coach
  WATER BREAK (5min)  
Hitting Heavy Ball Hitting stopwatch - timer 30 Minutes
Many athletes are scared to miss.  They concern themselves with making contact… rather than DRIVING the baseball.  At young ages, it’s especially...Read More
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4 Groups - Machine // Tee + Heavy Ball // Wiffle BP Darts // Receiving
Basrunning Around the World – 3 Runners stopwatch - timer 10 Minutes
Around the World is a baserunning drill involving ALL aspects of baserunning.  This is a combination drill involving four athletes and all of the basepaths....Read More
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Home to first, then base hit turn // 1st to 2nd // 2nd to Home

"The most important quality I look for in a player is accountability. You've got to be accountable for who you are. It's too easy to blame things on someone else."

– Lenny Wilkens (HOF NBA Coach)


  •  The unwillingness to quit, the determination to find a solution, or the desire to complete a task. Get it done!
  •  The effort to get the project or task done when the first, second and third tries all go unsuccessful. Think responsibility 2.0!
  •  The champion holds himself accountable for the performance of the group and finds a way to push everyone towards success and accomplishment. Responsibilities can and will change, accountability does not!