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Everything Fastpitch - The Podcast

Tory Acheson & Don McKinlay

Everything Fastpitch is a podcast hosted by Coach Tory Acheson and Coach Don McKinlay. Tory and Don are former college coaches that are now full time instructors and travel ball coaches. Since retiring form active collegiate coaching they have committed themselves to providing educational materials to the fastpitch community. This podcast is one of the resources they are providing. Their website has 500+ blog posts and they have a YouTube channel. All of these cover fastpitch softball from coaching and training beginner athletes up through college athletes. It is a great resource for players, parents and coaches. Whether it be training tips, mental aspects, coaching methods, recruiting etc. it is all covered, hence the name Everything Fastpitch.

Recent Episodes

Vacation SoftballMay 14, 2021 Episode artwork Pitcher - Catcher relationships / Regular recruiting calendar is back / Playing timeMay 12, 2021 Episode artwork This could be the one - Keeping that every pitch focusMay 07, 2021 Episode artwork Part 2 of Interview with Jerrad Hardin / College Softball News / Unusual skill for better practicesMay 05, 2021 Episode artwork Keeping emotions within the boundaries of top performance.April 30, 2021 Episode artwork Interview with Jerrad Hardin / College Highlights / Greatest weakness in SoftballApril 28, 2021 Episode artwork Don't waste a minute. We can give our team more innings.April 23, 2021 Episode artwork D1 Recruiting Changes / Regional Playoff Sites / College Softball is really good/ Slap DefenseApril 21, 2021 Episode artwork A Strikeout is just an outApril 16, 2021 Episode artwork Umpire shortage and challenges umpires face / Safety Bases / Preparing to play in bad weatherApril 14, 2021 Episode artwork Baserunning - practice judging ballsApril 09, 2021 Episode artwork Why are parents unhappy / Crazy endings and what we can learn / Stacking bucketsApril 07, 2021 Episode artwork Pitching staffs and how to manage their inningsApril 02, 2021 Episode artwork Softball is now 4th ranked sport / State of umpiring crews / Work on weaknessesMarch 31, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - So you want to be a college coachMarch 26, 2021 Episode artwork Part 2 Justin McLeod Interview / 1 Knee Down Catching / Defensive PositioningMarch 24, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - Coaching the bases is a full time jobMarch 19, 2021 Episode artwork Justin McLeod Interview / Field Conditions / Play the sun fieldsMarch 17, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - Strategies to use when your team is not having successMarch 12, 2021 Episode artwork Sportsmanship - what coaches should do / Grab bag of questions / Signals - Don't overdo itMarch 10, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - We need to teach our players the difference between TRY and DOMarch 05, 2021 Episode artwork Amazing Plays are practiced / Team Chemistry / Coaches being prepared for stuff going wrongMarch 03, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - Weather is bad, but indoor practices can be effective with the right attitude.February 26, 2021 Episode artwork Recap College Softball / College Camps Phenomenon / Throwing and CatchingFebruary 24, 2021 Episode artwork Coach Prep - A key to winning is closing the gap between the best players and the weaker players.February 19, 2021 Episode artwork