HOW TO COACH YOUTH BASEBALL A Step-by-Step Approach
BEVERLY CARROLL, WITH KEVIN AND FRAN O’BRIEN
This detailed guide provides everything a first- time coach needs to teach basic baseball skills—and have fun at the same time.
Beverly Carroll, along with longtime coaches Fran and Kevin O’Brien, offers carefully outlined instructions to help coaches with everything from the basics to developing players who are on the same team but at greatly varying levels of play. Beverly Carroll is the author of The Confident Coach’s Guide to Teaching Youth Basketball.
Kevin O’Brien was an All–New England Baseball Player, a Cape Cod League All Star, and a minor league player in the New York Yankees system.
Fran O’Brien was a Tufts Athlete of the Year, and served as head coach at MIT and Holy Cross.
Focuses on instilling a love of the game
Everything a novice coach needs
Includes b|w photographs and illustrations
CONFIDENT COACH’S GUIDE TO TEACHING BASKETBALL 1-59228-062-5
CONFIDENT COACH’S GUIDE TO TEACHING LACROSSE 1-59228-588-0
THE CONFIDENT COACH’S GUIDE TO TEACHING YOUTH SOCCER 1-59228-808-1
MARCH 07 1-59921-051-7 978-1-59921-051-3
$14.95 US–18.95 CAN
7 x 10
A YOUNG SOFTBALL PLAYER’S GUIDE TO FIELDING AND DEFENSE
DON OSTER AND JACQUE HUNTER
An invaluable resource for players, coaches, and parents, A Young Softball Player’s Guide to Fielding and Defense sets out everything the young player needs to know to develop the skills, physical conditioning, and training regimen required for success and satisfaction in softball. In this handy volume, veteran youth coaches Don Oster and Jacque Hunter impart decades’ worth of knowledge on shaping young defensive play- ers and helping them attain their full potential.
Don Oster has been coaching youth baseball at the highest level for decades. He lives in south- ern Indiana.
Jacque Hunter has, over the past twenty-eight years, coached youth softball teams at all levels. He lives in Indiana.
Written in a clear, readily understandable
tone for young softball players
Includes b|w photographs and diagrams
A GUIDE FOR YOUNG SOFTBALL PITCHERS 1-59228-734-4
A YOUNG SOFTBALL PLAYER’S GUIDE TO HITTING, BUNTING, AND BASERUNNING 1-59228-850-2
YOUNG BASEBALL PLAYER’S GUIDE TO FIELDING AND DEFENSE 1-59228-847-2
APRIL 07 1-59921-023-1 978-1-59921-023-0
$12.95 US–16.50 CAN
1 1 5 ⁄2 x 8 ⁄4
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