Getting creative with tough plays is a great way to make practice fun. It also challenges your players to think outside the box to get an out. In this drill, Coach Skeeter Gentile highlights the importance of encouraging your players to get creative when going for an out. She has her players practice diving for balls and flipping it to teammates to make the out. To dive and stop a ball is impressive and exciting, but typically it’s difficult to get up and finish the play on time.
Check out this fun drill Coach Skeeter uses to encourage her team to get the out and make it ESPN worthy.