Do your advanced outfielders need some polishing? Check out these 3 agility and footwork drills presented by USA National Team Head Coach Ken Eriksen. Work with your outfielders to improve their "jump", taking the correct route and tracking fly balls. These are great drills for youth players learning proper footwork and improving agility. Train your outfielders to get to more balls and cover more ground. Incorporate these drills as a regular feature in your outfield practices.
Drill #1: Change of Directions
Drill #2: High Knees Over Cones (Lateral movement)
Drill #3: Speed Turn & Find the Ball