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ATH37:  SOFTBALL


Course Description

This is a sport specific course designed for our student-athletes. Instruction is in the fundamentals of softball. Fundamentals, rules, strategy and game play are included. May be repeated three times for credit. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass.


Learning Outcomes

  • The students will perform the following skills: throwing, catching, pitching, hitting, bunting, fielding, base running, and sliding.
  • The students will apply the rules of softball, including scorekeeping techniques.
  • The students will describe and execute the strategies of softball, specifically slap defenses, 1st and 3rd defensive and offensive strategies, and pickoffs.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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