Softball Hitting Techniques – Filter Your Skills
By Marc Dagenais, MHK, CSCS, ChPC
One of the most important parts of softball game, which every player is truly hooked up with it, is
the softball hitting. A player must possess certain skills and traits to be able to filter this part.
You must have focus, staying power, determination and self-discipline. These are the traits that
you must possess in order for you to achieve the softball hitting techniques.
You must be able to undergo certain practices and trainings regarding softball hitting. You can
actually go online and visit some pages about softball hitting. From there, you will be able to
obtain information regarding softball hitting. You can also open softball hitting videos if you want
to understand further about it. Yet, it would be a lot better if you are going to ask somebody who
has information regarding it and be able to ask for his help or guidance just in case you really
want to put into practices the techniques on hitting.
In fact, there are many softball hitting techniques that you need to reflect on and be able to
carry out each of them. One of these hitting techniques is the use of your bat. The bat is your
only bludgeon for you to hit the softball that is why it is truly necessary to filter this skill. First
thing you need to know is the proper choosing of the bat. It is imperative to pick a bat that has
the correct size and mass. This will offer you a good speed and a good swing, which are
definitely important for you to make a great strike. You need to build a connection or link with
your bat, as well. This is necessary in order for you to get used to it, especially with its size and
The proper handling of the bat is also one of the most important techniques that you need to
reflect on when it comes to softball hitting. You should hold the bat not too wobbly or too firmly
for it will affect your speed and your performance when making a hit. You need to patch up your
fingers in order for you to grip the bat properly and in a relax way. This will also provide you a
nice swing that will also help you out to make a good strike.
Your focus is the main key for you to strike the softball. It is important to put your concentration
towards the pitcher so that you will be able to guess or to know the right timing on when you are
going to strike the softball and be able to estimate the force or energy that you are going to
Your position is also one of the most important softball hitting techniques that you need to put
into effect. You must develop your own stance, for there is no ideal stance that you need to
carry out. That is why it is very important for you to create your own stance where in you can be
able to move freely.