Don't Ruin Everything!


There are a lot of really smart people involved in the great game of fastpitch softball. It has been my pleasure to learn from many of them. Here is a list compiled from some of those really smart people and published by Denny at Tincher Pitching.  I’ve stolen the list but added a few of my own points to their very good article.


Are you ruining it for her?


She can not please you! No matter what she does, no matter how she performs, no matter how much she improves it never seems like enough. She is always left feeling like she can’t measure up to your standard.


How about, I’m proud of you! I love how hard you are working! Or, You did great!


About the Author: Tory Acheson brings a wealth of knowledge to the Fastpitch Prep staff. He has coached at all levels of the game, including the last 25 years at the college level at the University of Wisconsin – Parkside, Tennessee Tech and Kennesaw State. He began his coaching career at the high school level spending 9 years Whitnall High School in Greenfield, Wis. and is now working as a professional softball instructor.