Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade classes begin with a review of the basic rules of baseball and softball. Hitting, fielding, and throwing mechanics are covered. Classes advance to incorporating higher levels of teamwork – putouts, assists, and advanced infield and outfield rules and strategy. Pitching and catching are introduced. Games are coach pitched.
Students will learn:
- Hitting Mechanics
- Fielding & Throwing Mechanics
- Base Running
- Teamwork – On Offense and Defense
- Advanced Game Play Strategy
Positivity, Effort, Perseverance, and Sportsmanship are incorporated in sessions through out the season. All skills are covered through fun conceptual mini games. Instructional games are stopped to review the rules and the finer points of the game.
Baseball and softball classes are designed to prepare players for the Bulldog Baseball League and the NY Bulldogs Travel Program.
Flag Football, Soccer, and Multi-Sports programs are engaging and fun athletic activities for your children. Classes cover the appropriate aspects of the games, including space, agility, and skills . The rules are reviewed to ensure all players have a strong understanding of the sport. Games are played outside.
The spring season begins the week of April 1st and ends the week of May 27th (9 sessions). There is no After School on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.