Events

 

event UPDATE

Due to the current COVID-19 situation we are closely monitoring and have decided it is best for all that we temporarily put all Backstop events on hold. We will be updating all events and new dates for them as soon as we have a better understanding as what the next couple of months are going to look like. 

 

Hittrax tournament 12u&14u

March 20th 6pm-9pm (POSTPONED)

March 20th from 6-9pm we will be hosting a double elimination 12u & 14u Hittrax Tournament. Each game will last 12 minutes or 7 innings, whichever comes first.

 

Great way to get a TON of swings in, in a short amount of time. Season will be here before we know it. Get into the "swing" of things and have some friendly competition while you do!

$70 PER TEAM

3-4 players per team.

Registration is for the entire team.

Please provide team name and team members.

Prizes for 1st and 2nd place

corn hole boards and cages will be of use to participants while they wait for their game times.

 

Hittrax tournament 

10u

March 21st 5pm-8pm

(POSTPONED)

March 21st from 5-8 we will be hosting a double elimination 10u Hittrax Tournament. Each game will last 12 minutes or 7 innings, whichever comes first.

 

Great way to get a TON of swings in, in a short amount of time. Season will be here before we know it. Get into the "swing" of things and have some friendly competition while you do!

$70 PER TEAM

3-4 players per team.

Registration is for the entire team.

Please provide team name and team members.

Prizes for 1st and 2nd place

corn hole boards and cages will be of use to participants while they wait for their game times.

 

Austin Wasserman: High Level Throwing® Clinic

June 23rd 10am-2pm

June 23rd  3pm-7pm

June 24th  10am-2pm

There will be 3 sessions available for serious softball athletes in various age groups looking to learn and develop throwing mechanics by position.

 

Austin Wasserman is the Owner and Founder of Wasserman Strength and HighLevelThrowing.com. He is a performance Coach, Author, and Consultant to youth, travel, high school and college baseball and softball players and coaches, including top level college and travel programs across the country.

 

Event overview:

  • Introduction + Discussion

  • Dynamic Warm-Up + Prep Drills

  • Arm Care, Med Ball + HLT Drills

  • Infield Throwing Development

  • Outfield Throwing Development

  • Catcher Throwing Development

Softball Clinics

Hitting Clinics

The Backstop offers many hitting clinics throughout the year to help develop or fine tune swings of all ages. Come in and learn the ins and outs of hitting including leg drive, body angles, sequencing and much more! As always our clinics are always run by former collegiate players and/or current coaches!

Click the register link to see what days and times our current Hitting clinics are running!

Coach Emily

Catching clinics

The Backstop offers numerous catching clinics throughout the year to help develop or refine skills of catchers at any level. Catching is a position that doesn't get as much attention as others, here at the Backstop we give catchers the love they deserve! Majority of our Catching clinics are run by Salve Regina's Assistant coach Holly!

Click the register link to see what days and times our current Catching clinics are running!

Coach Emily

Fielding clinics

The Backstop offers fielding clinics all year to help develop the proper mechanics that make the difference in every softball game. Our fielding clinics are tailored to beginner and intermediate skill levels and work on proper body positioning, glove work, angels, and all things FIELDING! 

Click the register link to see what days and times our current Fielding clinics are running!

Coach Emily

Bring A backstop softball Clinic
to you!

Want to run a clinic for your organization but don't want to deal with the stress of organizing and running one? Host the Backstop and we will bring our staff, knowledge, and equipment right to your organization. Your organization reaps the benefits without the hassle. You provide the field we do the rest.

We bring a staff comprised of formally collegiate softball players who now continue their passion by coaching the next generation of athletes. Along with our staff, we will bring current college softball players who will help aide in instruction and bring another dimension to the Backstop Clinic Experience. 

We have a few clinic options for you to choose from so we accommodate your organizations needs. 

Contact us

Interested in softball lessons or an upcoming softball clinic in Rhode Island?

Send us a message. Coach Emily will get back to you within the day. 

1160 Bald Hill Rd.

Warwick, RI 02886

Tel: 401-773-4152

Cell: 401-573-3133

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