ODU to Host Softball Clinics in November

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2009-11-13

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Dominican University (ODU) softball team will host several clinics during the month of November at ODU’s main campus – 1216 Sunbury Road, Columbus, Ohio 43219. Those clinics include:

November 14, 2009: Grades 3 – 8
Location: Alumni Hall Gym
Cost: $65.00 pre-registered or $75.00 at the door
Schedule:
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.: Check-in and walk-up registration
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Sessions will focus on hitting and bunting fundamentals and defensive field techniques for all infield and outfield positions.

November 15 & 22, 2009: Intermediate & Advanced Pitching and Hitting
Location: Alumni Hall Gym
Cost: $50.00-pre-registered or $60.00 at the door
Schedule:
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.: Check-in and walk-up registration
1:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Clinics

November 21, 2009: Grades 9 – 12
Location: Alumni Hall Gym
Cost: Pre-registered - $50/per session or $90/both. At the door: $60/per session or $110/both.
Schedule:
Session One: 8:30 a.m. – registration. 9:30 a.m. – noon: clinic
Session Two: noon – registration. 1:00 – 3:30 p.m.: clinic
Sessions will focus on hitting and bunting fundamentals and defensive field techniques for all infield and outfield positions.

The ODU softball program earned eight straight conference titles and qualified twice for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) national tournament. The team finished 27-23 last season. Coach Marcella Vanlandingham is ODU’s all-time winningest softball coach with a career record of 447-307 (.593), including a streak of eight consecutive conference titles.