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Softball Throwing/Catching Assessment Sheet

Directions: In a group of three check your partners off indicating YES or NO as partner performs the skill.

Throwing the Softball:
Weight on back foot at beginning of throw?
Yes
No
Elbow at 90 degrees, elbow abducted from trunk, as arm circumducts in shoulder joint?
Yes
No
Weight shifts to front foot as ball is released?
Yes
No
Follow through is observed?
Yes
No
Catching the Softball:
Feet shoulder width apart?
Yes
No
Glove in appropriate catching technique (webbing up for thrown balls above midrift) (webbing down for thrown balls below midrift)?
Yes
No
Glove hand gives as ball enters into the glove.
Yes
No
Dominant hand follows ball into glove to ensure catch?
Yes
No
Fielding Ground Balls:
Ready position: There is both a bend at the knees and the waist?
Yes
No
Person moves body in front of the moving ball?
Yes
No
Ball scooped correctly and brought to the body as person readys itself for proper throw?
Yes
No






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