A Coach’s Journey: An interview with Karen Bidwell

Karen Bidwell Head Softball Coach, Susquehanna Valley High School Conklin, NY 16U and 18U Club Coach 25 years of coaching What’s the best thing about being a coach? The...

A Coach’s Journey: An interview with Jamie Heflin

James Heflin Head Softball Coach, Wheat Ridge High School Wheat Ridge, Colorado 14U and 18U Club Coach 11 years of coaching   What was your best worst moment in...

Why Coaches’ Conventions are Worth the Investment

Even if you’re the winningest coach your organization has ever seen, the best sign caller east of the Mississippi or know how to motivate players better than anyone...

Be the Best Announces Softball Speaker Line-up

If you want to be the best, you want to learn from the best. This year, Be the Best brings you the best of the best in an unparalleled roster of softball speakers who...

LONNI ALAMEDA COMES TO BE THE BEST

There’s something special about the way Lonni Alameda coaches. When her team gets tossed to the loser’s bracket, she doesn’t toss in the towel. Instead, she just digs...

A Coach’s Journey

A Coach’s Journey: John Kidwell

John Kidwell Head Softball Coach Archbishop Ryan High School Philadelphia As a coach, we all take chances. We move our slumping clean-up hitter to seventh and she knocks it out of the park. We switch our short stop to second and she turns an incredible double play. We...

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A Coach’s Journey: Phil Forbes III

Phil Forbes III Head Baseball Coach Menchville High School Newport News, Virginia USA TODAY’s Coach of the Year, 2009 In 2009, all nine starters went on to play college baseball. Ever since I was a high school athlete I knew I wanted to become a coach. Luckily, my...

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Guest Speaker Posts

What is Effective Velocity? by Perry Husband

2017 was most definitely the ‘year of the homerun’.  All the experts, the same ones calling for changes in the rules to help the feeble offense of just a couple of years ago, got their wish of more offense.  The 2017 HR tally shattered every other year, topping over...

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