Metzger 12U: Links

2014 ASA Rulebook for Umpires
Playing rules begin on page 46. We will play under these rules for all ASA tournaments.

2014 USSSA Rulebook
This is the complete set of USSSA rules for FastPitch Softball for the 2014 season. We will play under these rules for all USSSA tournaments.

2015 NSA Fastpitch Rulebook
This is the 2015 rulebook for NSA. We will play under these rules for all NSA tournaments.

How to Be a Good Sports Parent
This article takes a look at the best ways to encourage your kids and their teammates.

The Ride Home
Win or lose, kids need their space after a game. Here's why.

What's Your Error Recovery Process?
Handout from Practice on 2/4/14.

7 Habits of People with Remarkable Mental Toughness
Good life lessons to learn....

The Secret to Getting a Softball Scholarship
Are you a good student, teammate, daughter and player? The process begins sooner than you think. And there are key factors -- such as attitude, hustle, and resiliency -- that are important to learn sooner rather than later.

The Real Truth About Recruiting
Advice on how to approach the recruiting process from Coach Matt Lisle.

Why Many High School Players Never Play College Ball
The key takeaways, even for young players, are to 1) set goals for yourself and 2) not take anything for granted.

College Softball Scholarships...6 Crucial Tips to Stay Ahead
It's important to consider your options sooner rather than later -- and to keep as many open as possible.

Softball Players Choosing Colleges Before High School
An article on the trend towards early recruiting by D1 Schools