MAL Travel Basketball

  We are pleased to announce that tryouts for the MAL’s 2019 – 2020 Travel Basketball Season will be held during the weeks of Sept 23, Sept 30 and Oct 7.     Parents MUST pre-register their child by Thursday, September 19.  This will allow us to determine the number of evaluators needed for each session. …

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Catching Confidence

A big problem with younger (and even older!) softball players like you and me is a lack of confidence. Whether it is being insecure about your hitting abilities, or scared that the ball will be hit to you and you will mess up, we all have had some lack of confidence at one point or…

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15 reasons why competition is good for kids

  Source https://www.huffpost.com/entry/15-reason-competitive-sports-are-great-for-kids-that-have-nothing-to-do-with-winning_b_7219150 1. Competition drives us to learn at a faster rate and perform at a higher level. When the meet is on the horizon, we work harder and faster. When we are playing a game, we push a little harder. In doing so we surprise ourselves of what we are capable of accomplishing. 2. Competition…

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