East Dekalb Girls Fastpitch Softball Association (EDGFSA)

East Dekalb Girls Fastpitch Softball Association

P.O. Box 362268
Decatur, Georgia

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Coach's Corner

Coaches corner contains resources and information pertaining to coaches. Coach clinics, motivational items, practices skills tips and etc...

This is a working list of resources for coaches.

Certification Information: All coaches/scorekeepers and team moms should be certified: submit completed code of conduct to park rep/league official to certify. Below are online resources for obtaining certification. Click link to join/renew membership or certification tab.
National Alliance for Youth Sports
National Council of Youth Sports
Doyle Baseball
[Additonal resources: Georgai ASA and American Sport Education program]

Newsletters for Coaches

Softball Articles & Advice (www.active.com)
Hitting Tips
General Tips
Coach Checklist ideas
On YouTube (tips and drills)
SoftballPerformance.com TV
Softball Drills
Umpire Association
Atlanta Quarterback Club
Motivational Tips
Softball Excellence tips
Practice Tips (article)
Training and Conditioning (article)
Nays.com Free Training
Managing Injuries
Emergency Action Planning (nays.com)
First Aid Kit (general first-aid)
Stop Sport Injuries (blog)
Injury Prevention (article)
Sports Injury (article)
Concussion Article (CDC - in high school Sports)
Emergency Action Planning (nays.com)

For additional information specific to our league, please review the Rules and Forms page linked on the left navigation menu.

Coaches (or Team Moms) are encouraged to bring to each game: league rules, Team Roster Book (league certified affidavits, team roster, code of conduct for each coach and media release form for each player), scorebook and contact information for park rep. In case of an emergency, dial 911 and advise park rep of incident.