featuring Jim Schlossnagle,
Texas Christian University Head Coach; over 350 career victories
manager of the 2013 Collegiate National Team;
2010 NCBWA National Coach of the Year, 7x MWC Coach of the Year 200309
This is not a description of how TCU practices, and its not a demonstration, its the real thing! Get on the field with the coach who has won Coach of the Year for six straight years, and see exactly how he runs his practice.
In this 3disc set, Jim Schlossnagle, whose TCU teams have won six straight regular season crowns, leads his squad through complete practice sessions across multiple days. Youll get a firsthand look at how to simulate the game as much as possible to prepare your players for success throughout the season.
Youll be part of a fully coached and cued stretch; a highly productive indoor hitting session filled with quality coaching; a catching session in which the catchers work on primary position, secondary position, throwing position and throwing transfer; fourcorner base running, scoring from 2nd, working on reads and jumps; target batting practice and rhythm batting practice with live defenses focusing on stopping runners of different abilities and making outs at different bases; infield drills; pitcher livepick drills; indoor hitting stations with live toss for fastball away, front toss, low and away tee, and contact points. Youll also watch an intrasquad game on day 2 with crowd noise piped in over the stadiums PA system.
Coach Schlossnagles practice philosophy is on display throughout simulate a game as much as possible. He concentrates on the things that happen in the course of a game that he feels mean the most, all while adding a sense of urgency and energy, focusing on new guys, looking at failures and success, handling tired players, defining and tracking positive atbats, and controlling the things you can control in the sport of baseball.
This DVD is ideal for coaches of all levels as well as players aspiring to play at the college level. You get to see exactly how a top team runs its practice, but you also get to hear what the coaches are saying to all their players, how they are immediately fixing mistakes, the detail they put into explaining proper decisions, and also telling the listener what is happening and why that is their philosophy.
Create a highlevel program by studying TCUs high standard of practice and performance.
324 minutes. 2012.
All Access videos are designed to allow viewers from all over the world to see how successful coaches run their practices in a live practice setting. All Access videos allow viewers to see the practices unedited and in realtime. You will see how top coaches run their drills, interact with their team and staff, how they motivate their team, the cue words they use, the atmosphere of the practice and how practices are structured from day to day. Many coaches visit successful colleges and high schools to watch practice. But if you live out of state or out of the country, visiting another coachs practice can be costly. Thats why we created the All Access Practice Series of videos to bring the practices to you!