Hitting & Pitching Clinic Starts September 15thUpdated Monday September 4, 2017 by BHBL Girls Softball.
Burnt Hills - Ballston Lake Girls Softball is offering a four-day hitting and pitching clinic with instruction from former Saint Rose College player and current Burnt Hills Softball Assistant Coach Ashley Tallman (Hitting) and former Plattsburgh State player and current Burnt Hills Softball Pitching Coach Jackie Weber. This clinic is for all girls at any level in the BHBL Girls Softball system who are looking to progress their pitching and/or hitting skills to the next level.
The clinic will be broken-up into two time slots, Hitting and Pitching, and will be held at Indian Meadows in Burnt Hills starting on September 15th. .
Hitting Clinic Dates: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/14
Hitting Clinic Times: 8:30am - 9:30am (20 girl max)
Pitching Clinic Dates: 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/13
Pitching Clinic Times: 5:30pm - 6:30pm (10 girl max)
IMPORTANT - Each girl participating in this clinic will need to have a parent in attendance to help catch them during the pitching drills. Also, please make sure that they bring a glove, their fielders mask and cleats.
To register, please email Jeff Ewing at firstname.lastname@example.org with the clinic you would like to reserve (Hitting and/or Pitching). Checks should be made payable to “BHBL Girls Softball” and delivered in person at the start of the clinic.
Jaclyn Weber graduated from Plattsburgh State University in 2008 with a dual degree in childhood education and special education. She completed her master’s degree in literacy at SUNY Albany in 2010. She is currently a special education teacher at the Burnt Hills - Ballston Lake Middle School. Jaclyn has provided private pitching lessons for many middle school and high school athletes. She has also coached in a variety of clinics in Plattsburgh and in the Capital Region since 2004. While pitching at Plattsburgh, Jaclyn had a career ERA of 1.54 with a win-loss record of 71-29. While pitching 612 innings, she struck out 831 batters. During Jaclyn’s career, the Cardinals won their first SUNYAC championship and their first regional championship. During her junior year, Plattsburgh earned fourth place in the Division III World Series.
Ashley Tallman is currently the Varsity Softball Assistant Coach at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School. She began her coaching career at Burnt Hills in 2015 as the Modified Softball Head Coach. In 2016, she moved up to become Head Coach at the JV level. In 2017, she took her current position as Varsity Softball Assistant Coach. In high school, Ashley played at FDR HS in Hyde Park, NY for 4 years. She played on 2 different travel teams, traveling as far as Quebec for tournaments, and Ohio for Nationals. Ashley played softball at the collegiate level attending, and playing, at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY, a Division II athletic program. She was named captain her senior year and currently continues to play in 3 co-ed adult softball leagues around the Capital Region.