MOUNT VERNON — Head coach Jeana Howald and the MVNU softball team will hold a winter softball clinic Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 at The Pavilion Sports and Event Complex (741 Fairgrounds Road, Mount Vernon). Registration for ages 12 and under will be from 8:30-8:55 a.m., with the clinic from 9-11 a.m. Athletes who are 13-18 years of age will register between 11-11:25 a.m., with the clinic from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Howald will be the director of the clinic, and will be assisted by Cougar softball assistant coaches, former players and the current MVNU Softball team. The clinic is designed to teach and strengthen fundamental skills, techniques and mechanics required to excel in the game of softball. Special emphasis will be given to hitting, bunting, slapping, defense and positional play.
All participants need to bring a glove, indoor shoes, a batting helmet and a bat. There is a fee. For more information, visit the MVNU camps website, www.mvnucougars.com/camps.