Soccer ball drill

A drill that we use at the Universty of Mississippi is called the "Soccer ball drill." This drill consists of a tee, a small plunger (turn upside down and put in the tee), three to four soccer balls, and an old bat.


  • To build forearm strength
  • To see the rotation on the ball (you want back spin)
  • To teach young hitters to drive through the ball and not pull off.

The drill

  • Put soccer ball on upside down plunger which is inside top of tee.
  • Line up with tee and hit the soccer just like you would do it was a regular ball.

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