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CTW Academy

CTW Academy is the development arm of Crush Tidal Waves Fastpitch, which has sponsored competitive girls fast pitch softball teams for more than two decades and has helped develop players into top athletes at the high school and collegiate levels.

The Crush Tidal Waves (CTW) Girls Fastpitch Organization is excited to announce that they will be opening a new indoor training facility at 6704 Pingree Road in Crystal Lake this Fall.  The new indoor training facility will be the location for our 2018 CTW Academy events.  The facility will be 15,000 square feet that includes a full turfed infield (70' x 70'), four hitting tunnels (12' x 55'), two hitting tunnels (12' x 70'), pitching machines, warm up and workout area, wi-fi and a classroom area for meetings.  The CTW organization plans to conduct softball clinics for young players and hold 6 on 6 practice games.

Beginner / Intermediate Skills – Target age group 6 – 10 year old (Cost $75)

Girls will be seperated by age and or skill level.  Session is targeting girls that have played organized softball.   Sessions will focus on skill development of hitting, fielding, throwing, and base running.

Dates:   Sunday’s -  1/6/2019, 1/13/19, 1/20/19, 1/27/19, 2/10/19

Location:  6704 Pingree Road, Crystal Lake, IL

Time:  4:30– 6:00

 

Pitching Skills – Target age group 8 -12 year old (Cost $75)

Session will focus on fundamentals of pitching. This includes grip, windmill basics and drills to be used to develop correct mechanics and practice habits.

Dates:   Sunday’s -  1/6/2019, 1/13/19, 1/20/19, 1/27/19, 2/10/19

Location:  6704 Pingree Road, Crystal Lake, IL

Time:  6:00pm– 7:30pm

Catching Skills – Target age group 8 – 10 year old (Cost $75)

Session will focus on the fundamentals of catching.  Footwork, framing, blocking, throwing.   

Dates:   Sunday’s -  1/6/2019, 1/13/19, 1/20/19, 1/27/19, 2/10/19

Location:  6704 Pingree Road, Crystal Lake, IL

Time:  6:00pm– 7:30pm