18 episodes

Welcome to "This Week in Fastpitch," the podcast that keeps you up-to-date on the latest news, insights, and analysis from the world of fastpitch softball. Powered by SixFour3, we bring you the stories behind the scores, the personalities behind the players, and the strategies behind the game. Whether you're a fan, a coach, or a player, we've got you covered with expert analysis and insider information. So sit back, relax, and get ready for a deep dive into the world of fastpitch softball. This is "This Week in Fastpitch," powered by SixFour3 with your hosts, Jimmy Thomas and Kevin Bednoski.

TWiF: This Week in Fastpitch Kevin Bednoski

    • Sports
    • 5.0 • 25 Ratings

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Welcome to "This Week in Fastpitch," the podcast that keeps you up-to-date on the latest news, insights, and analysis from the world of fastpitch softball. Powered by SixFour3, we bring you the stories behind the scores, the personalities behind the players, and the strategies behind the game. Whether you're a fan, a coach, or a player, we've got you covered with expert analysis and insider information. So sit back, relax, and get ready for a deep dive into the world of fastpitch softball. This is "This Week in Fastpitch," powered by SixFour3 with your hosts, Jimmy Thomas and Kevin Bednoski.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires macOS 11.4 or higher

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #5: Apex Friendship, Apex, Heritage & Wakefield High Schools

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #5: Apex Friendship, Apex, Heritage & Wakefield High Schools

    As we eagerly anticipate the crack of bats and the thunderous cheers on the diamond, join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the 2024 high school softball season.
    In this episode, we sit down with passionate local coaches and dedicated players from Raleigh area: Apex Friendship (0-31:04), Apex (31:05-56:59), Heritage (57:00-1:27:08) & Wakefield (1:27:09-1:56:14) High Schools to dissect the anticipation, strategies, and aspirations that define the upcoming season. From discussing key players to unveiling tactical game plans, "Countdown to Cleats" is your front-row seat to the pulse of the high school softball scene.
    Tune in for insightful interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and expert analysis as we delve into the heart of the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball enthusiast or a newcomer to the sport, our podcast promises to be your go-to source for everything softball in the lead-up to the cleats hitting the field.
    So, grab your glove, dust off your cleats, and join us as we embark on this thrilling journey through the Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview! Let the softball fever begin!

    • 1 hr 56 min
    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #4: Patriot, John Champe, Kettle Run, Woodbridge & Lightridge

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #4: Patriot, John Champe, Kettle Run, Woodbridge & Lightridge

    As we eagerly anticipate the crack of bats and the thunderous cheers on the diamond, join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the 2024 high school softball season.
    In this episode, we sit down with passionate local coaches and dedicated players from Patriot (0-23:53), John Champe (23:54-47:11), Kettle Run (47:12-1:10:40), Woodbridge (1:10:41-1:39:20) & Lightridge (1:39:21-2:09:01) High Schools to dissect the anticipation, strategies, and aspirations that define the upcoming season. From discussing key players to unveiling tactical game plans, "Countdown to Cleats" is your front-row seat to the pulse of the high school softball scene.
    Tune in for insightful interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and expert analysis as we delve into the heart of the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball enthusiast or a newcomer to the sport, our podcast promises to be your go-to source for everything softball in the lead-up to the cleats hitting the field.
    So, grab your glove, dust off your cleats, and join us as we embark on this thrilling journey through the Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview! Let the softball fever begin!

    • 2 hr 9 min
    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #3: Tuscarora, Riverside, Independence, Potomac Falls, Langley & Loudoun County

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #3: Tuscarora, Riverside, Independence, Potomac Falls, Langley & Loudoun County

    As we eagerly anticipate the crack of bats and the thunderous cheers on the diamond, join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the 2024 high school softball season.
    In this episode, we sit down with passionate local coaches and dedicated players from Tuscarora, Riverside, Independence, Potomac Falls, Langley & Loudoun County High Schools to dissect the anticipation, strategies, and aspirations that define the upcoming season. From discussing key players to unveiling tactical game plans, "Countdown to Cleats" is your front-row seat to the pulse of the high school softball scene.
    Tune in for insightful interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and expert analysis as we delve into the heart of the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball enthusiast or a newcomer to the sport, our podcast promises to be your go-to source for everything softball in the lead-up to the cleats hitting the field.
    So, grab your glove, dust off your cleats, and join us as we embark on this thrilling journey through the Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview! Let the softball fever begin!

    • 2 hr 43 min
    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #2: Bishop O'Connell, Gainesville, Chantilly, Dominion & Woodgrove

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #2: Bishop O'Connell, Gainesville, Chantilly, Dominion & Woodgrove

    As we eagerly anticipate the crack of bats and the thunderous cheers on the diamond, join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the 2024 high school softball season.
    In this episode, we sit down with passionate local coaches and dedicated players from Bishop O'Connell (0:00-25:15), Gainesville (25:16-51:32), Chantilly (51:33-1:13:16), Dominion (1:13:17-1:42:42) & Woodgrove (1:42:52-2:09:32) High Schools to dissect the anticipation, strategies, and aspirations that define the upcoming season. From discussing key players to unveiling tactical game plans, "Countdown to Cleats" is your front-row seat to the pulse of the high school softball scene.
    Tune in for insightful interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and expert analysis as we delve into the heart of the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball enthusiast or a newcomer to the sport, our podcast promises to be your go-to source for everything softball in the lead-up to the cleats hitting the field.
    So, grab your glove, dust off your cleats, and join us as we embark on this thrilling journey through the Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview! Let the softball fever begin!

    • 2 hr 9 min
    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #1: South County, Loudoun Valley, The Potomac School, Paul VI, Broad Run & Briar Woods

    SixFour3 Presents: Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview #1: South County, Loudoun Valley, The Potomac School, Paul VI, Broad Run & Briar Woods

    As we eagerly anticipate the crack of bats and the thunderous cheers on the diamond, join us for an exclusive sneak peek into the 2024 high school softball season.
    In this series opener, we sit down with passionate local coaches and dedicated players from South County (0-27:13), Loudoun Valley (24:14-1:08:31), The Potomac School (1:08:32-1:28:11), Paul VI (1:28:12-1:44:58), Broad Run (1:44:59-2:07:08) & Briar Woods (2:07:13-2:33:14) High Schools to dissect the anticipation, strategies, and aspirations that define the upcoming season. From discussing key players to unveiling tactical game plans, "Countdown to Cleats" is your front-row seat to the pulse of the high school softball scene.
    Tune in for insightful interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and expert analysis as we delve into the heart of the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball enthusiast or a newcomer to the sport, our podcast promises to be your go-to source for everything softball in the lead-up to the cleats hitting the field.
    So, grab your glove, dust off your cleats, and join us as we embark on this thrilling journey through the Countdown to Cleats: HS Softball Season Preview! Let the softball fever begin!

    • 2 hr 33 min
    Major League Mindset: Interview with former MLB Player & Mental Strength Coach, Brandon Guyer | Ep. 14

    Major League Mindset: Interview with former MLB Player & Mental Strength Coach, Brandon Guyer | Ep. 14

    Welcome to an enlightening episode of TWiF, where we sit down with Brandon Guyer, 7-year MLB vet and Founder/Head Mental Strength Coach for Major League Mindset. In this interview, Brandon shares profound insights into the essential principles that unlock peak performance in both sports and life.
    Join us as we explore Brandon's five transformative principles:
    1. Play The Ultimate Game: Dive into the mindset required to play the ultimate game, transcending challenges and reaching unprecedented heights in your endeavors.
    2. Control the Controllables: Learn the art of focusing on what truly matters. Brandon guides us through the power of controlling the controllables, helping you navigate through the noise and stay on the path to success.
    3. Dominate the MLM Fundamentals: Brandon unravels the core fundamentals of Major League Mindset, providing a roadmap to dominating your mental game and achieving sustainable success.
    4. Have Routines of Excellence: Discover the importance of establishing routines that breed excellence. Brandon shares insights into creating habits that pave the way for peak performance.
    5. Develop Anti-fragile Confidence: Explore the concept of anti-fragility and how cultivating it can lead to unshakable confidence. Brandon's wisdom on building resilience will empower you to face challenges head-on.
    Don't miss this unique opportunity to gain insights that go beyond the boundaries of the field, offering you a winning edge in every aspect of life. Whether you're an athlete, professional, or anyone aspiring for greatness, this episode will help you elevate your mental game and unlock your full potential.
    🎙️ Tune in now and embark on a journey to transform your mindset, paving the way for unparalleled success!

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

aford44 ,

awesome pic😎😎

love the show!! biggest pet peeve is when coach doesn’t wear his vest on the field. it just looks to stylish to take off. love you😁😁

M-luc ,

Deep dives

These two have been great! Enjoy the deep dives into subjectivity on GC and some of the awkward softball rules that we parents get confused about in our seats. Glad we’re all learning. 😂. Look forward to hearing more!

gator0517 ,

Love this!

Great podcast. Thank you boys for doing this. Great idea. My husband is the official game changer for our daughters travel team. Great insight and helpful discussion.

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