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Youth Softball Organizations Should Follow This Advice

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Youth Softball Organizations Should Follow This Advice

Read this advice from leading youth softball organizations and medical professionals on how to best manage your softball organization today.

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A Conversation with our Partners: What Youth & Local Sports Leaders are Thinking About Right Now

Twice a year, we gather together as a company for an offsite. inspired by the NFL’s off-season training, we call them OTAs (short for “Organized Team Activities”). They allow us to reflect on our growth, connect as a team, and align our goals for the…

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Difference Makers: Luke Sims & RallyCap Sports

July is Disability Pride Month in New York City, and this past Sunday marked the 30th anniversary of the American with Disabilities Act. This is a time to recognize the progress we’ve made for people with disabilities, acknowledge how much more needs to be done,…

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Partner Spotlight: A Move Towards Kindness in Youth Sports

This forced pause on youth and local sports has pushed our community to consider what the future of youth sports will look like.  Beyond the short term changes of temperature checks and face masks, there are more significant potential long-term changes in store – increased…

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Recapping NextUp: Return to Play – Day 1

As we return to play after months of sheltering at home, athletes and their families will need to adjust to a new normal. The youth sports experience will play a critical role in our nation’s physical, social, and cultural recovery, which is why we’ve been…

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NextUp Town Hall: Youth And Local Volleyball In The Wake Of COVID-19

As multiple states begin reopening, players and parents are naturally wondering when youth sports will resume. The answer is a complicated one—informed not just by government decisions, but by how comfortable people are getting back on the court.    To dig into this, we gathered…

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NextUp Town Hall: Youth And Local Lacrosse In The Wake Of COVID-19

As multiple states begin reopening, players and parents are naturally wondering when youth sports will resume. The answer is a complicated one—informed not just by government decisions, but by how comfortable people are getting back on the field.    To dig into this, we gathered…

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Partner Spotlight: Steel United and Bethesda Soccer Club Engage Players Virtually

Since the start of the COVID-19 crisis, many of our partners have doubled down on digital—exploring everything from virtual coaching and training to “senior nights” held via video conference. We spoke with two of these organizers, Bethesda Soccer’s Lisa Frates and Steel United’s Ian Hughes,…

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INTRODUCING PLAY IT FORWARD: A new podcast championing the people making youth sports happen

At LeagueApps, we’ve always believed that sport is about more than the fields we play on, the uniforms we wear, and the trophies we win. It’s about community—the coaches, parents, and players who come together to learn, grow, and push the game forward.    This…

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Jr. NBA Live With Rod Strickland & Jamila Wideman

In the second installment of “Jr. NBA Live” the President of LeagueApps, Jeremy Goldberg, sat down with Jamila Wideman and Rod Strickland at the NBA offices. Wideman, the third overall pick in the 1997 WNBA draft, currently serves as the NBA’s VP of Player Development….