For high school baseball trainers field upkeep is a means of life, but for many, the basics are usually ignored.As a high school coach the previous 29 years I have witnessed a lot of surfaces. I would conservatively estimate that 70 percent of those high school fields I visit are below a normal level of expectation in maintenance (even greater for youth league areas).
Here are 3 mistakes to avoid when keeping your subjects.
- Possessing a year-round maintenance plan – Most high school coaches don’t have a plan (or time) to look after the area for 12 months. They instruct and mentor athletics, so it’s understandable that the field is failed. Nevertheless, it’s important that the area is given the care to create the season pleasurably. Continue reading “Common Baseball Field Maintenance Mistakes To Avoid”