Hitting is a big concept in the game of softball, hitting the ball is the main way to get on the base, getting on base is the only way to be able to score. Before learning to hit off a pitcher you need to learn your strike zone, meaning were you bat drops when you swing. You can easily adjust your strike zone in your swing my moving you shoulders when you swing.
- Low strike zone; its when you prefer the pitcher to pitch the ball more below your waist
- High strike zone; its when you prefer the pitcher to pitch the ball more above your waist
Strike zone can also be determined through your age division but its mostly, your or your coaches preference for you: