News Columns & Blogs

Softball: Pitching distance to increase in 2011

I know a few of you have mentioned this in past comments regarding softball, but I thought I’d put this up as a full-fledged post to get your opinions on this change.

The National Federation of State High School Associations decided that  the distance will move from the current 40 to 43 feet.

I doubt this will hurt the elite pitchers, but what about those who don’t play as much summer ball?