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emike10

Registered: 02/06/08
Posts: 59
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Does anyone have a good idea of what the avg pitching speeds are for 10U, 12U, 14U in Competitive classifications?

I really don't want 'opinions', I would like to have reliable, speed gun information...  Not trying to be a smart a$$, but none of us have calibrated eyeballs...  LOL

I would like to know an average range, like 38-42, and a rare, like top speed 48 or something....

thanks!!

MCATTITUDES

Registered: 04/21/10
Posts: 72
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We are 12u, we have two girls who have been clocked one was at 47-49 the other at 43-45.

jefffilali

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Registered: 05/29/06
Posts: 1,957
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Range of Speed (in MPH) for Fastpitch Softball Pitchers by Age

 

10U

12U

14U

High School

College/ Pro

Fastball avg

37-42

44-50

49-54

53-59

59-64

Top <5%

(48-53)

(53-59)

(56-61)

(60-65)

(65-72)

 

(50s are rare)

(upper 50s rare)

(60s are rare) 

(>65 very rare)

 

This was from a chart that was a few years old and I have updated based on velocities I have personally clocked throughout the Nation at Tournaments and Camps.


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RockEm

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The above chart looks good to me!


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