We hope that this message finds everyone out there in Viperville safe, healthy and adhering to our new [hopefully temporary] normal.  We are so used to be out on the softball fields at this time of year, immersing ourselves into our own world.  I think we all now have a new found appreciation for the…

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Girls:   Studies suggest that those who take the entire winter break off from doing any physical activity (lifting/ running/ hitting/ pitching etc) that your performance will show when you return. Do not let your opponent get an advantage over you. High School Softball starts in less than 3 months, be ready, be prepared #NoDaysOff…

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The best hitters should have a two-strike approach that differs from their 1 strike or no strike count: Choke up and shorten up on the swing. The two-strike swing is a protective, put-it-in-play type swing, especially with runners on base. Make the defense handle the ball, get runners in and as I say all the…

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I came across this searching for something and believe it to be something beneficial to post here.  Hope our families and coaches find this of value as well. – Bob Germano The Rules For Softball Parents The Rules For Softball Parents Written By Renee Ferguson Ah! Select softball parents, you’ve got to love them! They all…

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Players –   Your future employer won’t reward you for just showing up, however you will receive praise, raises and promotions based on you character, work ethic, ability to work in teams and in getting the job done. Same philosophy applies to your coaches. Be early, work hard and be a energetic and supportive teammate.   Signed,…

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A few items I wanted to share with the group as we enter this weekend:   Good luck to all who are playing this weekend.  10’s in League Play, 12U in both or either league play or Monster Brawl, 14U B & W in League play and 16/18 in Mt Laurel (where we know there…

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The below is a message we received from Viper alumnus Lauren Naveo.  Lauren played for us for 3 years and is a graduate of Dumont HS, Class of 2018.  Sharing here so that our players and parents can see how seriously we take our role with our players and preparing them not only for softball,…

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The Vipers are so proud to see that we have several players who have gone out, competed and won County and State Sectional Championships.   We also had several players earn top seeds in their state tournament, while others have won their league titles.  In no particular order, congratulations to: West Milford, Sectional Champs IHA: Sectional…

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I sit here today and look at what the NJ Vipers has been able to do over the past several years.  This has been a pleasure to watch and something way beyond anything initially drawn up. Several weeks ago we posted a picture of 37 of our 44 high school players (7 were unable to…

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