Baseball/Softball Field Maintenance and Techniques Seminar

October 3rd
Mechanic Falls Recreation
108 Lewiston St
Mechanic Falls  ME

COST $10.00 per person

Schedule

8:30 am
Registration

9:00 am 
Mound work.  Types of clays.  Brick vs bags. Mound height, How to use mound Slope Guage.

9:30 am 
Batter box area.  Types of clays.  Brick vs bags.  Proper squaring of your field.

10:00 am 
Lip maintenance.  Daily maintenance.  Game day tips.  Dragging techniques to avoid lips.  Types of equipment used?

10:30 am 
Ball field mix 101.  What questions to ask and why when purchasing infield materials.  What is the best ratios for ball field mixes and why.

11:00 am 
Paint vs chalk on your skinned infield.

10:45 am 
Laser grading. Why? When? How to? Demonstrations on how laser grading will help your fields stay ready even after rain.

11:30 am 
Blecavator-  Ever heard of it?  How and why is it important in amending infields.

12:00 pm 
Question and Answer

12:30 pm
Lunch

Speaker list

Sports Turf Specialties, Dennis Brolin

Sports Turf Specialties, Mike Didonato, CSFM

DuraEdge, Greg Frederick

Pioneer Athletics, Matt Tobin

Mechanic Falls, Jay Bryant

For More Information Matt Tobin 207-229-4801

mtobin@pioneerathletics.com