picture of 2019 The Gem of the Hills

Completed · Oct 25-27, 2019

The Gem Softball Showcase, Central Florida’s newest college showcase tournament, incorporates FlightScope’s data technology to demonstrate to college coaches which players are true “gamers” in a five-game guarantee (4-1 format) where all games count. 

  1. Gem Softball October Data Report

    Gem Softball October Data Report

    Nov 4, 2019

    SoftballCloud, a data aggregate software platform with long ties to the baseball community and partnerships with some of the key players in the technology industry, is taking the softball world by storm. SoftballCloud offers its customers a single platform to analyze and view data collected from multiple hardware sources including: Diamond Kinetics, 4D Motion, FlightScope, Yakkertech, Trackman, Blast Motion, Hittrax, and GameSense Sports. New partners are added frequently as the SoftballCloud name and brand become more prevalent in the market.
  2. Softball Data Analysis Made Easy With SoftballCloud

    Softball Data Analysis Made Easy With SoftballCloud

    Oct 24, 2019

    In today’s evolving fastpitch market, there is one product that stands alone atop the mountain of technology and data-driven products out there. That product is one that combines the information from eleven different data measuring products into one incredible software platform. SoftballCloud takes its users from being overwhelmed with numbers and data metrics to looking like a professional that has taken hours to study the data.  The difference is as simple as “A” or “B”:
  3. Gem Of The Hills: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    Gem Of The Hills: How To Watch, Time, & Live Stream Info

    Oct 21, 2019

    The Gem Softball Showcase, Central Florida’s newest college showcase tournament, incorporates FlightScope’s data technology to demonstrate to college coaches which players are true “gamers” in a five-game guarantee (4-1 format) where all games count. 
  4. Tips For Understanding Coaching Generation Z

    Tips For Understanding Coaching Generation Z

    Aug 18, 2019

    When it comes to coaching Generation Z, technology is the key to communication. 
  5. How Gem Softball Invitational Aims To Upgrade Pitch Tracking Data

    How Gem Softball Invitational Aims To Upgrade Pitch Tracking Data

    Jul 30, 2019

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the famed author of Sherlock Holmes stories once said, "It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts."
  6. How Gem Softball Plans To Integrate Flightscope Data In Showcase & Combine

    How Gem Softball Plans To Integrate Flightscope Data In Showcase & Combine

    Jul 15, 2019

    By Gem Softball Staff
  7. How To Pick The Right Softball Pitching Coach

    How To Pick The Right Softball Pitching Coach

    Jan 25, 2019

    Dr. Kaila Holtz is a Canadian Olympian, pitching coach, and Sports Medicine Physician. She started coaching younger pitchers in high school and after playing at the University of Massachusetts under Hall of Fame Coach Elaine Sortino she stayed on as an assistant. Throughout medical school and residency, Dr. Holtz has taught pitching lessons helping teams win both Provincial and National Championships as a consultant. She is a Master Coach Developer for Softball Canada’s National Coach Certification Program and a member of the World Baseball Softball Confederation Medical and Anti-Doping Commission. 
  8. The Process Of Designing The 21st Century Pitch

    The Process Of Designing The 21st Century Pitch

    Dec 10, 2018

    Nate Walker is a former baseball operations employee for two Major League Baseball front offices where he served as a liaison to the Major League coaching staff, assisting them with game preparation, in-game strategy, and statistical research. Nate is currently the Founder and President of Diamond Solutions, an analytics consulting firm that assists softball and baseball organizations with their analytical needs. If you would like to learn more about Nate, please click here for a recent interview.
  9. How Technology Is Shaping The Way We Evaluate Pitchers

    How Technology Is Shaping The Way We Evaluate Pitchers

    Sep 5, 2018

    Nate Walker is a former baseball operations employee for two Major League Baseball front offices where he served as a liaison to the Major League coaching staff, assisting them with game preparation, in-game strategy, and statistical research. Nate is currently the Founder and President of Diamond Solutions, an analytics consulting firm that assists softball and baseball organizations with their analytical needs.