Date of Award

2014

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (Sports Science)

School

School of Exercise and Health Science

Faculty

Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science

First Advisor

Dr G. Greg Half

Second Advisor

Dr Sophia Nimphius

Third Advisor

Barbara Howard

Abstract

The primary purpose of the thesis was to create a hitting scale for youth players that assess the fundamentals of a baseball swing. Secondly, the purpose of this thesis was to determine the interactions between the changes in anxiety, perceived competence and fear variables have with actual hitting competence over a four week sport specific training program.

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