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Throws the softball from the center of the diamond
 
Plays in a semi-crouched position
 
Positioned just to the left of the 1st base
 
Plays in the gap between the bag at 2nd and 1st baseman
 
Fields the balls hit to the infield betwen second and third base
 
Plays to the left of 3rd base and covers any plays there
 
Positioned beyond the infield, they catch and field 'fly balls', line drives, and ground balls hit into the outfield
 
The player who receives the ball from the center at the start of each play
 
An offensive player who lines up in the backfield and is responsible for carrying the ball on run plays
 
Offensive player who lines up in the offensive backfield and is responsible for run-blocking for the halfback and pass-blocking for the Quarterback. Short-yardage runners
 
Offensive player who lines up on or near the line of scrimmage, but split to the outside. Primary job is to catch passes from Quarterback
 
Offensive player who serves as a receiver and a blocker. Lines up beside the offensive tackle either to the right or left of the quarterback
 
Offensive line member. There are two of them on every play, and they line up on the outside of the offensive guards
 
Offensive line member. There are two of them on every play, and they line up on either side of the offensive center.
 
Offensive lineman who snaps the ball to the quarterback at the start of each play.
 
Position in the defensive zone on the right side of the court. Setter usually starts here.
 
Position in the defensive zone on the middle of the court. Usually starts the game in the line up on the middle back position and generaly replaced by the libero
 
The position in the defensive zone on the left side of the court. Most often libero plays this position
 
The position in the attack zone on the left side of the court and is an outside hitter
 
Position in the attack zone on the middle of the court.
 
Position in the attack zone on the middle of the court
 
Calls plays and directs offense. Brings the ball up the court and sets up plays. Good dribbler and passer
 
One of the team's best scorers. Counted on to hit from the outside and usually takes more shots.
 
Known primarily for their scoring and ball handling abilities.
 
Usually a bit bigger and stronger than other players and known for their size, defense and rebounding.
 
Very importand position to both the offensive and defensive sides. Usually the tallest players on the court and are often the focal point of offense. Blocks shots and rebounds
 
Always just one on the team. Defends team's goal and usually stays close to goal.
 
Play closest to thier goal. Primary job is to stop opponents from scoring
 
Play between the Fullbacks and the Forwards. Often in the 'Middle Third' of the field. Also called Stoppers
 
Play closer to the opponent's goal, Primary scorers
 
Plays behind the Fullbacks. Gives a team defensive strength
 

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