Youth Baseball

Keeley DW, Wicke J, Alford K, and Oliver GD. A biomechanical analysis of forearm pronation and its relationship to ball movement for the two-seam and four-seam fastball pitches. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 2010;24(9):2366-2371.

Oliver GD, and Keeley DW. Gluteal muscle group activation and its relationship with pelvic and trunk kinematics in high school baseball pitchers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 2010;24(11), 3015-3022.

Oliver GD, and Keeley DW. Pelvic and trunk kinematics and their relationship to shoulder kinematics in high school baseball pitchers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 2010;24(12): 3234-3240.

Oliver GD, Plummer HP, and Keeley DW. Muscle activation patterns of the upper and lower extremity during the windmill softball pitch. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.2011;25(6):1653-1658.

Keeley DW, Oliver GD, Dougherty CP. A biomechanical model correlating shoulder kinetics to pain in young baseball pitchers. Journal of Human Kinetics 2012; 34: 15-20.

Keeley DW, Oliver GD, and Dougherty CP. Shoulder kinematics during pitching: Comparing the slide step and traditional stretch deliveries. Human Movement Science.2012;31:1191-1199.

Softball

Oliver GD. Powering the Windmill: Lower body mechanics of softball pitching. Lower Extremity Review. 2011 June; Invited Article, Cover Story.

Oliver GD. The windmill softball pitch: Optimal mechanics and pathomechanics of injury.  Athletic Therapy Today2010;15(6):28-31. Invited Article

Oliver GD. The windmill softball pitch: Injury prevention implications. International Journal of Athletic Therapy & Training 2010;16(1) 27-31. Invited Article

Oliver GD, Dwelly P. and Kwon Y-H. Kinematic motion of the windmill softball pitch in prepubescent and pubescent females. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 2010; 24(9):2400-2407.

Oliver GD, and Plummer H. Ground reaction forces, kinematics, and muscle activations during the windmill softball pitch. Journal of Sports Sciences. 2011; 29(10):1071-1077.

Oliver GD, Plummer HP, and Keeley DW. Muscle activation patterns of the upper and lower extremity during the windmill softball pitch. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.2011;25(6):1653-1658.

Plummer H, Oliver GD. Quantitative analysis of kinematics and kinetics of catchers throwing down to second base. Journal of Sports Sciences [PRESS].

Oliver GD. Relationship between gluteal activity and upper extremity kinematics and kinetics. Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing. Special Issue DOI 10.1007/s11517-013-1056-3 March 2013.

Plummer HA, Oliver GD. The relationship between gluteal muscle activation and throwing kinematics in baseball and softball catchers. Journal of Strength and Research. [PRESS]

Youth Intervention Programs

Adams-Blair HR, and Oliver GD.  C-hildren O-riented R-eally fun E-xercises: A practical core strengthening program for elementary physical education. P.E. Links4U,2010;April12(4). Invited Article

Oliver GD. Pelvic neutral: Key to balance training. Lower Extremity Review 2010; 2(4): 57-61. Feature Article and Invited Article

Oliver GD, and Adams-Blair H.R. The importance of core strength for prevention of injury. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 2010;81(7):15-19. Feature Article and Invited Article

Oliver GD, Adams-Blair HR, and Dougherty C. Implementation of a core stability program for elementary school children. Journal of Athletic Training and Sports Health Care. 2010;2(6):261-266.

Adams-Blair HR, and Oliver GD. Physical activity integration into the elementary classroom.  International Journal of Health, Wellness, and Society. 2011;1(3):147-154.

Oliver GD.  Injury prevention in active youth. News Medical. http://www.news-medical.net/news/20120216/Injury-Prevention-in-Active-Youth.aspx

 Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention

Oliver GD, and Dougherty CP. The RAZOR curl: a functional approach to hamstring strengthening. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2009;23 (2): 401-405.

Oliver GD, and DiBrezzo R. Functional balance training in collegiate women athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2009;23(7):2124-2129.

Oliver GD, and Dougherty CP. Comparison of hamstring and gluteus muscles electromyographic activity while performing the RAZOR curl versus the traditional prone hamstring curl. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 2009; 23(8):2250-2255.

Oliver GD, and Dougherty CP. Muscle activation of the contralateral leg during an acute Achilles tendon rupture. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research 2010;24(8):2079-2084.

Oliver GD, Dwelly PM, Sarantis N, Helmer R, and Bonacci J. Muscle activation of different core exercises. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 2010;24(11): 3069-3074.

Oliver GD, Stone AJ, and Plummer H. Electromyographic examination of selected muscle activation during isometric exercises. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine 2010;20(6):452-457.

Oliver GD, Aldrich TM, and Moiseichik ML. Quantitative analysis of sEMG of the upper extremity musculature while using two different cutting tools. Clinical Kinesiology 2010; 64(4): 56-60.

Keeley DW, Plummer HP, and Oliver GD. Predicting asymmetrical lower extremity strength deficits in college aged males and females using common horizontal and vertical power field tests. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2011;25(6):1632-1637.

Hall J, Oliver GD, and Stone AJ. Comparison of active, passive and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation stretching for achieving glenohumeral internal rotation. Journal of Athletic Training and Sports Health Care. 2012; 4[4]: 181-188.

Oliver GD
, Stone AJ, Wyman JW, Blazquez IN. Muscle activation of the torso during the RAZOR curl hamstring exercise. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2010; 7[1]: 49-57.

Roling K, Oliver GD, Dittmore S, Moiseichik M. The effects of a lumbopelvic-hip strengthening intervention program on functional testing in collegiate female tennis players. Clinical Kinesiology 2012; 66(1):13-18.

Oliver GD
, Sola M, Dougherty CP, Huddleston S. Quantitative Examination of Upper and Lower Extremity Muscle Activation during Common Shoulder Rehabilitation Exercises using the Bodyblade®. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31827fd4c2

 


 

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