Yips. Soo many yips. Let’s look up yips in the dictionary. Hey! It’s in there! Yips “a state of nervous tension affecting an athlete (such as a golfer) in the performance of a crucial action” -Merriam Webster.
I had them BAD. So bad. I still get his wave of uncomfortableness when I think about it. Bleh. As practice approached every afternoon, a knot in my stomach formed because it was almost time to play catch. I absolutely dreaded warming up.