Spring Sports Writing Prompts

Here are 10 spring sports writing prompts you can use to ring in the season with your classroom or your own personal journal. If you enjoyed these prompts, buy the entire collection of 1,000 Writing Prompts for Seasons on Amazon.

771. What is your favorite position to play in a baseball game? What would it be like if you could play that position for a professional league? How good do you think you'd have to be to make the pros and why?

772. Track and field is particularly popular during the spring. There are many different events including the long jump, the pole vault and the 50-meter dash. Which event do you think you'd be the best in? Which would you have trouble with and why?

773. Some spring sports like lacrosse have been played for more than 1,000 years. How do you think playing sports would be different that far in the past? Would people in the past have a tough time playing in the modern world? Why or why not?

774. Imagine that you have been given tickets to see the top tennis players in the world play in the nearest city. Would you know any of the top-ranked players’ names? What would you enjoy the most about the event and why?

775. Just in time for spring soccer, you have somehow gained super speed and strength. How would you use these newfound abilities on the soccer field? Would it be tough to keep your super powers secret? Why or why not?

776. You have been entered into a major canoe race that's three months away. How do you think you'd train for such an event? What would be the toughest part of rowing a canoe for 10 minutes straight and why?

777. Imagine that you were a professional golfer who was about to putt for a chance to win a major tournament. If you miss, you would lose and let down millions of fans. What kind of pressure do you think you'd be under? What would you have to do to make sure you sink the shot?

778. As part of a local promotion, your favorite baseball player is coming over for dinner during his spring training preparation. Who is the player, what do you feed him, and what kind of things do you talk about? Do you get any signed merchandise out of the deal, and if so, what do you get signed?

779. There are many different games that you can play during the spring that let you run around and enjoy the mild weather. What is your favorite game to play and why? If you could play it anywhere, where would it be and why?

780. After buying a baseball bat you were told had magical powers, you've been able to hit the ball nearly 20 times farther than usual. How would your life change with these new hitting abilities? Would you let anyone else use the bat? Why or why not?

Written by Bryan Cohen

Bryan Cohen is the author of more than 30 books, many of which focus on creative writing and blasting through that pesky writer's block. His books have sold more than 19,000 copies. You can find him on and Facebook.

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    Written by Bryan Cohen

    Bryan Cohen is the author of more than 30 books, many of which focus on creative writing and blasting through that pesky writer's block. His books have sold more than 20,000 copies. You can find him on and Facebook.
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