Do Less

Do Less

The key to good volleys is being calm and balanced. In the fervor of the match those two traits seem impossible, but part of that is because of the overwhelming feeling of trying to do all the right things. When in fact the majority players are doing too much. Volleys...
Think beyond the point

Think beyond the point

An example of thinking beyond the point is when your controlling a point and you either run your opponent around for several shots, or you make an error after a couple of shots because of impatience. If you can make 6 to 8 hard shots to the corner, it’s going to...

Singles Attack Position

After getting your opponent on defense, it’s important to continue putting pressure on them by attacking the next ball. Getting yourself in the correct position is vital to being able to properly attack the second ball. The common mistakes that players make are...

Backhand On the Rise Shots

There are three main things you want to do to successfully attack a short high ball to your backhand. The first is to make sure you get all the way turned and get to the side of the ball. When running forward our shoulders open up, so it’s important to make sure...

Five Options

When pulled out wide many players panic and just try to get the ball back in play. The problem with that is the player will typically hit the ball toward the middle of the court, in which their opponent can easily hit the ball to the other side of the court. Making it...