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(9/23) Sunday 8:30am Outdoor Tennis! (USTA 3.5-4.5+) Advance level only!
Cost: $3 $1 will cover a fresh can of tennis ball per court and $2 will help support our tennis groups such as meetup fees and future tennis equipments and etc We all will get together and hit a few rally and volley and once everyone is warm up, we will play a few set games. *As a requirement u must at least must know how to serve and at least a 3.5. When u have a chance!! if you have Facebook then feel free to join our Facebook Group for upcoming meetups and ladders updates!! https://www.facebook.com/groups/114159388724212 Your RSVP is important so if u decided to RSVP then please try your best to show up and if u cannot be there then please RSVP NO at least 5 hours before since it give me some time to contact and phone call someone else take your place. Please rate yourself and make sure u qualify to join this meetup!!! 1.5 This player has limited experience and is still working primarily on getting the ball into play. 2.0 This player needs on-court experience. This player has obvious stroke weaknesses but is familiar with basic positions for singles and doubles play. 2.5 This player is learning to judge where the ball is going although court coverage is weak. Can sustain a short rally of slow pace with other players of the same ability. 3.0 This player is fairly consistent when hitting medium paced shorts, but is not comfortable with all strokes and lacks execution when trying for directional control, depth, or power. Most common doubles formation is one-up, one-back. 3.5 This player has achieved improved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate shots, but still lacks depth and variety. This player exhibits more aggressive net play, has improved court coverage, and is developing teamwork in doubles. 4.0 This player has dependable strokes, including directional control and depth on both forehand and backhand sides on moderate shots, plus the ability to use lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys with some success. This player occasionally forces errors when serving. Rallies may be lost due to impatience. Teamwork in doubles is evident. 4.5 This player has begun to master the use of power and spins and is beginning to handle pace, has sound footwork, can control depth of shots, and is beginning to vary game plan according to opponents. This player can hit first serves with power and accuracy and place the second serve. This player tends to over hit on difficult shots. Aggressive net play is common in doubles. 5.0 This player has good shot anticipation and frequently has an outstanding shot or attribute around which a game may be structured. This player can regularly hit winners or force errors off of short balls and can put away volleys, can successfully execute lobs, drop shots, half volleys, overhead smashes, and has good depth and spin on most 2nd serves. 5.5 This player has developed power and/or consistency as a major weapon. This player can vary strategies and styles of play in a competitive situation and hits dependable shots in a stress situation. 6.0 to 7.0 The 6.0 player typically has had intensive training for national tournament competition at the junior and collegiate levels and has obtained a sectional and/or national ranking. The 7.0 is a world class player. infos obtains from the following link! http://www.usta.com/Play-Tennis/USTA-League/Information/About_NTRP/ ( http://www.usta.com/Play-Tennis/USTA-League/Information/About_NTRP/ )

Upper Merion High School

399 Stonybrook rd · King of Prussia, PA

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Our mission is to help promote and grow the game of tennis in our local communities. So we hope by joining our tennis group, it will give everyone an opportunity to play tennis when they want to and at the same time it will be a great workout plus sharping their tennis skills as well as making new friends at the same time. Hope you see you on the courts!!!

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