Hitting

Hitting is a popular skill which needs to be taught with great discipline. I feel a lot of players want to hit but misinterpret attacking and killing the ball as the same. A hitters job is to terminate the ball or the very least take the opposing team out of system.

Here is a checklist of skills a hitter should be able strive to achieve.

Hitting

_____ Good arm warm-up
_____ Proper approach footwork
_____ Top spin down ball
_____ Tip/roll shot locations
_____ Wipe shot off block
_____ Locating the block
_____ Approach footwork
_____ Line shot
_____ Deep corner shot
_____ Cut shot
_____ Standing attack from anywhere