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Old 06-16-2004, 10:03 PM   #10
Bungalo Bill
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There are things a player can do to improve their focus besides "hitting a lot of balls."

A player can watch less of their ball standing still after they hit and incorporate movement. A player can watch their ball into their strings to keep the head still and disciplined. No you will not be able to see the ball, but you should see a blur. That is good discipline.

A player when the ball is coming towards them can say HIT BOUNCE HIT to stay focused. This is what I do to help remove distractions and increase my ability to time the ball. Or as the above poster mentioned watch the bounce closely.
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