Originally Posted by tennis_balla
Notice how your left hand drops, sometimes all the way to your waist on your forehand? Keep that left hand higher and out in front of you while going through your stroke, use it for balance. Right now its not helping you at all. It is in the beginning, but once you start to swing forward it moves out of the way but to the wrong place.
Another good observation.
So far I got:
-keep left arm higher and do let it drop
-turn shoulders more
-more active footwork
p.s. my teacher says 90% of my mishits are due to footwork and not getting to optimum hitting position. I'm sure she is right.