Originally Posted by goober
Ok- he beats unranked players, usually gets smoked by players that have decent rankings. I wouldn't call him an academy player. His goals are not centered around playing college tennis. Tennis more like a hobby that his parents have spent a large amount of money on. Unlike the OP, he doesn't have the passion and drive to become the best tennis player he can be.
yeah - the kid has to WANT it bad, like OP does.