Originally Posted by Tennishacker
Agree, that's just too extreme. Why would any good teaching pro allow that kind of grip.
That's part of the curse of being tops in 12 & 14's, then fading away in the 16 & 18's.
You nailed it right on the head. It really angers me. A hard working girl, built nicely for tennis, putting in the time, competing.
And very likely to run straight into a brick wall some day because her coach at age 8-9 did not take the time to fix her grip.