Originally Posted by 5263
Likely baseball over here, but I can't say.
You guys probably call them on the rise at the BL, even though they were taken very low.
I can't imagine calling a full cut swing a half volley.
Ahhh, baseball - like Rounders, but not as good
"Half-volley" is hit immediately after the bounce, "on-the-rise" is generally a contact after the bounce but before the apex - still usually around waist height though.