Originally Posted by coaching32yrs
I know a lot of coaches like the deep down the middle play. I am not a big fan. There are times you have to go deep down the middle to take away the opponent's angle on the next ball. However, making the opponent move will create more errors. And when your player creates an angle on his hit he has more court to work with and makes fewer errors. I'd be interested to hear what the experts on this Board say about the deep down the middle hit at the highest levels of juniors and Futures.
On returns good play. Im no expert.