Originally Posted by blakesq
if he was a 2.5, he probably isn't very experienced, and doesn't know correct warm up etiquette. too bad you didn't want to explain it to him, or simply ask that he hit the ball to you so you could warm up.
I think he was 2.5 judging from the skill level he displayed during the warm up. However, he didn't strike as someone that was new to the sport, he probably just didn't progress or stopped for a while and got back into it. As I said, I did try to talk to him but he wouldn't even answer.