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Old 10-17-2013, 09:36 AM   #19
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Originally Posted by nightfire700 View Post
I read somewhere that 94% of the kids drop out of tennis by the age of 15. Not sure how reliable is the number but seems like it matches up with what you see.
Originally Posted by TCF View Post
A tournament we are going to this weekend has 15 girls entered in the 12s, 12 in the 14s, and only 3 each in the 16s and 18s.
No surprise here. As kids become teens, all sorts of things contribute to this in addition to purely tennis reasons: specialize in another sport, dating, increased academic work, jobs, etc...
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