2015 Friendship Cup

quebecThe long-running annual competition between the New England states and players from Quebec, Canada, is taking place this weekend at Chuck Kinyon’s Quechee Tennis Club (VT). I am participating for the second year and playing singles and doubles in the 70s age bracket (weather permitting). Continue reading

What did you do when…?

maria sWe sometimes lose points because we make a bad shot or our opponents make a real good one. But all too frequently, we lose points because we are in the wrong court position.

While watching the clay court tournament final from Rome, I noticed that when Maria Sharapova hit a (rare) drop shot, she rushed to the net behind her ball. That got me thinking … Continue reading