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2.5

Beginner

 

You are learning to judge where the ball is going, although your court coverage is limited.  You can sustain a short rally of slow pace with other players of the same ability.
 

3.0

Intermediate

 

You are fairly consistent when hitting medium-paced shots, but are not comfortable with all strokes and lack execution when trying for directional control, depth, or power.
 

3.5

Strong

Intermediate

 

You have achieved improved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate shots. You’ve improved your strokes with some direction and control on moderate shots. But need to develop depth and variety of shots.
 

4.0

Advanced

 

You have dependable strokes, including directional control and depth on both forehand and backhand sides on moderate-paced shots.  You can use lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys with some success and occasionally force errors when serving. Rallies may be lost due to impatience.  
 

4.5

Strong

Advanced

 

You have developed your use of power and spin and can handle pace. You have sound footwork, can control depth of shots, and attempt to vary game plan according to your opponents.  You can hit first serves with power and accuracy and place the second serve.  You are more aggressive and consistent. Have power on your ground strokes and can play at the tournament level.