Reading Hitters - Part 5

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How can I read hitters´ intentions from the back row?

Reading Hitters - Part 5

As you watch the flight of the ball for location, height and speed, you'll pick up valuable tips on where the ball is likely to be hit.

We've talked about location in relation to the net. The next variable is height. If the ball is below the height of the net, it will likely be hit offspeed or tipped. Adjust accordingly. A high set gives the hitter many more options, and you'll need to pick up more clues, body language, etc.

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