Tennis Approach Shot Tennis Approach Shot Moving Forward Hello. I am Dr. Byron Bucky Phillips–your tennis pro. The subject of today’s lesson is the tennis approach shot. The tennis approach is s psychological Influence during every rally. The effective player looks for opportunities to attack short balls. Your shot selection on the approach is determined by the height,depth, spin, and speed of the oncoming ball. If the ball is low the player hits a deep approach shot down the line and attacks from a het position. If the ball is high the player hits a forcing topspin stroke cross court attacks the net positioning on the same side as the ball that lands on the opponent’s side of the court. Learn to handle the short ball effectively on the tennis approach shot and your results will improve dramatically. Call me at 412-726-1070 and we will schedule a lesson. Practice!