How to Level Up 

Are you ready for the next level? Leveling up is your opportunity to reach your goals and move up to the next level class!

 

Level Up Requirements

 

  • In Drops Shots and want to move to Aces (Test on Orange Ball):
    • 100 Downs, 50 Ups, 50 alternating
    • Return 10 consecutively tossed balls alternatively to forehand and backhand
    • Standing behind baseline place 15 consecutive forehands over the net in play
    • Serve 10 balls into each service box, 5 must be in
    • Volley 5 out of 10 balls tossed to you over the net
    • With a partner, rally 6 times including 2 backhands
    • Demonstrate knowledge of court and code of conduct
    • Must complete 6 out 7 requirements

 

  • In Aces and want to move to Top Spinners (Test on Green Ball):
    • Starting from the baseline, return 10/15 balls tossed alternately to your forehand and backhand.  Tosses may be deep, short, or to the side.
    • Serve 5/10 balls in the deuce service box
    • Serve 5/10 balls in the ad service box
    • Volley 10/15 balls tossed alternately to your forehand and backhand
    • Lob 10-15 balls tossed alternately to your forehand and backhand
    • Return 5/10 lobs with overhead smash
    • With a partner, rally 10 times each, including 2 backhands
    • With a partner, keep the ball in play on the volley at least 10 times each.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of rules, code of conduct, and game play.
    • Must complete 8/9 requirements

 

  • In Top Spinners and want to move to Fila (Test on Yellow Ball):
    • From behind the baseline, return 15/20 balls tossed alternately to your forehand and backhand, each ball must land in the backcourt (between service line and baseline)
    • Serve 10/15 balls into deuce box
    • Serve 10/15 balls into ad box
    • Volley 15/20 balls tossed alternately to your forehand and backhand
    • Lob 15/20 balls tossed to alternately to your forehand and backhand
    • Return 15/20 lobs using an overhead smash
    • With a partner, rally deep 15 times each
    • With a partner, keep the ball in play on the volley at least 15 times each
    • Must complete 7/8 requirements during evaluation for FILA 2 & 3
    • FILA 1 Requires an evaluation by Jared, Kevin or Corey