Transitioning to College
Over the last ten years, I have seen junior tennis player struggle
with the transition into college tennis. Changes occur in your
training, competition, team structure and academics. It has sometimes
resulted in extreme cases where the student-athlete cannot handle the
pressure and has to leave school indefinitely. Here are a few key
changes you should be ready for - and advice on how to best prepare
yourself for success.
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