A big misconception in pickleball is where you should aim your drops so when you're hitting a drop you don't actually always need to make the ball land in the kitchen you just want to make sure that your opponent has to hit up on the ball so instead of focusing on where it's Landing focus on how high it is when it's crossing the net if it's here in.

This green zone there's a very good chance that your opponent is going to have to hit up on the ball