- Pro: No time necessary for breaking in. Very good feel and hold. Easily adjustable even after breaking in.
- Con: Can "bag out." Slower release and shot speed. Doesn't stand up well to weather.
- Typical Age: beginners, youth players
Six Diamond Mesh
- Pro: Feel and hold comparable to traditional. Quick release. Stands up to weather very well.
- Con: Takes time to break in. Doesn't throw as consistently as soft or hard mesh.
- Typical Age: Middle school (intermediate) and above.