Fit Tip:Length - true to size. Width - Medium. Arch - Slightly low. Little to no break-in. Last - PL-12 (More Modern/Sleeker Fit)The New Balance 696 junior court shoe features a leather/mesh upper for light weight, perforation details in the forefoot that allow more breathability, padded tongue and heel collar improve comfort, and a REVlite midsole for lightweight cushioning. An updated all-over herringbone outsole with Ndurance offers superior performance and traction, and an ABZORB foam midsole provides superior shock absorption.