College coaches are busy folks. In addition to running their programs during the season, they also deal with recruiting, fundraising, off-season workouts, and a hundred other details, small and large. And for a high school student-athlete who wants to get on [Read More]
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While the rated recruits get all the attention in the big sports, the reality is there are far more athletes who earn scholarships without ever getting stars next to their name. However, to get those scholarships, those student-athletes also [Read More]
Beyond your athletic abilities and academic record, college coaches consider several other factors when evaluating recruits. Primary among those are the personality traits that coaches look for to see how you might fit with their team. And if you’re [Read More]
The recruiting process can be fun, but it can also be stressful. And if you’re just beginning, much of that stress can stem from worry about what you should know. So, if you’re wondering how to get your recruiting [Read More]
For many student-athletes, the hardest part of recruiting is getting noticed by college coaches. If you live in a state that isn’t a traditional recruiting area for your sport, it’s even more difficult. And, if you fall into the [Read More]
If you currently have, or might eventually have, multiple scholarship offers, congratulations. You’re doing pretty well in your recruiting process. But for some recruits, a bounty of scholarship offers can be a burden that makes a college choice even [Read More]
Jocelyn Alo may well go down as one of the greatest players in softball history. And while she ended her career at Oklahoma as the leader in career home runs, a two-time national player of the year, and with [Read More]
For a high school baseball player, the key to getting recruited, like so many other sports, is to be seen. A highlight video can play a huge part in being seen, but for many ball players, showcases can also [Read More]
The recruiting process can be difficult, for athletes and their parents. Given the uncertainty and the stress involved, it can be even harder on parents, since a child going off to college represents a new chapter and a metaphorical [Read More]
Plenty of student-athletes excel in more than one sport in high school. However, when it comes to college recruiting, most opt for their stronger sport and focus their efforts there. But there are many student-athletes who pursue more than [Read More]