Where You Should Be In The Recruiting Process

Individuals who are unfamiliar with the collegiate athletic recruiting process are more likely to get left behind. These individuals either miss a step in the process, spread themselves too thin, or start too late. Many young athletes...

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Pro Recruiting Story Series: Q & A With John Phillips

About John John Phillips, current tight-end for the Dallas Cowboys, was a defensive end at Bath County High School in Hot Springs, Va. While at Bath, Phillips earned several awards including first-team all-state tight end (as a...

Recruiting

The Stages of Recruitment

by Laura Flynn Over the last few years, the recruiting process has changed dramatically. The biggest change, since I was in high school, is when college coaches begin identifying prospective recruits – which today can be as early as...

The Transfer Student-Athlete

by Laura Flynn Transferring to a new school can be a stressful process. I should know – I did it three times! Yes, three!!! As I mentioned in an earlier post -- during the summer between my junior and senior years of high school I was...

Financial

5 Tips on Financial Aid

You got into college! Congratulations! Now comes the hardest part of college, forking over a bunch of money for it. Colleges and universities are great, both for knowledge and experience, but they can be expensive and more often than not...

Recruiting

Pro Recruiting Story Series: Q & A With Nikki Krzysik

About Nikki Nikki Krzysik is a professional soccer player who currently captains the Philadelphia Independence of Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS). Krzysik, born in Ridgewood, NJ, attended Clifton High School and was a member of...

Recruiting

Recruiting 101: The Terms

One of the most important parts of the recruiting process is understanding the terminology that is being used by coaches, advisors, and other athletes. We've compiled a list * of the most commonly used terms in college recruiting. Take...

Recruiting

Pro Recruiting Story Series: Q & A With Angie Akers

About Angie Angie Akers, international and domestic professional beach volleyball player, was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana and attended Bishop Luers High School as a dominating two-sport student-athlete. With full scholarship offers to...

Parent Center

A Parents Role in Recruiting

by Laura Flynn Parents play a pivotal role in the college recruiting process and should make a commitment to actively ASSIST their son/daughter – from start to finish. In my opinion, the most important point in the sentence above stems...

Recruiting

The Do's & Don'ts of Highlight Reels

by Laura Flynn Being proactive is one of the keys to recruiting success. One of the most important tools a student-athlete can utilize when trying to get the attention of a coach is...the recruiting video. While coaches agree that...