Recruiting Realities Blog for the College Bound

How can My High School Coach Help Me with College Athletic Recruiting?

March 8, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting   |   »



The entire process of college recruiting is very complex, so a common thought amongst teen athletes is to let other people handle it while they focus on sports, schoolwork, and ...

Tips To Not Irritate Your High School Coach

December 14, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



It is inevitable that a college coach interested in a student-athlete will first talk to their high school coach. Afterall, they have a clear understanding of the type of player you are in all types of situations, on and off ...

What Baseball Student-Athletes Can Learn From the World Series

October 30, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



The best way to become the best student-athlete you can be is practice. But also seeing and imitating will go a long way. With the Major League Baseball World Series underway, there are plenty of things a young baseball student-athlete ...

Social Media and College Recruitment

October 12, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



For the past year, a new social media rule by the NCAA has been in tact. The rule is a rule that allows college coaches and staff to like and share ...

Pros and Cons of Going Pro After High School

October 12, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   »



The debate about becoming a professional athlete right after high school has been ongoing for decades. In fact, professional leagues like the NBA and NFL ...

How Young Is Too Young For A Student-Athlete To Be Recruited?

October 12, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting   |   »



Student-athletes don’t always wait until their senior or junior year to get on a college’s radar. Some student-athletes are becoming prospects before they even get to ...

How To Be A Student-Athlete In More Than One Sport

August 10, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



There are three types of student-athletes you can be, one where you are just invested in one sport, one where you are equally invested in more than ...

Pros of Paid College Athletes

August 10, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   NCAA Rules,Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



The average Division 1 college is raking in more than $4.5 million in revenue a year. Division 1 college athletes are taking in $0 from that revenue. This alone makes a ...

How Do I Get Recruited? Methods and Myths

July 14, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting,Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



1. You can wait to be discovered Nearly everyone believes that if a student-athlete receives all-conference, all-area, or all-state honors, colleges will find them. The fact is you will only ...

Inspirational Stories for Student Athletes

June 17, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   »



Hearing inspirational stories of successful student-athletes can remind us that anything is possible. The following stories demonstrate that the recipe for success for a student-athlete is hard work and perseverance. Michael Jordan Did you ...