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Social Media and College Recruitment

10/12/2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



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

10/12/2017  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   1 Comment»



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?

10/12/2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting   |   0 Comment»



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

08/10/2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



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

08/10/2017  |   Posted by :   |   NCAA Rules,Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



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

07/14/2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting,Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



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

06/17/2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



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 ...

How Social Media Plays A Role In College Recruiting

06/01/2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting   |   0 Comment»



Social media has changed the way college recruiting works. Before, the only channels a student athlete had with a college was through their coach or scouts. Now more than ...

How To Balance Academics and Athletics as a Student-Athlete

05/22/2017  |   Posted by :   |   Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



Being a student-athlete is tough. The athletic ability and skills won’t be enough if you can’t perform on the academic level. Deadlines and commitments as a high school or college athlete will add ...

Do’s and Don’ts During an Official College Visit as a Student Athlete

04/25/2017  |   Posted by :   |   College Recruiting,Student-Athlete Tips   |   0 Comment»



Official college visits for student athletes are usually reserved for the best of the best. So if invited to one it is important to know what to do and what ...