5 Important Steps for College Athletics Recruiting

Collegiate Recruiting Articles

5 Important Steps for College Athletics Recruiting

By Tom Kovic
The college experience will be some of the most critical years in our children’s lives. Realizing the potential leverage families and prospective student-athletes have in the college recruiting process will develop increased confidence and clarity as the college quest unfolds.

NCAA Division 1 Dead Period Extended Through September 30, 2020

By Tom Kovic
The NCAA dead period has been in place since March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been lengthened 5 times and has is now extended through September 30, 2020.

College Recruiting Simplified

By Tom Kovic
Every prospect has an ideal college experience waiting for him or her and identifying essential operatives that define your personal goal is half the battle. Self-awareness is a powerful recruiting tool. Furthermore, growing an appreciation for what potentially appeals to you in college is a great place to start.

College Recruiting During Adverse Times

By Tom Kovic
True champions are measured by how they respond when their backs are in the corner. In light of the Coronavirus pandemic, we all face seemingly insurmountable challenges ahead. This article offers hope and clarity to prospects and families to advance college recruiting during adverse times.

The Club Coach: A Powerful Ally for the College Prospect

By Tom Kovic
The college recruiting process can be exhilarating and uplifting, especially when your plan is working on all cylinders. Consequently, the best-executed projects can run into roadblocks or even stall completely. Embracing the club coach as a powerful ally for the college prospect is an essential component of college recruiting.

College Recruiting: Laying a Strong Foundation

By Tom Kovic
The college experience is, in many cases, the most important four years in our children’s lives. Realizing the potential leverage families have in the college recruiting process, will develop increased confidence and clarity as the college quest unfolds. Then, laying a strong foundation with college recruiting will provide prospects and families with clear direction moving forward.

The Role of Parents in College Recruiting

By Tom Kovic
College recruiting is complicated and has grown increasingly competitive. There is a lot that goes into developing and executing a successful plan of action, and the role of parents in college recruiting is a critical piece of the puzzle.

Junior Days and College Recruiting

If you are a junior prospect, you should launch your college search with earnest. Between the multitude of recruiting events you have attended, and the evaluation information you have forwarded to college coaches, you are well on your way. What follows is a snapshot of junior days and building this component into your college recruiting plan.

College Coaches: 3 Evaluation Operatives

By Tom Kovic
Recruiting is essential for every college coach, and the aim is simple. Fill position gaps on the team with stronger talent than the year before. Therefore, most college coaches have identified 3 evaluation operatives to reach that end.

College Recruiting: Heading Down the Homestretch

The college search for athletes is an enduring process with a definite starting and ending point. Just like a well-run race, the successful student-athlete will remain focused until she breaks the tape. Click for some simple tips to consider when heading down the homestretch in the college recruiting process.