How do I get recruited to play college sports? There is a good quote. If you don’t have time to do it right, you sure don’t have time to do it twice. The college athletic recruiting process should not sneak up on you. It takes time, preparation, hard work and a little luck. Follow these […]
Dave Galehouse is a former Division 1 baseball player. He founded Varsityedge.com in 2001 to assist parents, high school athletes, coaches and guidance counselors with the college athletic recruiting process. In 2003 He wrote The Making of a Student-Athlete, a 241 page guide on the college athletic recruiting and college selection process now in it's 13th edition...
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The NCAA has recently created two classifications of eligibility enrollment that serve students wishing to play NCAA D1 or D2 athletics, and students who are undecided or will play NCAA D3 athletics.
With the impending blizzard rumored to be dumping 24 inches of snow on New England this week, thousands of college athletes who play spring sports are soon going to be wondering if they will have a season.
What factors do we need to consider in the college athletic recruiting process? There are many things to consider in the college athletic recruiting process for high school athletes and their parents. What works for one family will not work for another. Where one family succeeds, another might fail. While there are some best practices, […]
How Common misconceptions hurt families in the athletic recruiting process Success or failure in the athletic recruiting process often is determined by a family’s beliefs about how they think the process works. Some believe good high school athletes will be found or discovered because that’s what college coaches do. Others think their high school coach will […]
You’ve worked hard in your sport for several years. You’ve taken private lessons and attended camps. You’ve played on an elite club/AAU team that’s traveled your region or country exposing you to other good players where you have held your own.
How to maximize your summer to help your college athletic recruiting process The summer can be one of the most important times in the athletic recruiting process. It is a time when college coaches are free to recruit and high school athletes are free to visit colleges and play in different athletic games, events and […]
Check out some important changes to the college athletic recruiting process including changes to financial aid, official visits, NCAA eligibility standards and more…
Learn some of the most common athletic recruiting questions we are asked Varsityedge.com has fielded lots of questions over the years. Here are some of the more common questions we receive. How many scholarships are there for d1 football? Division 1 football teams are allowed to offer 85 athletic scholarships for their entire team and […]
How do I create and market an athletic recruiting video to college coaches? What do I include in an athletic recruiting video for college coaches? Recruiting video plays an important role for both families and college coaches today. Video allows college coaches to get an insight into your skills when you are not afforded the […]
- How do I get recruited to play college sports?November 7, 2017 - 10:05 pm
- NCAA Eligibility Changes for High School AthletesOctober 3, 2017 - 8:37 pm
- How Weather and Climate Can Affect Your College Athletic Recruiting Process.March 13, 2017 - 8:13 pm
- Five Factors That Will Determine Your Success or Failure in the Athletic Recruiting ProcessMarch 2, 2017 - 8:27 pm
- How do I get recruited to play college sports?
- NCAA Eligibility Changes for High School Athletes
- How Weather and Climate Can Affect Your College Athletic Recruiting Process.
- Five Factors That Will Determine Your Success or Failure in the Athletic Recruiting Process
- Perception vs. Being Realistic in the Athletic Recruiting Process