On August 12th the NCAA Division I Council Coordination Committee released updates regarding COVID-19 and how it will affect the recruiting process. They have decided to extend the recruiting dead period (as defined in NCAA Bylaw 13.02.5.5) to September 30th. This means that there is no in-person recruiting between college coaches and prospective student-athletes until
For student-athletes, COVID-19 has impacted many aspects of school, sports and the admissions process. When it comes to standardized testing, CollegeBoard and ACT have started to make changes to test dates.
In today's recruiting process, video has become a need-to-have. College coaches cannot be everywhere, therefore it is important to have a highlight reel, skills video, or full game footage, easily available for college coaches to view. Here we will discuss how to put together the most effective highlight reel. We will talk about what types
After meeting April 17th and April 18th in Indianapolis, the NCAA Division I Council has voted to adopt sweeping changes to the current recruiting model in an effort to put a stop to early recruiting. To note, these changes will be effective starting in the 2018-2019 academic year. This new legislation applies to ALL Division
SportsRecruits Is A Game Changer In 2017, Trinity-Pawling School integrated with SportsRecruits technology. The software tool empowers Trinity-Pawling athletes to pursue college programs that are an academic and athletic fit. SportsRecruits enables Trinity-Pawling staff to maximize their guidance throughout the college search and recruiting process. SportsRecruits is undoubtedly a game changer. Let us count the
Coaches and athletes understand the importance of teamwork on the field. Off the field, teamwork also makes the recruiting process go round. Now, there is research to prove it. Data Shows: Clubs Drive Athlete Exposure To College Coaches A recent data analysis of successful clubs ties athlete college exposure to their club's usage on
After proof reading countless times, an athlete hits send on their first message to a college coach. The athlete and hovering parent cross their fingers and wait for a profile view and response. “Did we say the right things? Am I even a good fit for this school?” This scenario happens daily on the SportsRecruits
When attending recruiting events, we want you to get the most bang for your buck. You have most likely traveled long and far to “get looks” and “get recruited”, only to find out the schools you have been in communication with are not there. Playing in front of college coaches who do not know who
If you’ve recently integrated with the SportsRecruits platform, you’ve made the first move towards happier staff, fulfilled players, satisfied families, and a stronger club. But what separates the most successful integrations from the least? What approach can help you make the most of your new integration? Momentum is a crucial factor in determining integration success.