Athletic Campus Visits: Unofficial Visits (part 1/2)

Athletic Campus Visits: Unofficial Visits (part 1/2)

Understanding UNOFFICIAL Visits Over the past year and a half, I have been interviewing 65 college coaches, athletic directors, NCAA staff, and other admissions staff for my book, Looking For A FULL RIDE?: An Insider’s Recruiting Guide.  The vast majority of these...

Fueling Your Competition Day and Beyond

Fueling Your Competition Day and Beyond

3 Health Aspects that Impact the College Recruiting ProcessDiscipline. Dedicated. Committed.During the college recruiting process, coaches are looking for students who are disciplined, dedicated, and committed to all aspects of being an elite athlete. They...

“Take the Broken Leg Test”

“Take the Broken Leg Test”

13 Point Checklist for Evaluating A College Athletic Program Beyond Playing Time As we recognize the amazing work of health professions throughout March with National Athletic Training Month, I think it’s appropriate I offer advice from fourteen years as a college...

Attending A Major College Recruiting Showcase Tournament?

Attending A Major College Recruiting Showcase Tournament?

5 Important Health Aspects to Consider (Part 1/2) Many student-athletes in team sports utilize a recruiting showcase tournament to get evaluated for a roster spot or athletic scholarship for a college program. In research for my book, Looking For A FULL RIDE?: An...