College Recruiting

The athletic recruiting process is a lot like dating, with college coaches/scouts and high-school student-athletes sizing each other up and searching for the right match. The process requires participants to understand and observe NCAA rules and regulations, conduct thorough research, schedule home and campus visits, network and communicate appropriately, and, for most student-athletes, engage in self-marketing. Learn best practices from athletes who have achieved success and the experts who have helped them.

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Recruiting With Coach X: Anonymous D1 Coach Analyzes a High School Defensive End Prospect

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An Anonymous D1 Coach Analyzes a High School Offensive Line Prospect

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If College Coaches Looked at Your Social Media Right Now, What Would They Find?

Scott Fitch has been the head boys basketball coach at Fairport (New York) High School since 2001. He is a five-time Monroe County Coach of the Year,...