Recruiting 101

  • Update and Complete Volleyball Recruits Profile Online – complete access to ALL College coaches
  • Learn what you want in the college experience
    • What matters most to you
    • Different levels of play; D1, D2, D3, NAIA, NJCAA
    • Weigh the Pros and Cons
    • Love the school, not the name
  • Academic Preparation
    • NCAA Core Requirements and Test Scores
    • Schools with academic programs
  • Athletic Fit
    • Not everyone can play for D1 Programs
    • Not everyone wants to play for D1 Programs
    • Find Your Niche – play right away, wait in line, travel, position, off time
  • Marketing Yourself
    • Volleyball Recruits Profile
    • Make the Video (unedited/skills)
    • Fill out the questionnaires
    • Contact the College Coaches
    • Visit schools
    • Exemplify STUDENT Athlete
    • Become educated about the schools and the volleyball program
    • Pursue Your Dreams Realistically
    • Be proactive
  • Educate Yourself on What it Takes to Get Recruited
    • NCAA Eligibility Center – Are you on track academically?
    • RichKern.com – Have they recruited my position in my class
    • Communication is Key – Email, text message and phone communication