March 9, 2016

In the Know: What is the NCAA

As a student-athlete, or the parent of a student-athlete, you have probably heard the term NCAA, but what is the NCAA? The NCAA, or National Collegiate Athletic Association, is an athletic organization in the United States that oversees intercollegiate athletics. As an organization the NCAA functions as a general authority for intercollegiate athletics, determining and […]

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February 17, 2016

The Phases of Recruitment Simplified

In its simplest form the recruitment process can be broken down into several phases where a student-athlete is identified as a potential recruit, has their academic and athletic performance evaluated and ultimately has an offer made to them. As a student-athlete it is important to have a general understanding of the process in order to […]

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February 15, 2016

In the Know: Scouting Terminology 101

Every sport has its own set of terms, acronyms and slang which each athlete will become familiar with throughout their career, but it is equally as important to be In The Know when it comes to the terminology used in the scouting world. As an athlete you need to know the terms being used by […]

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