College Athletics Counseling

Recruiting Column: The Five Worst Recruiting Questions

Over the years we’ve been asked thousands of questions about the college recruiting process. We’ve answered everything from “When does the college recruiting process start” to “Should I let my Uncle Mel call college coaches for me” and everything in between. I understand that the first time you go through the recruiting process is the […]

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 coach and now as a recruiting educator to take a “Broken Leg Test” when choosing a college. Many high school student-athletes get caught up in the […]

18 Athletes Sign NLIs On Spring Signing Day

Congratulations to the following athletes who signed National Letters of Intent on April 11: Bianca Nolde-Lopez – Track and Field – Davidson College Mike McKee – Track and Field/Cross Country – Gordon College Josh Danyliw – Baseball – Colorado Mesa University Zach Reid – Baseball – Chandler-Gilbert Community College Stephanie Coors – Basketball – Calvin […]

17 Athletes Sign NLIs on National Signing Day

Congratulations to the following 17 athletes, who signed their National Letters of Intent in February: Alexandra Daws-University of Wyoming-Soccer Aeva Graber-Wheaton College-Soccer Laura Kladde-Taylor University-Soccer Caroline Noonan-Princeton University-Soccer Nicole Wright-Wheaton College-Soccer Ben Anderson-Lindenwood University-Football Hunter Carlson-Colorado School of Mines-Football Jackson Eagle Ortiz-CSU-Pueblo-Football Peyton Rose-Colorado School of Mines-Football Preston Rose-Colorado School of Mines-Football Stefphon Sherman-Hastings College-Football […]

USAToday – Recruiting Tip: The Top Five College Recruiting Tips Of All Time

The college recruiting process is a complicated, time-consuming and sometimes confusing endeavor. The first time you go through the recruiting process is (probably) the only time you will go through the process, so you will have many questions. Everyone’s recruiting journey is different, but most recruits face similar issues and challenges. Here are my top […]