Recruiting 101: How To Get Traction With Your Emails To College Coaches
Jan 25, 2018
There is nothing worse in recruiting than finally getting your daughter to sit down and write emails to college coaches only to have those emails ignored.
Recruiting 101: Do Specialists Get Recruited To College?
Dec 21, 2017
In the sport of gymnastics, you automatically think of the gymnast as doing all-around. Competing on four events is typically the desire of the young gymnast and this is often what they work for throughout their club career.
Recruiting 101: Importance Of The Club Coach & Parent Relationship
Dec 14, 2017
Ideally, everyone important in the gymnast's life would surround her like a team in the recruiting process.
Recruiting 101: How To Maximize Winter 1-Day College Clinics
Dec 7, 2017
With the new Division I gymnastics ruling last August, some college coaches are now adding creative ways to connect with potential recruits. The new rule states that potential student-athletes can no longer talk with college coaches or athletic staff on college campuses until their junior year of high school.
Recruiting 101: The Worst Mistake You Can Make In The Recruiting Process
Nov 30, 2017
Jill Hicks shares the worst mistake parents and gymnasts can make in the final decision of the recruiting process.
Recruiting 101: What College Coaches Look For Other Than Gymnastics
Nov 23, 2017
By Kristina Comforte
Recruiting 101: 10 Things Not To Do When Communicating With A College Coach
Nov 16, 2017
Being perfect is not what is expected when you interact with college coaches, but there are some things you may want to avoid:
Recruiting 101: Let’s Talk Acro & Tumbling In College
Nov 9, 2017
The mission of the NCATA is to bring the sport of acrobatics and tumbling to becoming a fully sanctioned NCAA National Championship sport.
Recruiting 101: Taking Off The 'Mommy Blinders' In The Recruiting Process
Nov 2, 2017
I am a mom of three grown children and grandmother to four. Every parent will tell you about their child and how amazing they are if you give them a few minutes. I am not exactly sure what comes over us as moms, but I am here to say that I am guilty!
Recruiting 101: What It's Like Being An NCAA Head Coach
Oct 26, 2017
I thought it would be fun to write about my own experience going from being an assistant coach for 14 years to becoming a head coach for six years. My guess is you will be surprised by some of the responsibilities of the head coach. Often, most head coaches have similar roles, but it can be very different depending on the sport and the personality as well as their strengths and weaknesses.
Recruiting 101: Perks Of Being On A College Team
Oct 19, 2017
Recruiting 101: Staying Positive When Your Friends Are Getting Recruited
Oct 12, 2017When it seems like everyone else is getting recruited but you haven't found your "spot" yet, here are some tips for staying positive: