So you have a passion for continuing to play your sport at the collegiate level. It's more than just practicing your sport hours on end until mom is yelling at you it's time to come in to do homework. It's just as important to know how to market yourself to the school you want to play at. Here's some helpful links and information that will help you take it to the next level.
Step 1: Register w/ The NCAA
Below is the registration link you need to follow to play a sport at the colligate level. High School Athletes needto register ASAP. There is a fee to register with the NCAA.
Once you register you need to make an appointment with your guidance counselor.
Learn what it takes to be a D-1 or D2 NCAA prospect.
Player Marketing Materials
Below are PDF's regarding what you need to begin marketing yourself to Universities and Colleges.
Market Yourself to College Coaches
Technology has made it easier and more cost effective for coaches to recruit players. Not so long ago coaches had to travel the globe scouting the players that best fit there need. Now video and online technology has enabled the players to market themselves directly to the coaches. Here are some services and ways that are recommended
Athletic Player Websites
Have a website professionally created for your player that coaches can visit & see videos of play, bio information, school grades, achievements and more. It's the ultimate athlete marketing tool.
Planet Prospect is a National Sports Recruiting Service designed specifically for male and female college bound student-athletes to showcase their athletic and academic
This is a free service to Southington Athletes. Click here for promo code.
Visit Captain U a great recruiting website & player marketing tool. Approved by college coaches. The site has free functions as well as advanced features for a small fee.
It will make the process easy and keep you organized.
The Official Site for Southington Athletics
Southington's Official Home for Sports