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Recruiting Tips for High-Academic Student-Athletes

By Headfirst Honor Roll Camps, 12/14/18, 12:00PM CST


Junior year is often seen as the toughest year of high school from an academic perspective and a time when it all seems to come to a head.

Many parents and players who reach out to us with questions about our showcases also have questions about the recruiting process as a whole.

To help as many parents and student-athletes as possible, we decided to address one of our most frequently-asked questions: What should I be doing right now to get recruited to play high-academic college baseball?

Ultimately, playing at the next level takes a combination of factors that are in your control – hard work, performance on the field and in the classroom – as well as a mindset and self-awareness of your own goals and aims at the next level.

The important takeaway is that there are MANY opportunities to continue your career in college, and actively engaging the process is the best way to set yourself up for success. (PRO TIP: “actively engaging” is the key phrase)