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There’s no right or wrong way of being an athlete, everyone’s situation is different. These are just some things to think about when deciding what athletic path to take. Learn the in and outs and pros and cons of getting involved in the recruiting process.

How Should You Communicate With College Coaches?

By Next College Student Athlete 06/14/2019, 9:15am CDT

Beginning June 15, 2019, D1 college coaches and rising high school juniors are allowed to communicate. This includes emails, phone calls, texts, social media messages and face-to-face contact. Ready to start reaching out to coaches? Here are some tips to help you make a great first impression.

5 Things You Need to Know About Athletic Scholarships

By Next College Student Athlete 06/05/2019, 11:30am CDT

For many student-athletes, an athletic scholarship allows them to attend a school they might not otherwise be able to afford. However, scholarship spots are in high demand. To help you navigate the recruiting process, here are five important things you need to know about athletic scholarships.

What Are the 4 New Division 1 Recruiting Rules?

By Next College Student Athlete 05/30/2019, 12:00pm CDT

The NCAA has adopted four new D1 recruiting rules. These rules are designed to stop the growth of early recruiting and give student-athletes the opportunity to make a more informed decision on their college of choice.

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A Guide to 2019 College Sports Camps

By Next College Student Athlete 05/17/2019, 8:45am CDT

Attending college camps is a great way to develop your skills and get evaluated by coaches. Check out NCSA’s definitive list of every 2019 college camp for basketball, volleyball, football, softball, and wrestling.

How New NCAA Division 1 Rules Affect Your Volleyball Recruiting

By Matt Sonnichsen, Junior Volleyball Association 05/10/2019, 12:00pm CDT

The new rules don’t directly change the recruiting timeline for DII, DIII, NAIA or Junior College schools. However, DI recruiting behavior can have a ripple effect.

The Softball College Recruiting Process: A Player’s Point of View

By Greg Cruthers, Softball Journey 05/09/2019, 12:00pm CDT

The first step is to find colleges or universities that support your career goal. The second step is to determine how far you are willing to travel from home.

Complete List of 2019 College Football Camps

By Next College Student Athlete 04/18/2019, 12:00pm CDT

College football camps and showcases are a great way to increase your exposure and get evaluated by college coaches.

2019 College Baseball Camps

By Nelson Gord, NCSA Team Edition 04/11/2019, 9:00pm CDT

Attending college baseball camps can offer many benefits, including quality training, exposure to college coaches and possibly checking out a college that you may end up attending.

Your Guide to 2019 College Volleyball Camps

By Next College Student Athlete 04/09/2019, 12:00pm CDT

Find a complete list of college volleyball camps near you, and identify which camp is the right one for you to attend.

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