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"The Thing that Drives Me Nuts is..."

UC Riverside Head Softball Coach Nikki Palmer talks recruiting and the thing that frustrates her about some athletes who attend her camps. She also talks about early recruiting and the need for change. 91 more words

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D1 Coaches Want Recruiting to Start Later than NCAA Proposal

Division I Softball Coaches are calling for all recruiting contact for student-athletes to begin at the start of the junior year of high school.  This is a contrast to the proposed legislation before the NCAA Division I Council that would allow recruiting conversations to begin at the beginning of a student-athlete’s… 347 more words

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Top five reasons you aren’t being recruited (yet)

Just because you’ve been selected First Team All-District, you’re the captain of your team and/or your parents are telling you a college scholarship is inevitable, college coaches won’t necessarily be burning up your cell phone.  929 more words

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Coming of Age, Age and Eligibility, Varsity Stats vs Starts, 1st Grade; Hold Em and Gold Em

A good friend of mine actually wrote this (Eric Dailey).  A very good read:

High School sports are becoming evermore competitive.   According to Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) a student who is nineteen (19) years of age on the scheduled date of the IHSAA State Finals in a sport shall be eligible as to age for intershool athletic competition in that sport.  310 more words

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NCAA Considers Ending Early Recruiting

The NCAA will vote on a proposal to end early recruiting in softball and most other sports.  Adopting the new rules would mean an end to the verbal commitment of seventh, eighth and ninth graders.   597 more words

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You Don't Need to be the 'Spotlight Kid' to be Recruited

We caught up with University of San Diego Asst. Coach Danielle O’Toole during practice.  She explains what makes her and her fellow coaches stay and watch recruits play, even if they’re not the ‘Star’ player on their team. 116 more words

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