1. College Athletics Recruiting: Understanding Financial Aid Concepts

    The average cost of a four-year college experience has increased dramatically during the past 10 years, and financial aid is becoming a hot topic in the college search for athletes...

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  2. College Athletics Recruiting: Navigating the NCAA Manual

    The NCAA Manual is the go-to resource for prospective players and families as they begin to build their education base in the college search. Between the Division 1, 2 and 3 manuals, there are well over 1,500 pages of helpful information...

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  3. Effective Communication and Being a Nice Nudge in College Recruiting

    The college search for athletes is a quest, and unless you are the blue chip kid that the coaches are hovering over, you need a vehicle to drive the recruiting process in your favor...

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  4. College Recruiting Strategies to Kick off the New Year

    A new year is upon us, and opportunity lurks. That being said, those who organize best, execute well, develop plans and do not beat around the bush will maximize their success in college recruiting...

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  5. Recruiting Strategies to Kick-off the New Year

    A New Year is upon us and opportunity lurks. That being said, those who organize best, execute well developed plans and beat the bushes will maximize their success in college recruiting...

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  6. College Recruiting: Decision Timelines for Prospective Student-Athletes

    November is fast approaching, and with that, early deadlines for college applications arrive. Current seniors who have dedicated themselves to connecting early on with college coaches ...

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  7. Tactical Recruiting Strategies for Non-Scholarship Prospects

    Considering the competition in Admissions, and the high price tag at some of the nation’s premier academic institutions, I regularly advise families about the potential impact the athletic component can make in a college choice...

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  8. Junior Days and the College Search for Athletes

    If you are a rising junior prospect, the summer is a great opportunity for you to launch your college search with earnest...

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  9. Junior Days and the College Search for Athletes

    If you are a rising junior prospect, the summer is a great opportunity for you to launch your college search with earnest...

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  10. College Recruiting 101

    The college experience is, in many cases, the most important four years in our children’s lives, as it will shape their future personal and professional direction...

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  11. Summer Tips for the Prospective Student-Athlete

    Many believe the summer is a time where college coaches switch to lower gears. The regular season is complete and the student-athletes have headed home for a well-deserved break...

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  12. Summer Tips for the Prospective Student-Athlete

    Many believe the summer is a time where college coaches switch to lower gears. The regular season is complete and the student-athletes have headed home for a well-deserved break...

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  13. Shephard Joins Victory Staff as Senior College Advisor

    May 23, 2011 Steve Shephard recently joined the Victory Collegiate Consulting staff as a senior advisor. Steve was the Head Coach of Women’s Gymnastics at Penn State University for 18 years where he enjoyed an illustrious career...

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  14. Wired for Success: 5 Ways You Can Maximize College Recruiting

    So your top college hasn’t come knocking on your door. That doesn’t mean you’re doomed never to enter its hallowed halls...

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  15. College Recruiting: 5 Ways You Can Maximize Your Success

    So your top college hasn’t come knocking on your door. That doesn’t mean you’re doomed never to enter its hallowed halls...

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  16. College Sports: Creating Closure to the College Search for Athletes

    The college search for athletes is an enduring process with a definite starting and ending point. Just like a well run race, the successful student-athlete will remain focused until she breaks the tape...

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  17. Creating Closure to the College Search for Athletes

    The college search for athletes is an enduring process with a definite starting and ending point and just like a well run race, the successful student-athlete will remain focused until she breaks the tape...

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  18. College Athletics Recruiting: The Verbal Offer

    I recently had three athletes that I am advising receive verbal athletic scholarship commitments from three different college coaches...

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  19. College Athletics Recruiting: The Verbal Offer

    I recently had three athletes I am advising receive verbal athletic scholarship commitments from three different college coaches...

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  20. Holleran Joins Victory Collegiate Consulting Staff

    For Immediate Release: January 28, 2011 Contact: Tom Kovic Phone: 610-620-3189 E-mail: Kovic@victoryrecruiting...

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  21. College Athletics Recruiting: A Snapshot of Recruiting Rules and Terms

    Student-athletes bring a unique quality to the table when it comes to college admissions. They offer a special talent that can improve the institution’s visibility and raise the level of popularity among future attendees...

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  22. College Athletics Recruiting: A Snapshot of Recruiting Rules and Terms

    Student-athletes bring a unique quality to the table when it comes to college admissions. They offer a special talent that can improve the institution’s visibility and raise the level of popularity among future attendees...

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  23. Effective Communication With College Coaches: The Introduction

    If there is one area of the college recruiting process that stands above the rest, I believe it is the way prospects effectively communicate with college coaches...

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  24. Effective Communication with College Coaches: The Introduction

    If there is one area of the college recruiting process that stands above the rest, I believe it is the way prospects effectively communicate with college coaches...

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  25. Rising above temporary setbacks in the college search for athletes

    The college recruiting process can be a daunting effort if it is not well planned and executed with organization and enthusiasm from start to finish...

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