Adversity = Growth

Adversity = Growth

Adversity = Growth Overcoming adversity… We hear the phrase all the time, but what does it really mean? My buddy Google would say, “difficulties; misfortune.” Okay, so does that really help us understand? I would say no. Reason being- adversity can mean...
Making the time to get recruited

Making the time to get recruited

Making the time to get recruited   The recruiting process takes time. Not just the overall time to go through the journey, but day to day time spent emailing coaches, building your resume, researching schools, etc. You have to invest in the process. I know what...
What is the parent’s role in recruiting?

What is the parent’s role in recruiting?

I caught a few minutes during my parents visit from Oregon to interview my mom about my recruiting experience from her perspective. You can catch the full thing here. The interview got me thinking….. “What should the parents’ role be in the recruiting...
Making the Right Decision for YOU

Making the Right Decision for YOU

As young athletes, you will experience several individuals that are influential in your life that help inspire, motivate, and guide you on your path of success. These individuals can be your parents, siblings, coaches, teammates, friends, mentors, etc. Your recruiting...
Should I Switch Clubs?

Should I Switch Clubs?

Should I Switch Clubs? I started playing soccer in the recreation league, as many do. By the time I was in the fifth grade I was begging my parents to let me try out for the local travel team. All my friends were moving to the club level and I didn’t want to be left...