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...
Five Qualities Of A Mentally Tough Athlete

Five Qualities Of A Mentally Tough Athlete

Recruiting 101: Five Qualities Of A Mentally Tough Athlete Jill Hicks One of the most important qualities college coaches are looking for is mental toughness. Yes, they want the skill level, but when you find a mentally tough athlete, you often feel like you hit the...
How To Know If A College Coach Is Serious About You

How To Know If A College Coach Is Serious About You

Recruiting 101: Five Qualities Of A Mentally Tough Athlete   Gymnasts often ask me how they can tell when a college coach is serious about them after they have sent their website or an introduction email. While every college coach recruits a little bit...

I am a senior….is it too late to be recruited

I have heard this question so many times lately.  My encouragement to you is keep being patient because coaches are still making final decisions throughout the entire year: 1.  If you are a new Level 10 the coaches might be waiting to see how you do this next season...

No Scholarship Offer…………Walk On!

So what is the exact definition of a walk-on athlete and how does this differ from an athlete who receives a scholarship? An athlete who is a “walk on” is one who has been recruited and is being offered a spot on the roster, but will not be given scholarship money....

10 Misconceptions To Avoid In The Recruiting Process

I only want to compete for a top 10 gymnastics team in college:  Your focus should be on finding the right fit both academically and athletically even if it is not one of the top 10 gymnastics teams. My club coach is going to get me a scholarship:  Many club coaches...