Youre a high school athlete who wants to play in college. Heres your chance to find out about the cut-throat world of college recruiting. What questions do you have about the recruiting process? What do YOU need to do to make it onto the list at your first-choice school? Reach out and learn from expertsand from other athletes whove been through the process already.
Or maybe you already went through the recruiting merry-go-round. What insight can you share with other student-athletes coming up through the ranks today? What do you know now that wish youd known back then? Share your knowledge so someone else can benefit from what you know now.
Fact: less than 10 percent of all high school athletes play their given sport at an NCAA-member institution, and just a third of those receive an athletic scholarship. Getting recruited by a college university athletic department can be difficult and oftentimes frustrating. Check out Active.coms Recruiting 101 section to find out what you need to know and then check back to these forums for specific help.
That is just the nature of the beast. It is happening not only in basketball but football and even lacross where 16 year old kids are committing where they are going to school. Next will be the girls.