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October 18, 2017
How High School Coaches Impact College Scholarship

How High School Coaches Impact College Scholarships

How High School Coaches Impact College Scholarships. As a former recruiting specialist for NCSA and former scholarship athlete, I had the opportunity every day to work […]
October 3, 2017

NCSA & DRAFTCARD™ Introduce Future Technology in Youth Sports

Last week DRAFTCARD™ and NCSA spoke to Servite High school in Anaheim, California and educated all sports programs about the recruiting process. Servite plays in the […]
October 2, 2017
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iCONICTour LA & DraftCard, with Inc & CNBC

iCONICTour LA a hard-hitting one day event, presented by Inc. and CNBC, connected fellow entrepreneurs with today’s biggest business icons. Building lasting brands, getting tips on redefining […]
September 29, 2017
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Recruiting Student Athletes – The Importance of Third Party Verification

Competition in college sports recruitment has infinitely increased over the years. The battle between athletes interested in playing at the next level has made it quite […]
September 25, 2017
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Connect with College Coaches – The Value of Using Social Media

Connect with College Coaches. The following is a post by Chris Burget, a head scout at NCSA Athletic Recruiting, who regularly contributes to our blog, as well […]
September 14, 2017
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Draftcard Partners with NCSA To Connect Student-Athletes to College Coaches

CHICAGO — Draftcard Partners with NCSA, Next College Student Athlete, the largest NCAA-compliant collegiate athletic recruiting network that matches student-athletes with college coaches, has partnered with […]
May 24, 2017
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High school athletes – What level can you play in college?

High school athletes spend four years competing and developing strength and finely tuned skills. But high school sports are much different than college sports, and the […]
May 17, 2017
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Getting recruited – 6 Points to Hit on Your Resume

Getting recruited to play sports in college is like looking for a job. You need to find colleges you are interested in and send them your […]
May 10, 2017
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Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young Athlete

Sudden Cardiac Death. Every parent’s nightmare is to get a phone call from a police officer or hospital that your kid was injured or worse. As […]
May 4, 2017
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High School Athletes! 4 Considerations for College

High School Athletes! Making the decision in which college you are going to attend is one of the biggest ones you’ll make in your life. Hence […]
April 26, 2017
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Why You Should Think Twice About Which High School to Attend

Why You Should Think Twice About Which High School to Attend. Many young athletes promoting to high school don’t put much thought into which high school […]
April 19, 2017
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The 3 Best Methods to Getting Recruited

The 3 Best Methods to Getting Recruited. Student athletes all have similar characteristics. They are committed to training and competing and master the busy student-athlete schedule. […]
April 12, 2017
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Attending Sports Camps – 3 Key Things to Know

As a young student athlete, attending sports camps is a crucial part of your recruiting process. College coaches want to see recruits attend camps for numerous […]
April 7, 2017

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March 29, 2017
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What Every Recruiting Video Should Have

Your recruiting video is your resume. It is a crucial part of the recruiting process and is a great way to promote yourself as an athlete. […]
March 22, 2017
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3 Goals to Set for Yourself Before You Begin the Recruiting Process

Getting recruited to play sports in college can be a grueling process for many high school athletes. There is a ton of rules, regulations, and tips […]
March 8, 2017
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It’s Crucial to Map Out Your College Recruitment Plan

Like anything in life, a well-thought-out game plan will increase your chances of success. As an athlete, planning and strategizing prepare you for any unexpected turns […]