How to Get Recruited: Coach-Centric Recruiting
This resource is proudly brought to you by a PCA Trusted Resource - FieldLevel - a private social network for sports recruiting and scouting. Coaches from high school, club/travel, junior college, 4-year, and professional levels connect together to help athletes get recruited more efficiently and effectively from all over the world.
If you're hoping to get recruited, FieldLevel recommends that you don't overlook what could be a major asset in the process - your coach. Recruits often look to services or try to do it on their own, but your high school and club coaches are often your best resource.
From a college coach perspective, hearing from an athlete's current coach gives them an insiders perspective that they can't get from a recruiting service or highlight reel. Your coach can provide information beyond stats, such as your work ethic and attitude, making their recommendation an incredibly trusted resource.
The article linked below is a must-read for any high school athlete hoping to get recruited. It outlines the pros and cons of coach-centric recruiting, and provides tips on how to engage your coach in this help.