Do you want to play college baseball. Obviously, the answer is YES! But what do you NEED to get there? For good or bad, after being in and around baseball training, development and recruiting for over 10 years, I can tell you with 100% certainty that…
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A lot of high school athletes are asking themselves this question this summer. Why am I not getting any college baseball offers or commitments? Is there something going on? The quick answer is YES!
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The post below is written by the staff at College Sports Advisors. You can reach them on their site here.
As the 2021 summer baseball season quickly approaches and the end of the dead period is finally here, recruiting will be back in full swing! There will be many showcase and camp opportunities in the months ahead, so our staff at College Sports Advisors wanted to share our recommendations about how to best approach these events. Continue reading “Showcase Tips That Make a Difference”
During the past year several showcases announced partnerships with technology companies, whereby participants skills are measured during their events. We’re not talking about the usual 60-yard dash. We’re talking about esoteric topics like vertical bat angles of a swing and spin efficiency levels on a pitch. On the one hand this is great news for the game. Technology is changing baseball for the better and the data can be invaluable for both training and evaluation. On the other hand, although I am a big believer in tech and the value it brings, there is an issue. Continue reading “What to Do With All the Data Coming Out of Showcases?”
There’s no doubt the baseball college recruiting process is a maze. Parents and players often don’t know where to begin. There is really no road map and no guidelines. Hopefully, this article will help put some parameters around what needs to get done before and during the summer months.
Here’s my list of Top 10 things to do during the summer to get recruited for college baseball. I have attempted to list these in series. Much of this might seem basic, but you’d be surprised how many parents ask us “where should we begin?”
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Someone has to say it… Please stop wasting your money. I am telling you this, because unfortunately, as a parent I wasted plenty. Continue reading “Please Stop Wasting Your Money”
Today I am going to address 5 “do’s and don’ts” for those players choosing to play summer ball. These are generally players that are “on the cusp” (1-2 mph) of where they want to be velo-wise and could and should find a local league / team that will allow them to only pitch 3-5 innings per week and play first base on an additional day. Continue reading “5 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Summer Season”
I have seen the future and sorry guys and college baseball recruiting is about to get harder. Continue reading “Do You Want to See the Future in College Baseball Recruiting?”
As a parent who has gone through the college recruiting process I can tell you this, it’s a maze with no roadmap. There are so many different topics, and there is really no one telling you what to do, or what’s right and/or what’s wrong. I am by no means an expert, but I did learn a few valuable things along the way and for the record, most of my knowledge revolves around D1 and D3 programs. So with that said, here are the top 10 things I learned about college baseball recruiting.
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As a parent who has gone through the college recruiting process, I believe showcases are probably the single best dollar investment for those aspiring to play college baseball. But how to stand out at a baseball showcase is an often ignored topic and too many young athletes are attending showcases just to attend.
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