College Recruiting Process – Plan for Success

DECIDE/PLAN/FIT (10 steps to the top)

  • Game Film – every play matters…put great stuff on tape.
  • Highlight Film – best clips first.
  • Coaches Write-up – talk about you as a player on and off the field.
  • Transcript – grades matter.
  • Athletic Resume – summary of your best self.
  • Online Recruiting Questionnaire – colleges use these tools.
  • Player email – Great introduction.
  • Player Interview – separate you from other recruits.
  • Coaches interview – opportunity to share my passion about you.
  • Visit School/Attend Camp – don’t know until you go.

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For more help with this process contact Coach Lance Ramer.

NCAA Guidelines and Information

Grade 9: PLAN

  • Start planning now! Take the right courses and earn the best grades you can.
  • Ask your counselor for a list of your high school’s NCAA core courses to make sure you take the right classes. Or, find your high school’s list of NCAA core courses at

Grade 10: REGISTER

  • Register for a Certification Account or Profile Page with the NCAA Eligibility Center
  • If you fall behind on courses, don’t take shortcuts to catch up. Ask your counselor for help with finding approved courses or programs you can take.

Grade 11: STUDY

  • Check with your counselor to make sure you are on track to graduate on time.
  • Take the ACT or SAT, and make sure we get your scores by using code 9999.
  • At the end of the year, ask your counselor to upload your official transcript.

Grade 12: GRADUATE

  • Take the ACT or SAT again, if necessary, and make sure we get your scores by using code 9999.
  • Request your final amateurism certification after April 1.
  • After you graduate, ask your counselor to upload your final official transcript with proof of graduation.

Click here to set up your NCAA Eligibility account.

Click here to download the NCAA Brochure.