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Another Take on the Early Verbal Commitments

Another Take on the Early Verbal Commitments

     I was having lunch with one of my high school buddies the other day when the topic of college recruiting was brought up. It seems that his child is one of the better players out there and has already been offered a nice package deal from one of the top programs in the country. [...]

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Great Article on Kids Playing Multi-Sports or Specializing in One

Great Article on Kids Playing Multi-Sports or Specializing in One

We came across a few articles on the pros and cons of kids specializing in a sport in order to In a recent post from the folks at Changing the Game project, the focus was on the age-old question of “Is it Wise to Specialize?” With the obsession of obtaining college scholarships at all costs, [...]

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Few Thoughts on Bookers Blog About Early Recruiting in Lacrosse

Few Thoughts on Bookers Blog About Early Recruiting in Lacrosse

So I guess that Booker received a lot of flak from readers of his blog for actually looking at the positives of early commitments in lacrosse. http://laxbythebook.wordpress.com/2014/01/28/positive-look-at-early-recruiting/ With the trend going towards players committing earlier and earlier in their high school careers, Booker was simply looking at a new approach to dealing with it. Rather [...]

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College Recruiting Nights

Kudda was privy to attend two college recruiting nights presented by the coaches at some of the top D1 and DIII programs. For the boys recruiting night, Dave Pietramala from Hopkins and Gene McCabe from W&L presented the process from a D1 and D3 perspective. For the women, sponsored by the M&D Lacrosse Club, Kelly [...]

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Let’s Not Forget About D III Schools

At this point of the summer, my son has done several tournaments with his club lacrosse team and has attended a “recruiting” camp…Top 205. At all of these venues, there are always 8-15 college coaches watching each game. Personally, I have no idea how these guys can really differentiate between all of the 6’0, 175 [...]

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