Entries by Informed Athlete


Valuable Advice for Student-Athletes Being Recruited by Multiple DI Programs

If a prospective student-athlete is being recruited by multiple Division I athletic programs and has an opportunity to “negotiate” for a multiyear scholarship from School A compared to a one-year renewable scholarship from School B, they should consider doing so. The reason is that Division I schools are very limited in the reasons that they […]


July 1st Scholarship Notification Deadline for NCAA DI & DII Scholarship Athletes

All current NCAA Division I student-athletes who are on a year-to-year scholarship and all NCAA Division II scholarship student-athletes are to be notified no later than July 1 whether their scholarship is being reduced or not renewed for the upcoming year. Note that Division I athletes on a multiyear scholarship may not receive notice of […]

Our Clients Say – Dad of a Softball Transfer

We always appreciate receiving good news from our clients, and this email this past week from the parent of a softball transfer is an example: “Hi Rick, Just wanted to let you know that my daughter’s team played in the NAIA Softball World Series National Championships recently in Columbus GA. We battled through the loser’s […]

NCAA Division I Coaches “On the Road Again”

Effective June 1, all NCAA Division I sports programs will return to their regular recruiting calendars. This means that each sport will be able to conduct off-campus recruiting during permissible Evaluation or Contact Periods. As you can imagine, this has many Division I coaches excited to be “on the road again” (to quote Willie Nelson!!). […]