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5 Ways to Get Smart About College Softball Recruiting

(Updated for 2020) Looking for information on college softball recruiting is a frustrating experience. It seems that there are lot…

COVID-19 Wreck Your College Plans? Here’s the One Thing You Must Do

The excitement generated by acceptance letters so many high school seniors received before April 1 has morphed into anxiety if…

How Many Colleges to Target to Get Recruited to Play College Baseball

50–that’s the number of colleges you should target if you’re interested in getting to play at the college level. Too…

D2 Softball Colleges and Conferences

(The list of colleges is at the end of the post.) Of the three NCAA divisions, D2 is the smallest for…

The Truth About Rejection by Elite Colleges

I think that the greatest unacknowledged truth in college admissions is that if you’re good enough to get into an…

4 Things You Should Know Before You Contact College Coaches

Nobody likes wasting their time and college coaches are no exception. So when you start to contact college coaches, be…

4 Easy Steps to Find Colleges for Potential Merit Scholarships

(For those looking for affordable colleges, I’m updating this post. Because I’ve updated the spreadsheet several times since I wrote…

College Baseball Teams by State and Division

Do you know which state, Texas or Pennsylvania, offers more college baseball teams? You’re wrong if you said Texas. Texas…

Why People Waste Their College Visits-Part 2

In the first part of Why People Waste Their College Campus Visits, I discussed how students and families don’t make…