This is a guide to the website resources for college baseball recruiting.
College Baseball Conference Profile (free)
This email comes once a week and contains a basic college profile for a selected baseball conference. The information includes baseball team operating expenses, most recent conference standings, size, admission rates, graduation rates, tests scores, and average net price.
DIY College Rankings Baseball Spreadsheet
Spreadsheet with over 1500 four and two-year institutions that have baseball programs.
College Application Tracking Spreadsheet (free)
Spreadsheet to track your college application deadlines. Just sign-up for the up-dates using the box to the left.
At the end of my son’s last high school summer baseball season, I was struck by the number of players who had graduated and didn’t know yet where they were ...Read More
(In 2021, again, only two resources have fallen off of the list. Given the number of resources already on the list, I decided to just replace those that have disappeared ...
Just asking this question suggests that it’s possible to hide the injury from the college coaches. I suppose it’s possible if it occurs off-season and the player isn’t actually on ...Read More
You do not have to pay for a professional skills video for college baseball recruiting. If you have a video camera (or smartphone
), a video stand, and a basic editing ...Read More
(Updated for 2020)
If you’re an athlete trying to get recruited
to play in college, then you KNOW you need to have video. You have several options for creating ...Read More
Once again honesty is the best policy. When coaches ask
what other schools are recruiting you, just name the schools. There are actually two ways to be dishonest in answering ...Read More
One third of colleges do not offer athletic scholarships
. At institutions that do offer scholarships, most sports are equivalency sports meaning that athletes are likely to receive only partial ...Read More
The NCAA has a public service announcement stating that most of their athletes go pro in something other than sports. They actually provide a table
with the probability of ...Read More
Hopefully, the previous post
demonstrated that the chances of getting a scholarship to play college baseball aren’t very good. Sometimes I think parents talk about the baseball scholarship as a way to ...Read More
College athletes without a scholarship that play on a team that offers scholarships are generally referred to as “walk-ons.” There are two types of walk-on players, the preferred walk-on or ...Read More