College Admissions for the High School Athlete: A Step-by-Step Guide

College Admissions for the High School Athlete: A Step-by-Step Guide

by Jack DiSalvo, Theresa Foy DiGeronimo
     
 

College Admissions for the High School Athlete explains how students can put their high school sports records to work for them when applying for college admissions and scholarships. Drawing on personal anecdotes from college athletes, as well as advice from over fifty college coaches and recruiters, it explains how to launch a career as a student/athlete on theSee more details below

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College Admissions for the High School Athlete explains how students can put their high school sports records to work for them when applying for college admissions and scholarships. Drawing on personal anecdotes from college athletes, as well as advice from over fifty college coaches and recruiters, it explains how to launch a career as a student/athlete on the collegiate level. The book covers such challenges as contacting college coaches; understanding the rules set by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA); and alternate routes to college athletics.

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This update to the 1993 edition guides the high school athlete who wishes to continue to pursue sports in college through the process of college admissions and scholarship applications. It presents advice from athletes, coaches, and recruiters, with much updated information on new rules and regulations, new organizations, and Internet and other media resources. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816044078
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2001
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

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