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The recruitment process for amateur athletes can be one of the most exciting and influential journey’s in a young athlete's life. The decisions you make about the sport you play, the level at which you play at, the institution you attend, and the program you enroll in, all have a major effect on your future as an athlete and as a person. The recruitment journey can be a long one, filled with ups and downs. It can become overwhelming to some, and athletes and their families may want to get on top of the process right away so they don’t...

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With the NCAA Division 1 recruiting ban being lifted in a few weeks time, the opportunity for talking with coaches, meeting with staff, and visiting campuses are back in full swing at the highest level! Campus visits can be one of the most fun experiences of the recruitment process. Seeing the intricate buildings and facilities, learning about the culture and history of the school, even attending seminars and events enhances the experience. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many student athletes have not had the opportunity to experience a campus visit. However, with schools and organizations slowly beginning to open up...

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April was a month filled with high level competition and successes for the student athletes of Next Level U Sports. With many leagues and teams beginning to wrap up their seasons and completing their conference tournaments, many of our NLU alumni have been in action and have been making an impact! Back home in Canada, NLU has continued to have success on the recruitment front with a number of new commitments for the class of 2021! In this week's post on THE BLOG, we will highlight some of the great successes of our student athletes that occurred this past month!...

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As we have discussed previously on THE BLOG, in these troubling times we are facing across the globe, the recruiting process can be challenging. Less opportunities to practice, play games, showcase tournaments, combines, etc. With the future continuing to be uncertain, one way that athletes and coaches are maneuvering around these challenges is through the use of the internet; more specifically game film and highlight tapes. Coaches are relying heavily on game film to analyze, evaluate, and recruit in the year 2021. To help with your recruitment process, you must have good film to showcase your talent, but what does...

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The month of March was filled with accomplishments for our student-athletes. With many leagues in full swing, many of our NLU alumni have been in action and have been making an impact! Back here on Canadian soil, we have continued our success on the recruitment front with a number of new commitments for the class of 2021! In this week's post on THE BLOG, we will highlight some of the great successes of our student athletes that occurred this past month! Alumni In Action Seanan Main – Western Illinois University Men’s Soccer Seanan Main is continuing to have a breakout...

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