The Benefits of Participating in Collegiate Athletics

As high performing athletes, we all have a dream or a vision of getting to that next level. Part of that vision includes playing collegiate athletics. Whether you intend to go onto professional sports or not, collegiate athletics benefit...

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The Things You Should be Doing During Your Sophomore Year

Last week, I wrote about where freshmen in high school should be in the recruiting process and what they should focus on throughout the year. However, now it is time to discuss where sophomore’s in high school should be in the recruiting...

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The Benefits of Participating in Collegiate Athletics

As high performing athletes, we all have a dream or a vision of getting to that next level. Part of that vision includes playing collegiate athletics. Whether you intend to go onto professional sports or not, collegiate athletics benefit...

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One Important Difference Between Good Athletes and Great Athletes

by Allison Goodman As the new school year is approaching, so is a new sports season. It is time to put our successes and failures of last season behind us and prepare for a fresh start. Most great athletes would agree that one of the...

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Different Ways to Prepare for the Offseason

by Gwinn Nixon Your school season is over and summer is fast approaching, the offseason for all high school athletics.  As you get ready for the sun and free time associated with having time off from school it’s also a good time to...

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College Recruiting Checklist, Part 1 (Freshman & Sophomore Checklists)

Preparation is key to the game. Don’t be late to practice.   As the school year kicks off, you should have your head in the college recruiting game and be committed to raising your potential as a future collegiate athlete.   Developing...

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Recovery Drinks For After Performance Success

by Gwinn Nixon When you are an athlete you train, and when you train you need to recover so you can continue to train hard.  This week I want to give you the insight on what you need to look for in a quality recovery drink.  The most...

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The 5 C's of Sports

by Gwinn Nixon As athletes, and being involved in athletics, you think about why you do it. What drives you to keep going, to take the next step? I was thinking about that today and came up not with 5 reasons to love sports, but 5 C’s...

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Student Athletes - What, Where and Who? [Infographic]

2012 National Signing Day (February 1) is the day when reporters focus on the top high school football players committing to recognized programs such as USC, Michigan, LSU, Texas and more. While these players will be mentioned on ESPN,...

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Benefits and Disadvantages of the Multisport Athlete

by Gwinn Nixon (http://my.hsj.org) The multisport athlete, and I mean the real multisport athlete, seems to be a dying trend these days.  The multisport athlete that is one of the better players on your school’s teams each season. ...