Roadmapping The College Process
Presented by Gary Ireland: Founder of Soccerbook Consulting
Hosted by PSV Union FC Guest speaker former USA & Australia Women's National team coach Tommy Sermanni
TOPICS OF DISCUSSION
PLAYERS: Are you on track to play college soccer? How to get recruited & when to start the recruiting processLearn how college coaches recruit What qualities do college coaches look for in a player Learn what the college & club coaches discuss Are your club coaches and coach preparing you for college play? Time management-Managing your academic workload Aligning academic and athletic ability Finding the right fit Use of video in college scouting & recruiting (content & duration)
PARENTS: How does it all work? When to start the college recruiting process At what age do players start getting 'seen' How does your child get scouted (league, practice, tournament etc) What platforms do college coaches use to scout players What can you do to help get your child better visibility Local v National Can i get scouted locally? Selecting the right college environment; Roadmapping a realistic athletic/financial and academic plan
TECHNOLOGY: Getting your information out there What responsibilities do players, coaches, parents, managers, clubs & leagues have in the process Using technology to promote players' profiles How, when and with whom you should share your information Pass2me.com & Soccerbook tutorials
CLUB COACHES: How to prepare your players for tournament showcases How to provide ID opportunities for you players How to tactically/philosophically play in college showcases vs. league play Event selection. Am i taking my team to the right event?
ABOUT THE EVENT
WHO: Hosted by PSV Union FC & Presented by Soccerbook. Open to all members of the soccer community subject to confirmation.
WHEN: Monday, November 17th, 2014 @ 7:30-9:30 pm
WHERE: Lucie Stern Community Center. 1305 Middlefield Ave. Palo Alto. CA 94301
REGISTER: email firstname.lastname@example.org and wait for confirmation. No walk ins; participants must RSVP You are welcome to share this link with others: http://us2.campaign-archive1.com/?u=39306b631708d50bd9dde0cc8&id=67aab870ab&e=da49c94d92