What to Do if Your Winter High School Sports Season is Canceled

When will winter high schools sports start amid the coronavirus pandemic and what should you do if your winter sports season is canceled? Our experts discuss this and key steps you can take.

SUMMARY
While high school sports play an important role in the college recruiting process, there are ways student-athletes can keep the momentum going and continue building coach relationships even without their winter sports season.

TIMECODES
0:46 Show Outline
1:27 Understanding the current state of recruiting
3:14 Manage your online presence – https://www.ncsasports.org/join-ncsa-network
6:05 Create a skills video – https://www.ncsasports.org/coronavirus-sports#skills-video-tips
8:11 Manage college coach communication – https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/contacting-college-coaches
10:52 Stay on top of recruiting education – https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/recruiting-classes
13:10 Explore your options – https://www.ncsasports.org/blog/2020/04/10/campus-visits-and-recruiting-events-go-virtual/
15:18 Summary; Talk to a Recruiting Expert – call (866) 495-5172 or email recruitinghelp@ncsasports.org
16:04 Live Q&A
16:11 When can coaches contact high school players
17:37 If a verbal offer has been made should the athlete wait for the National Letter of Intent
19:37 Will coaches hold it against athletes who did not hold a season?
22:21Showcase do not mean anything
23:57 Any advice for younger athletes about sports and recruiting
25:53 Do international athletes have an advantage if they have a season this year?
28:06 What to include in a non traditional skills video
29:11 Ring the Bell #NCSACOMMIT

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