College Recruiting Help

Here are some great sources for those of you getting ready for college:

Selecting a university is one of the most important things a person will do. Help yourself make the right choice personally, academically, and athetically. If you are interested in swimming in college, visit scholarshipstats.com for a comprehensive comparison of NCAA division, school costs, athletic and total financial aid awarded, and average admittants' test scores.

If you believe a college education is out of your reach because of the cost, think again. A tremendous number of financial resources can help make your dream of a college degree a reality. Here's a quick, easy-to-read primer on college financial aid to get you started:  An Overview of College Financial Aid

COLLEGE SWIMMING LINKS
College Swimming
NCAA Eligibility Center
NCAA Clearinghouse
NCAA D-III INFO
Be Recruited
Swimmer's Showcase

Organizations
Athletic Scholarships
Maximum
Men's
Maximum
Women's
Website
Men
Women
Total








NCAA I yes 9.9 14 www.ncaa.org
140 189 329
NCAA II yes 8.1 8.1 www.ncaa.org 50 67 117
NCAA III no 0 0 www.ncaa.org 191 236 427
NAIA I yes 8 8 www.naia.org
20 22 42
NJCAA yes 15, only 3 foreign 15, only 3 foreign www.njcaa.org
20 21 41
COA (CALI CC) no 0 0 www.coasports.org
107 107 214

 

Sopris alumni who swam, are swimming, or have committed to swim in college:
(Please email Cristi Newton to add your child to this list)

Hannah Stinson--Lake Forest College

Kendall Vanderhoof--Kenyon College

Jessica Tuttle--US Air Force Academy

Zeb Thorson--Lake Forest College

Zachary Baker--Coast Guard

Luke Herron--Augustana College

Jack Cassidy--University of Tampa

Lily Thorsen--Lake Forest College

Keevyn Scholl--St. Louis University

Emily McDonald--Middlebury College

Sierra Grove--University of Idaho

Jackie Hynson--Indiana University Pennsylvania

Kathleen Lyon--St. Francis University

Catherine Schaffner--University of Northern Colorado

Raphael Joly--Lake Forest College







 

Last Updated: August 27, 2016