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Athlete Feature: Emoni Bates’s Transfer Success
Transfer Success!
Athlete Feature: Emoni Bates’s Transfer Success

By Nicholas Nathanson|February 3, 2023

Emoni Bates is no stranger to attention. When he was just 15 years old in 2019, he was being touted as “The Next Lebron James.” When he came out of...

Stay on Track: 3 Tips for Track and Field Success
I Am Speed!
Stay on Track: 3 Tips for Track and Field Success

By Gabby Scott|February 2, 2023

As an athlete who has played a multitude of sports, for me, track is a unique and challenging one. For one, track is a mental sport–you must have the mental...

4 Lessons for Football Success
Touchdown Tips!
4 Lessons for Football Success

By Brandon Sires|February 2, 2023

Football is known as a sport of intensity, bravado, boldness, and character, but these qualities do not come to a football player the moment they step onto the field. Often,...

Dumb Jocks? Debunking 2 Myths About College Athletes and Academics
Brains and Brawn
Dumb Jocks? Debunking 2 Myths About College Athletes and Academics

By Gabby Scott|February 2, 2023

From the recruiting process to the final game of their athletic career, along the way, college athletes will have to debunk the myths that stigmatize them. One of the most...

Athlete Interview: Former NFL Player Jerome Bettis’s Tips For the Recruiting Process and a Healthy Lifestyle
Pro Tips!
Athlete Interview: Former NFL Player Jerome Bettis’s Tips For the Recruiting Process and a Healthy Lifestyle

By Keirsten Sires|February 2, 2023

Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. Jerome Bettis, nicknamed “The Bus,” is a former American football halfback who played for the Los Angeles Rams/St....

Daily Grind: A Day in the Life of Former Division I Softball Player Logan Wood
Grind Don't Stop!
Daily Grind: A Day in the Life of Former Division I Softball Player Logan Wood

By 2aDays Staff|February 1, 2023

A day in a NCAA Division I athlete’s life is much busier than most people would think. Former college softball player Logan Wood talked with 2aDays about her everyday routine...

The 5 Worst  NCAA Basketball Busts in the NBA–#3: Adam Morrison
Busted!
The 5 Worst  NCAA Basketball Busts in the NBA–#3: Adam Morrison

By 2aDays Staff|February 1, 2023

Sometimes, potential falls flat and nowhere is that more obvious than in Draft busts. We’re counting down the best (worst?) NBA Draft busts–last week’s bust, Michael Olowokandi, came in at...

The Top 5 SEC Quarterbacks of All-Time–#3: Fran Tarkenton
Top Three!
The Top 5 SEC Quarterbacks of All-Time–#3: Fran Tarkenton

By 2aDays Staff|February 1, 2023

We’re counting down the top 5 SEC quarterbacks in history, starting with last week’s pick, Eli Manning, coming in at #4. Here’s our #3 pick: #3 – Fran Tarkenton, Georgia...

Super Bowl Bound? 12 Recent College Grads in the Super bowl
Super Stars!
Super Bowl Bound? 12 Recent College Grads in the Super bowl

By Scott Abramson|January 31, 2023

Many college athletes look to go pro or at least dream of it. When these college athletes make it to the big leagues, they look to make an immediate impact...

Get Social: 13 College Athlete Influencers to Follow on Social Media
"Like"-able Athletes!
Get Social: 13 College Athlete Influencers to Follow on Social Media

By Daesha Harper|January 30, 2023

The life of a college athlete comes with cycles of feeling happy, sad, stressed, and every emotion in between. Sometimes the joys and struggles of college sports can only be...

4 Benefits of Being a Multi-Sport Athlete
Can't Decide?
4 Benefits of Being a Multi-Sport Athlete

By 2aDays Staff|January 30, 2023

Youth athletes these days continue to make the mistake of specializing in one sport way too early. That is why many professional athletes make it a goal to prove how...

No Pain, No Gain? Dealing with Chronic Pain as a Division I Athlete
Ouch!
No Pain, No Gain? Dealing with Chronic Pain as a Division I Athlete

By Claire O'Neil|January 27, 2023

These days, athletes grow up exceeding the recommended amount of daily training for their sport. The American Heart Association recommends that “kid’s 6-17 years old should get at least 60...

4 Key Terms To Help You Understand Athletic Scholarships
Is Your Scholarship Guaranteed?
4 Key Terms To Help You Understand Athletic Scholarships

By Katie Lever, M.A.|January 27, 2023

In a perfect world, all athletic scholarships would be guaranteed for four years (and plenty of people believe they actually are), but unfortunately, the NCAA is far from perfect. The...

Athlete Feature: The Impact of Emily Cole’s Player’s Plate and Social Media Platform
Fuel Up!
Athlete Feature: The Impact of Emily Cole’s Player’s Plate and Social Media Platform

By Caroline Kurdej|January 27, 2023

Duke University cross country and track and field athlete Emily Cole, has some impressive stats both on and off the track–she has amassed over 105K followers on Instagram, along with...

13 Questions With URI Women’s Soccer Coach Megan Jessee On How You Can Succeed in Recruiting and Beyond
academics
13 Questions With URI Women’s Soccer Coach Megan Jessee On How You Can Succeed in Recruiting and Beyond

By Jaileen Goncalves|January 26, 2023

Megan Jessee is the head coach for the University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team where she has been coaching for about six years. This is her first head coaching...

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