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Athlete Interview: Academics, Size of School, and Cost Among Deciding Factors Behind Intercollegiate Athletes’ College Decisions
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Athlete Interview: Academics, Size of School, and Cost Among Deciding Factors Behind Intercollegiate Athletes’ College Decisions

By Jesse Marsh|March 16, 2023

When Carter Leahy started high school at Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bethesda, Maryland, she had never played field hockey. But she decided to give the sport...

Athlete Interview: 5 College Athletes Share Tips for Navigating the Recruiting Process 
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Athlete Interview: 5 College Athletes Share Tips for Navigating the Recruiting Process 

By Jesse Marsh|March 9, 2023

  Although former Winona State University gymnast Kate West started going on official college athletic recruiting visits for gymnastics during her first year of high school, she said she perpetually...

8 Questions With University of Tennessee Alum and Multi-Sport Athlete Maya Neal
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8 Questions With University of Tennessee Alum and Multi-Sport Athlete Maya Neal

By Chandler Frumin|March 2, 2023

Maya Neal is a former D1 SEC multi-sport athlete from the University of Tennessee. A retired soccer and track & field athlete, Neal was kind enough to give advice to...

Good Adv-ice: 10 Women’s Yale Ice Hockey Players Offer Advice to College Athletes
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Good Adv-ice: 10 Women’s Yale Ice Hockey Players Offer Advice to College Athletes

By Krista Yip-Chuck|February 24, 2023

For over 100 years, college hockey has served as a breeding ground for outstanding hockey players and individuals. There is currently an abundance of information available online about the best...

5 Recruiting Questions With PGA Golfer Fred Funk
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5 Recruiting Questions With PGA Golfer Fred Funk

By 2aDays Staff|February 23, 2023

PGA golfer Fred Funk has been a Stryker Orthopaedics brand ambassador since 2011, and is one of the most recognizable names and personalities in professional golf. Funk underwent total knee...

9 Recruiting Questions With Former Minnesota/MiLB Baseball Player Matt Fiedler
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9 Recruiting Questions With Former Minnesota/MiLB Baseball Player Matt Fiedler

By Tyler Hanson|February 16, 2023

Matt Fiedler is a former collegiate and MiLB baseball player. Before his professional career, he played for the University of Minnesota and received some high accolades including Big Ten Player...

Home is Where the Heart Is: Former ECU Softball Star Meredith Burroughs on Why Location is Everything in Recruiting
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Home is Where the Heart Is: Former ECU Softball Star Meredith Burroughs on Why Location is Everything in Recruiting

By Karlie Smith|February 9, 2023

Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. Meredith Burroughs, a 6’0 former softball player at East Carolina University was a hometown girl with big talent....

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

Pro Tennis Player Kristie Ahn’s Advice on Academics, Recruiting, and More
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Pro Tennis Player Kristie Ahn’s Advice on Academics, Recruiting, and More

By Janice Shin|January 27, 2023

Kristie Ahn, a Korean-American tennis player, has always wanted to go pro–but with a strong push for higher education from her parents, she decided to go to college and compete...

Should Baseball Players Go Pro Out of High School? Orioles Pitcher Brenan Hanifee’s Advice
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Should Baseball Players Go Pro Out of High School? Orioles Pitcher Brenan Hanifee’s Advice

By Tsung-Ying Yeh|January 26, 2023

Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. Every year in June, there will be thousands of players full of passion and love for the game...

Former Football Player & Blue Mountain State Actor Ed Marinaro Talks Cornell & Being a Dual Athlete
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Former Football Player & Blue Mountain State Actor Ed Marinaro Talks Cornell & Being a Dual Athlete

By Raphael Chierchio|January 25, 2023

Ed Marinaro is arguably the greatest football player in Ivy League history. Marinaro played college football at Cornell University, where he set over 16 NCAA records. He was the first...

Athlete Interview: A Victorious Experience With HBCU Athlete Tehya Beadles
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Athlete Interview: A Victorious Experience With HBCU Athlete Tehya Beadles

By Daesha Harper|January 19, 2023

Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. Tehya Beadles is a former soccer player who attended Alabama A&M where she was a captain from her...

Athlete Interview: SF State Soccer Player Glory Smith On Playing D1 vs D2
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Athlete Interview: SF State Soccer Player Glory Smith On Playing D1 vs D2

By Daesha Harper|January 12, 2023

 Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. Glory Smith is a former college soccer player who recently finished her last season playing at San Francisco...

Student First: How a D1 International Transfer All-American Soccer Star Learned to Prioritize Academics
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Student First: How a D1 International Transfer All-American Soccer Star Learned to Prioritize Academics

By Chloe Singer|January 5, 2023

Come back every Thursday for Athlete Interviews on college recruiting and advice. From the Netherlands to Boston College to Rice University, Mijke Roelfsema reflects back on her journey to play...

Going Pro and Navigating Recruiting With Confidence: Tips From Former Providence College and Current Pro Hockey Player Tyce Thompson
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Going Pro and Navigating Recruiting With Confidence: Tips From Former Providence College and Current Pro Hockey Player Tyce Thompson

By Nicholas Nathanson|December 15, 2022

Tyce Thompson is a center for the Utica Comets. He was selected in the 4th round of the 2019 draft, and has currently played in 9 games, registering one assist....

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