College Recruiting

College Recruiting

The Opportunity

 

  • Youth Beach Volleyball Exploding
  • 70+ NCAA Schools with Beach Volleyball (Will reach 100 within 3 years)
  • Up to 6 Scholarships Per Schools (Can Be Split-Up, 700+ scholarship opportunities)
  • Up to 20 Spots Per Team for a total of 1000+ NCAA Beach Volleyball Players
  • NCAA TV Coverage Often (Pac-12, SEC networks)
  • Long-Term: Education and Life Lessons

 

About College Scholarships

 

  • Maximum Number Beach Scholarships Available for Each School = 6
  • Colleges must fund the scholarships
  • Equivalency Sport Not a Headcount Sport – meaning colleges can divide the scholarships up among players

 

 

College Coach Scholarship Strategy Example

 

    1. 100% Court 1, 60-80% Court 2, 30-60% Court 3-5
    2. Split up scholarships amongst team (e.g. 12 50% scholarships)
    3. 100% to 6 players, everyone else is a walk-on

What to consider when looking at schools

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School

  • Academics
  • Location
  • “Feel”

Coach

  • Do you like them?
  • Do they like you?

Program

  • Win/Loss
  • Do they have a need?

Players

  • Do you like them?
  • Do they like you?

Scholarships

  • Do you need it?
  • Do they offer it?
  • Do they want to give to you? 

Sand Facilities

  • Some don’t have this yet
  • Number of Courts

Other

  • TV Ready?

SCHOOLS OFFERING BEACH VOLLEYBALL