The recruiting software will allow students to find their deserving colleges
Balancing schoolwork and athletics, Next College Student Athlete (NCSA) has been named the official recruiting partner of USA Water Polo (USAWP). In this partnership, USAWP will select up to 15 athletes to receive NCSA’s ‘All In Award.’As the world’s largest and most successful college athletic recruiting network, USAWP’s official recruiting partner NCSA will support athletes age 13 and older with educational tools and resources.John Abdou, USA Water Polo Chief High-Performance Officer, said, “At USA Water Polo we greatly value the college game and all of its participants, with that in mind we are excited to partner with NCSA. Their knowledge of the college landscape will be a great benefit to our members and their families as they navigate the exciting journey to higher education. We look forward to watching our athletes shine on the college stage both in the classroom and in the water and we thank NCSA for their support.”
NCSA shoulders athletes to reach their goals
USA Water Polo is focused to work with NCSA to support and educate the student-athletes of their sport about the college recruiting process.• Privileged athletes have the option to create a free NCSA profile when registering with USAWP and benefit the access to college recruiting resources, as well as NCSA’s robust network of college coaches.• The selected 15 athletes by USAWP can receive NCSA’s most inclusive recruiting membership at no cost by providing highly-personalized support and guidance to ensure student-athletes have the best opportunity to find them the best suitable college.• All In Award will be given to those selected deserving student-athletes who have a strong desire to continue their sport in college and demonstrate financial need.• USA Water Polo aims to integrate NCSA recruiting software, Coach Packet by NCSA, into its Olympic Development Program and Junior Olympics events.• Coaches accessed to NCSA’s team recruiting platform, Team Edition, will allow coaches to track and help guide the college recruitment process to athletes with easy-to-use software.In addition, Team Edition is proud to provide exposure to athletes and teams along with connecting users to NCSA’s database to more than 35,000 college coaches across 34 sports.Also, Coach Packet provides easy access to the latest rosters, player data, schedules, and custom
evaluation metrics by taking the historic bundles of paper handouts at recruiting events and complementing them with a dedicated universal iOS app.