On Episode 10 of TFP, I spoke with Doug Neagle, Head Coach of the Towson University Women’s Tennis Program. Doug talked me through the recruiting process, important rules that parents, coaches, and players must follow, and the keys to getting a scholarship to play college tennis.
You will learn about eligibility, the best way to communicate with coaches, how scholarships are given to players, and excellent resources to help you navigate your way through the complex path of college tennis recruiting and scholarships.
On this episode, you will learn:
The most common reason why players are ineligible to play college tennis
Grade and test requirements to become a student-athlete
When the recruiting process begins
Restrictions on communicating with coaches, players, and parents
The best way to communicate with your prospects
How many official visits you get and why you should use them all
Tips on how to make a recruiting video and how NOT to make them
Doug’s favorite drills he use