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Self Promotion Process and Information on Colleges

Sports Thread's self promotion process enables high school athletes to broadcast their information to any college sports program in the United States in four easy steps:

  • Step 1: Set up your athletic/academic profile.
  • Step 2: Create target lists of colleges you want to attend.
  • Step 3: Use Sports Thread's Email templates engine to promote yourself to an unlimited number of colleges.
  • Step 4: Use Sports Thread's recruiting rules and information to stay on track with the recruiting process. Learn about critical items at your collegiate opportunities.

Step 1: Set up your profile

Sports Thread's profile pages feature: 

  • Biography
    • Your personal statement for why a coach would want you
    • Game schedule (so coaches know where to see you play)
    • Club/high school coaches' contact information 
  • Video
    • Only Sports Thread offers unlimited video uploads
      • Compatable with YouTube and Hudl
  • Stats
    • Upload all of your game and season stats
      • Upload stats from Max Preps or any other stat reporting entity
  • Academics
    • Upload unofficial transcripts 
    • GPA
    • SAT
    • Financial Aid Status 

Step 2: Create target lists of colleges you want to attend

There are nearly 55,000 sports programs at 2,000 colleges in the U.S. 

There is a playing opportunity out there for you...
All you have to do is find it.

Sports Thread provides outreach to every program

  • Sports Thread athletes create customized mailing lists to mass broadcast themselves to any college of interest
  • There are no limits on the number of colleges you can contact with Sports Thread






(Athlete chooses from nearly 2,000 colleges on Sports Thread from the NCAA, NAIA, CCCAA and NJCAA)
(Athlete creates a customized wish list of colleges they are interested in)

Step 3: Use Sports Thread's Email Template Engine to Promote yourself to an unlimited number of colleges

Sports Thread provides Email Templates for every event in the recruiting process, letting you know exactly what to say to college coaches.

Sports Thread's Email Templates includes:
  • A "Goals" and "Tips" section to help you write the best Email possible
  • A sample Email and explanation of what each element in the Email Process accomplishes
  • A fill-in-the-blank template

Sports Thread's Email Template Engine allows you to:
  • Customize your Email to college coaches
  • Mass market your profile page and Email to hundreds of coaches nationwide in minutes







Step 4:  Use Sports Thread's recruiting rules and information to stay on track with the recruiting process. Learn about critical items at your collegiate opportunities.

Sports Thread provides a library of information for high school athletes and parents to make sure they are on track to be eligible, to understand the recruiting process, and critical information on their college opportunities:

  • Recruiting rules and information
    • Eligibility checklists (Fafsa, NCAA Clearinghouse, EFC, etc.)
    • Contact periods for college coaches by sport
    • Info on NCAA/NAIA
    • And much more
  • Information on Colleges
    • Virtual tours of college campuses
    • One-Stop-Shop information center on critical items unique to each college
    • View everything happening at college sports programs through live Twitter feeds:
      • Topics of discussion with college coaches
      • Practice/Game Updates
      • Coach Interviews
      • Insight into campus life
      • Insights and interaction with athletes in college






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