Bowling Recruiting and the Sparks Advantage

Sparks helps you negotiate bowling recruiting on your own terms.

Make smarter choices for academic, athletic, and personal growth.
Step up your game by working closely with researchers, educators, psychologists, and former collegiate coaches. 

Find the Right Bowling School

Bowling recruiting timelines can be confusing. They vary according to the school and the specific needs and preferences of coaches.

Try our 10-minute Recruiting Timeline Wizard to orient yourself to the bowling recruiting process. 

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Your personality and learning style can guide you toward the ideal academic match and bowling program.

Our database tool is fast and fun. It helps you narrow down school choices best-suited to your unique characteristics.

Find the Right College for Me

Happier athletes.
Happier parents.


Jump start your college career with increased direction and focus. Sparks clients enjoy:

  • Saving money and time on school visits and recruiting efforts
  • North of 90% first choice admit rates on average
  • Better four-year graduation rates
  • Direction in college and career outcomes

But don’t take our word for it. Here’s what some of our clients have to say about working with Sparks:


Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching at the collegiate level, working first in a club program, then assistant coach for two separate DI programs, before seven years as the Staley head coach of women’s rowing at Cornell University. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2015. An accomplished athlete, Hilary is also a two-time Olympian and six-time National Team member.

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Are you ready to take control of bowling recruiting and find a college that’s right for you?

 

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