The Significance of International Recruiting in Rowing

By Brian Connor | October 20, 2017

It is no secret that top collegiate rowing teams like to recruit internationally. By broadening the pool of recruited athletes, teams can theoretically achieve greater roster depth, more effective internal competition, and ultimately more...

What Constitutes a Good Coach E-mail Update?

By Sparks Editorial Staff | November 1, 2016

When trying to stay on the radar of busy college coaches, a lot of recruits worry about how to reach out. It’s pretty easy to respond to an email from a coach and answer questions they’ve asked, but sending unsolicited information...

What Do I Get Out of Unofficial Visits?

By Sparks Editorial Staff | October 18, 2016

A lot of our junior clients are asking about unofficial visits. You can read my article from earlier this year giving a top-to-bottom rundown of the visits, but this interaction with a client seemed especially relevant with some holidays...