THE STUDENT-ATHLETE'S COLLEGE RECRUITMENT GUIDE
By Ashley B. Benjamin, Michael Cauthen, and Patrick Donnelly. This in-depth resource examines the many aspects of the college athletic recruitment process, including what to look for when choosing a program that best fits a student's abilities and needs (both athletically and academically), scholarship negotiation, unsafe practices, gender and racial issues, and more. Expert interviews with top coaches reveal what they believe student athletes need to "make it" and how to avoid the common pitfalls that can hinder a student-athlete's performance. Grades 9–12. Index. Ferguson. 280 pages. ©2009.