Playing at the Next Level
College athletic recruiting is a complex process. To save families time and energy, we’ve put together some helpful bits of information and links to help educate and hopefully make the process more efficient and less intimidating!
We are all-- directors, coaches, parents and athletes— important to finding a pathway to whatever level of soccer a player wants to achieve. There is a place for everyone!
Timbers-Thorns Noth FC is here to help guide you in the process while players and parents take the lead in researching and communicating with schools and programs that fit your needs and wants.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Many people believe NCAA Division I athletics is the best and better than Div. II -- which is better than Div. III -- which is better than NAIA -- which is better than Junior College. Is this true?
What should I be thinking about in determining what schools are a good fit?
How should athletes and parents communicate with college coaches?
Below are links to the different associations with info regarding sports offered, eligibility standards and requirements, scholarship info, school info, conference info, and many other important bits of information.
TTNFC College Night presentation slides
Some students need assistance with academic achievement, others need clarity on career goals or guidance in the college application, selection, and on-boarding experience. Some students have learning disabilities or other underlying issues that require assistance with organization, study techniques, or academic skill building. No matter what kind of student you have, educational coaching can help and Dr. Molly Kreyssler, founder of Bloom Coaching can do that. We are excited to have Dr. Molly as a resource for TTNFC families! View Dr. Molly's College Night presentation slides
National Collegiate Athletic Association
Info on NCAA Division I, II, and III.
Info on eligibility standards for Division I, II, and II.
Also where you will have to create an account and register. Cost is $90.
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
National Junior College Athletic Association
Northwest Collegiate Athletic Association
California Community Collegiate Athletic Association
National Christian Collegiate Athletic Association
United States Collegiate Athletic Association
Association of Christian College Athletics
NCAS Sports Recruiting Guidelines