University of Massachusetts, Amherst
June 16 – 18, 2017
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!
The ultimate showcase for your COMPLETE recruiting experience!
- Equipment: sticks, shin guards, cleats and turf shoes or sneakers, mouth guards, sunblock
- GK Equipment: kickers, leg guards, helmet, throat, chest and pelvic protector, gloves
- Overnight needs: sheets, blanket, pillow, toiletries, towel, personal items, alarm clock
- Practice clothes: t-shirts, shorts, socks, rain gear, sweatshirt, sweatpants, etc.
- Proof of medical physical done in the last year and record of appropriate vaccines
CC 2016 FULL Tuition: $650.00
CC 2016 PROGRAM ONLY Tuition: $530.00 (excludes housing- meals are included)
Please join us for a small, unique and more personal approach to showcasing and the recruitment process.
- Be coached by college coaches, and top level Club Coaches.
- All of your games and a “skills video” package are included in your fee
- Build your free “profile” & update and maintain it through your HS career
- Athlete and Parent recruiting seminars are offered throughout the weekend
- Virtual Recruiting: EVERY COLLEGE COACH in the country will have access to you College Connection games, profile, and a highlight films
COLLEGE COACHES RECRUITING
We have invited over 400 college coaches to the event and have timed the Showcase in conjunction with the RCC to increase their opportunity to recruit this region! We provide each college coach with the Coach Packet Application to ensure that each coach there has detailed & accurate information on each athlete. We will also provide the film of ALL the games to every college coach that can not attend.
COLLEGE CONNECTION COACHING STAFF
Your 2017 College Connection Coaching Staff.
This is ONLY the list of College Coaches that will be working the camp.
The updated lists of colleges ALSO attending to recruit will be posted in May!
VISITING UMASS- Amherst, MA:
RECOMMENDED! COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT, HADLEY/AMHERST: LINK FOR BOOKING/GROUP RATE!
COLLEGE CONNECTION 2017 PACKAGE INCLUDES:
- 2 nights lodging and 2 1/2 days for all meals
- Updateable Athlete Profile made available electronically to EVERY NCAA College Coach
- Tournament videos made available to EVERY NCAA College Coaches by Coach Packet
- STX Specialized reversible numbered scrimmage vest
- Coached tactical skills sessions
- Tournament play – TURF ONLY
- Athlete and Parent recruiting seminars and materials
- Under Armour bag, Under Armour CC T-shirt, CC water bottle & STX landyard
- Both pre and post event participant marketing to every NCAA D1, 2 and 3 coach in the country
- ALL GAME Video Package plus your “skills Video” included and delivered as digital downloads directly to your emaiL
Works directly with the College Connection staff to ensure proper filming of the games. All games are utilized by Coach Packet for college coaches to refer to post event and remotely during the event. All game film and skill session film will also be sent digitally to each athlete participating through their Recruit Spot profile free of charge.
Athletes also have the opportunity to request specific clips for them to create personalized highlights with First Scout if they choose to at an extra cost to produce the highlight clips.
First Scout will be the official recruiting video provider at the 2017 College Connection Showcases! In addition to filming all the games and providing the game film to all participants for FREE, they will be offering professional editing of individualized highlights for college recruiting.
Click HERE for a visual of the Video bundle benefits
All athletes in the graduation classes of 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021, who are interested in playing collegiate field hockey, are eligible to register for College Connection. CC space is limited.
College Connection (CC) is a highly competitive, uniquely personal showcase for prospective student-athletes graduating in the class of 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021.
CC integrates tactical skills and tournament competition, layered with video opportunities. The academic portion of College Connection is supported by our professionally designed, up-to-date seminars on “Recruiting and the College Selection Process” by College Connection Coaching Staff!
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Current: 8th Graders (YOG 2021), Freshman (YOG 2020) SOPHOMORES (YOG 2019), and JUNIORS (YOG 2018) are eligible to participate in College Connection.
*YOG = HS Year of Graduation
College Connection provides every participant with superior visibility to the collegiate coaching community through a variety of competition formats and video. EVERY NCAA college coaches is invited to attend our locations both in-person and virtually. “Advance Lists” of athletes, rosters, teams, profiles and schedules are delivered electronically to college coaches through our partner Coach Packet. Additional recruiting materials are made available to college coaches on site at each location.
TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
College Connection does not provide any means of transportation to and from the event for participants. We do however have a list of transport provides for you to select from if necessary. Please contact us if you have questions.
Participants are permitted to drive to College Connection. For resident participants who drive, all cars must be parked correctly and display our parking pass. Drivers will be required to give their keys to the DIRECTOR for the duration of the program. Resident participants who drive are not permitted to use their vehicles for duration of the program.