2017 Showcases
*Select a Showcase for More Information

Sportport (St. Louis, MO)
June 4 – 6, 2017

UMASS (Amherst, MA)
June 16 – 18, 2017

West Chester U (West Chester, PA)
June 29 – July 1, 2017

The Select Game
@Boston College (Boston, MA)
July 27, 2017


College Connection Showcases are focused on providing every participant with the principles, foundation and tools necessary to play field hockey at a collegiate level.

College Connection (CC) is the leading field hockey showcase: fully focused on helping competitive high school prospective student-athletes achieve their dreams to play at the college level.

Through excellence in programming, organization, coaching, and recruiting services, College Connection is privileged to be partners with Max FH, STX, Under Armour, Astroturf, Coach Packet, Recruit Spot and First Scout Video Productions!

College Connection is truly the only place for your complete recruiting experience.

This program will make a difference!
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OUR RECRUITING PLATFORM:

  • Current education on the recruiting process for both athletes and parents
  • Provide the ultimate exposure to every NCAA D1, D2 and D3 Collegiate Coach in the country.
  • Athlete Profiles, Showcase Footage and Schedules sent to every NCAA D1, D2, and D3 College Head Coach and Assistant Coach.
  • Additional video and highlight film packages can be provided by First Scout Video Productions for athletes’ and families interested.
  • Allow “Virtual Recruiting” for College Coaches who are unable to make the Showcases.
  • Every athlete receives ALL of their games free digitally downloadable game via Recruit Spot
  • A Skills session directed by the CC staff and that film provided free to each athlete vis Recruit Spot
  • All-Star Teams will be selected from each Showcase, allowing athletes the opportunity to be selected for The Under Armor Select Game on July 27th at Boston College.
  • Seminars with sports nutritionists and the current college athletes to enhance a well balanced view and education of the next level of play!

TUITION:
$650.00 – Overnight Camper
$530.00 – Day Camper (all meals included)

** Tuition also includes the video bundle. All game films from the showcase that the player competes in and each athlete will also be run through a Skill Combine/type session that will be filmed and provided to the player. Both the game film and skill clips can then be utilized for the players own personal use with this video bundle. Provided to them via their Recruit Spot account/profile

Click HERE for a visual of the Video bundle benefits


WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Knowledgeable NCAA Coaches and Speakers
  • A progressive, fun and positive learning environment both on and off the field
  • Professional Recruiting Seminars for athletes and parents
  • Small-sided competitive games for more touches
  • Equal playing time for all athletes
  • Athletes will be placed on teams based on their graduation class and position
  • Game video will be available for recruiting and/or personal highlights free of charge
  • Skill Combine/type session conducted for each athlete during the Showcase free of charge
  • All College Coaches have free access to each athletes profile via Coach Packet
  • Attendance from 70-80 College Coaches at each Showcase

ELIGIBLE ATHLETES?

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.

SHOWCASE DESCRIPTION
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

COLLEGIATE VISIBILITY
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.


VIRTUAL RECRUITING:

Coach Packet provides an access code to all 425 college coaches to ensure that they have the option to view all of the game footage from a remote location.  All of the filmed games are uploaded and released immediately following the showcase.

Coach Packet provides all college coaches with every players profile, contact info and film reference.  Coach Packet links any prior events with the College Connection updates and game film.


First Scout Video Productions:

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 Video if they choose to at an extra cost to produce the highlight clips.

First Scout Video 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


WHAT TO BRING TO CAMP:

If you are staying in the dorm, you are responsible for providing bed linens/towels/toiletries

  • 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

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2017 SHOWCASES


June 4-6, 2017
@Saint Louis, MO

June 16-18, 2017
@UMass- Amherst, MA

June 29-July 1, 2017
@West Chester, PA

The Under Armour Select Game
July 27, 2017
@Boston College, MA