For many young athletes who dream about playing college sports, they most likely imagine themselves playing in Division I. This dream may include them representing a university they followed their entire childhood, wearing the school colors on their uniform, all while making highlight reel plays in front of ESPN cameras. In Division I, athletes will come across the greatest competition and face off against the best talent in the nation. This means getting recruited is difficult, since the talent pool heavily outweighs the positions available.
Last year, the NCAA released statistics that the probability for high school athletes to compete in men’s or women’s Division I athletics was less than 3