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5 Keys for a Strong Transition From High School Sports to College Athlete

The jump in competition from high school sports to college sports can be stunning. To get recruited to play in college, you typically have to be on...

Why There's No Such Thing as an 'Elite' Youth Athlete

Right this second, you can go online and find a list of the top basketball recruits for the class of 2028. It consists of the "best" basketball rec...

17 Star Athletes Who Didn't Start Until Their Senior Year of High School

Bummed you're not a starter? Don't pout. Don't blame the coach. But most importantly, don't give up. Because with hard work and persev...

Playing Two Sports in the Same Season? Here's Why It's a Risky Decision

We love multi-sport athletes here at STACK. Why? The same reason college coaches prefer recruiting them—in general, multi-sport athletes tend ...

How Former Zero-Star Recruit Levi Wallace Walked on at Alabama and Built Himself Into an NFL-Caliber Cornerback

Just a few short years ago, Levi Wallace thought his football career was over. He graduated from Tucson (Arizona) High School with exactly zero sch...

A High School Athlete's Guide to Using Social Media Effectively

The social media industry is booming. Users are at an all-time high, revenue is at an all-time high and the trends are going up at a rapid pace int...

Why This 4-Star QB Chose the Ivy League Over Alabama

For many recruits, there's nothing more alluring than playing football at the University of Alabama. You know you'll play for National Championship...

Utah Signed a Freakish 6-foot-5 Australian Rugby Star With 4.5 Speed As Their New Football Recruit

College football programs will leave no stone unturned in their quest to find the next great player. Thomas Yassmin, an Australian native who recently...

Terrell Davis Had Just One Scholarship Offer After High School. Now He's in the Hall of Fame

Coming out of Lincoln High School in San Diego, California, Terrell Davis was about as unheralded a recruit as one can be. When he first joined the...

The Maniacal Work Ethic That Made Alabama's Collin Sexton a Five-Star Recruit

Collin Sexton really wasn't supposed to be here. He wasn't supposed to be averaging 21.7 points per game as a freshman. He wasn't supposed to be th...

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