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College Softball Coach Survey

The following questions were posed to college softball coaches. You can view their responses by clicking on " View Responses" following each individual question.  When prompted for a password, use the word "Survey" (case sensitive). 

 

This information is provided courtesy of Power Force Training.

 

 

Can a parent's attitude/actions influence a college coach's decision to recruit and/or offer a scholarship to a player?  View Responses

 

If a prospective ​recruit chooses not to play for their High School program due to lack of competition, poor coaching, etc, does it affect your opinion of the prospect?  View Responses

 

Approximately what percentage of unsolicited recruiting profiles and/or skills videos do you actually review?  View Responses

 

On a scale of 1 to 10, how important are "combine" statistics: 40 yd dash, agility shuttle run, bat speed, overhand throw, etc, in determining which players you recruit?  View Responses

 

Will you recruit a player that wears a facemask?  View Responses

 

What is the single most effective action a student-athlete can take to initiate the recruiting process with your school?  View Responses

 

In general, do you recruit for a specific position or the best athlete available?  View Responses

 

What is the single most important piece of advice you can give a player starting the recruitment process?  View Responses

 

How many years in advance to you begin to solidify your recruiting class?  View Responses

 

What are some other things a prospective student-athlete can do to grab your attention?  View Responses

 

You receive multiple requests to watch a specific player for the first time at an event. What makes you decide to watch a player for the first time?  View Responses

 

What is the one item that every prospective student-athlete should know before they begin the recruiting process?  View Responses