Grade 9 Seminar #1 Timeline, NCAA Guidelines, and Rules


Seminar #1 – Timeline, NCAA guidelines, and Rules (Specific to Grade 9)

  • Overview and understanding of the NCAA - DI, DII and DIII and the NAIA
  • The recruiting process timeline - what the S-A should be doing and when as a Gr. 9
  • Review the NCAA core course guidelines - be prepared for Grade 10 course selection
  • Review the 16 required core courses
  • The wrong courses can lead to being ineligible to participate in the NCAA
  • When to begin researching potential schools to find the ‘right fit’
  • How many schools should the S-A have on their list
  • Marketing process – when and how to reach out to college coaches on their list of schools
  • When to begin preparing an Athletic Portfolio and when to send it
  • When should the S-A attend U.S. college camps/clinics
  • Guidelines/rules coaches must adhere to while recruiting Grade 9’s

Date - January 11, 2018
Time - 8:00pm - 9:00pm (please note the new time)
Location - Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre
                   875 Morningside Ave
                   Toronto, ON  M1C 0C7

Cost - $40 


  1. One or both parents must attend seminar with their son/daughter. There is no charge for parents of registered Student-Athletes.
  2. Please bring material to take notes (taking pictures of presentation slides is prohibited)

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