Athletics Presentation: College Recruiting Simplified

To the Parents of Chaparral athletes.

Chaparral High School is proud to announce that we will host Recruiting Expert Paul Putnam,  for his presentation: “College Recruiting Simplified.” The event is on Wednesday, September 12 at 6:30pm in room J600. The seminar is free to all students and their families and we encourage all athletes (9-12) to bring a parent, especially the underclassman (9-11)

Putnam will guide parents and student-athletes through the importance of establishing athletic and academic goals, setting realistic expectations and seeking opportunities at all college and division levels.

Topics covered include:

* The benefits of playing college sports
* Reading college coach communications between the lines
* When the recruiting process starts
* How to get discovered
* How coaches evaluate prospects
* How to set realistic expectations
* High school and club coaches’ roles