Mentorship

Yours in Soccer mentors and advisors have real-life experience at the college level both academically and athletically. Scholar athletes will learn about topics we believe to be crucial in the pursuit of college placement. These topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Building relationships with high school guidance counselors, teachers and program advisors early on
  • Being one's own advocate
  • An understanding of NCAA academic guidelines and rules/requirements of athletic eligibility
  • An introduction to the academic standards of different colleges and universities
  • Tips regarding how to identify the best college match for both academics and soccer
  • Exposure to impactful leadership and life skills for college prep
  • Advice regarding how to communicate with college coaches via email and phone
  • The importance of ACT/SAT test prep classes and practice exams
  • Guidance regarding how to apply for financial aid, Cal Grants, etc.