College Signings

Collegiate Signing Dates for 2018–19

 

  • Monday, December 10 | 5–7 p.m. in the Media Center
  • Wednesday, February 6 | 5–7 p.m. in the Media Center
  • Wednesday, May 8 | 5–7 p.m. in the Media Center

If you have a senior athlete continuing on to compete in college, we invite the student-athlete, parents, and coaches to join us on one of the above nights to do a signing night. We will take photos of the signing to publish on our website, promote on social media, and publish in The Compass magazine. Contact Darin Keizer to choose an evening for your student, and bring an article of clothing with your college team logo. Hats and other swag items are optional!

College Signings 2017-2018

 

Isaac Velgersdyk | Tennis, University of Northwestern-St. Paul (Minn.)
Grace Schmidt | Basketball, Dordt College (IA)
Joey Veurink | Basketball, Dordt College (IA)
Grace Scott | Track & Field, Bethel University (Minn.)
Maria Streed | Cross Country and Track & Field, University of Sioux Falls (SD)
Jeb Merkle | Soccer and Track & Field, Dordt College (IA)
Micah Brands | Soccer, Dordt College (IA)
Sydney Beard | Basketball, St. Olaf (Minn.)
Xander DuMoulin | Football and Track & Field, Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.)
David Solfelt | Baseball | Wheaton College (Ill.)
Sydney Jones | Track & Field | Wheaton College (Ill.)

 

College Signings 2016-2017

 

Shelby Henke | Track & Field, University of Sioux Falls (S.D.)
Kyle Meinke | Track & Field, Northwestern University St. Paul (Minn.)
Christian Alberti | Soccer, Concordia College – Moorhead (Minn.)
Hana Vander Galien | Volleyball, Hope College (Mich.)
Trey Sandness | Basketball, Northwestern University St. Paul (Minn.)
Elizabeth Schwarz | Basketball, Bethel University (Minn.)
Graham Burke | Baseball, Olivet Nazarene University (Ill.)

Recruiting Process


Player/Parent Responsibilities:

  • Freshman Year
    Talk to school counselor about courses for NCAA
  • Sophomore Year
    Create a player profile on Recruit Spot (or other recruiting databases)
    Play multiple sports
    Interests
    Start collecting film for highlight reel to send to coaches
    Start connecting and looking at schools
  • Junior Year
    Narrow down colleges
    Register with NCAA if you are interested in DI or DII athletics
    Fill out recruiting interest forms on college sports websites
    Send highlight films to coaches
  • Senior Year
    Make sure you are staying in contact with coach
    Updating all information
    High school transcripts
    Colleges / fields of interest


Schools Responsibilities:

  • Coaches contact coaches
  • Email player profile to all Christian schools
  • General bios of each athlete