COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 2, 2017) – USA Volleyball has signed a multi-year agreement with Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), which now becomes the national governing body’s Official Recruiting Services Supplier through July 14, 2020.
NCSA is the largest athletic recruiting platform since being founded in 2000.
“NCSA has a long, successful track record of helping prospective collegiate athletes to realize their dreams of obtaining a quality education and securing athletic scholarships to compete in college, and in particular volleyball,” USA Volleyball Secretary General Kerry Klostermann said. “USA Volleyball looks forward to working with NCSA over the next three and assisting the next generation of potential national team athletes reach their goals.”
As the sports recruiting world has shifted, so has NCSA to make the process better for the college-bound athlete. NCSA utilizes cutting edge technology, a network of solid relations and a passionate team of experts to help over 100,000 student-athletes reach the next level.
“We are thrilled to be working with USA Volleyball,” NCSA Next College Student Athlete President Lisa Strasman said. “It’s always great to partner with an organization that shares our passion in sports and understands the lifelong benefits of being part of a team.”
NCSA not only focuses on the individual athlete’s recruiting profile, but also utilizes a network of specialists who are recruiting experts to offer the prospective college athlete advice at each step of the recruiting process. Further, NCSA offers robust tools and a resource library for families to have the latest recruiting information at their fingertips.
NCSA combines its status as an NCAA compliant recruiting network with more than 600 former college and professional athletes and coaches to deliver a highly-personalized experience that helps student-athletes get recruited and find the right college match.
For more information about NCSA, visit www.ncsasports.org
About USA Volleyball
Founded in 1928, USA Volleyball is a Colorado incorporated non-profit organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the Federation International de Volleyball (FIVB) as the National Governing Body for the disciplines of beach volleyball, indoor volleyball and sitting volleyball in the United States. USA Volleyball has over 360,000 registered members, 12,000 teams and 5,300 clubs nationwide. With an annual budget in excess of $31 million dollars, USA Volleyball supports the USA men's and women's senior national team programs for beach, indoor and sitting volleyball; youth and junior national teams, national championship events, coaching education, certification programs and grassroots development across all disciplines. USA Volleyball has a rich tradition of success as evidenced by winning an Olympic medal in every Olympic Games since 1984, four Paralympic medals since 2004 and capturing numerous World Cup, World Championship and Continental Championship titles. USA Volleyball is committed to and works toward opportunity for all to participate. It is an advocate for all Americans endeavoring to assure universal access to opportunities at all levels of the game. For more information on USA Volleyball, visit usavolleyball.org.
About Next College Student Athlete (NCSA)
NCSA is the world’s largest and most successful collegiate athletic recruiting network. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Reigning Champs (www.reigningchamps.com), NCSA’s team and more than 600 former collegiate and professional athletes leverages 17 years of exclusive data, proprietary matching algorithms, and personal relationships to connect tens of thousands of college-bound student-athletes to more than 35,000 college coaches nationwide across 31 sports every year. You can learn more about NCSA at www.ncsasports.org.