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THE WCHS COLLEGE-BOUND STUDENT-ATHLETE TOOLKIT School Year 2020-21

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WEST CABARRUS STUDENT-ATHLETE ADVISORS

Philip Furr (WCHS Athletic Director), Aaron Roach (WCHS Guidance Counselor), Demetrius Marlowe (WCHS Head Soccer Coach and Student-Athlete Academic Advisor)

WHY WE'RE HERE

WE CAN:

WE CANNOT:

  • Guarantee you an athletic scholarship.
  • Put in the necessary work for you in the classroom, weightroom or on the practice field.
  • Control your intangibles.
  • Erase your social media footprint.

THE FACTS

THE STATISTICS

THE NUTS & BOLTS

NCAA DIVISION 1 SCHOLARSHIP LIMITS

  • Football, M/W Basketball, W Volleyball, W Tennis and W Gymnastics are only allowed to offer full scholarships. (Head Count Sport)
  • All other sports can divide their allotted scholarships by whatever amount, or percentage, the coach desires. (Equivalency Sports)
  • Baseball is not allowed to give athletic scholarships below 25%.

NCAA INITIAL ELIGIBILITY BASICS

DIVISION 1

Division 1 Academic Requirements
  • Final official transcript with proof of graduation
  • Official transcripts from ALL high schools attended
  • Test scores
  • No open academic tasks
  • Be on a Division I school’s institutional request list (IRL)
Division 1 Testing Requirements

DIVISION 2

Division 2 Academic Requirements
  • Final official transcript with proof of graduation
  • Official transcripts from ALL high schools attended
  • Test scores
  • No open academic tasks
  • Be on a Division II school’s institutional request list (IRL)
Division 2 Testing Requirements

DIVISION 3

  • Meet the college's admission standards.

NAIA ELIGIBILITY

  • High school graduation, plus two out of three of these requirements: Minimum HS GPA of 2.0, Graduate in the top half of your class, Achieve the NAIA minimum test scores (18 composite ACT, 970 on the SAT)
  • NAIA schools DO OFFER athletic scholarships.

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

  • No previous full-time college enrollment.
  • Must graduate high school
  • JuCo’s DO OFFER athletic scholarships.
  • Eligibility varies by sport.

CONTACT US

  • philip.furr@cabarrus.k12.nc.us
  • aaron.roach@cabarrus.k12.nc.us
  • demetrius.marlowe@cabarrus.k12.nc.us
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Philip Furr
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