AthleticScholarships.com Publishes Men's Golf Recruiting Guidelines For All Divisions

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AthleticScholarships.com is providing high school golfers and their parents with informative college golf recruiting guidelines that reveal what is thought to be the ideal stats for high level men's golf recruits. The guidelines were created using information supplied by golf recruits across the country, college golf team coaches and college rosters.

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AthleticScholarships.com has just published their men's golf recruiting guidelines. The recruiting guidelines provide high school student athletes and their parents with information on what college golf recruiters and coaches at all division levels believe to be the model achievements and statistics for high level, 5-star recruits. However, not every stat needs to be met for a student athlete to generate interest from colleges.

As the numbers for sport participation show competition is high, especially at the NAIA level. Securing a golf scholarship is even more competitive. These guidelines were created to help student athletes better understand the recruitment process and improve their odds of securing a position on a men's golf team.

The men's golf recruitment guidelines use data provided by various sources, including college golf team coaches, college rosters and golf recruits from across the country.

Division I Men's Golf Recruiting Stats for High Level Players

Division I Tier 1 Upper Level Candidate Stats

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Top Place Finish at National Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Scratch or Better
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 72 or less

Division I Tier 2 Mid to Lower Candidate Stats

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Competitor in National Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Equal to or <1
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 73 or less

Division II Men's Golf Recruiting Stats for High Level Players

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Competitor in National Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Equal to or <2
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 74 or less

Division III Men's Golf Recruiting Stats for High Level Players

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Competitor in Preferred Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Equal to or <3
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 75 or less

Division NAIA Men's Golf Recruiting Stats for High Level Players

NAIA Tier 1 Upper Level Candidate Stats

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Competitor in National Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Equal to or <2
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 74 or less

NAIA Tier 2 Mid to Lower Candidate Stats

  •     Competitor in Local and State Tournaments
  •     Competitor in Preferred Tournaments
  •     Handicap - Equal to or <3
  •     18 Hole Avg.: 75 or less

Preferred Grades for Men's Golf Recruits for All Divisions

  •     3.0 GPA
  •     ACT score of 24+ or higher
  •     SAT score of 1000+ out of a possible 1600

Number of Colleges with Men's Golf Programs

  •     Division I - 303
  •     Division II - 215
  •     Division III - 288
  •     NAIA - 181
  •     Junior Colleges - 216

Number of Men's Golf Scholarships Per School

  •     Division I - 4.5
  •     Division II - 3.6
  •     NAIA - 5
  •     NJCAA - 8

Number of Student Athletes Competing in Golf at All Levels

  •     Division I - 2,968
  •     Division II - 2,234
  •     Division III - 3,097
  •     NAIA - 1.455
  •     Junior Colleges - 1,734
  •     High School - 157,756

To get more information on men's golf recruitment and women's golf recruitment guidelines as well as athletic scholarship statistics in schools, states and divisions across the nation, please visit: AthleticScholarships.com

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AthleticScholarships.com is a leading provider of college athletic scholarship statistics and recruitment information. The organization helps student athletes identify opportunities and make connections with recruiters across the country by gathering stats on a wide variety of men's and men's sports and delivering the information in an easily searchable format that allows users to search by sport, state, division and school.

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