There has been one decision in my life that has drastically altered the course of my existence. It was a choice I thought when I first made it, I would live to regret for the rest of my life. I was sitting next to my parents some 4 odd years ago, looking down at a piece of paper that was in front of me. This piece of parchment was littered with sentences I could hardly understand or interpret at the time, but what I did comprehend were 2 very simple words, “Athletes Signature”.
Let me start this article off by saying this is not an all-encompassing list of skills you need to master in order to play college soccer. There are many different routes athletes take to play at the collegiate level. There are no perfect paths that can guarantee you a place on a distinguished soccer program.
We are living in an age where technology has permitted the most underprivileged individuals to realize dreams never once achieved before. The vast opportunities this world provides are at the disposal of every single citizen who has the ability to access an Internet connection. Just two decades ago these ambitions and aspirations which drive our human existence were once perceived as impossible.