Muscogee Schools: Workshop for prospective college student athletes on Nov. 1

The Muscogee County School District will hold a workshop on preparing student athletes for college on Monday, Nov 1.

The workshop will be from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Blackmon Road Middle School. The workshop is for parents of seventh, eighth and ninth graders who participate in school sports, as well as parents of junior varsity and varsity players and all high school guidance counselors.

It will be led by Kristen Davis of Collegiate Eligibility Initiatives. Topics will include:

The importance of selecting appropriate secondary school courses

Preparing a plan to meet the initial eligibility requirements

Understanding official visits, contacts and evaluations

Knowing what college coaches look for when recruiting high school student