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    How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    I know a 6th grader in my community that is on my sons football team. He is a legacy Hawkeye and will be a big time athlete in football. His mom is a former d1 athlete as well. Just curious as to when coaches actually start looking at kids.


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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    I would think that they would want avoid recruiting him before 3PM, so they don't interfere with his school day.



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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    When he has starrzz and offerrzz we will take a look.



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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    I would think they wouldn't even look at a kid until after puberty. Probably wouldn't start the recruiting process until the kid was a freshman (making phone calls, sending letters, etc)



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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    I think LSU just got a commit from a 7th grader. I think USC did the same thing a couple years ago.


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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    It depends on the position. QB is the first position to get looked at.



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    Re: How early is to early to start recruiting a kid?

    They rate middle school kids in Texas don't they?



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