How to Get Recruited with Quincy Amarikwa and Ross LaBauex

Special Guests: Quincy Amarikwa and Ross LaBauex

Chicago Fire forward (recently traded to San Jose Earthquakes), Quincy Amarikwa, and former Colorado Rapids and Rochester Rhinos midfielder, Ross LaBauex joined us to discuss the college recruiting process. Together Quincy and Ross wrote “The Ultimate College Soccer Recruiting Blueprint” and co-founded PerfectSoccerRecruit.com, making them the perfect guests for this hangout. 

Topics of Discussion: 

1.   Their personal college recruitment stories   

2.   What worked for them during their recruiting process and what didn't

3.   How to take the correct first step in getting recruited to play college soccer  

4.   Common mistakes athletes make when entering the recruiting process

5.   Skills that were important in transitioning from high school to college

6.   Important questions to ask college coaches and much more

Read more about Quincy and Ross' story in Amplified Soccer Athlete Magazine. Click the banner to download to your mobile or tablet device.

Read more about Quincy and Ross' story in Amplified Soccer Athlete Magazine. Click the banner to download to your mobile or tablet device.

About Quincy Amarikwa

  • Univ of California, Davis
  • B.S. in Biological Science
  • NSCAA All American
  • 2008 Soccer America Goal of the Year
  • 2009 Big West Off Player of the Year
  • 2009 Big West Leading Scorer
  • 2009 NCAA Top 10 Goal Scorer
  • 2 NCAA Tournament Appearances
  • Starting MLS Forward
  • 2010 MLS Cup Champion
  • 2014 Chicago Fire Leading Scorer

ABOUT ROSS LABAUEX

  • University of Virginia
  • B.A. in Sociology
  • 4 Year Letterman
  • 2 Year Captain
  • 1 Time All-ACC
  • 2009 ACC Champion
  • 2009 NCAA National Champion
  • 3 year member of the Colorado Rapids
  • 2010 MLS Cup Champion

ABOUT PERFECT SOCCER RECRUIT

Perfect Soccer Recruits priority, is to educate parents, youth coaches and youth players on the intricacies of the college soccer recruiting process, as well as improve players overall abilities on the soccer field. They offer products and services that help make the road to getting to play soccer at the collegiate level not only attainable; but less stressful, more structured, understandable and most importantly, enjoyable. Learn more at PerfectSoccerRecruit.com