Inside Recruiting

American College Connection would like to congratulate one of our ACC team members, Penny Heyns for being named Chairman of the FINA Athletes Committee. Penny serves as ACC's International Director of Swimming.

By Melynda Nash

For information about Penny's services go to: an international swimmer, Penny Heyns established herself as the world’s greatest female breaststroker of the 20th Century by becoming the only woman in Olympic history to win both the 100 and 200 meter breaststroke events in Atlanta 1996, bronze in Sydney 2000 and...

Recruiting Tips for Club Coaches

By Rick Paine

At American College Connection we try to engage the club coach in the recruiting process. After all, it is their coaching that has enabled their swimmer to be fast enough to have the opportunity to swim in college. And who knows the swimmer better than their coach? All we are...


By Rick Paine

It is a great honor to get recruited by college coaches and even a greater honor to receive a scholarship offer. Less than 5% of the swimmers in the world who want to swim in college receive any kind of scholarship offer.If you are one of the fortunate ones to...