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Donny will put your college bound swimmer where the fit is right if you trust his many years of experience. - David Edelman

By Melynda Nash

I would like to share our appreciation of American College Connection and especially Donny Brush. Donny was very helpful from the start. We knew that Donny was a former collegiate coach with IU and is a talented coach that loves the sport of swimming. Knowing that,my wife and I felt...

Rick's help all along the way has made our daughter's college search process successful and smooth - Dale and Rebecca Carter

By Melynda Nash

We are so grateful to have found Rick Paine and ACC! Over the past 2 years, Rick has been a great source of accurate information, sage advice and enthusiastic support.  He has taken the time to get to know our daughter and our family - what is important to us,...

You made our dream a reality - Dean and Lisa Meiring

By Melynda Nash

Many thanks to you and your team.It was amazing dealing with you and it made the dream of getting Chelsea over to the USA a realityThis is a great reflection on your company Chelsea is now at UMass, she has settled in very well and is very happyHer first gala is...

ACC is interested in the athlete and the person! - Phillip & Deidre

By Melynda Nash

Within hours of signing up with Rick Paine and ACC Recruits, our swimmer received phone calls, emails, and texts from all over the country (because we were wide open!) expressing interest. The personal touch that Rick and his team provided was absolutely invaluable. It was obvious that he had a...

From the very first phone call held with Rick Paine I knew that Cassandra was in good hands - Jerry Brousseau

By Melynda Nash

Without the assistance of Rick and America College Connection our daughter would not have received the $100,000.00 scholarship that she has received and likely not completed her swimming career in the USA. When Cassandra first advised us that her intention was to attend a USA College to swim (we reside...

Without the help of Rick and ACC I would not be where I am now - Ben Skutnik

By Melynda Nash

I can honestly say that without the help of Rick and ACC I would not be where I am now. When I met Rick, I was a raw athlete from out-state Nebraska who had only been swimming for two years and had no clue how to go to the next...

None of this would have been possible with you and ACC - Hong

By Melynda Nash

Hi Rick, With all of your help, I've finally decided. I happily signed with Stanford this morning. It's always been my dream to be a Cardinal and now it's come true. However, it was hard choosing between there and Cal. I really liked the swim program at Cal. But I also...

Offered scholarships from over 40 universities

By Melynda Nash

"The services of ACC helped our family find the perfect fit for Jillian's athletic and academic wishes. We trusted Rick to help us find the best choices and we succeeded. Jillian was offered scholarships from over 40 universities and was recently voted Top Freshman athlete at the Division I university...

Richard and Carol Hain, Parents

By Melynda Nash

We sent out Karen’s profile and video to numerous colleges and did not receive any responses. With the help of ACC, Karen was contacted by more colleges than we knew what to do with, in all 55 schools from 28 states. It was a definite benefit having ACC put her...

ACC helped our second swimmer get most of her education paid for

By Melynda Nash

"We went through the recruiting process by ourselves with our first daughter and used American College Connection with our second. We were not able to secure a scholarship with our first swimmer, but ACC helped our second swimmer get most of her education paid for. We are living proof that...