Within the 10k Academy, each player is paired with a dedicated college mentor who guides them through the 4 pillars of being a student athlete. Each call is there for the player to find out what it is actually like to be a student-athlete at the college level.

what will my player gain from this?

A connection & perspective from an experienced player who has faced all of the same situations your son or daughter is currently facing.






- How did the mentor get recruited to that school?

- What was the mentors college recruitment process was like?

- What does a day in your life look like as a student athlete?

- How often do college teams train & play?

- What are college trainings like?

- What are your coaches like?

- What are your favorite & least favorite things about college sports?

- Have you ever thought about quitting or transferring?

- What gear do you get as a student athlete?

- What are the facilities like at the school?

- How is the alumni network on the team?
- How did the mentor decide what to study?

- What study & time management habits helps the mentor the most?

- What are classes like at the mentor's school?

- What are the class sizes?

- What are the professors like at that school?

- What is the school workload like at that school?

- What resources are on campus for academic help?

- What are the study spaces like on campus?

- How does the school work feel compared to high school?

- What are the advisors like at that school?
- What activities are available outside of soccer are available on campus?

- What do most kids do on their day off in college?

- What habits helped the mentor get to where they are today?

- What values helped the mentor get to where they are today?
- How many kids go to the mentors school?

- What is the social scene like at your school?

- Who does the mentor primarily hangout with while at school?

- What do kids at that school usually do on the weekends?

- What is the mentors' favorite and least favorite thing about the social scene at that school?

- What other activities or things to do are close to that school?


Apply below to expand your career and love for the game. Join and give back to the soccer community by leveraging your skills as a player by mentoring the next generation of athletes.