Tag Archives: college scholarship


Why acupuncture? – Guest Blog by Karen Anderson BSc Nursing, RGN, BMAS Acupuncture

Why acupuncture? That’s the question I get asked all the time. Well why not?!! I’m a Registered General Nurse with 25+ years’ experience working in all areas of the NHS including research and the thing I have noticed it that we use too many drugs. Not recreational…that’s another story! We take drugs for pain, for sleeping, for […]


Get more distance with technique and workout!

Check out this golf info graphic courtesy of SKLZ. With good technique and gym workouts, you’ll be increasing distance onto your drives in no time! Did you know that FirstPointUSA have helped many golfers (including Danny Willett) obtain golf scholarships in the USA? If you’d like to apply for a scholarship then get in touch […]

Lewis University Soccer Match

Why everyone should consider studying in the USA

George James Thomson is currently working as a Digital Media Consultant at FirstPointUSA after graduating with a BA/BS Sports Management Degree from Lewis University. Here are his views on why everyone should consider studying in the USA… All students should get the opportunity to study abroad because it opens the eyes of students when they […]

Ashleigh’s Video Blog – Women’s World Cup!

  Check out Ashleigh video blog! This week’s topic is the Women’s World Cup in Canada. Who are the players to look out for and who studied where in the USA?       If you’d like to apply for a scholarship in soccer then get in touch with FirstPointUSA today! We’re looking for players […]


College Soccer Players Going Pro In Spring

  College soccer teams are in the middle of the spring season and slowly trotting their way toward another campaign for a national championship. Following the end of the 2014 season, there have been quite a bit of movement from Division I programs with players exiting to the professional ranks. TopDrawerSoccer.com has compiled a list […]


Former Morton FC Striker Living The American Dream

Story from Greenock Telegraph – Former Morton FC and FirstPointUSA striker Lewis Hawke is living the American dream after finishing top goalscorer and lifting silverware with the same college team where ex-Fulham star Clint Dempsey started his career. Hawke left Cappielow in February last year to join Annan Athletic for a short spell before embarking […]


Brooklyn Kerlin Interview

FPUSA soccer client Brooklyn Kerlin took some time out of her busy schedule to answer a few questions for us. You may remember Brooklyn from a previous interview, when she carried the Olympic flag at the London Olympics (see here) Brooklyn is enjoying life as a student athlete at Robert Morris University in Chicago, Illinois. […]


FirstPointUSA Soccer Showcase 2014

  The dates and venues for the 2014 FirstPointUSA soccer showcase have been announced and invites have been sent out. Places are limited and on a ‘first come first served’ basis so please get your consent forms back to us asap. This year we will have our showcase events in both London and Glasgow!   […]

Oregon Equipment All-Access

Check out the University of Oregon’s Nike equipment and the people behind the scenes that make it all happen! Get to know everything about the Oregon Equipment team, what it takes to prepare for game days, the University of Oregon’s relationship with Nike, and even find out the equipment staff’s picks for their favorite Ducks […]


Early Season Success

The initial couple of months in America are always a challenging time for our athletes as they settle into the sporting and academic demands of US college life.  It has been great to see several FirstPoint student-athletes making an immediate impact with their respective college sides and we look forward to hearing of more success […]