Category Archives: NJCAA

USA Conventions

United Soccer Coaches Convention & USA Rugby NDS

We are thrilled to announce that this week, FirstPoint USA will be in the States to attend both the United Soccer Coaches Convention, and the USA Rugby National Development Summit. The 2018 United Soccer Coaches Convention takes place from 17th-21st January, in Philadelphia, and the FirstPoint USA team are delighted to be attending. FirstPoint USA’s […]

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Benjamin Ansah – Committed to USC Sumter

Congratulations to FirstPoint USA client, Benjamin Ansah, who has committed to a soccer scholarship at the University of South Carolina Sumter. We recently caught up with Benjamin to hear how he found the process of obtaining his scholarship, what he is most looking forward to upon beginning his life as a student athlete at USC […]

FRC Student - Ryan Birchfield

Former Client – Ryan Birchfield

Ryan Birchfield is a former FirstPoint USA client and has just completed the second year of his soccer scholarship at Feather River College (FRC), California. Ryan hails from Ipswich and is a former pupil of Chantry High School. We recently caught up with Ryan and he gave us an update on his experiences out in […]

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What Is A “Redshirt” ?

Something at FirstPoint USA we often get asked is “what is a redshirt” when it comes to US colleges and universities. Essentially a “redshirt” is an athlete who is withdrawn from a college or universities sporting events for a year to develop their skills and extend their period of playing eligibility by a year. The […]

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Soccer Scholarships For Mohammed Mohammed & Paolo Cannonero

Both Mohammed Mohammed and Paolo Cannonero have intentions of securing Soccer Scholarships out in the States like hundreds of FirstPoint Athletes before them have. Mohammed who hails from London has dreamed of becoming a soccer player at a high level since a young age and has realised the importance of education alongside the sport he […]

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Soccer Scholarships | Aaron Dargie and Callum Flinn

It’s a warm welcome to FirstPoint USA to Aaron Dargie who is the latest athlete to embark on one of the hundreds of soccer scholarships in the States. The Falkirk native aims to thrive on the soccer field upon his arrival in the US having played for the likes of Falkirk FC and Central Boys […]

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College Sport On The Rise?

The NFL is without a doubt, the biggest of all US Sports. The whole college sport setup itself dwarfs other sports in the nation with coverage of it as in depth as we may see here in Britain with the Premier League. According to Sporting Intelligence, in 2015 the NFL’s 23 professional teams averaged over […]

Welcome To FirstPointUSA – Matthew Robertson!

1.      Where you are from?  Hyndland, Glasgow 2.      Your sporting background?  ·         Played competitive rugby for The Glasgow Academy (TGA) for 5 years to the age of 15 (captain for last 2 years) ·         Played competitive tennis for both TGA (until now) and Western Tennis Club for 5 years (until 2015) ·         Now playing competitive field hockey for TGA ·         Achieved full […]

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FirstPointUSA Client Round Up!

It’s been a great weekend for our clients in their various teams across America. He’s a round-up of how some of our players got on. Tom Sibbald – University of Midland Congratulations to Tom and his teammates for their 4-3 win over scored the winner for the University of Midland over Friends University. Tom scored […]