beRecruited is the nation’s No. 1 online networking destination for high school student-athletes seeking recruitment from college coaches and universities. beRecruited allows high school student athletes to build profiles of verified academic and athletic information, research information on universities from around the country, and reach out to college coaches. Registered college coaches can search a vast database of potential recruits and directly connect with these recruits. To date, beRecruited has over 1 million registered users, including at least one student in 80% of U.S. high schools, 68% of college coaches, over 25,000 high school & club coaches, and over 25,000 parents.
beRecruited was founded in 2000 by Ryan Spoon, a collegiate swimmer for Duke University, in an effort to make the recruiting process more efficient for high school athletes and NCAA coaches. First created exclusively for NCAA swimming and diving, in the summer of 2003, beRecruited now serves athletes and coaches from 31 different sports.