Former Student-Athlete

How I scored my job in technology sales

Former Portland State basketball player Lariel Powell built a network of connections to land a spot in a competitive field.

Lesson learned in first collegiate practice propels wrestling coach’s career

Former Manchester wrestler Kevin Lake learned the importance of giving back during his first collegiate practice.

From across the world, UCF alum stays connected through service

Eager to stay involved in the program that helped shape her professional life, Shelly Frick became the first UCF alum to participate in the Knights Without Borders service learning program.

What my sport taught me: ESPY Award winner and wrestling champion Anthony Robles

Despite being born with only one leg, Anthony Robles reached the pinnacle of college wrestling and become a national champion for Arizona State in 2011. He now gives back to the sport as a motivational speaker and an analyst for ESPN and the Pac-12 Network.

Stephanie Ferri-Lewis
Stephanie Ferri-Lewis: 3 attributes learned from college sports

Emergency room doctor Stephanie Ferri-Lewis describes three transferable skills gained as a student-athlete at Pfeiffer.

Jeff Woods: 5 tips for a winning workforce transition

Jeff Woods knows what it takes to grow and develop champions in competition and in the workforce. Woods, a former University of Rhode Island track and field athlete, leveraged his college sports experiences to fuel a successful corporate and higher education career.

Florent Groberg: Committed to serve

Former Maryland distance runner put his life on the line to protect others when he was deployed in Afghanistan.

Careers

The NCAA After the Game Career Center is designed to connect companies seeking to recruit entry-level, mid-career and executive former student-athletes, across diverse professions, industries and locations. Former college athletes are...

Nichole Mann
Nicole Mann: Sky is not the limit

Former Navy soccer team captain Nicole Mann suits up for a new team as NASA astronaut training for space.

Susan Robinson Fruchtl
Susan Robinson Fruchtl: Coaching the future

Former Penn State women’s basketball player, now administrator, guides student-athletes as they pursue their dreams.

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