Jake Hirshman

Jake Hirshman is a former collegiate baseball player who earned a masters degree in sports management and one in sports sciences and recreation, both from Ohio University. He recently has worked for the Seattle Mariners and Arizona Diamondbacks, and currently works for the Arizona fall league at Major League Baseball.

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The vast majority of student-athletes dreaming of athletic stardom won’t make it to the pros. Yet, the discipline and skills they’ve developed while balancing a sport and academics make them ideally suited for satisfying careers elsewhere.

“This guidebook amplifies the paths to success that college sports provide. The broad perspectives shared throughout the book demonstrate a perfect understanding of how important it is for student-athletes to give their talents to their sport and their focus to academics.”

Mark Emmert, President, NCAA