Creating a highlight reel can be daunting, but we are here to make the process easier. As long as you have high-quality game footage, we can help you create a highlight video or skills video!
As the recruiting process gets competitive, having a highlight reel for coaches will help you stand out over other student-athletes. It has become essential to have a college recruiting video for college coaches to see.
How to Build a Highlight Reel on a PC
While there are many video editing softwares out there which can help you build a highlight video, many of them cost money. However, there are free editing softwares that will get the job done. For PC users, Windows Movie Maker can be downloaded for free if it isn’t already installed on your computer. Simply click here and follow the instructions to download the application.
Check out the video tutorial below to see how to get it done.
We have also supplied a basic background template for you to use for your title card information. Simply click here to download them straight to your computer.
If you are looking to save time and have a professional, quality video made, we can absolutely help you with that. Just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our Customer Success Specialists will be in touch with you ASAP.
Having a lot of video can sometimes be difficult in picking out your best plays. If you have questions about what to put in a highlight reel, click here to watch a recap of our webinar on the do’s and don’ts of building a highlight reel.
Using Footage on Your Profile
If you would like to include footage that is already uploaded to your profile, first you must download that footage to your device. You can do this by navigating to your video library and clicking the blue gear icon in the bottom left corner of the video you would like to use.
Please note that event film enabled through the IWLCARecruits film package is not available for direct download. If you would like a highlight reel made with this footage, you can redeem the professional highlight reel credit included in your membership by following the steps outlined in this article.
Using the SportsRecruits Highlight Editor Tool
With your SportsRecruits membership you have access to our Highlight Editor Tool. This tool allows student-athletes to easily build their own highlight reel or skills video right on their SportsRecruits profile. After building your highlight reel or skills video you can then publish the video for college coaches to watch. To learn more about this tool check out our help article, “How to Use the Highlight Reel Editor Tool”.
What is SportsRecruits?
SportsRecruits is a platform that empowers student-athletes in the college recruiting process.
With SportsRecruits, you are automatically notified when a college coach looks at your profile, views your video, or downloads your transcripts! Click here to learn more about receiving instant text message and email notifications.
If you don’t know where to start in the college athletic process, SportsRecruits is here to help! Sign up for a free profile today here.