Best sports for scholarships

If you’re looking for a better chance to get a sports scholarship to college we have a list of the best chances for men and women to play their way into college from high school. It’s all about the odds.

Men’s sport category > odds of scholarship:

  • Gymnastics > 20:1
  • Fencing > 22:1
  • Ice Hockey > 36:1
  • Football > 43:1
  • Golf > 51:1
  • Skiing – alpine > 52:1
  • Rifle > 57:1
  • Basketball > 57:1
  • Baseball > 60:1
  • Soccer > 68:1
  • Swimming & diving > 69:1
  • Tennis > 79:1
  • Lacrosse > 85:1
  • Cross country > 93:1
  • Track & field > 110:1
  • Water polo > 170:1
  • Wrestling > 176:1
  • Volleyball > 177:1

Womens’s sport category > odds of scholarship:

  • Rowing > 2:1
  • Equestrian > 3:1
  • Rugby > 9:1
  • Fencing > 13:1
  • Ice hockey > 15:1
  • Golf > 24:1
  • Gymnastics > 24:1
  • Skiing > 34:1
  • Rifle > 35:1
  • Soccer > 40:1
  • Basketball > 43:1
  • Lacrosse > 46:1
  • Swimming & diving > 47:1
  • Tennis > 48:1
  • Softball > 50:1
  • Volleyball > 53:1
  • Field hockey > 55:1
  • Water Polo > 55:1
  • Cross country > 57:1
  • Track & Field > 64:1
  • Bowling > 94:1