Under-recruited: How Today’s Stars Were Made

Under-Recruited: Carson Wentz

Under-Recruited: Carson Wentz

The pride of North Dakota, Carson Wentz wasn’t always viewed as the savior. In fact, he only received one college offer, as most wouldn’t give him a chance

Under-Recruited: José Altuve

Under-Recruited: José Altuve

Long before he was a world series champ, José Altuve almost didn’t make it to the pros. Overlooked by all of Venezuela, he barely made the Astros roster.

Under-Recruited: Jeremy Lin

Under-Recruited: Jeremy Lin

Don’t fit the typical size or style of the top recruits? Neither did Jeremy Lin. But that didn’t stop him from lighting the basketball world on fire.

Under-Recruited: T.Y. Hilton

Under-Recruited: T.Y. Hilton

Passed up by countless colleges, T.Y. Hilton was only given a shot by a few programs. While at FIU, he showed that your high school ranking means nothing.

Under-Recruited: Aaron Judge

Under-Recruited: Aaron Judge

Aaron Judge wasn’t always an All-Star. Coming out of high school, most of the offers he got were for football. But still, he was committed to baseball.