The St. James

NCSL Winter 2021 College Combine presented by The St. James

NCSL Winter 2021 College Combine

The NCSL Winter Combine presented by The St. James will feature college coaches, professional athletes and leaders in business, health, wellness, performance training and medicine from across the region. The Combine will provide players with a platform to learn about the college recruiting process, participate in training led by college coaches, and showcase their skills in small-sided games.


  • *NEW* Use of Veo camera technology to record combine games; each player will receive access to download footage for their use in the college recruiting process.


In order to maximize player exposure, we have a limited number of spaces so sign up to reserve your spot now!


Boys and Girls

Current 8th graders through 12th graders for the current 2020-21 school year.



January 2, 2021

8:30AM - 1:00PM (Girls Session)

2:00PM - 6:30PM (Boys Session)


This will include strength & conditioning Combine testing with STJ specialists, on-field training and 7v7 game opportunities under the leadership of college coaches, and socially-distant panel break out discussion sessions with current and former college athletes and attending college coaches.


 $179 for athletes who are members of an NCSL youth club; $209 for athletes who play for non-NCSL member clubs


See below for schools who have been invited to attend. Please be advised that the NCAA Division I council has extended the recruiting dead period for all NCAA Division I sports through April 15, 2021. This extends the existing dead period, announced in September, that extended through January 1.




  • Men's Programs | American University, Clemson University, Christopher Newport University, Duke University, Eastern Mennonite University, Ferrum College, Georgetown University, George Mason University, George Washington University, Hampden-Sydney College, Hood College, James Madison University, Johns Hopkins University, Manhattan College, Montgomery College, Mount St. Mary's University, North Carolina Wesleyan, NOVA,  Rutgers University, Shenandoah University, Stevenson University, University of the District of Columbia, University of Mary Washington, University of Maryland, Virginia Commonwealth University, Washington & Jefferson College, Washington & Lee University, William & Mary, York College of PA


  • Women's Programs | Bridgewater College, Catholic University, Christopher Newport University, Davis & Elkins College, Eastern Mennonite University, Ferrum College, Frostburg State University, Hood College, Johns Hopkins University, Marymount University, McDaniel College, Roanoke College, Salisbury University, St. Mary's College of Maryland, Shenandoah University, Stevenson University,  University of Lynchburg, University of Mary Washington, Virginia Wesleyan College, Washington & Lee University


(Subject to Change)

  • Registration opens 30 minutes before start of session
  • (2) On-Field training sessions with college coaches
  • (2) 7v7 game opportunities with college coaches
  • (1) Strength & Conditioning testing session with STJ specialists
  • (1) Q&A session with college coaches, players and parents
  • On the days following the Combine, The St. James and NCSL will present a total of (2) Zoom meetings for participants to learn more about the college Admissions process, meet with STJ strength & conditioning experts regarding training and performance, and speak with health care professionals to discuss sports nutrition and injury prevention.

Additional Info

● Customized NCSL Winter Combine jersey with number
● Access to a 110,000 square foot, indoor, climate-controlled facility to train, play and learn 
● Small-group training led directly by college coaches
● Several small-sided games to maximize involvement and touches in front of college coaches
● Groupings based on graduation year and information packets for coaches to make player ID as efficient as possible
● Q&A panel with college coaches, admissions officers and former players to learn about the college recruiting process
● Opportunity hear from a high-profile keynote speaker at end of the combine event