Dating a collegiate athlete is not the easiest thing in the world, but it's not impossible.
Once you learn to understand what comes along with this lifestyle, you'll be able to manage.
We try our best to make it hard for you to recognize us.
Sweatpants and gym shorts aren’t the only clothes we own, but again we usually go to class right from practice or vice versa.
We see the way you look at us when we walk past you to our seats and plop down in front of you smelling like gym shoes and dry shampoo.
We know we look bad, but there isn’t much we can do about it.
“I Have Practice” If I had a dime for every time I’ve heard this line I would call Sallie Mae and tell her I can pay my student loans in full.
Our classes already judge us for looking like bums on the first day, but we’ve been at practice since 6 AM so there really isn’t much we can do about it.I definitely wasn't prepared for this, but I wouldn't have it any other way.If you are looking to date an athlete in college, there are a few things you need to know before you jump in: Between practices, working out, games, traveling, going to class, studying, and their social life, you really won't be able to keep up.They will sleep whenever they can, even when they get to see you. Whether you want to hear it or not, you need to realize that anything related to their sport will be put first. They are in a relationship with their sport as well. You'll learn how to be patient, supportive, and independent along the way. From practice to weight room to film, they are very busy during the week.