Breann Puchalski from University of the Redlands emphasizes that recruits should contact the coach before they visit a school they're interested. 

What Coach Puchalski Says About Getting on Campus (Full Transcript)

"Hi, my name's Breann Puchalksi and I'm from the University of Redlands, a Division III school in Southern California.

My recruiting tip for you would be, on your visits make sure you reach out to the coach you're interested in and let me know you're gonna be on campus. Preferably during the time of the season so you get to see the team dynamic and meet a few players on the team."