Claiming Profiles

Athletes and Parents can now claim themselves or their student-athletes profile. What does this mean? You will receive access to the Teams app, the team that you are on will be marked as a favorite and a quick link to the career profile page.

Teams app Claiming Profile

If you the coach had shared the Teams code with you, download the Teams app and log in with your MaxPreps credentials.

  1.  Pick your role screen you will select, Athlete
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  2.  Select your high school and sport. 
  3.  If you are listed in the roster you will receive a screen that asks, "Is this you?"
  4.  If that profile is you, select Yes

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  5.  The app will then say, "Linked." and you have successfully claimed your profile.

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    That's it. You have access to the app and your team is marked as your favorite team. On the website feel free to add videos and or photos to your career profile page. 
Claiming Profile as an athlete
If your coach isn't utilizing the Teams app, don't worry! You can still claim your profile on MaxPreps. Follow the steps below:

1.  Sign in to your free membership account on MaxPreps.com. 
2.  Search yourself utilizing the white search box. 

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3.  Once you find yourself, click on your name and this will redirect you to your Career profile page.

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4.  Next, to your name you will click the button that says, "This is me."

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5.  A confirmation screen will populate and you will verify the profile is yours.

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That's it. You now have your profile and your high school sports team(s) marked as your favorites. 
Follow an athlete as a Fan or Parent 
If the coach isn't utilizing the Teams app, don't worry! You can still follow your athlete's profile on MaxPreps. Follow the steps below:

1.  Sign in to your free membership account on MaxPreps.com. 
2.  Search for your athlete utilizing the white search box.

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3.  Once you find your athlete, click on your name and this will redirect you to their Career profile page. 

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4.  Next, to their name you will click the button that says, "Follow."

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5.  A confirmation screen will populate asking about your relationship to the athlete. You will either select, "I'm a fan" or "This is my child."

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That's it. You now have their profile and the high school sports team(s) marked as your favorites. 
Athlete Already Linked

The Teams app allows you to select yourself from the roster. If you are listed on the roster and attempt to claim yourself but are running into an error message, don't worry.  Claiming yourself from the roster within the Teams app:  Athletes if you are encountering an athlete already linked error message, this simply means the athlete is currently bound to someone else. If this is a mistake the support team can look into this issue and make the proper adjustments.


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