March 1-2: The 11u, 12u, and 13u-Elite teams traveled to the Waukegan Fieldhouse this weekend for the Bluechip "Little 10" tournament. 13u-Elite went 3-1 and placed 2nd place, losing to the Memorial Park Wildcats in the Gold division championship. The 12u boys went 3-1 and earned 2nd place losing to Caron Bulter Elite in the silver Championship game. 11u had a tough weekend and looks to bounce back next weekend in Peoria.
March 8-9: The 12u boys won 2nd place in the Gold division of the P.A.E. Shaun Livingston Tourney this weekend. The 11u boys made it to the final Four of the Gold division, they lost a overtime thriller to the Bloomington Gators. The 13u Elite boys made it to the final four of the Platinum division with a great win against the IL Bears.
March 15-16: The 11u, 12u, and 13u Elite Boys traveled to St. Louis over the weekend for Arch Madness hosted by United Hoops of America. Each team battled hard and came away with 2nd place! Great showing down in STL. boys!
March 22: 13u-Red tips off their season in W. Lafayette, IN for a one day shootout at Bluechip basketball. The boys played hard but did not well. They could have went 3-0,but ended up 0-3. Looking forward to the next tourney in Bloomington for 13u-Red
March 29-30: 17u, 15u, and 13u-Elite traveled to Merrillville, IN to the Fieldhouse to compete in the 5th Annual Chicagohoops.com Spring Tip-Off Classic. 17u tipped their travel season off vs some of the best talent in the midwest. 15u did a great job this weekend beating the Illinois Spartans, SW Jets, and they almost defeated TP (Terry Porter) Elite in some thrilling games over the weekend. 15u advanced to the Gold division (highest) and made a lot of noise. 13u-Elite did a great job as well. They narrowly lost in an exciting back and forth Gold division championship game to Scottie Pippen Elite 61-52.
April 3: Good luck to the 17u, 15u, 12u, and 11u boys April 5th in W. Lafayette, IN for a one day shootout! Looking forward to some tourney wins!
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Shaun WIlliams of the 2013 15u team (#23) was chosen to play in the 2013 annual Sonny Parker All-Star Game at Simeon HS in Chicago. Shaun is the 2nd player ever from Central IL chosen to play in this prestigious event in Chicago (the only other player was Larry Austin Jr.-Springfield Lanphier)