PREP GIRLS/ sports

Girls Basketball
Traveling Team Listings
Local Area Tournaments
Players in search of teams
(ALL AGES)
 
In an effort to further support girls atheletics, PREP GIRLS/sports is pleased to offer the first web site dedicated in assisting coaches, players and tournament directors in providing information for the continued growth of girls sports. Players interested in search of a team to play on should check out the Players area of this page. Tournament directors should also see the Tournament listings area. All traveling teams (Public/Private organization programs, independent teams, School sponsored) are encouraged to fill out the Team Submission Form listed below about your team. Once posted, team managers are asked to periodically up date and revise data. Information about a team will be dated and removed after 6 months on the board.



Traveling Team Information
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Information for coaches interested in scheduling games locally or state wide. To be  included in this listing please fill out the Traveling Team Entry form below.

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River Forest Raiders
Grade Level: 3-8
Very Good

Profile: River Forest Raiders were 2000 AAU 10u Champs and 2nd place 11u.In 2001 raiders 10u and 11u won State and 13u team came in 2nd pl.
Coach: Mike Ciancio
Community: River Forest and surrounding suburbs
Location: Chicago NW suburbs
Phone: 773 745-1091
Fax: 773-637-8909
Email Address: mciancio@mgci.com
Mailing Address: 1837 N nordica
City: Chicago
State: Il
Zip: 60707

Best time to contact: After 2pm
Chicago Metro, North/North West


Fire
Grade Level: 5
Very Good

Profile: Our team is fundamentally strong and won all five tournaments entered last year. Looking for challenging competition.
Coach Bruce Egolf
Community Springfield
Location: Central Illinois
Phone: 217-529-2034
Fax: 217-585-4102
Email Address: bsese@netzero.net
Mailing Address: 8021 Wilson Terrace
City: Springfield
State: IL
Zip: 62707

Best time to contact: after 7:00 pm


River Forest Raiders
Very Good

Profile: 10u team took 1st place in the 2000 Illinois AAU 11u team took 2nd pl
Coach: Mike Ciancio
Community: River Forest
Location: Chicago western and northwestern
Phone: 773 745-1091
Fax: 773 637-8909
Email Address: mciancio@mgci.com
Mailing Address: 1837N Nordica
City: Chicago
State: Ill
Zip: 60707

Best time to contact: after 2pm
Will Play: Anywhere

River Forest Raiders
Grade Level: 3 - 7
Beginning

Profile: River Forest Raiders is open girls 9-13 years old3-7th grade. Registration for the 12 week club will be Feb 6th 2-4pm at Trinity HS 7600 W Division,in the school cafeteria. Players will need a copy of their birth certificate,a parent to sign the waiver forms and a check for $75.

Coach: Mike Ciancio
Community: River Forest,Elmwood Park,Oak Park,NW Chicago
Location: River Forest,Ill
Phone: 773 745-1091
Fax: 773 637-8909
Email Address: ciancio@ameritech.net
Mailing Address: 1837 n Nordica
City: Chi
State: Ill
Zip: 60707

Best time to contact: after 5pm
Will Play: Chicago Metro, North/North West

posted 1/22/00


Grayslake Feeder Team
Grade Level: 8
Very Good

Profile: The programs is runned by Grayslake Park District. It is a very experienced 8th grade team. With very well taught fundamentals

Coach: Michael Faden
Community: Grayslake
Location: Lake County
Phone: 847 223-1828
Fax: 847 548-0254
Email Address: fadenm@ameritech.net
Mailing Address: 161 Wellington Ct.
City: Grayslake
State: IL
Zip: 60030

Best time to contact: Evening
Will Play: North/North West, North Central

posted 11/26/99


WARSAW
Grade Level: 7
Very Good

Profile: VERY FUNDAMENTALLY STRONG AND PAST 4 YEARS RECORD IS 225-20.

Coach: ALLEN BROWNLEE
Community: WARSAW IL
Phone: 1-217-256-3347
Email Address: brownle5@accessus.net
Mailing Address: 615 Crawford
City: Warsaw
State: IL
Zip: 62379

Best time to contact: Late Evening

posted 10/30/99


BADA BING
Grade Level: 3-7
Very Good

Profile: BADA BING IS A GIRLS HIGHLY COMPETITIVE TEAM.THESE ARE THE TOP PLAYERS FROM THE NW CHICAGO AREA .ONLY THE TOP ATHELETHES ARE SELECTED FOR THIS TEAM

Coach: TONY SOPRANO
Community: NW CHICAGO
Location: CHICAGO AREA
Phone: 773 637-8909
Fax: 773 637-8909
Email Address: SOPRANO@AMERITECH.NET
Mailing Address: 321 N LASALLE
CHICAGO, ILL 60600

Best time to contact: AFTER 5PM
Will Play: Anywhere

posted 7/23/99


Chicago Power
7 on
Very Good

Profile: We have played alot of basketball this year. We won our regional at the 13u aau. Girls are from the chicagoland area.

Coach: Mike Ciancio
Community/Location: Chicago
Phone: 1 773-745-1091
Mailing Address: 1837 n.nordica - Chicago, Ill
Best time to contact: After 5

posted 5/17/99


Lady Huskies
Grade 8
Very Good

Profile: WE HAVE LOST 1 GAME IN LEAGUE PLAY IN 2 YEARS, PLAYED IN TOURNAMENT LAST SUMMER AND MAINLY NAYB FINISHED 26-6 VS CLUB TEAMS

Coach: DUGGAN FLOYD
Community: ROCKFORD IL 61115
Location: NORTHERN IL
Phone: HM: 815.633.7969 WK: 815.637.7772 Fax: 815.282.5529
Email Address: DFloyd@HughesTech.net
Mailing Address: 692 HOLLYBROOK DR
City: ROCKFORD
State: IL
Zip: 61115
Best time to contact: ANY TIME
Chicago Metro, North/North West, North Central

posted 4/1/99


Athens Lady Braves
Grade 7/8

Our team is looking for summer games or preferably a summer league to play in.

Coach: Chip Jamerson
Community: Athens
Location: North of Springfield
Phone: 217-787-3711
Email: jamerson@fgi.net
Mailing Address: #1 Braves Ln., Cantrall, IL 62702

Will Play: North Central, South Central

Posted 2/19/99


Highland (Indiana) Heat Travel Teams
TWO GIRL'S TEAMS
Grade 5/6
Grade 7/8

Rick Volbrecht
Travel Team Director
9221 Parkway Dr, Highland, IN 46322-2330

FAX & Answering Machine 219-923-4048
Pager 219-751-1455
IF CALLING mon-fri, ONLY CALL CST 10:05--11:25 AM or AFTER 2:50 PM
E-Mail rickhighla@aol.com

Posted 1/6/99


Rising Stars Basketball Club
Grade Level +5 , Grade Level +6 , Grade Level +7, Grade Level +8, Grade Level +9, Grade Level +10, Grade Level +11
Very Good to Good

Profile: High level basketball training club located in the north and north west suburbs of chicago. girls and boys team looking for game play.

Coach: Larry Miner + Michael Weinstein
Community&Location: northern suburbs of Chicago
Phone: 847/498-6646 or 847/223-7101
Email Address: joygame@aol.com
Mailing Address: 601 N. Skokie Blvd Suite l-2
Northbrook IL 60062
Chicago+Metro North, FNorth West & North Central


Lady Knights
Grade Level: 8
Very Good

Profile: This team has played together for 4 years and would like to find a tournament in the Central Illinois, Chicago area.

Coach: Debbie Bayne
Community: Southern Illinois
Location: Troy, IL
Phone: 618-650-3785
Fax: 618-650-5099
Email Address : dbayne@siue.edu
Mailing Address: 95 Sugar Mill
City: Troy
State: IL
Zip: 62294
Best time to contact: During the day.
Will Play: Anywhere
 


Jacobs Lady Eagles
Grade Level: 7
Grade Level: 8

Profile: The Lady Eagles is a feeder program for Jacobs High School in Algonquin (located between Crystal Lake and Elgin - 50 miles west of Chicago). We have both a 7th and 8th grade team. Looking for games starting in December 98 thru May 99. Please call or E-mail.

Coach: Phil Tarrant
Community: Algonquin
Location: Northwest
Phone: 847-428-3406
Email Address: coachbball@email.com
Mailing Address: 633 Pauline Ct.
City: Gilberts
State: IL
Zip: 60136
Best time to contact: After 6pm
Will travel: Chicago Metro, North/North West
 


Lady Lions
Grade Level: 7 & 8
Profile: We are a mixed team with mostly 7th graders. We are a team that wants to improve our skills
and play ball!
Coach: Andrea J.
Community: Round Lake
Location: Northern Illinois
Phone: 847-546-0073
Email Address: peanutgrl2@aol.com
Mailing Address: 24453 W. Tyler Av.
Round Lake, IL 60073
Best time to contact: 7pm
Will Play: Illinois - North/North West

The Lady Lions are a new team of 7th & 8th grade girls. It is a member of NAYB, and will be participating in the 98 summer tournaments. We will take on any games just for fun too! We look forward to seeing you on the court!!
 


Leroy High School J.V.
Need Games 98/99 !

LeRoy High School - LeRoy IL is looking for j.v. girls basketball games and tournaments for 98-99. Also freshman games, will travel. Need games for 99-2000, j.v. varsity. Open to look at all, will respond. Girls Basketball RULES.....

Phil Bossingham
pbossing@leroy2.k12.il.us
 


SW Chicago Metro Team
Grade Level: 7
Level of play: Average
Profile: Second year team players from Bolingbrook, Woodridge and
Naperville
Coach: Ron Stowe
505 N. Pinecrest Road Bolingbrook, IL 60440-2139
Phone: (630) 972-9337
Fax: (630) 972-4250
Best time to call: After 6:00pm


Mid Illini Dream Team
Grade Level: 10
Level of Play: Very Good
Profile: 2nd year of team.  Girls come from all over Central Illinois
including Bloomington-Normal, Lincoln, Mahomet, Warrensburg, Rushville
2nd year of the team.
Coach: Darrell Oller
245 Heritage
Lincoln, IL 62656
217/732-6868
Best time to contact: After 5:00
Will play: Anywhere



Local Area Tournament  Information
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For those running tournaments, email information about you're tournament or tournaments your aware of and we'll post them. When possible give us the contact person, phone and email address.

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Looking for Tournaments

Debbie - bayne@siue.edu


5th Grade Team Looking for Tournaments

Looking for tournaments for 5th grade girls team in the western suburbs of Chicago, DuPage or Kane County. Willing to travel somewhat.

Contact: petar.kovacevich@pmpconsulting.com


Coaches,

We offer over 40 tournaments in 8 states during summer months. If you would like to be on our mailing list please leave a name, address, and number. Our largest tournament of the year is June 4-6, 1999 in Newton, KS. 330 teams from 16 states participated last year. All tournaments have a min 5 game guarantee. Lots of games, good competition, and excellent facilities.

For more information call 316-284-0354 or visit our website at http://www2.southwind.net/~busy.

Hope to hear from you.

Greg Raleigh
Mid America Youth Basketball

Posted 1/6/99



Players Looking for Team
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Players looking for a team should email PREP GIRLS/sports, with the contact person, phone and email address.
For those coaches looking for a player to add to your team, email PREP GIRLS/sports with conatact information.
Only appropriate information will be posted. Information on how to contact a player will be maintained by PREP GIRLS/sports. Contact requests by coaches will be forwarded to the players.

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I am looking for a traveling basketball team to be on, I am a freshmen and live in the Chicago area. If you have any information on any teams please e-mail me back.

Jackie -Jackie012087@aol.com


I AM A 7TH GRADER WHO LOVE TO PLAY BASKETBALL BUT I'AM ABLE TO FIND A TEAM TO PLAY ON.. I LIVE IN THE WESTERN SUBURBS OF CHICAGO..

AMBER BASSETT -j.r.bassett@home.com


Asia Agers

We'll i'm 14 years old and I absolutely love basketball.I have been playing on and off about 7 years now when I was in 6 grade I was the backbone of the team i'm all about team work.I have been searching all over, but could not find an ad I liked until now.I would like to enhance my skills.I'm looking to play somewhere in the englewood area(southside of Chicago) WILLING TO TRAVEL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


I'm looking for some good summer basketball camps for my daughter. She is 14 and will be entering 9th grade in the fall. She has been playing as a starter on her grade school and junior high teams for the last four years, and would like to improve her skills before high school. I'm interested in either commuter or residential camps. We live in Rock Falls, IL.


I'm a 6th grader with very good basketball skills who thrives on team play.I'm looking to play anywhere in Central IL, area.I'm Point Guard I'm an all around shooter I'm good on defense.I was a regional champion in a hoop shoot contest I made 21 out of 25.I'm very competitive and I'm looking for competition to make me a better player.

Ashley Cooper -bbkid20@yahoo.com


Have been playing and attending camps for 4 years. Excellent skills. Willing to travel.

Kristen Drage -KDrage@siu.edu


I am a fifth grader and have been playing park district for 3 years. I have been competive in this league and would like to improve my basketball skills by joining a traveling team. I'm from DeKalb, IL.

Kelsey Pate stephenp@tbcnet.com


Ashley Brownlee
I am a 7th grader I'am looking for a team to play for I also have a twin sister that would like to play please contact me you won't be sorry I forgot to say a basketball team .

Interested Teams/Coaches, contact PrepGirls/sports with information about your team with contact person and phone/email address.


Healy Thompson
I'm a highschool senior and I'm looking for a basketball team to play on this summer. I live in Chicago. I'm 6'1 and can play either a 4 or a 5. I'm a four year varsity player who is intense, aggressive, dedicated, and talented.


Lisa Bukowski (2/13/99)
I am looking for a team to play on in the off season. I am a sophomore with varsity experiance. I live in Crystal Lake. I am 5'7" and can play 2-4 position.


I need to find a traveling or AAU team in Illinois for my 15 year old. She's 6' and starting center for her freshman team. Thanks. (suburban Chicago area) Willing to travel.


Debbie Lulay
Was wondering if there is any Traveling Teams for Basketball in the Springfield or Central Illinois Area for a 14 year old girl to join?


Monique Johnson
Looking for a traveling AAU team for a 12-year-old girl preferably in the southwest suburbs or far southside of Chicago. Please help.

Note: Teams that would like to contact Monique should e-mail us: mtg1@ix.netcom.com
 


 Traveling Team Listing Entry Form
PREP GIRLS/sports ---
Coaches or Team Managers interested in listing their Traveling Team should fill out and submit the information
below for posting. All team information is dated and is removed approximately 6 months from date of posting.
Submit frequently to keep your team availability up to date.

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TEAM
Team Name:
Grade Level: 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12
Team Expertise: Very Good (Team has played more than 25 games)
Good (Team has played 15-20 games)
Intermediate (Team has played 10-15 games)
Beginning (Team has played less than 10 games)
Profile: (provide a brief background about year team and program)

CONTACT
Coach:
Community:
Located: (section of Illinois)

Phone:
Fax:
Email Address:

Mailing Address:
City: State:
Zip Code:
Best time to contact:

TRAVEL & SCHEDULE PREFERENCE
Check the areas of Illinois where your team would be willing to schedule and play games.
Chicago Metro
North/North West
North Central
South Central
South
Anywhere

* Special thanks to Dave Johnson from Galesburg for suggesting having a Independent Traveling Teams master list for Illinois coaches to tap into and use for scheduling games and introducing their team to new competition.


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