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Justice Kithcart Picks Up DePaul Offer

Class of 2016 Virginia Episcopal School (VA) standout Justice Kithcart has now added a scholarship offer from DePaul to his collection.

Kithcart, an athletic 6’1 guard, excels with his speed and quickness. Kithcart can play both on and off the basketball.

Kithcart competed on the Adidas Circuit with Team Loaded where he teamed with the likes of Sacha Killeya-Jones (Kentucky).

Pittsburgh, Old Dominion, Creighton and Virginia Tech are all among a long line of other schools that are active with Kithcart.


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Illinois Wolves 4th-8th Grade Skills Camp Set

The Illinois Wolves will host their Back 2 School Skills Camp on Saturday, September 26 at DePaul Prep in Chicago, Illinois.  The Illinois Wolves are sponsored by Under Armour.

 

Visit ILWolves.comfor more information.

 

The camp is open to ALL 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys.

 

The event will run from 9:00 am. until 4:00 p.m.

 

The fee to attend the camp is $100.

 

All participants will receive a UA reversible jersey and will be evaluated for invitation to the Illinois Wolves Fall Workout Program and selection to Illinois Wolves travel teams.

 

Click Here To Register Online For The Event



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Legends Set To Take Back The Streets

The “Legends Take Back The Streets” alumni basketball tournament is set to take place this Saturday and Sunday at Chicago Crane High School.

 

The event will bring back some of the all-time great players and programs from the Chicago area united in using basketball as means to help get back control of the streets.

 

Former UIC head coach Howard Moore (Taft), Kenny Pratt (Taft) and Jimmy Sanders (Westinghouse) are the organizers of the event.  Sonny Parker, Tim Hardaway, Jamie Brandon, Ronnie Fields and Michael Finley are among the expected headliners.

 

The event is set to tip-off on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Crane and run long into the evening with the action picking back up again on Sunday.

 

Crane is located at 2245 West Jackson in Chicago, Illinois.



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ALL IN Premier Fall League Set To Tip

The ALL IN Premier League is one of the most competitive fall leagues in the Chicagoland area, with teams and players entering from the city and the suburbs.

 

Link for ALL IN adidas HS Premier Fall Leagues: http://www.aiathletics.com/hspremierleague

 

SUNDAY ONLY adidas Premier HS FALL LEAGUE

[Top Notch Competition • Media Coverage • Flexible Scheduling • All Wood Courts • College Recruiting • Controlled Environment]

 

  • Leagues Offered: 9th/10th League (frosh/soph), 11th/12th League (varsity)

  • Players can enter with their HS team or sign up individually as a "free agent" and they will be assigned a team after evaluations

  • League Dates: Sundays, 9/13-11/1 (1 game every Sunday for 8 weeks)

  • Location: Highland Park Rec Center (which is located only .2 miles east of Route 41/Edens Expressway)

  • Team Fee: $900 (no coach) OR $1,150 (ALL IN will supply a coach)

  • Free Agent Fee: $225 (Receive $25 OFF if you register before 8/28)

LEAGUE FEATURES -

  • College RecruitingCollege coaches have been invited from D2, D3, NAIA, and junior colleges to attend the league. Many players receive recognition in fall leagues from coaches that can lead to college scholarships. (D1 coaches are restricted by NCAA rules and cannot attend fall leagues).

  • One game per week w/  two IHSA certified referees (minimum of 8 games)

  • Media coverage on www.ChicagoHoops.com & several other media outlets

  • Reversible jersey

  • Weekly recaps – updates, game summaries & stats (all posted on www.chicagohoops.com & www.aiathletics.com & others)

  • End of season awards

Players can sign up for the league with a full HS team or as a "free agent". We will honor all friendship/teammate requests for free-agent players that do not have a full team to enter into the league. Please make note of all of your requests (and any Sunday fall scheduling conflicts) when completing the registration.

 

INDIVIDUAL EVALUATIONS:

Players that sign up without a team must attend evaluations. Evaluations are held to ensure that teams formed of individual players are competitive. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are unable to attend evaluations.

Sunday, August 30th from 4:00pm-5:00pm for 9th-12th grade boys at the Highland Park Recreation Center (1207 Park Ave West, Highland Park, IL 60035)

 

ALL IN Athletics also offers Sunday only fall leagues for K-8th grade boys (and 3rd-12th grade girls).

 

More information on those leagues can be found by clicking here (and then on the appropriate tabs): http://www.aiathletics.com/fallleagues

 

Please contact Billy Welcome at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via phone at (312) 953-8058 with any questions regarding ALL IN Athletics fall programs.



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Report: LoVett Jr. Awaiting NCAA Clearance

Highly regarded incoming St. John’s freshman Marcus LoVett Jr. (Chicago Morgan Park) is still awaiting clearance through the NCAA Eligibility Center according to Zach Braziller of the New York Post.

St. John’s is especially thin at point guard with the departure of Rysheed Jordan, and are looking for LoVett to provide immediate minutes in the backcourt.

St. John’s will also be awaiting the eligibility status of newly committed 6’8 Kassoum Yakwe of Our Savior New American (NY).

LoVett is expected on campus at St. John’s late this week.


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