The Illinois Rockets has been the premier youth travel basketball club in the Naperville area and Chicago’s western suburbs since 2000.  Our coaches emphasize quality skill development and prepare our players for the next level!


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If you have any additional questions about the program:

Boys Program
Marty Kuta 
mkuta@ilrockets.com

Girls Program
Ted Gradel
tgradel@ilrockets.com 

 
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Mike Jopes
mjopes@ilrockets.com

 
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Bob Bray 
bbray@ilrockets.com

 

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Mike Bumpus
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BREAKING NEWS

“Rocket’s Nation is saddened to hear about the passing of one of our former players Matt Skowronski. Matt, recently completed his sophomore year at Naperville Central and figured to be a contributing member of the varsity basketball team next season. Matt was born with a heart defect. Please keep Matt and his family in your prayers. --- Dean Antony, Illinois Rocket’s Past President”

 


2015/16 Travel Season Tryout Information

REGISTER ONLINE TODAY! 

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged to expedite your tryout check in process on the day of tryouts. There is a $25.00 tryout fee.  If you have an online account, please "CLICK HERE" to log-in to your family account.
 
If you do not have an online account, you will need to create one prior to registering: “CLICK HERE”, choose the 'Create a New Account' option and follow the prompts.

∆ DATES: SUNDAY 8/16/15 & CALLBACKS ON SUNDAY 8/23/15
∆ LOCATION: SUPREME COURTS, 888 FRONTENAC STREET, AURORA, IL 60504
∆ TIMES: 

SUNDAY, 8/16/15   
» BOYS 3RD & 4TH GRADE – 12:00 TO 1:30 PM   
» GIRLS 4TH & 5TH GRADE – 12:00 TO 1:30 PM   
» BOYS 5TH & 7TH GRADE – 1:30 TO 3:00 PM   
» GIRLS 6TH & 7TH GRADE – 1:30 TO 3:00 PM   
» BOYS 6TH & 8TH GRADE – 3:00 TO 4:30 PM   
» GIRLS 8TH GRADE – 3:00 TO 4:30   

SUNDAY, 8/23/15 (CALLBACKS)   
» BOYS 3RD & 4TH GRADE – 9:00 TO 10:30 AM   
» GIRLS 4TH & 5TH GRADE – 9:00 TO 10:30 AM   
» BOYS 5TH & 7TH GRADE – 10:30 AM TO 12:00 PM   
» GIRLS 6TH & 7TH GRADE – 10:30 AM TO 12:00 PM   
» BOYS 6TH & 8TH GRADE – 12:00 TO 1:30 PM   
» GIRLS 8TH GRADE – 12:00 TO 1:30 PM

Questions? Contact Bob Bray, bbray@ilrockets.com 

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MORE NEWS


Rockets Girls Teams Have Strong Showing at Nike Nationals


Chicago, IL--The Nike National Invitational took place July 10-12 at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago, and the Illinois Rockets teams all showed well in this premier July exposure event.  Over 570 teams from all over North America competed in the tournament, which was attended by 717 college coaches.  Our top 17U team coached by Drew Ondik went 4-1 in pool play, and our 17 White team coached by Kelsey Stone went 3-2.  For the first time ever two Illinois Rockets teams won their pools, with Cass Rufus’ and Mark Hotwagner’s teams both going 5-0 in pool play.  Coach Hotwagner’s team won the Championship game of their division, defeating the Purple Aces of Green Bay 55-40 to complete the event a perfect 6-0.  Our younger two HS teams coached by Catherine Tanck and Nicolette Rini also enjoyed the excitement and competition of the weekend.

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