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Posted by Tom Hohenadel at May 4, 2019 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )





Very Exciting 2017 for ILLINOIS ELITE -
Alumnae Sophie Brunner goes to the WNBA &
ALL 8 Seniors Sign Letters of Intent!  

Can't wait for the 2018 Season! 














                                           ILLINOIS ELITE BASKETBALL CLUB

                                              is an AAU Basketball program

                                             for young ladies who aspire to

                                       play basketball on the collegiate level. 

                                           ILLINOIS ELITE prides itself on its

                                         highly qualified coaching staff which

                                          includes former WNBA players and

                                   many former All-American collegiate players.


                                          ILLINOIS ELITE BASKETBALL CLUB

                                    is first and foremost a teaching academy.

                                                Our practices are intense,

                                           collegiate style training with an

                                   emphasis on individual skill development.


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Jayde VanHyfte

Posted by Cheryl Dennis at Dec 29, 2017 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Coach Tom is at the State Farm Classic taking in some great basketball watching ILLINOIS ELITEs JAYDE VANHYFTE who just had 40 points (1 shy of career record) and 13 rebounds.  He took her out with 4 minutes left.  The single game scoring record is 47.  She would have had both records.  Her EXPLOSIVENESS is phenomenal!!!  Also pictured is Jayde's Mom and Dad, along with trainer Jordan Delp.

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Tenley Dowell

Posted by Cheryl Dennis at Dec 29, 2017 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Coach Tom traveled to Bloomington, Illinois to watch 2019 ILLINOIS ELITE Star TENLEY DOWELL of Morton High School compete in the challenging State Farm Classic.  Tenley led her 3 time in a row 3A State Champion Morton Potters to the Large School State Championship!! Tenley was named MVP of this legendary tournament and was the Leading Scorer.  ILLINOIS ELITE had 2 players in this tournament which had a Large School and a Small School Division.  Our 2019 TENLEY DOWELL was named Tournament MVP. 
Our 2018 Arizona State Recruit, JAYDE VANHYFTE led her 1A State Champion Annawan Bravettes to the Small School Tournament Championship.  Jayde scored 116 points and was the Tournament Leading Scorer.  She also set the Career Tournament Scoring Record with 389 points. 
Tenley and Jayde we are so Proud of each of you!!

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Liz Alsot

Posted by Cheryl Dennis at Dec 16, 2017 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Congrats to ILLINOIS ELITE LIZ ALSOT on joining the 1000th point club!  We are so proud of you!!!  We can not wait to watch your basketba career continue and grow!! You are an amazing young lady!

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Isis Fitch

Posted by Cheryl Dennis at Dec 14, 2017 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Coach Tom travelled out to Andrew High School in Tinley Park, Illinois to watch talented 2020 6'2" ILLINOIS ELITE Post ISIS FITCH play in a HOTLY CONTESTED one point game against Lincoln Way Central HS.  Isis led both teams in scoring with 15 points and added 7 rebounds.  Andrew HS Head Coach Bobby Matz told Coach Tom that Isis is having a fantastic season averaging extremely close to a Double Double every night with a 14.8 ppg scoring average AND a 9.9 rpg rebounding average!  Truly amazing numbers and we are so proud of you Isis!!  All the girls on the team love you and your sweet temperament!!  Pictured are Isis' Dad Steve who played at ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY and Isis with Coach Tom!