Southside Shooters Boys Basketball Club FALL TRYOUT Information

Tryouts –5pm – 8:00pm on Monday, August 29, 2016 at:

Moraine Valley Community College “G” Gymnasium
9000 West College Parkway
Palos Hills Il. 60465

  • 5:00pm-6:00pm- 3rd and 4th grade
  • 6:00pm-7:00pm- 5th and 6th grade
  • 7:00pm-8:00pm- 7th and 8th grade

We are looking for committed boys and families.

  1. All Teams will now have a playing time philosophy that states- playing time is guaranteed, but equal playing time is not guaranteed. This is to support our attempt to be more competitive, and also hopefully have kids make a priority to get to the practices on a consistent basis.
  2. Teams practice 1-2 times per week from late October till March 1st.
  3. After TRYOUTS-as soon as you are offered and do accept a spot on the roster (VIA EMAIL by Wednesday). I am please asking for a commitment form and a $350 deposit mailed to me by September 17th to hold your son’s spot. With the remainder due by December 1st.
  4. Most grades will have 2 teams- the coach’s- in consultation with me, will decide on the practice/game/tournament/ league schedule-
  5. Fees 40+ game schedule- $650 fee plus $75 uniform fee=$725.

About Our Teams

  • Southside Shooters are a local/travel basketball club which strives to improve the skills and competitiveness in ALL players on our teams.
  • Each team member will receive guaranteed playing time. (Equal playing time is not guaranteed.)
  • One practice a week (minimum) with one local league game a week, plus tournaments on most weekends (locally).
  • There are 40+ games scheduled between November 1st and March 1st
  • 10-11 players will be selected for each of our teams (4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade).
  • If we have enough players for two teams of 10 at any grade level, we will field 2 teams.
  • Players can also play for their school teams and Shooters.
  • Entire season cost for a team of 40+ games is $650, plus a $75 uniform fee= $725.

If you have any questions please contact Coach Finn at 708.508.0170 or at

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