Spring/Summer 2022

Glen Ellyn, IL

Free Tryouts​

AAU Teams

Boys and Girls


Ackerman Fitness Center

800 St Charles Rd 

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


March 12th (2nd-9th Grade)

2:30 PM-3:30 PM: 8th/9th
3:30 PM-4:30 PM: 6th/7th

4:30 PM-5:30 PM: 4th/5th

5:30 PM-6:30 PM: 2nd/3rd

For tryouts updates, please register below! 

Bring proper basketball attire and your own basketball to tryouts.

Season Details

Spring/Summer Season


April 4th- June 30th

*10 Tournaments

*3 Hours Practice Weekly

*$1300.00 (plus credit card fee)

Uniform, Shooting Shirt, and Bag Included


April 4th- July 31st

*Off the Month of June (High School Obligations)

*10 Tournaments

*3 Hours Practice Weekly

*$1400.00 (plus credit card fee)

Uniform, Shooting Shirt, and Bag Included


We will be hand-selecting players from the neighboring Glen Ellyn areas for all of our spring/summer teams (based out of Glen Ellyn). These teams will practice two times a week for 1.5 hours or three times a week for 1 hour at the Ackerman Sports and Fitness Center, Civic Center, or Roselle Park District.

Practices will be consisting of team concepts and fundamental skills-training. Detailed techniques will be taught and executed in preparation for tournaments. There will be a total of 32 practices and ten tournaments that all BIG 3 Basketball youth travel teams will compete in. 

All high school teams will take the month of June off for the players to focus on their school team commitments (camps, summer leagues, etc). 

If your child is selected to play on one of our teams, there will be a season fee of $1400. This fee includes a uniform.

Register for Tryouts Below


All the regional elite teams' tournaments will be played locally in the greater Chicagoland area. There may be a rare case where we play over the border in Wisconsin (Pleasant Prairie) or Indiana (Hammond) based upon division availability and strength of team. The goal is to play the best competition in the region. 


National elite teams will be required to travel out of state 1-2 times were month. They will play in three live period events, where college scouts and coaches will be in attendance. A tentative schedule with locations can be found below.


April 2022

Local Shootout Sat & Sun- April 1st/2nd

PH Indy (Live)- April 8th-10th

PH Chicago- April 15th-17th

Spring Showdown Chicago Baylor BB (Live)-April 22nd-24th

May 2022

PH Gauntlet on The Golf FL or Space City Collision Houston TX- May 13th-15th

Chicago Summer Adidas Classic- May 21st-22nd

PH St.Louis- May 27-29th

July 2022

PH Nashville- July 1st-3rd

Chicago Summer Jam Baylor BB (Live)- July 7th-10th

Indy Finals- July 15th-17th

Practice Facilities

Ackerman Sports and Fitness Center

800 St Charles Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Glenn Ellyn Civic Center

535 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


Clauss Recreational Center

555 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Roselle, IL 60172