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Team Rose 16U, 17U Tryouts Set For This Sunday


Team Rose will conduct 16U and 17U tryouts this Sunday at the Kelly Hall YMCA in Chicago, Illinois.

Kelly Hall YMCA is located at 824 North Hamlin in Chicago, Illinois.

16U tryout times are 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

17U tryout times are 4:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.





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Ballislife Midwest: Alonzo Verge Last H.S. Game vs. Simeon

Here is video from Ballislife Midwest featuring highlights of 2017 point guard Alonzo Verge of Thornton Township High School playing his final high school game in a sectional title game loss to Chicago Simeon. Verge ranks among the top available backcourt talents in the Midwest.





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Chicago Orr Defeats Mt. Carmel 59-39 To Win Class 2A State Title

Chicago Orr defeated Mt. Carmel 59-39 to win the IHSA Class 2A state championship.

Orr jumped out to a 18-6 lead to open the game and Mt. Carmel was never able to challenge Orr from there.

Dannie Smith scored a game-high 19 points and 7 assists for Orr, with fellow junior Raekwon Drake scoring 17 points to go along with 4 blocked shots.

6’8 junior Jackson Marcotte led Mt. Carmel with 17 points.

Head coach Lou Adams joins a distinguished list of Chicago Public League coaches with a state title under his belt. The title is the first in any sport for Orr.



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