5th Grade Girls




The Central Illinois Predators will be holding basketball tryouts for their Girls’ 5th Grade Club Team from 6:00 – 7:30 PM on Monday March 14 and Wednesday March 16 at THE GYM of Springfield. All current 5th grade girls are invited to attend; the roster will consist of 10-12 players max.

The Predators are looking for players who are dedicated to the sport, want to sharpen their skills, and want to compete against the best players at their age level. Marne Fauser will be the coach for the upcoming season. If you have questions, Coach Fauser can be reached at 309-648-3531 or marne.fauser@gmail.com.

The Central Illinois Predators is a competitive club basketball program offered at THE GYM of Springfield. The club was established to fill a need in the Central Illinois area for talented girls and boys who want to play at the most competitive levels of basketball. It is our goal to compete with other teams vying for State, Regional and National titles. Below is the tentative schedule:

· April 16-17, Game Time Gym II Tournament, Bloomington

· May 20-22, Bethalto Tournament

· June 11, One Day Shootout, Romeoville

· June 24-26, Game Time Gym II Tournament, Bloomington

· July 1-3, MAYB Tournament St. Louis

Tournament dates and locations are subject to change.

Club Fees will be approximately $325 per player and the fee will be due as soon as the player makes the team. Actual fees will depend on the number of players on the team and the number of tournaments entered; the exact schedule will be set once the team is formed and player conflicts are known. Club fees cover coaching, practice facilities, uniform, team equipment, and tournament costs. Hotel and travel accommodations are the responsibility of the individual not the club.

All fees are non-refundable and will not be prorated. There is a Tryout Fee of $20.00 per person and the registration form is available on-line at www.predatorsbball.com, or at THE GYM of Springfield 1823 Camp Lincoln Rd. Springfield, IL 62707. The registration form and fee are due at the tryouts.