Fall 2018 NBU Travel Team


The Fall 2018 NBU Travel Team basketball season is here! Compete against athletes in the greater Chicagoland area + adjoining states!

2018 NBU Travel Team Season
(September 17, 2018 - December 7, 2018)

The season will run from September 17th - thru Dec 7th, 2018 and will include tournaments in the local Chicagoland area. The tryouts will be held during the NBU Skills Training Session next week (September 10 - 14, 2018), and will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday based on the schedule below. Please note your child is only required to attend one session for the try-outs, and may attend the session of choice:

Day                                           Grades                      Time
Monday        September 10th    3rd -11th Grades        6:00pm to 7:30pm
Wednesday  September 12th    3rd -11th Grades        6:00pm to 7:30pm
Friday           September 14th    3rd -11th Grades        6:00pm to 7:30pm

The tryouts will be held on the NBU courts in the gym at the CSO Sports Multiplex located at 1301 E. 47th street in Chicago.  There is plenty of parking in the lot of the CSO facility.

There is a tryout fee of $30 per child, which will be credited toward your travel team fee upon announcement of the rosters. You may make your payment of the try-out fee by clicking on the button provided below:


The travel team rosters will be announced via email by Saturday September 15, 2018. In the email you will also be provided all the pertinent information regarding the season, including the tournament schedule for the season, practice schedules, coach assignments, team fees, expectations, etc.  You will then have until Sunday September 16, 2018 to confirm or accept your child's spot on the team. The season will officially begin with team practices on Monday September 17, 2019 and will operate until December 7, 2018.

It is anticipated that the travel team fee will be approximately $750 per child and will include two travel team practices per week, unlimited attendance at the NBU Skills Training sessions, one reversible travel team uniform, and participation in a minimum of four tournaments. The season will operate from September 17 - December 8, 2018, with tournaments played on Saturday and or Sundays. All tournaments will be played in the local or greater Chicagoland area. 

If you are new to NBU and are interested in having your child tryout for a team, please click on the link below to open the registration form, complete and bring it with you on the evening you elect to attend a tryout. If you prefer, you may also elect to email it back to this address.

If you have recently or previously participated in any NBU activities, we currently have your information and there is no need to complete the form. However, if your information has changed and or requires updating, please complete and submit the form.

Please let us know if you have any questions and we look forward to seeing you in the gym!