Summer 2019 NBU Travel Team

Greetings! We are excited to announce the NBU travel team tryouts for the 2019 Summer travel season!

The season will run from June 17 thru August 9, 2019 and will include tournaments in the local and greater Chicagoland, adjoining states (such as Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, etc) and national travel including Orlando, Florida,  Las Vegas, Nevada,  and or Louisville, Kentucky.  The tryouts will be held during the NBU Skills Training Sessions this week Thursday and Friday (May 30th and 31st), Please note your child is only required to attend one session for the try-outs, and may attend either Thursday or Friday

Day                                 Grades                      Time
Thursday, May 30     3rd - 12th Grades      5:00pm to 7:00pm
Friday, May 30     3rd - 12th Grades       5:00pm to 7:00pm

The tryouts will be held in the gym at the CSO Sports Multiplex located at 1301 E. 47th street in Chicago. Although there are two different days in which your child may tryout for a team, he/she is only required to attend one session to be evaluated. There is plenty of parking in the lot of the CSO facility. If you are currently on the 2019 NBU Spring travel team, you have already earned a spot on the summer travel team and there is no requirement for you to try out.

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 following link provided below (please note that the link will direct you to an NBU Skills Training for $30 and will be displayed as such). Payment of the tryout fee is required to confirm your child's participation in the tryout.

The travel team rosters will be announced via email by Monday June 3, 2019. In the email you will also be provided all of the pertinent information regarding the season, including the tournament schedule, practice schedules, coach assignments, team fees, expectations, etc.  You will then have until Wednesday June 5, 2019 to confirm or accept your child's spot on the team. The season will officially begin with team practices on Monday June 17, 2019 and will operate until August 9, 2019.

It is anticipated that the travel team fee will be approximately $650 per child and will include two travel team practices per week, unlimited attendance at the NBU Skills Training Sessions (offered daily Monday thru Friday), and participation in a minimum of four to six tournaments or more in an around the greater Chicagoland area, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, Nevada, Florida and or Kentucky. There is an additional uniform fee of $175 which includes one NBU reversible uniform, hooded shooting shirt and team backpack.The season will operate from June 17 to August 9, 2019 with all games and tournaments played on Saturday and or Sundays. 


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 have your information and there is no need to complete the form. However, please let us know via email that your child is planning to tryout for a team or 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!

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