Join our middle school program and let our dedicated coaches push you to be the best athlete you can be. Train, condition, and prepare yourself for your future with the game.
Middle School Program
Train Like A Champion
Unleash the best athlete you can be
The Middle School Program is designed for 6th through 8th graders looking to learn the ins and outs of the game. The athletes will be trained in multiple skills as well as focusing on one to two specific position(s) that suite them. They will be taught overarching game knowledge as well as execution of core skills and techniques. Athletes will get to display their skills in tournaments around the area as well as an out of town travel tournament(8th Only). Athletes will have the opportunity to try out for a spot to be taken to a national tournament. Our middle school program also offers strength training, vertical training, and conditioning throughout the entire season.
Practice Days & Times
Everyone (First Two Months)/Early Wave:
Holidays & Breaks
- 11/24 & 11/25 (Thanksgiving)
- 12/21-1/2 (Winter Break)
Why The Tryout in March?
Middle School Program (12U-14U)
- September - March
What is covered:
- Practice fees
- Tournament fees
- Coaching fees
- 2 practice shirts
- 2 uniforms
- Athletic Bag
- Warm-up top
- Warm-up pants
Fall/Winter Season (Sept - March)
- $500 commitment deposit due 24 hours after accepting offer
- 2nd payment - due in Sept
- 3rd payment - due in Oct
- 4th payment - due in Nov
Spring Season (April - June)
- $450 commitment deposit due 24 hours after accepting offer
- $400 payment - Due Apr 15th
- $250 payment - Due May 15th (National Only)
Date & Time:
AcceptanceTryout results are posted the night of tryouts on our website and emailed the following day. Athletes will be asked to accept or decline their position in our program. An acceptance is an agreement to participate and pay in full for the entire season.
If you have an outstanding balance from the previous season, you will not be able to participate until balance is paid.
SYLVIA AND BEN R. STEIN SOCIAL CENTER
1150 N River Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016