Illinois lady lightining


Preparing Girls Basketball Players for the Next Level for over 20 years.

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Illinois Lady Lightning was founded in 2001 and has since been one of the premier girls basketball clubs in Illinois.  We offer high-level basketball training for youth and high school players seeking to play at the next level. Whether you’re just starting out or seeking a college scholarship, Illinois Lady Lightning is committed to helping you achieve your goals.

We have teams available for any skill level from beginner to elite.  Our youth program begins at 3rd grade.  Have questions?  Click the contact us button below!

Youth Team Tryouts 2023/2024 Fall & Winter

Tryouts have concluded for the 2023-2024 Fall Winter Season.

We still have a few spot available for the 3rd - 6th Grade Teams. 

Missed Tryouts or Have Questions?
Contact – Mike Seberger 847-650-2682 or at

High School Fall Camp/2024 High School Tryout

Interested in playing for Lady Lightning Select40 and BlueStar teams in Spring/Summer 2024?
We utilize this session as an early tryout.
Current 8th Graders will be able to tryout for Select 40/Bluestar Teams in Spring 2024.
Select 40 has gained a reputation over the past few years and is a must see on college coaches schedules.
Camp has sold you, please contact Mike Seberger if you are interested in playing in Spring/Summer 2024


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2022 Fall/Winter Tryouts now open.

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High School

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Skills Academy & Training

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Illinois Lady Lightning youth teams compete in suburban Chicago leagues and local and regional tournaments suitable for the level of play. High school teams compete in Nike Tournament of Champions, USJN events, Select 40 and other regional and national tournaments. Lady Lightning is a BlueStar Travel program.

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