Spring Showcase

Dates: March 18th, 2018
Price: $95.00
Location: Moraine Valley Community College (Palos Hills, IL)
Contact/Director: Dan Gibbs - hoopmountain.dgibbs@gmail.com or (630)539-2100

The Spring Showcase College Exposure Event in Palos Hills, IL is a one day event for high schoolers to play in three games, skill stations, and drills all in front of college coaches. College coaches from all across the Midwest will be in attendance as well as scouting services. There will be scholarship and non-scholarship level college coaches present at the exposure showcase. Evaluations on each player will be sent to every Div. 1 program in the country, as well as every other level college program. 

Each player will play in three games as well as drills and skill stations. Players will be given a jersey with a number on it, so college coaches can easily identify each player and be able to recruit them. Players will get to be coached by current college coaches who will be on our showcase staff. The showcase is open to seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshman. 

Every year our showcase exposure camp draws players from all across Midwest and beyond. Our past showcases have drawn players from more than twenty states all across the nation, from Massachusetts to California. Past showcase participants have gone on earn basketball scholarships to NCAA Div. 1 schools such as Illinois, Indiana, USC, Purdue, Northwestern, DePaul, and many others. As well as go on to play at NCAA Div. 2, Div. 3, Junior College, and NAIA schools across the country.        

Hoop Mountain has been running elite exposure events since 1985. You can get further information below in the tabs and register with the blue button below.  

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More Details

Showcase Features

  • Play in 3 exposure games, skill work, and drills all in front of college coaches and scouting services
  • Free evaluation report sent to every college program in the country
  • Open to 9th-12th graders, plus players with college eligibility left
  • Complimentary optional recruitment seminar for parents from a former Div. 1 coach during warm-ups
  • All games filmed for college coaches viewing
  • Free Hoop Mountain t-shirt for each player
  • Recruitment seminar for players 
  • Free admission for all spectators
  • Team pricing available, contact us at hoopmountain.dgibbs@gmail.com or (630)539-2100 for rates
  • Highlight video option with all your best plays from the event
  • Ability to get recruited right at the showcase

Pricing

Early Bird Price: $95 (by March 1st) 

Normal Price: $110

Highlight Tape: $50

Highlight Tape on DVD: $20

Highlight Video

For $50 players can get a video of their best plays from the event with music and their information. The video will be put on YouTube for easy viewing. The video will be sent to every college program in the country as well as you. For more information on the highlight videos, visit our video page. Your highlight video on a DVD can also be purchased on the video page. For an extra $20 you can get the video on DVD sent to you in addition to the video being on YouTube. 

Coaches At Past Events

Sample of colleges at recent Hoop Mountain Midwest events. Each year our showcase draws college coaches from all across the Midwest and beyond. 

  • Alma College
  • Ancilla College
  • Anderson University 
  • Ashford University 
  • Assumption College
  • Augustana College
  • Aurora University
  • Beloit College
  • Benedictine University
  • Blackburn College
  • Blackhawk College
  • Cardinal Stritch
  • Carroll University
  • Carthage College
  • Cincinnati Christian University
  • Clarke College
  • Coe College
  • College of DuPage
  • Concordia University Chicago
  • Cornell College
  • Daley College
  • Danville College
  • DePauw University
  • Dominican University
  • Earlham College
  • East-West University 
  • Edgewood College
  • Elgin Community College
  • Elmhurst College
  • Fontbonne University
  • Goshen College
  • Governors State University
  • Grinnell College
  • Harper College
  • Hillsdale College
  • Holy Cross College
  • Hope College
  • Illinois-Springfield
  • Illinois Tech
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Indiana-Kokomo
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Judson University
  • Kankakee Community College
  • Kishwaukee College
  • Knox College
  • Lake Forest College
  • Lakeland University
  • Lawrence University
  • Lewis University
  • Lindenwood Belleville
  • Loras College
  • Madison College
  • Manchester University
  • Marian University
  • McHenry County College
  • Michigan-Dearborn 
  • Millikin University
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • Monmouth College
  • Morton College
  • Mount Mercy University
  • North Central College
  • Northland College
  • North Park University
  • Oakton Community College 
  • Olivet Nazarene University 
  • Piedmont College
  • Quincy University 
  • Ripon College
  • Rockford University
  • Rock Valley College
  • Roosevelt University
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
  • Sauk Valley Community College
  • Silver Lake College
  • Simpson College
  • Southeast Illinois College
  • St. Ambrose University
  • St. Cloud State
  • St. John's University
  • St. Mary's University
  • St. Norbert College
  • St. Xavier University
  • Trinity International University
  • Truman College
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Dubuque
  • University of Missouri St. Louis
  • University of St. Francis
  • Upper Iowa University
  • Waldorf College
  • Wartburg College
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Waubonsee Community College
  • Webster University
  • Wheaton College
  • Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Wisconsin-Parkside
  • Wisconsin-Stout
  • Wisconsin-Superior
  • Wisconsin-Whitewater

Showcase Alumni

Past Hoop Mountain Midwest showcase players have gone on to play at the following schools:

Division 1

  • Barret Benson - Northwestern University 
  • Joey Coffaro - University of South Florida 
  • Grant Gelon - Indiana University
  • Eugene German - Northern Illinois University 
  • Chad Hudson - IUPUI
  • Jordan Kedrowski - Ball State
  • John Konchar - IPFW
  • Joey Lane - Ohio State
  • Jalen Morgan - Western Illinois 
  • Malik Osborne - Rice University 
  • PJ Pipes - Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • Tyrone Powell - Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • Christian Romine - Illinois State
  • Grant Sinn - IUPUI
  • Tyler Streeter - Morgan State 
  • Jake Wolfe - Lipscomb University 

Division 2

  • Derrick Faulkner - Illinois-Springfield 
  • Kyle Flanagan - Wisconsin-Parkside
  • Bennett Fuzak - Union University
  • Chandler Fuzak - West Texas A&M
  • Anton Ivy - University of Charleston 
  • Jacob Jobe - Quincy University 
  • Riley Keckeisen - Wisconsin-Parkside 
  • Jake Reinhart - Lewis University 
  • Zachary Rzewnicki - St. Thomas Aquinas College
  • Darrick Scott - Chardon State College
  • Mike Shepski - Bemidji State University 
  • Gable Smith - Minnesota-Crookston 
  • Brandon Trimble - Wisconsin-Parkside 

Division 3

  • Jonathan Bailey - Benedictine University 
  • Kendall Bailey - Aurora University 
  • Marin Bandalo - Dominican University 
  • Ryan Barker - Loras College
  • Brandon Barlow - Illinois College
  • Kyle Beyak - Wisconsin-Oshkosh 
  • Kenny Bogus - Benedictine University 
  • Colin Bomstad - Elmhurst College
  • Griffin Boehm - Grinnell College
  • Colin Bonnett - Illinois Wesleyan University 
  • Matt Brachmann - Elmhurst College
  • Zachary Branch - North Central College 
  • Jalen Brooks - St. Norbert College 
  • James Callegari - Manchester University 
  • Matt Cappelletti - North Central College
  • Parker Carlsen - St. Norbert College
  • Vinny Cincotta - St. Norbert College 
  • Andrew Clark - Illinois College
  • Matt Conrad - Aurora University 
  • Jared Crutcher - Loras College
  • Milton Cummings - Wisconsin-La Crosse 
  • Vinny Curta - Grinnell College
  • Cornell Davis - Cornell College
  • Luke DeHahn - Trine University 
  • JT Dietz - Benedictine University 
  • Kyle Domark - Lakeland University 
  • Garrett Duffin - Lakeland University 
  • Garret Fant - Aurora University 
  • Zach Fisher - Millikin University 
  • Quentin Forberg - Illinois Tech
  • Wade Fox - MacMurray College
  • Drew Fredrickson - Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • Capriest Gardner - Illinois Tech
  • Dakota Gette - Aurora University 
  • Logan Goss - Concordia University Wisconsin 
  • Scott Gustafson - Lake Forest College
  • Brett Hanson - Wisconsin-Stout
  • Jonathan Helton - Transylvania University 
  • Jason Hines - North Park University 
  • Daniel Hoekstra - Illinois Wesleyan University 
  • Damon Hoffman - Rockford University 
  • Austin Holman - Monmouth College 
  • Brad Hund - Cornell College
  • Jeremy Ireland - Elmhurst College
  • Wylie Jackson - Concordia University Chicago  
  • Jordan Johnson - Concordia University Wisconsin 
  • Tucker Knox - University of Rochester 
  • Jake Ktsanes - Lake Forest College 
  • Ethan Larson - Hope College 
  • Jared Lenoir - St. John's University 
  • Malachi Luster - Monmouth College
  • Trey Mack - University of St. Thomas
  • Matt Mahlke - DePauw University 
  • Deandre Manuel - Blackburn College
  • Nolan Maresch - Edgewood College 
  • Mason Materna - Lawrence University 
  • Peyton McCubbin - MacMurray College
  • Luke McDermott - Lake Forest College
  • Robert McGivney - Hope College
  • Stefan Meccia - Eureka College
  • Jacob Miller - Edgewood College
  • Chandler Mynhier - Manchester University
  • Terek Nesheim - Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Mike Ottusch - Case Western Reserve University 
  • Rasim Prasovic - Dominican University 
  • Angel Ramirez - Knox College
  • Ryan Ricken - Knox College
  • Brice Robinson - Illinois Wesleyan University 
  • Max Scholle - Illinois Wesleyan University 
  • Alex Schmitt - Dominican University 
  • Chrsitian Schultz - Central College 
  • Josh Schumacher - Dominican University 
  • Carl Singletary - Iowa Wesleyan University 
  • Dylan Smith - MacMurray College 
  • Jackson Smith - Dominican University 
  • Max Stutsman - Illinois College
  • Walter Taylor - Benedictine University 
  • Hank Thomas - Eureka College
  • Samp Toporski - Defiance College
  • Tyraze Turner - Blackburn College
  • Collin Uveges - Wheaton College
  • Khali Valrie - North Central University 
  • Bailey Vance - Aurora University 
  • Lane Von Ruedden - Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Doug Wallen - Illinois Wesleyan University 
  • Jordan Williams - Iowa Wesleyan University 
  • Wynston Wright - University of Dubuque

NAIA

  • Adam Alexander - Roosevelt University
  • Dakota Bennington - Olivet Nazarene University 
  • Max Bisesi - Roosevelt University 
  • LJ Booth - Valley City State University 
  • Erik Bowen - Grace College
  • Allias Burnett - Peru State College 
  • Stephen Calhoun - Indiana University-Kokomo
  • Ryan Cicenas - St. Xavier University 
  • Canaan Coffey - Indiana Wesleyan University 
  • Dakota Corbin - Union College
  • Seth Cox - Union College
  • Khalen Davis - Governors State University 
  • Beau Dedmond - Indiana University-Kokomo 
  • Anthony Diaz - Calumet College of St. Joseph 
  • Dallis Flowers - Robert Morris-Chicago 
  • Cameron Graves - Lawrence Technological University 
  • Arthur Haggard - Wilberforce University 
  • Joseph Ingersoll - Taylor University 
  • Xavier Johnson - Clarke University 
  • Caleb Kizer - Lawrence Technological University 
  • Nick Macon - Warner University 
  • Eddie McElrath - Judson University 
  • Larry Motuzis - St. Xavier University 
  • Cedric Payne - Judson University    
  • DIAngelo Perry - Roosevelt University 
  • Kyle Rohr - St. Ambrose University 
  • Tyson Schumpert - Indiana University-East
  • Pat Skrine - Holy Cross College
  • Nate Spanos - St. Xavier University 
  • Daymeann Stewart - University of Jamestown 
  • Matt Strong - Olivet Nazarene University 
  • Shakur Triplett - Ashford University 
  • Chris Turner - Robert Morris-Chicago
  • Jacob Tuttle - Olivet Nazarene University 
  • JT Whitaker - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 
  • Mark Winston - Judson University 
  • Bryce Witzman - North Central University 
  • Jonny Wolf - William Woods University 

NJCAA

  • Maurice Allen - Columbus State Community College
  • Khairi Bell - Kankakee Community College
  • Troy Burrows - John Wood Community College
  • Adam Clark - Black Hawk College
  • Courtese Cooper - Triton College
  • Jovan Embry - West Hills College-Coalinga
  • Jeremiah Fleming - East Central University
  • Connor Fuller - Black Hawk College
  • Micaiah Hill - Harper College
  • Jordan Horath - Kishwaukee College
  • Robert Howard Jr. - Shawnee Community College 
  • Tajuan Johnson - Kaskaskia College 
  • Jovan Jokic - College of Lake County
  • Nate Lee - Southwestern Community College 
  • Antowine Locke - Des Moines Area Community College
  • Ethan Lurquin - Madison College
  • Winslow Martin - Southeast Illinois College 
  • Tanner McFall - Wabash Valley College
  • Roi'yell Nesbitt - Olney Central College 
  • Jarret Olson - Parkland College 
  • Jamal Parks - Vincennes University 
  • Marcus Pugh-Embrey - College of DuPage
  • Steven Rockingham - South Suburban College 
  • DeTario Scott - Dakota College at Bottineau
  • Caleb Siler - Elgin Community College 
  • Izaya Sims - North Iowa Community College
  • DeMonte Sims - Illinois Valley Community College 
  • Namon Smith - Daley College
  • Alijah Thomas - Southwestern Community College
  • Javier Villanueva - Harry Truman College
  • Noah Whalen - Jamestown Community College

Midwest Hoops Spotlight

Each player will get a free recruitment profile Midwest Hoops Spotlight website. Players will also have the chance to make MHS's prestigious showcase Top 20 Player List as well as their Midwest player rankings. 

MHS will also write a scouting report on each player and send it out to every college program in the country. Players scouting reports will be featured on their Midwest Hoops Spotlight profile. 

Players who get a highlight video at the showcase will have it featured on their profile. Below is an example of what your profile will look like. 

Sign Up Via Mail

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Event Location

The showcase will be located on the campus of Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, IL. It is located in the Chicago southwest suburbs. The facility has a state of the art three court gym that just opened in 2014. 

 

Times

Check-In: 11:15am-11:45am

Basketball Activity: 11:45am-4:00pm