Baillie McGirk Commits to Michigan Tech University!

Shout out to Heat Varsity Elite player Baillie McGirk (Lutheran High) for verbally committing to accept an academic and athletic scholarship to NCAA-Div 2 Michigan Tech University! Baillie is Point Guard/Shooting Guard that has great ball handling abilities who rarely turns the ball over. Has top speed that will blow by most defenders in the open floor to get easy transition points. Baillie has a great first step to break down defenders to knock down her patented pull up jumper of can drive all the way to the hoop with ease. Currently Baillie is undecided in her major while playing basketball.

Great Job Baillie, all Heat Coaches, Players, Parents, Fans, and Alumnae are proud of you!

Baillie McGirk Commits to Michigan Tech University!

Shout out to Heat Varsity Elite player Baillie McGirk (Lutheran High) for verbally committing to accept an academic and athletic scholarship to NCAA-Div 2 Michigan Tech University! Baillie is Point Guard/Shooting Guard that has great ball handling abilities who rarely turns the ball over. Has top speed that will blow by most defenders in the open floor to get easy transition points. Baillie has a great first step to break down defenders to knock down her patented pull up jumper of can drive all the way to the hoop with ease. Currently Baillie is undecided in her major while playing basketball.

Great Job Baillie, all Heat Coaches, Players, Parents, Fans, and Alumnae are proud of you!

Ellie Welsh Commits To Michigan Tech University!

Shout out to Heat Varsity Elite player Ellie Welsh (Hononegah High) for verbally committing to accept an academic and athletic scholarship to NCAA-Div 2 Michigan Tech University! Ellie is blue collar, glue player that sets the tempo of any team. Ellie can guard anyone at any position and will constantly out work them, she is the type of player that just quit. On top of her work ethic, Ellie can flat out shoot the ball! Just when you think she is going to shoot another 3 pointer, she will take you all the way to the rim! Ellie will be pursuing a major in Neuroscience and Psychology while playing basketball.

Great Job Ellie, all Heat Coaches, Players, Parents, Fans, and Alumnae are proud of you!

Ellie Welsh Picks Up Basketball Offer!

Shout out to Heat Varsity Elite player Ellie Welsh (Hononegah High) for picking up a Div 2 offer from Michigan Tech University! Ellie is blue collar, glue player that sets the tempo of the team. Ellie can guard anyone at any position and will constantly out work them. On top of her work ethic, Ellie can flat out shoot the ball! Just when you think she is going to shoot another 3 pointer, she will take you all the way to the rim! Great Job Ellie and keep up the hard work as the beginning of the high school season approaches!

Madison Davis Picks Up First D1 Offer!

Shout out to Madison Davis(Rockford Lutheran) for picking up her 1st D1 offer from NIU as a Sophomore! Madison, Class of 2018 Shooting Guard has positioned herself as one of the top shooters in the Midwest. Since the final NCAA Live period at the end of September, she has caught a lot of attention at the D1 level. If you have not heard her name before, get ready, there will be a lot in store for her!

Great Job Madison! Keep up the hard work!

Rockford Heat Roster Openings

Rockford Heat still has openings at the following grades:

2nd/3rd Grade Boys-Coach Hare

5th/6th Grade Girls-Coach Proper

6th/7th Grade Boys-Coach Calvert

8th Grade Boys-Coach Box

If you are interested in a spot on a team, please contact John Penney ASAP! The winter session runs until the end of February.

Ashlei Lopez Selected as USJN Pool All Star!

Shout out to Rockford Heat Elite Player Ashlei Lopez for being selected as a USJN Pool All Star from last weekend at the Elite Oktoberfest tourney in Waukegan/Pleasant Prairie. Ashlei is a Class of 2017 PG/Shooting Guard from Rockford Lutheran High School that has shown she is one of the top players in the Midwest. While her shooting abilities will impress, Ashlei has elite level ball handling and a very high IQ for the game.

College Coaches will want to take note, Ashlei already has one Div 1 offer and her stock is rising daily. If Ashlei is not on your watch/offer list, you will want to get in contact ASAP!

You can view the full list of Pool All Stars here: http://usjn.com/xtm_post_event_allstar_new.php?which=336

Great Job, Keep up the hard work!

Rockford Heat Launches Tournaments!

Rockford Heat is excited to announce that we will now start to host events locally in the winter and summer. Our first event will be held on February 21st, 2016. Please feel free to pass along to anyone that may be interested. We have already locked down fantastic facilities and will hold top notch events at a very affordable price.

http://www.rockfordheat.com/tournaments.html

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John Penney

Rockford Heat Basketball

Club Director-Coach

Cell 815-871-4112

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"Basketball takes a huge commitment, no body rolls out of bed one day with a great crossover or a beautiful jumpshot! It takes hours and hours worth of practice on your own, outside of team practice."

Madison Davis Selected as USJN Pool All Star!

Shout out to Rockford Heat Elite Player Madison Davis for being selected as a USJN Pool All Star from last weekend at the Elite Oktoberfest tourney in Waukegan/Pleasant Prairie. Madison is a Class of 2018 Shooting Guard from Rockford Lutheran High School that has shown she is one of the best shooters in the Midwest. While her shooting abilities will impress, Madison is not afraid to slash to the hoop or get an easy put back around the rim! Great Job Madison, Keep up the Hard Work!

You can view the full list of Pool All Stars here: http://usjn.com/xtm_post_event_allstar_new.php?which=336

College Coaches, if Madison is not on your list yet, you will want to get in contact ASAP!