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Region B Senior Basketball

What Is Basketball?

Basketball Facts

One of the most popular sports in Illinois, basketball provides competition for both teams and individuals. Five-on-five team competition is available in Junior, High School and Senior Male (Coed) and Senior Female age groups. Individuals can compete in the Basketball Individual Skills Competition to develop basic basketball skills. Events include the Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble and Spot Shot events.

Athletes in Illinois who participate in team competition, compete locally at a Region Qualifying event. Individual Skills participants also compete locally in Region Qualifying events. Teams or individuals who win a gold medal are eligible to advance to the State Basketball Championships held in Normal in March.

Basketball Events Offered in Illinois

  • 5-on-5 Team Competition – Junior, High School and Senior age groups

Developmental Events

  • Individual Skills Competition – Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble, Spot Shot

Competition Information

All Special Olympics Illinois basketball competitions abide by IHSA rules. Any modifications to these rules done by Special Olympics Illinois can be found in the linked rules interpretation.

Special Olympics Illinois Basketball Rule Interpretations

Final Senior Divisions

Division I
Game Location: Prospect High School
Divisions II
Game Location: Deerfield High School
Division III
Game Location: Prospect High School
NSSRALITTLE CITY BLUEWARREN RED
MNASR WHITEEVANSTON 3PIONEER CENTER HAWKS
ORCHARD VILLAGESRACLC REDNORTHERN LIGHTS
NWSRA YELLOWWOLVES WHITE
Division IV
Game Location: Prospect High School
Division V
Game Location: Deerfield High School
Division VI
Game Location: Prospect High School
SRSNLC COMETSSRACLC SILVERNWSRA WHITE
LAMBS FARM RAMSNISRA GOLDWARREN GOLD
MNASR GREYEVANSTON 2NISRA TEAL
NSSRA BLACKNISRA SILVERLITTLE CITY GREEN 
Division VII
Game Location: Deerfield High School
Division VIII
Game Location: Deerfield High School
Division IX
Game Location: Deerfield High School
LAMBS FARM STAMPEDENWSRA GOLDSRSNLC ALL STARS
NWSRA BLACKNISRA WHITEMNASR PURPLE
WOLVES GOLDKILEY CENTERNSSRA GREEN 
NISRA PURPLE 
Division X
Game Location: Deerfield High School
EVANSTON 1
SRACLC BLACK
WOLVES BLUE
NISRA BLACK

Facility Information

Deerfield High School: Utilizing Fieldhouse and Main Gym. Enter through the Athletic Door
Prospect High School: Utilizing Auxiliary Gym, Fieldhouse and Main Gym. Enter through the Athletic Door

Event Schedule

Deerfield High School Schedule

Prospect High School Schedule

Volunteer Information

Please check back closer to the event for more information.

Equipment

Water Bottles and Practice Basketballs

Awards

Awards will be presented on the courts after the a divisions respective gold/silver or bronze/4th place game.

Concessions & Souvenirs

Concessions and Souvenirs will be sold at both sites.

Supporting Documents

2024 Special Olympics Illinois Region B Senior Basketball Final Results – 1/24/24

2024 Special Olympics Illinois Region B Senior Basketball Final Division Results – 1/24/24

Who We Are

Special Olympics is a global organization that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sport, every day around the world.  Special Olympics Illinois is a not-for-profit organization offering year-round training and competition in 18 sports for more than 23,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and 13,000 Young Athletes ages 2-7 with and without intellectual disabilities.  Special Olympics transforms the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, allowing them to realize their full potential in sports and in life.  Special Olympics programs enhance physical fitness, motor skills, self-confidence, social skills and encourage family and community support.

Date

Jan 21 2024
Expired!

Time

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cost

Free

Location

Deerfield High School
1959 Waukegan Road, Deerfield, IL 60015

Location 2

Prospect High School
801 W Kensington Rd. Mt Prospect, IL 60056
Michelle Mark

Organizer

Michelle Mark
Phone
331-205-8995
Email
mmark@soill.org
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