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Posted On: 07/6/18 9:36 AM


The Run 4 the Roses Tournament held at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville from July 5th -8th features many of the top AAU Illinois teams and players competing on a national stage.

With over 200 college coaches in attendance and a facility that houses over 75 courts and more than 150 teams playing at one time , this is one of the premier events in the country for Girls Basketball .

Below are a list of teams from Illinois that will be competing this weekend along with a few players who will be using this event to spring board into the next stage of their recruiting process. We will be covering the event and publishing a comprehensive summary of how these teams and players fared once the event is over.

Players to Watch 

While there are many players who are looking to rise their stock at this event . We will be looking closely at the following players

NIkki McDonald 5'11 Lincolnway Xplosion/Class of 2019  17U: A dual threat who can in the post and from the perimeter. McDonald will look to help lead her Xplosion team deep into to this tournament.

Kathryn Schmidt

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