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Illinois Team Entered

By Tom Rogers, 11/17/15, 10:00AM CST


1st Time Ever

St. Rita, Chicago, IL. has accepted an invitation to participate in our 2015 58th Annual Whataburger Basketball Tournament. This will be the first time ever for an Illinois team to play as the IHSAA is allowing their teams to travel nationally since last year.

St. Rita of Cascia High School is an authorized  Catholic preparatory school in the Archdiocese of Chicago located on the southwest side of the city. for young men founded in 1905 with over 24,000 graduates. The school encourages participation at all levels including clubs, bands, athletics, and intramurals in one or more of St. Rita's 16 sport athletic programs. Many of St. Rita's athletes have gone on to the professional ranks most recently Mike Kafka (Phila Eagles) and Ryan Donohue (Det Lions). Other alumni include from the rock group, The Doors.