Western Canada’s only EYBL Champions League Team

VK Basketball stands out as the sole team from Western Canada in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) Champions League, positioning it uniquely alongside the East Coast’s Kia Nurse Elite as the only other Canadian participant. This inclusion marks a significant achievement that highlights VK Basketball’s effective training programs and the robust support system that prepares athletes for top-level competition.

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the EYBL Champions League is the pinnacle of North American youth basketball, drawing top teams that compete for a chance at the Nike Nationals. Teams are selected based on rigorous criteria, including coaching quality, and program history, ensuring that only the best are chosen.

For VK Basketball, participation in the EYBL is not just about competing in tournaments; it’s an opportunity for athletes to showcase their talents on a national stage, where they are seen by college scouts and compete against the best in their age groups from 15U to 17U. These high-profile events, held across the United States, challenge players to elevate their game and grow both personally and athletically.

VK Basketball’s journey through the EYBL Champions League in 2024 is scheduled as follows:

  • Session 1: April 19-21, Hampton, Virginia
  • Session 2: May 17-19, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Session 3: July 11-15, Louisville, Kentucky

Each of these sessions will host competitions for the U15, U16, and U17 age groups. The journey comes to a close in Chicago, Illinois.

  • Nike Nationals: July 19-22, Chicago, Illinois

This final event gathers the finest young talent under one roof, showcasing the best competition available and offering extensive exposure to college scouts.

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