Welcome to the Premier elementary basketball league in the city of Chicago. Started in 1977, The St. Columbanus Elementary Basketball League grows annually. For the 2014-15 season more than 100 programs registered to participate. When league play begins on Friday, December 5, at 5pm, close to eighty teams would have successfully made it through the rigorous registration process to make it into the LEAGUE.
This league is open to any Catholic, public, Charter or private school who wishes to participate. The league is unique in that it also includes an All-star break, and playoff/championship series played offsite at a high gym to accommodate the many fans wishing to see Chicago's most talented up and coming players.. This year our plan it to partner with an area college to give our young athletes the opportunity to see themselves playing at a higher level.
All K-2nd grade teams receive a participation plaque and individual medals. All teams in grades 3rd-8th, finishing in 1st-2nd place, receive team and individual awards, all teams in 3rd-8th grade go to the playoffs. All games are refereed by IHSA officials. Please click the appropriate link below to sign your team up today!