Welcome to the Home of the Riverside Brookfield Basketball Program!
The entire 2021 Summer Shootout will be broadcast on Baller TV
"Championship Effort Is The Only Effort Accepted Here "Please check back regularly for updates on Schedules, Games, Program News, Alumni, Junior Bulldog Program and anything and everything related to Riverside Brookfield Basketball:
19th Annual Summer Shootout Schedule Released for June 17-18-19 The Riverside Brookfield Summer Shootout has long been known as the best summer event in the state of Illinois. This year it is once again a NCAA Division 1 Live Event and will feature 72 of the top teams in Illinois. Last year over 250 college coaches attended the event.
Congratulations to Coach Reingruber Named 2022 Illinois Basketball Coaches Association District Coach Of The Year! Congratulations to Coach Reingruber for being named an Illinois Basketball Coaches Association District 8 Coach of the Year for 4A. The Bulldogs had a tremendous season, finishing 23-6 overall, 11-1 in the conference, winning the Metro Suburban Conference Championship. The Bulldogs also won the Class 4A Regional Championship for the 3rd consecutive season. Coach Reingruber has been lucky to win this prestigious award 3 times in his 5 years as a head coach. He will be honored at a banquet at Illinois State University in Bloomington, IL on April 30th..
Bulldogs lose tough one to Whitney Young in Sectional Semifinal, finish season 23-6 The Bulldogs lost a tightly contested match-up to #1 seed Whitney Young High School Tuesday night, falling to the Dolphins 64-54 in a tightly contested game. The loss ended the season for the Bulldogs, who finished with a conference record of 11-1 and an overall record of 23-6. It was a great year for the team, as the Bulldogs finished the year in sole possession of first place in conference, and won a regional title in one of the toughest 4A Sectionals in state. Thank you to the coaches, players, parents, and fans for another terrific season. A special thank you goes out to seniors Joevonn McCottry, DaMahrion Murrell, Cory Baker, Brady Vaia, JP Hanley, Joe Gilhooley, Victor Juister and Eddie Melidis. The RB basketball class of 2022 truly are special young men and embody everything the Bulldog program is looking for on and off the court. We thank them for their example and the commitment they gave to the program the past 4 years.
Bulldogs beat Oak Park River Forest and claim 2022 Regional Championship! The Bulldogs won a Regional Championship Friday Night, hanging on to beat a tough Oak Park Fiver Forest team 67-62. The Dogs were lead by senior Joe Gilhooley, who led all scorers with 24 points. Sophomore Will Gonzalez added 14, and seniors Joevonn McCottry and JP Hanley chipped in 12 and 10 points, respectively. Clutch free throw shooting down the stretch helped seal the victory. The Bulldogs went 15-16 from the line in the 4th quarter. Congrats to Coach Reingruber, the players and their families on winning the Regional! The Bulldogs return to the court next Tuesday, March 1st, when they take on #1 seed Whitney Young at Proviso West High School in the sectional semi-final. Hope to see you there for a 7:00 PM tip!
Total team effort helps Bulldogs to victory over Proviso West in Game 1 of State Tournament. The Bulldogs won their opening game of the state tournament with a convincing 78-62 victory over Proviso West. It was a total team effort, as Joevonn McCottry, JP Hanley, and Arius Alijosius all tied for the team lead in scoring with 17 points apiece. Senior Joe Gilhooley chipped in 12 points and 8 rebounds. The Bulldogs will play for a Regional Championship Friday Night against crosstown rival Oak Park River Forest. RB is hosting the regional game at home, and tipoff is schedule for 7:00 PM. Come out and support the Bulldogs in what promises to be an exciting and electric atmosphere!
Bulldogs get revenge against Aurora Christian, finish season in sole possession of 1st place in Metro Suburban Blue The Bulldogs beat Aurora Christian 67-47, avenging a loss from earlier this season. With the victory, the Bulldogs improved to 11-1 in league play and clinched sole possession of first place in the Metro Suburban South! The 20 point victory brought the Bulldogs regular season record to 21-5 heading into the playoffs next week. Senior JP Hanley led the Dogs with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Fellow senior Joevonn McCottry chipped in 14 points and played stellar defense throughout the game. The Bulldogs next take the court on Wednesday, February 23rd, for a 6:00 PM home tipoff against Proviso West in the first game of the playoffs.
RB Bulldogs Basketball Named One of the Top 15 Winningest Basketball Programs of the Decade! Congratulations to all players, coaches, parents, and everyone else involved in making the Riverside Brookfield Basketball program one of the Top 15 winningest basketball programs of the decade according to the Chicago Sun Times. It is a tremendous honor for our program! Read more about it here